Grand Day Trip around Copenhagen

Day Trips & Excursions in Copenhagen
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Tour description

See the attractions outside Copenhagen. The only tour that not only includes the royal castles but also visits the former capital, Roskilde. You see a lot more than on the other tours. You also get a more personal experience because we operate in small groups of 16 people or less. Knowledgeable and English speaking guide.

The tour includes a full visit to these four sites:PLEASE NOTE exception for Roskilde Cathedral in the winter months.Kronborg CastleThe impressive fortification that has guarded the entrance to the Baltic Sea for six centuries and is the setting for Shakespeare’s play ‘Hamlet’. UNESCO World Heritage Site.Frederiksborg PalaceThe largest and most beautiful Renaissance castle in Scandinavia.Roskilde CathedralNo other place in the world has as many kings and queens buried in the same place. UNESCO World Heritage SitePLEASE NOTE that between November and March as well as most days in April the tour does not include a visit the Cathedral's interior due to winter opening hours and church activities. Instead the guide will provide a walk around the impressive structure and an introduction to the Cathedral's place in history.The Viking Ship MuseumModern rebuilt models and excavated original ships from the time when the Vikings conquered much of Western Europe and ruled the North Atlantic.Driving betweens the sites, you get to see the Danish country side and landscapes. We drive through farming land and forests. Hotel pickup and dropoff is available for most hotels in the inner city of Copenhagen. Pick up will be before the tour starting time in the morning. You must contact us to arrange it. If we do not hear from you, we expect you to show up at the starting point of the tour on H.C. Andersens Boulevard.

What's included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off from hotels in the center of Copenhagen. You must contact us to arrange it.
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Small group size (no more than 16 people - usually less)
  • English speaking and knowledgeable guide who will introduce you to all the sites and give you a detailed tour of Roskilde Cathedral and Kronborg Castle
  • Entry/Admission - Frederiksborg Castle
  • Entry/Admission - Viking Ship Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Roskilde Domkirke
  • Entry/Admission - Kronborg Slot

What's not included

  • Lunch (you pay for what you order at a nice local caf


  • Small-group tour by minibus
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • All entrance fees included
  • Private guide for a more personalized experience