Copenhagen City Sightseeing Tour

See why so many fairy tales were created here.

Scenic canals bordered by brightly colored townhouses. The joyous Tivoli Gardens. The architecturally stunning Borsen. The Little Mermaid statue, inspired by Denmark’s own Hans Christian Anderson. It seems whatever your dream, Copenhagen is the place to find it, full of stunning European buildings and Danish design married to natural beauty and lively culture. That’s why there’s the Copenhagen City Sightseeing Tour from Rail Europe. It offers the chance to see an overview of everything in a Copenhagen bus tour before deciding the places you’d like to spend more time. Hop on and off an open-air double-decker bus at will to tour and shop at your own pace. Which you’ll particularly appreciate in the home of Georg Jensen Silversmiths, Royal Copenhagen Porcelain, and the world’s longest pedestrian street, the Stroget. The Copenhagen City Sightseeing Tour. It’s time to create a fairy tale all your own.


Here’s what’s included:

    • 24 hours on a Hop on/Hop off open-air double-decker tour bus
    • Two routes: 60 minutes Mermaid Tour and the 30 minutes Carlsberg Tour
    • 20 stops throughout Copenhagen with departures every 30 - 60 minutes
    • English, Danish, Swedish, German, Spanish, Russian, French and Italian commentary



    • Rail Europe voucher is exchanged for your Copenhagen City Sightseeing tour.
    • Voucher must be exchanged within 3 months of the date of purchase.
    • Mermaid tour operates from 9:30 am - 4:30 pm (reduced hours in the winter).
    • Carlsberg tour operates from 11:15 am - 2:15 pm.
    • Carlsberg  tours only operates from May 15 - September 30.
    • Mermaid tour operates daily except December 25th and January 1st.
    • Child rates are valid for children ages 5 -15.
    • Some buses may be wheelchair accessible. Please inquire locally.
    • Prices are subject to change.
Where are the bus stops located and what landmarks can I reach from each stop?

  • Town The City Hall Square (all tours)
  • Axeltorv/Tivoli (all tours)
  • Rosenborg Castle (Mermaid)
  • Gustav Church (Mermaid)
  • Langelinie/The Tourist Information (Mermaid)
  • The Little Mermaid (Mermaid)
  • The Gefion Fountain (Mermaid)
  • Amalienborg (Home of The Royal Family) (Mermaid)
  • Nyhavn/Kongens Nytorv (Mermaid)
  • Højbro Plads/Strøget (Mermaid)
  • Tycho Brahe Planetarium (Carlsberg)
  • Langelinie Pier Shops & Cafes (Meramid - summer Only)
  • Zoo (Carlsberg)
  • Carlsberg Brewery (Carlsberg)
  • Frederiksberg Allé (Carlsberg)
  • Vesterbro Square/The City Museum (Carlsberg)
  • Højbro Plads/Strøget (Europe's longest pedestrian shopping street) (Carlsberg)
  • Cruise Terminal Southbound at Langelinie Pier (Mermaid - summer only)
  • Cruise Terminal at Langelinie Pier (Mermaid - summer only)