The IORR Travel Guide
The Rolling Stones European Tour 2003
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Nearest big city
How to get to the city
Landing at Copenhagen Airport :
There´s a direct train connection every 20 minutes to the
Central Station ( Hovedbanegården ).
About 15 minutes. Further information here :
Traintravellers will arrive at the Central Station. Read more here :
Copenhagen Central Station
Norwegian and Polish fans will probably arrive on the ferries from Oslo, Swinoujscie and
Gdansk.. Right in the heart of Copenhagen. Near Nyhavn.
How to get to the venue
Most places in Copenhagen can easily be reached by simply walking around. But we buses,
local trains and even a metro. Check out the ticket-system at
Click on 'tourist'. Be sure to buy a 'discount card' - in Danish iBlåt klippekort'. For 95
DKK you get 10 travels with public transport in the two inner zones ( including 'Parken' ).
These cards cannot be bought in the buses, but you can buy them at stations and in various
Beware that major route-changes are taking place from May 25th. This is very important if
you think you already know the lines to Parken. So you can use the following from the
city-center : Line 1A heading towards 'Hellerup', Line 14 towards 'Svanemøllen' and Line 15
towards 'Ryparken'. Bus nos 3 and 18 are also possible, but not from the city-center. And
do not worry : There are lots of public transport also after the concert.
Almost everybody speaks English in Denmark, so don´t worry about not understanding how to
get to Parken.
shows you how Parken is
situated. Don´t worry. You won´t be late. Except if you´re driving a car to the venue. Like
almost everywhere else parking can cause a problem and may be quite expensive. Take a look
at the official information in English here :
Parken English Guide
First of all you will like to find a place to stay. If you´re on a low budget this is the
place to stay :
It´s decent, clean and only 200 metres away from Parken.
If money isn´t your first concern, then be sure to book this hotel :
It´s situated at the harbour near Nyhavn, the most beautiful part of the city centre - and
you may even walk ( 30 minutes ) to Parken from this hotel. The restaurant there is
excellent. Fans from Norway coming by boat will have to walk only 50 metres from the ferry.
A very fine hotel with a direct bus to Parken ( approx. 40 minutes ) can be found here :
A mid-price hotel situated in what used to be the red-light district can be found here :
This area - Vesterbro/Copenhagen V. - is a very nice place to stay in. Nice restaurants,
bars etc. Almost part of the city center. Direct bus to Parken ( 30 minutes ).
If you´re still not satisfied, then look here :
The Rolling Stones will - if they stay in Copenhagen - most likely stay here :
Just before the concert you may end up here five minutes away from Parken :
McGrath's Irish Pub
This could be the place to meet before the concert.
Or you may want to eat as well close to Parken, then it´s here :
It´s almost impossible to write about resaturants.
Drinking a beer or two can be done everywhere, but a few very good places
have to be mentioned :
Also check out the following address
I Byen - a nice web-site only in
Well, simply see
Meeting place for fans
Tourist attractions and maps can be found on
Tivoli Gardens and Christinia are two very opposite attractions. Read about them and decide
where you want to go. Be sure NOT to miss a small harbour-cruise. All boats can be boarded
For other sightseeing possiblities, please see
Tours in Copenhagen
Other local events
Chris Jagger plays in "Pumpehuset" , Copenhagen" - the very same day as The Stones do their concert in Parken: 13/7 2003. The concert of Chris Jagger (and his group) starts late in the
evening (23.00 local time). Tickets for this concert: 125 danish kr.
Kim Halling Mortensen and
Michael Gorm Nielsen
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of May 2003!
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