If you're traveling in northern Europe, a car rental in Helsingor allows you to explore the island of Zealand in style. Often called "Elsinore" in English-speaking countries, Helsingor is located on the northeastern coast of Zealand. The city has earned an international reputation for its stunning castle, Kronborg - the setting of William Shakespeare's play, Hamlet.
The name Helsingor is derived from "hals" which translates to "neck" or "narrow straight". The city's name refers to Ore Sound (or, locally, "The Sound") which separates the city of Helsingor from Sweden. Across the sound Helsingborg, a Swedish city connects to Helsingor, Denmark via European route E55, a road which allows travelers to cross into Sweden easily from this coastal city.
While in Helsingor you have the chance to explore and enjoy an assortment of great attractions, landmarks and more. Whether you will be in town for a day or two or plan to stay for a short spell, you'll never tire of the things you can do with your Helsingor rental car.
Kronborg Castle is one such attraction unique to this area. This castle plays an important part in the history of the region, and is impressive to look at! The M/S Maritime Museum is yet another phenomenal attraction not to miss. This museum is one of the newest attractions in the area, but nonetheless enjoyable. Be sure to take your time exploring the many displays that are sure to impress. The Technical Museum of Denmark is another can't miss Helsingor attraction that has lots for you to see and explore as you learn and have an outstanding time.
The Culture Yard is also a wonderful attraction for you to explore, and make sure that you make the short journey to see the beautiful statue of Holger Danske. Church of Saint Mary is one of the premier religious institutions in Helsingor, and very much a worthwhile stop on your agenda. Make sure that you check it out. When it is time to eat, do not miss out on the chance to enjoy an upscale dining experience at the Punjab Restaurant. This restaurant serves a variety of American and Indian food in a pleasing environment.
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