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Grand Day Trip around Copenhagen

Grand Day Trip around Copenhagen

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It's all castles and cathedrals. Head out of Copenhagen for the day on this guided small-group tour, visiting UNESCO World Heritage-listed Kronborg Castle, the sitting for Shakespeare's Hamlet, and then Frederiksborg Castle, the largest Renaissance-era castle in Scandinavia. After a tour of the fortresses head to stunning Roskilde Cathedral, the burial spot for numerous kings and queens. Finally, finish the tour at the Viking Ship Museum. This small-group tour is limited to just 16 people or fewer.
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  • 8 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$166.64
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$166.64
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Hamlet And Sweden Tour - Two countries in one day !

Hamlet And Sweden Tour - Two countries in one day !

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Visit two countries in one day—and explore castles, cathedrals, skyscrapers, and more—on this tour from Copenhagen. Travel via luxury minibus to Helsingør (Elsinore), where you can visit the UNESCO-listed Kronborg Castle (own expense), immortalized in Shakespeare’s 'Hamlet.' Then, hop on a ferry to Sweden. Enjoy free time to explore the historical university city of Lund, and get to know buzzing Malmö before returning to Copenhagen.
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  • 8 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$137.57
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$137.57

Copenhagen Alternative City Tour

Copenhagen Alternative City Tour

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Get off the beaten path and discover an alternative side to Copenhagen. Visit the achingly hip area of Vesterbro, the Mndenes hjem homeless shelter and the red—not to mention the green—light districts, among other areas including the self-declared "Free State of Christiana." Discover and explore everything from untrammelled working-class districts to neighbourhoods crammed with bearded hipsters.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$24.11
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$24.11

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Alternative Tour Copenhagen

Alternative Tour Copenhagen

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Discover less-visited Copenhagen neighborhoods on this guided tour of the Danish capital. Visit the achingly hip area of Vesterbro, and the red—not to mention the green—light districts, among other areas including the self-declared "Free State of Christiana." Discover and explore everything from untrammeled working-class districts to neighborhoods crammed with bearded hipsters.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$24.11
From
$24.11
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1 Hour Copenhagen Segway Tour

1 Hour Copenhagen Segway Tour

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Save time and foot fatigue on a Segway tour of Copenhagen, zipping between attractions such as the Little Mermaid, Frederik’s Church, and Nyhavn while still enjoying a close up look at these iconic landmarks. Enjoy the more personalized experience of a small-group tour, benefiting from provided headsets to clearly hear insights provided by your guide, and rehydrate with a complimentary beverage at the conclusion of your tour.
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  • 1 hour 15 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$56.65
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$56.65

Must-See Copenhagen Tour: The Untold Stories

Must-See Copenhagen Tour: The Untold Stories

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Learn the untold stories behind top Copenhagen attractions during this guided city tour. In the company of a local guide, get your bearings in the city while exploring places such as the Little Mermaid, the Rosenborg Castle, and the Church of Our Lady with ease. Ideal for first-time visitors, you’ll get an insight into a side of Copenhagen history that most travelers miss.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$19.29
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$19.29

Grand Inner City Tour of Copenhagen

Grand Inner City Tour of Copenhagen

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Enjoy the must-see sights of Copenhagen on a small-group tour of the city limited to 16 people to provide a more intimate sightseeing experience. With a driver and guide, check out attractions like Christiansborg Palace, the Little Mermaid, and Nyhavn, plus enjoy a cruise on the canals.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$161.77
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$161.77

See the Unknown Copenhagen by Bike

See the Unknown Copenhagen by Bike

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If you’ve already seen Copenhagen’s Little Mermaid, Nyhavn and other tourist highlights, discover the hidden side of the city on this bike tour. Hop on a rental bike (own expense) or bring your own, and follow cycle paths around picturesque waterfronts, allotment areas, and other under-the-radar places. See the hand-built huts and gardens of Nokken’s allotments, admire innovative Sluseholmen, and discover other tucked-away haunts.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$52.03
Price varies by group size
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$52.03
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

Copenhagen 3-hour City Highlights Bike Tour

Copenhagen 3-hour City Highlights Bike Tour

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Explore Copenhagen on two wheels with this guided bike tour. Ride through the city to see top sights including The Little Mermaid statue, Rosenborg Castle, and Christiania. Taste traditional cuisine in Torvehallerne, a modern food hall, and learn about Danish culture as you cycle between different neighborhoods and historic landmarks.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$49.86
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$49.86

