2 HR Private Walking Tour of Copenhagen - must-sees, hygge & local gems

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Duration: 2 hours

Departs: Copenhagen, Copenhagen

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

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Explore Copenhagen on a 2-hour private walking tour with a fun and experienced guide!

We have planned a beautiful route along the waterside (a traffic-free zone) which includes both the must-see sights but also stories which you will not find in the guidebooks.

See the Changing of the Guard Ceremony at the Royal Palace - a great daily tradition
Explore colourful Nyhavn - the most photographed place in Copenhagen
Strike a pose with our famous lady - The Little Mermaid
Climb the embankments of The Citadel - a still-active military site from the 1600's
And much more!

Hear our unique and interesting stories as we guide you through the city on this personal tour. Breaks and stops are included.

The tour ends back at the Royal Theatre and we have arranged for some special prices in their cafe exclusively for our guests if you would like to enjoy a cup of coffee or sample a Danish pastry after the tour.

If you prefer a different start/stop point - this can be arranged subject to where.

What's Included

In case of larger groups we can provide headsets so all can hear the guide clearly

What's Not Included

Beverages purchased in the cafe after the tour are not included in the tour price

Traveler Information

  • TRAVELER: Age: 0 - 120

Additional Info

  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Not recommended for travelers with mobility issues: We will be walking for the 2 hours and Copenhagen has many cobblestones
  • Service animals allowed
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.

What To Expect

Our meeting point is in front of the 250 year old Theatre on Kongens Nytorv (Kings New Square). Hear about the old traditions and Hans Christian Andersen's (our fairytale king) connection to the traditional theatre

5 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

The colourful Nyhavn is the most photographed place in Copenhagen - we will for now pass this historical sight and cover it more in detail on our way back.

2 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Bredgade Kunsthandel
Bredgade (Broadstreet) is a well-known street in central Copenhagen packed with galleries, interior shops, antiquities, and Danish design in General - one of the things we are known for

• Admission Ticket Free

The Garnison Church on Skt Annae Square tells the story of the days where we needed a Church purely for the military

• Admission Ticket Free

Frederiks Kirke (Marmorkirken)
The Frederik's Church, also known as the Marble Church, is an impressive monument on Frederiksstaden of Copenhagen. Hear the story of why it took 145 years to complete the church

10 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Changing of her Majesty's guard at Amalienborg Castle
We will aim to experience the Changing of the Royal Guard at Amalienborg Palace - a lovely daily tradition in Copenhagen

15 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Amalienborg Museum
Amalienborg Palace is the residence of the immediate Royal Family. It is quite a sight in central Copenhagen with lots of interesting facts to hear about. Especially as Denmark has the oldest monarchy in Europe

10 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Kastellet, The Citadel, is a military fortress in central Copenhagen. Still an active military site it is one of the most well-preserved military forts in the world. Climb the pentagon-shaped embankments and enjoy the wonderful views overlooking Copenhagen

15 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

St. Alban's Church
The English Church, St. Alban, has a beautiful location and was a gift by King Edward the 7th. It is the only English Church in Denmark

5 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

The Gefion Fountain is the largest one in Copenhagen with a Nordic mythology story

5 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

The Little Mermaid
Of course we will make a stop at the famous lady in the sea - The Little Mermaid - learn about the real story written by fairytale king Hans Christian Andersen and of course take a photo opportunity!

10 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Langelinie Park
We will make our way back via the Langelinie Park right out to the waterfront

• Admission Ticket Free

Peace Statue Angel of Langelinie
The Peace Statue is an important monument by the water promenade

• Admission Ticket Free

Holmen is the area on the other side of the water promenade (please note we will not cross the water, but see all the visible sights from the mainland site)

• Admission Ticket Free

I Am Queen Mary
One of the newest monuments in Copenhagen, hardly 2 years old, and holds a great piece of history

2 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Copenhagen Opera House
The Opera House in Copenhagen is one of the most expensive ones in the world. Financed by the Maersk Foundation it has quite some interesting stories of the building process. Please note we will not be crossing the water but will view the opera house from the 'mainland'

• Admission Ticket Free

Ofelia Plads
Ofelia Square is an open-air space with loads of things always going on. It can be anything from exhibitions, to jazz or food festivals to military shows

5 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Royal Danish Theatre Play House
The Playhouse is part of the Opera and the Royal Theatre and is definitely part of the more modern architecture in the city centre

2 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

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