Grand Day Trip around Copenhagen

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See the attractions outside Copenhagen. The only tour that not only includes the royal castles but also visits the former capital, Roskilde. You (...)

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Overview Location: København, Denmark
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Roskilde Domkirke, Domkirkestraede 10, Roskilde 4000 Denmark

See the largest cathedral in Denmark, which is also the cathedral in Northern Europe where the larges number of royals are burried.

In the months November to March - It will solely be a photostop outside the Roskilde Cathedral

Duration: 35 minutes

Stop At: Viking Ship Museum, Vindeboder 12, Roskilde 4000 Denmark

Explore the stories of the vikings and early Danish history.

Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Frederiksborg Castle, Frederiksborg Slot 10, Hillerod, Hilleroed Municipality 3400 Denmark

You will get time to explore Frederiksborg Castle on your own. Tickets are included. The 2h and 15 minutes are including a lunch stop. You decide how much time you wish spending seeing the castle, and how much time you wish to spend with the lunch.

Duration: 2 hours 15 minutes

Stop At: Kronborg Slot, Kronborg 2 C, Helsingoer 3000 Denmark

Explore Hamlet´s Castle, Kronborg. You will be provided with its place in Danish history and get the story of the castle´s role in Shakespeare´s Hamlet

Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes

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

Practical information

What's inside

  • 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 - Viking Ship Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Frederiksborg Castle
  • Entry/Admission - Kronborg Slot

What's NOT inside

  • Lunch - You pay for what you order at a nice local café
  • In the months November to March - It will solely be a photostop outside the Roskilde Cathedral

Additional info

  • Refundable up to 4 business days prior to the travel date minus a 7% administrative fee.
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • The tour is unfortunately NOT suited for people with mobility problems. There is a lot of walking and steep stairs
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travelers can participate

Departure point:

Coach parking Tivoli Copenhagen, H. C. Andersens Blvd. 26, 1553 København, Denmark

Traveler pickup is offered
We offer a hotel pickup from most hotels in the centre of Copenhagen. The pickup will be before the start of the tour. Please contact the tour operator to arrange the pickup.

Unfortunately we cannot meet you at the hotels close to the airport such as Crowne Plaza and AC Bella Sky. Certain hotels which are located within a few minutes' walk of the starting point are also not included. You are very welcome to contact us to inquire about specific hotels.

Your bus for the day is a plain white mini-bus.

If you have any doubts regarding your pickup please feel free to call the tour operator, Hamlet Tours, at +4530700667.

PLEASE NOTE: The tour will involve a lot of walking and steep stairs. As the historic sights are not equipped for accessibility, the tour is not suitable for people in wheelchairs or for people having difficulties with long distances of walking.

Langelinie Cruise Pier, Oceankaj Cruise Terminal


8 hours 30 minutes



Return details:

Returns to original departure point

Reviews & ratings

  • Grand Day Trip around Copenhagen | . | 2019/10/15
    "This is a great 1 day tour, highly recommended for those who like to explore about Denmark history and architecture. Jeppe was a great tour guide. He is so (...) "

  • Grand Day Trip around Copenhagen | . | 2019/09/09
    "We had a great day visiting some incredible castles and getting to soak up a lot of the history and culture of Denmark form our tour guide Robert. I maybe wish we (...) "

  • Grand Day Trip around Copenhagen | . | 2019/07/15
    "Best excursion ever! The sites we visited were very impressive, and our tour guide, Henrick, made them come alive. He has a very deep knowledge of them and wove the (...) "

  • Grand Day Trip around Copenhagen | . | 2019/07/26
    "this was a great day trip for my wife and I. We had a great guide, Svend Erik, who kept us happy with his stories and jokes. I especially enjoyed the Roschilde (...) "

  • Grand Day Trip around Copenhagen | . | 2019/08/05
    "Grand Tour was a great way to see highlights outside of Copenhagen in a short period of time and our driver/guide Benji made it fun and (...) "

  • Grand Day Trip around Copenhagen | . | 2019/08/09
    "A special thank you to Margret! Our tour was simply amazing! Expect to see a lot and be emerged in the history of Denmark's Kings and Queens. Day started with a (...) "

  • Grand Day Trip around Copenhagen | . | 2019/08/14
    "Our family (all adults) loved the day full of info and great touring. Our guide ((Henrick) was knowledgeable and fun and the van was very comfortable. Great (...) "

  • Grand Day Trip around Copenhagen | . | 2019/08/19
    "For our last day in Copenhagen we wanted to squeeze in as much as possible, and this tour ticked all the boxes, from collecting us at our hotel to the very (...) "

  • Grand Day Trip around Copenhagen | . | 2019/08/20
    "Our guide Erik did a fantastic job guiding us through historical sites around Denmark. Kronborg and Fredericksborg castles were amazing experience. Highly recommend (...) "

  • Grand Day Trip around Copenhagen | . | 2019/08/26
    "Great tour to see 1 cathedral and 2 castles in 1 day. Minibus is new, comfortable, and clean with USB chargers and bottle waters for everyone. Tour guide NaiWai Yu (...) "

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