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The Round Tower Lookout Tower – Observatory – Exhibitions – Concerts.One of the best-known and most popular structures in Denmark, the Round Tower has been a distinctive feature of the Copenhagen skyline since 1642. The Tower once soared far above...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Koebmagergade 52A, Copenhagen 1150, Denmark
Indre By (Inner City)
+45 33 73 03 73
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is by far the best value tourist attraction in central Copenhagen. We loved walking up the tower and the views from the top are unparalleled.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 197campbellw
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you are not fit don't do it a hard walk to the top great view when you get there I enjoyed it I used the chc card for my stay a bit pricey if you just pay on the door

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 649colinr
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This popular attraction is easily recognizable with its unique round structure. Historically built as part of an observatory, this tower has a gentle slope to the top, except for the last few steps via a narrow spiraling staircase. Climbing to the top is easy and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank HerbertC249
Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited after pm on a Tuesday night to visit the observatory on top of the tower. It is quite easy to ascend the tower as there are no steps but a ramp all the way up. At the top is a viewing platform and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Taxidevil
Reviewed 5 days ago

First, I loved that to get to the top it was a ramp instead of a tiny spiral staircase (though there is a tiny spiral staircase at the very top - only about 20 steps). The view from the windows going up were wonderful, and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank kaleighn1292
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visited this tower after visiting a few of the other key towers and this was the best of the lot. It's cheap to enter and offers a rather cool way up, instead of steps it is just a rounded slope. The view from the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Alex V
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This tower I feel is under rated I was told to go on a clear day and they were right the view was amazing you can see Sweden and the bridge to join Copenhagen and Sweden. It was like being at the top of the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jambacy
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Do you want to see Copenhagen’s beautiful surroundings and roof tops? Well, then go to see Runde Tårn. Walk the spiral to the top and enjoy the magnificent 360 degrees view of the city. The spiral walk way was originally designed so that the king’s...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ScandinavianWanderer
Reviewed 6 days ago

it is a very nice waking all round up, the view fron the top was great and to all direction. Don't miss to try get in the center of point zero

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank al_argy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely views and easy walk to the top. Highly recommended. We went in the evening and the city with the Cristmas lights was so beautiful.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Indre By (Inner City)
This is the heart of old town Copenhagen, with its
blend of charming old buildings and bold new
architecture, broad avenues and tiny streets as well
as picturesque canals and a modern harbor. The inner
city is home to the Royal Danish Theatre, which
consists of three buildings, two of which are new and
situated on the harbor front. The streets, squares and
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10 January 2017|
Response from Iris P |
21 September - 20 may: daily 10-18 21 may - 20 September: 10- 20 the tower is closed 24 and 25 December and 1 January the observatory is open: October - March, Tuesday and Wednesday 19 - 21
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15 July 2015|
Response from Robert K | Reviewed this property |
Yes, as are wheelchairs and mobility scooters. There is a tight spiral staircase of about a dozen steps at the very top to gain access to the observation deck so you would need to leave the buggy at the top of the ramp.
30 June 2015|
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Response from davesky2677 | Reviewed this property |
You don't need to buy ticket with Copenhagen Card!
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