The kingdom of Denmark is the southernmost of the Scandinavian countries and occupies the Jutland Peninsula in north central Europe and the islands of Sjaelland, Funen, Lolland and Falster. It covers just over 43,000 sq. kms, including 480 small islands. The most densely populated area is the capital city of Copenhagen.

The climate is temperate, modified by marine influences and the Gulf Stream. Winters are cold and overcast and summers warm to mild and sunny. Rainfall decreases west to east. Strong winds are not uncommon. Temperatures in Copenhagen vary between 1°C in January and 17°C in August.

Pre-travel Preparation Will Help Protect Your Health While You Are Away

Pre-travel preparation will help keep you safe and healthy while you are away. Please consult the Travel Doctor-TMVC before you travel overseas. We will provide specific recommendations tailored to your itinerary. Our doctors will assess and advise you on your risks, and recommend appropriate vaccination and medication to minimise your risk of becoming seriously unwell on your trip.

Common Medical Conditions

It is recommended to carry a traveller’s medical kit for the self-treatment of common traveller’s ailments such as respiratory or gastric infections.

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