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Denmark's Palaces and Hamlet's Castle

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Overview

Denmark is a land of beautiful castles and palaces. See the Frederiksborg Castle and the Fredensborg Palace as you tour the beautiful countryside. The Kronborg Castle, a UNESCO World Heritage Site is a very beautiful building so much so Shakespeare used it as a setting in his play, Hamlet.

On this tour, enjoy a drive down the Riviera road to Kronborg from Copenhagen and get a glimpse into the lifestyle of Danish royalty.

Itinerary

Travelling in a coach, to see some of Denmark’s most beautiful castles and palaces. The tour will take you to:

Frederiksborg Castle: It is the largest Renaissance palace in Scandinavia and now The Museum of National History.

Kronborg Castle: A UNESCO World Heritage Site also known as ‘Hamlet’s Castle’. It inspired Shakespeare who used it as a setting for Elsinore, home of Prince Hamlet in his play, Hamlet.

Fredensborg Palace: Stop for photographs at this beautiful palace. It is the spring and autumn residence of the Royal Family.

The tour ends at the starting point.

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Reviews

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

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Activity Schedule

When does it run?

03 May - 14 Sep: Daily

Duration

Approx. 7 hours

Start time

Start time: 1030h (10:30am)
Duration: Approx. 7 hours

Meeting point

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.

Ending point

The tour concludes at the original point of departure.

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Inclusions

  • Transport in a coach
  • English Speaking guide
  • Audio guide in: English, French, italian, Spanish and Russian
  • Photo stop at Fredensborg Palace
  • Entrance to Frederiksborg & Kronborg Entrance

Exclusions

  • Food & drinks
  • Hotel pick up & drop off

Do/Dont's

Do carry your camera, there is a photo stop on this tour.

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Please note

Please call the local activity operator at least 24 hours prior to the start of the tour to confirm the departure details.

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Additional info

  • The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.
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