Withlocals Highlights & Hidden Gems: Best of Copenhagen Private Tour

Withlocals Highlights & Hidden Gems: Best of Copenhagen Private Tour

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Scratch beneath the surface of Copenhagen during this private half-day tour which combines top attractions with hidden gems you might not have found alone, ideal for time-pressed travelers. Learn about the city’s culture, history, and cuisine from your personal local guide and take the opportunity to get personalized recommendations for the rest of your trip.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$31.34
Price varies by group size
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$31.34
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Private Copenhagen City Tour by Car

Private Copenhagen City Tour by Car

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Some group tours can feel impersonal and inflexible. Enjoy a more personal experience, and the flexibility to adapt the itinerary to your interests, on this private guided tour of Copenhagen. Traveling by private car, your guide will take you to see the city's top sites, including the Little Mermaid and Tivoli.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$347.71
Price varies by group size
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$347.71
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Copenhagen 3-Hour Private Bike Tour

Copenhagen 3-Hour Private Bike Tour

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Large group tours can feel impersonal but one this private guided tour of Copenhagen you can enjoy a more tailored experience and, as it is by bicycle, visit places inaccessible to tour buses. Pedal through the city in the company of a guide who takes you to the top sites, as well as a few of their best-loved hidden gems.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$166.75
Price varies by group size
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$166.75
Price varies by group size

Malmö & Lund Tour, Crossing the Bridge to Sweden

Malmö & Lund Tour, Crossing the Bridge to Sweden

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Make the most of your time in the region with a full-day excursion to the historic cities of Malmo and Lund in neighboring Sweden. Let someone else handle the hassle of transportation, logistics, and border crossings while you enjoy the ride across the Oresund Bridge, before spending the day exploring central Malmo, the Lund Cathedral, and more.
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  • 6 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$121.93
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$121.93

Private Tour to Vikings City Roskilde from Copenhagen

Private Tour to Vikings City Roskilde from Copenhagen

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Take a 5 hour tour deep inside the Danish history from the Vikings to nowadays. Roskilde offers an incredible insight into the world of the Vikings and their era. Roskilde was a Viking trading place more than 1000 years ago. At the Viking Ship Museum, which is located at Roskilde Harbour, you can see remains of Viking ships from the 11th century and sail like a Viking out on the fjord.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$562.18
Price varies by group size
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$562.18
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Copenhagen Walking Tour (Small group up to 6)

Copenhagen Walking Tour (Small group up to 6)

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This guided tour of Copenhagen helps you to discover many of its top sights in a short space of time, including Nyhavn district, Christiansborg Palace, and Copenhagen City Hall. Avoid busy public transport and enjoy going on an itinerary where everything can be reached on foot. Along the way, enjoy stories and interesting commentary from your guide.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$75.00
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$75.00
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Copenhagen City & Christiansborg Palace Private Walking Tour

Copenhagen City & Christiansborg Palace Private Walking Tour

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Active travelers who like to get to know a city from an intimate perspective will enjoy this walking tour of Copenhagen. Spend time admiring the home of Danish royalty, Christiansborg Palace. Get insider tips from your local guide as you visit many of the must-see sights of the city. This is a great overview of the city for first-time visitors, and repeat visitors will also find plenty of new points of interest.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$196.43
Price varies by group size
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$196.43
Price varies by group size
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Private - Royal Tour of Copenhagen - Live Guided

Private - Royal Tour of Copenhagen - Live Guided

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Come with us for a trip around Copenhagen, where we will see the Rosenborg Castle, built in Dutch Renaissance style by King Christian IV, in the 1600s. We will also see the Amalienborg Palace,Christiansborg Palace, We will drive through Christianshavn, built by King Christian IV. It’s a bit like a mini-Amsterdam, the Free Town in Copenhagen, Built by King Christian IV is Børsen, the old bourse building,Holmens Church. Kongens Nytorv, where we can see the Royal theatre. There’s also Nyhavn, which means New Harbour, but is actually one of the oldest areas in Copenhagen. We will also see the Gefion Fountain, which depicts Gefion the Nordic goddess, ploughing through the land. Nearby is St.Alban’s Church, the Anglican or Episcopalian Church in Copenhagen. Outside, busts of Winston Churchill. Without any doubt, nobody can come to Copenhagen without seeing the Little Mermaid. She’s been here since 1913 At the end of the Royal Tour, we return to the buzzing heart of central Copenhagen.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$812.90
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$812.90
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Copenhagen Private Bike Tour with a Local

