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Denmark Palace and Castle Tour

  • When does it run?
    05 May - 15 Sep: Daily
  • Start time
    10:45am
  • Duration
    Approx. 6.5 hours
Inclusions
  • Transport in a coach
  • English Speaking guide
  • Audio guide in: English, French, Italian, German, Spanish and Russian
  • Photo stop at Fredensborg Palace
  • Entrance to Frederiksborg & Kronborg Entrance
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Key Highlights

  • Get a glimpse of the Danish royalty with this interesting Denmark tour
  • Visit the famous Frederiksborg Castle and the Fredensborg Palace
  • Visit Kronberg Castle, the setting for William Shakespeare’s classic play Hamlet
  • An English speaking guide will accompany you throughout the tour

Overview

Denmark is a land of beautiful castles and palaces. Explore the beautiful countryside as you visit famous Danish attractions like the Frederiksborg Castle and the Fredensborg Palace. While you travel in a coach, get a glimpse into the lifestyle of Danish royalty.

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.

Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    05 May - 15 Sep: Daily

  • Duration

    Approx. 6.5 hours

  • Start time

    10:45am

  • 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.

Itinerary

  • 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.

Inclusions & Exclusions

  • Transport in a coach
  • English Speaking guide
  • Audio guide in: English, French, Italian, German, Spanish and Russian
  • Photo stop at Fredensborg Palace
  • Entrance to Frederiksborg & Kronborg Entrance
  • Food & drinks
  • Hotel pick up & drop off

Please note

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

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.

Customer Reviews

  • Breathtaking North Zealand!
    Terri McIvor, United States 06/02/2017
  • Denmark's Palaces and Hamlet's Castle
    Judith Falco, Australia 08/23/2013
  • A very pleasant day with lovely castles
    Kenny Fong, United Kingdom 11/22/2012

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