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Royal castles tour from Copenhagen

Availability: Daily
Duration: 6 hours, 30 minutes
Language: English
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Do this because
  • Explore the scenic, fairy-tale like Northen Danish countryside
  • See Frederiksborg, Fredensborg and Hamlet's Kronborg in Elsinore
  • Stunning views of Denmark's northern sea land and the Swedish coast
What to expect

During your royal castle tour from Copenhagen, you'll explore the scenic, fairy-tale like countryside to visit some of Denmark's most storied castles: Hamlet’s Kronborg in Elsinore, Fredensborg and Frederiksborg.

You will leave Copenhagen and travel up the Danish Riviera road to Helsingør, where you will enjoy a beautiful view of the Øresund Strait with the Swedish coast beyond. Frederiksborg Castle is situated in the center of Hillerød on three islets in the Castle Lake and surrounded by gardens, which include an English-style, romantic garden and a more formal, French baroque garden, recreated in 1996 to replicate J.C. Krieger's gardens from 1725.

Kronborg Castle, known as Elsinore in English, stands at the seaward approach to the Øresund Sound. It's one of northern Europe's best preserved Renaissance castles and is world-famous thanks to Shakespeare's Hamlet. The most popular castle in Denmark, Elsinore attracts 200,000 visitors each year.

Take a moment to take in the sights of Fredensborg palace, the summer residence of the Royal family. This 18th-century baroque palace will wow you with its charm and copper roof.

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What's included
  • English speaking host
  • Audio guide in 6 languages (English, French, Italian, German, Spanish and Russian)
  • Entrances are included for Kronborg and Frederiksborg Castle
  • Kronborg Castle tour (1.5 hours)
  • Frederiksborg Castle tour (1.5 hours)
  • 15 minute stop at Fredensborg Castle
What's not included
  • Hotel Pick-up/Drop-off
  • Food and beverages (you may purchase lunch at your own cost)
  • Gratuities (optional)
Reduced price
  • Youths (6 -15) years old: reduced
  • Children (5 years old and under): no charge
Where
Meeting point:

Your tour departs from Vester Voldgade/Lavendelstræde by the City Hall. Please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to the departure time. Bring a printed copy of your voucher.

What to remember
  • English speaking guide on the bus
  • Audio guide available in six languages (English, French, Italian, German, Spanish and Russian)
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When
  • Daily: 10.30am (late April - mid September only)
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Provider
Gray Line Denmark
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.

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