Copenhagen Private Bike Tour with a Local

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Experience Copenhagen as the locals do—by bike—during this half-day, local-led bike tour of the Danish capital. Ideal for first-time visitors and those with limited time in the city, cover more ground than you could on foot, gain insight into the places you visit, and see a side to the city that few travelers get to experience.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$112.10
Price varies by group size
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$112.10
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

Copenhagen Self-Guided Audio Tour

Copenhagen Self-Guided Audio Tour

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Explore Copenhagen at your own pace and customize your visit to suit your preferences with this self-guided audio tour. As you stroll the city streets, listen as the stories of its most memorable citizens come to life. See decadent palaces and grand halls, the impressive architecture of the Marble Church and the residence of the Royal Family at the Amalienborg Palace. Choose to spend as long as you wish at each stop along the way.
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  • 1 to 3 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$15.29
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$15.29
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Private - Dragør to Malmø - Two countries in one day !

Private - Dragør to Malmø - Two countries in one day !

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Get more out of your time in Copenhagen by crossing the Oresund Bridge, which connects Sweden and Denmark. No need to worry about navigating, as a guide accompanies you. Travel in a comfortable air-conditioned vehicle, and see the fishing village of Dragor, Boren, and the magnificent Malmo. Enjoy plenty of time to explore sights on foot, and visit Malmo Castle, Malmo City Hall, or Hansa Shopping Center.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$1,105.54
per group
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$1,105.54
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Private Kings, Castles and Countryside Tour - A Tour of Royal North Sealand

Private Kings, Castles and Countryside Tour - A Tour of Royal North Sealand

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Denmark is a country full of castles with rich royal histories, and you’ll visit three of the best on this day tour of North Zealand. Visit Frederiksborg Castle, Fredensborg Palace, and Kronborg Castle, each with fascinating histories and beautiful interiors and grounds. Kronborg Castle is a particularly special place to visit, as it’s known as Hamlet’s castle, from the Shakespeare play. Travelers interested in history, culture, and architecture will especially enjoy this trip.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$1,194.96
per group
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$1,194.96
per group

Copenhagen Highlights: 3-Hour Bike Tour

Copenhagen Highlights: 3-Hour Bike Tour

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Copenhagen is one of the world's best cycling cities, so it would be a shame to explore it by motor vehicle. On this guided tour, you can pedal like a local through the streets of the city to see the top attractions, as well as a few of your's guide's favorite hidden gems. Along the way, you'll learn all about local life and culture.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$58.44
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$58.44

The Shadow's Notebook: A Puzzle walk in Assistens Cemetery

The Shadow's Notebook: A Puzzle walk in Assistens Cemetery

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Highlights: Our puzzle walk at Assistens Cemetery is self-guided scavenger hunt, where you will solve puzzles and explore the magical Cemetery. On the way you will uncover the stories of this peculiar part of Nørrebro and discover a lovely part of Copenhagen full of history and culture The puzzle walk: H.C. Andersen needs your help. His Shadow escaped from the world of the dead and you need to find him. The only thing he left behind was his notebook. Read through the Shadow’s Notebook and follow his footsteps around the Assistens Cemetery. It’s up to you and your group to figure out where the Shadow went. The package contains a book, a letter with instructions, and a pen. It will lead you on a 2-3 hours scavenger hunt in green and tranquil Assistens Cemetery. Gather your friends, family, or colleagues and meet them at the specific location that’s written on the package. Open the package, and let the adventure begin!
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$96.73
per group
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$96.73
per group
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Charming COPENHAGEN TOUR: Little Mermaid Game (Canals, Nyhavn Harbour)

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Charming COPENHAGEN TOUR: Little Mermaid Game (Canals, Nyhavn Harbour)

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Skip the standard city walking tours and move through Copenhagen at your own pace (and without the worry of getting lost), while you try to solve this interactive Little Mermaid Quest. Visit more of the city’s fairytale attractions than you would if exploring independently and stop at places you might have otherwise missed.
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  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$7.22
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$12.04
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$7.22
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$12.04
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