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Grand Day Trip around Copenhagen

  • Ideal for travelers interested in learning about Danish history 
  • Save time by visiting four sites in one day
  • Guided tours of some of Denmark’s most popular castles and a cathedral
Grand Day Trip around Copenhagen
From US$163.15
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8:30 Departure
Tour departs at 8:30am
9:30am Departure
Depart at 9:30am
Embark on a royal tour of Scandinavian castles, a cathedral, and the Viking Ship Museum without planning transport or an itinerary. Leave everything to you your guide, allowing you to travel in comfort across the pretty Danish countryside. Ideal for visitors interested in Danish history, this tour provides a great overview of the country’s past from the Viking era through the Renaissance.
What to Expect
Begin your tour at your hotel in central Copenhagen or the designated departure point across from City Hall. Head out of the city with your small group to visit four grand sites.

See Kronborg Castle, a UNESCO World Heritage Site that fortified the entrance to the Baltic Sea for six centuries. Learn about the castle’s royal history, and how it is tied to Shakespeare’s play, Hamlet.

Visit Frederiksborg Palace, the largest Renaissance castle in Scandinavia.

Move to Roskilde Cathedral, burial spot for numerous Danish kings and queens. Tours between November and March don’t have access to the cathedral interior; visitors will take narrated walk around the structure's exterior instead.

Head back to Copenhagen, passing Danish countryside, for a visit to the Viking Ship Museum. Learn how the Vikings built their ships and ruled the North Atlantic.

Finish the tour at your original departure point.
Write a ReviewReviews (26)

1 - 5 of 26 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Awesome Tour

Peter was our guide and he was very knowledgeable about the history of Denmark! Peter was so kind to drop us off near our dinner place after the tour! Highly recommend this trip to first time visitor to Copenhagen!

Thank MLee1601
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Fantastic day!

We took a large group tour of the areas surrounding Copenhagen with our very friendly and informative guide, Peter. We went to the royal church, the Viking Museum, Kronenburg castle over the course of about eight hours, stopping for lunch in the middle of the...More

1  Thank ajm616
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile
Great visit to two UNESCO Heritage Sites

My guide, Robert, was most hospitable and knowledgeable guiding us on the UNESCO Sites. I learnt so much from his detailed explanations about the history/kings of Denmark and the castles.

1  Thank Joon G
Reviewed 19 May 2018
Very well worth the tour out of the City.

Our guides from Hamlet tour were Michelle and Jorgen. They were extremely knowledgeable and personable about Denmark and it's history. They were very professional and humorous. Michelle picked us up from our Hotel at 7:40 a.m. and we were out the entire day on the...More

2  Thank Rits2211
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile
Wonderful Day Trip!

My husband and I took this tour and the guides were wonderful and very accommodating. They were extremely knowledgeable and had a lot of interesting facts to share throughout the tour. Well worth the $$!

1  Thank 110weekendwarrior
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10 June 2018|
Response from Joon G | Reviewed this property |
More walking than steep stairs. You are expected to walk at each stop and for one of the castles, the bus cannot go up all the way.
11 May 2018|
Response from Rits2211 | Reviewed this property |
Between 5-6 pm