Categories: Fountains, Monuments, Tourist Spots
Located on the waterfront of Copenhagen, Gefionspringvandet is the largest and most impressive fountain in the city. Designed by Danish artist Anders Bundgaard and installed in 1908, the fountain was donated by the Carlsberg Foundation in honor of the brewery's 50-year anniversary. Take a closer look at the sculpting, and notice that it depicts the mythical creation story behind the island of Zealand. Here, the goddess Gefjun has turned her four sons into oxen in order to plow the land, after King Gylfi promised to give her whatever territory she was able to plow in one night's time. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Gefionspringvandet by using our Copenhagen itinerary planner.
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Esta situada al lado de la Sirenita. En si la fuente es bonita y gusta de disfrutarla. lo mas interesante es saber el significado de su leyenda.It is located next to the Little Mermaid. If the source is pretty and likes to enjoy it. the most interesting is to know the meaning of his legend.show original
The biggest fountain in Copenhagen, and certainly one of the most beautiful ones as well. The artistic quality of the bronze sculpture of Gefion and the bulls pulling the ploug on top of the fountain ... read more »
muy linda fuente de agua, en un jardin precioso y ordenado cercano a muchos edificios historicos, se recorre en la ruta del bus rojovery nice water fountain, in a beautiful and tidy garden close to many historical buildings, runs in the red bus routeshow original
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