30 Apr - 11 Sep: DailyDuration
Approx. 6.5 hoursStart time
The tour departs from City Hall Square on Vester Voldgade.
Please report at the meeting point 15 minutes before the start time. This is mandatory to allow time for pre-departure briefing.
The tour concludes at the original point of departure.
This Denmark tour also takes you to the charming Kronborg Castle, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, which was the setting for William Shakespeare’s classic play, Hamlet.
An English-speaking guide will take you around the sites and share interesting anecdotes about the places visited.
To begin your Denmark castle tour, you will travel in a coach from City Hall Square on Vester Voldgade. The tour will take you to the following major highlights:
• Frederiksborg Castle: It is the largest Renaissance palace in Scandinavia and houses The Museum of National History since 1878.
• Kronborg Castle: A UNESCO World Heritage Site also known as ‘Hamlet’s Castle’. It was the inspiration behind Shakespeare’s setting for Elsinore, the home of Prince Hamlet in his classic play, Hamlet.
• Fredensborg Palace: It is the spring and autumn residence of the Royal Family. Stop for lovely photographs at this beautiful palace.
An English speaking guide will accompany you at all times. At the end of the tour, you will be taken back to the original point of departure.
Please call the local activity operator at least 24 hours prior to the start of the tour to confirm the departure details.
Seeing Denmark's castles provided a fascinating insight into Denmark's history and culture. The tour itself provided a guided tour of Kronborg Castle (Hamlet's Castle) and...Judith Falco
The double decker bus was very comfortable and the audio guide helped us better understand the history behind the three castles we visited. It is definitely the best way to visit...Kenny Fong