Runde Tårn and its views:
Runde Tårn (Round Tower) from 1642 is situated on Kobmagergade, near Stroget. Actually part of a church, Trinitatis Kirke (Trinity Church), this is Copenhagen´s premier public observation point. There is no elevator, you have to walk upwards through a spiral walkway to get to the outdoor observation point at the top. The entrance is just 25 DKR (2012). Though just 42 m and 9 stories, Runde tårn offers an incredible view over the city and its surroundings.
The observation deck is on the top of Runde Tårn.
The views from Runde Tårn:
Panorama from Runde Taarn. Click on the picture to view a larger version.
Christiansborg, Radisson Scandinavia and St Petri Church.
Blue March sky above the City Hall.
In the background, behind the Royal Theater, you can see Malmö, Sweden, dominated by Turning Torso! To the right is Kronprinsen.
Looking down at Kobmagergade.
Modern highrises in Osterbro. Sweden in the background.
Visitors enjoying the view of Runde Taarn. The entrance fee is only 25 dkr.
The old city center in the foreground and 60s highrises in the background.
Osterbro with Rigshospitalet, the hospital famous from Lars von Trier's early 90s TV show "Riget".
Looking down towards Trinity Church, that is connected to Runde Tårn.
As you can see there are no stairs, it's a plain circular floor that is sloping that leads to the top, where a steep, narrow staircase leads to the top.
Inside Trinitatis Kirke (Trinity Church), the church that is connected to Runde Tårn.