Science of happiness
Bike Tours

Science of happiness

Free cancellation
Language: English
Availability: Daily
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 3 hours
Do this because
  • Ride a Danish-designed, classic Christiania Bike
  • Cruise through five iconic bridges, including the most cycled bridge in the world
  • Find out why Danish people are among the happiest in the world
  • Take turns between riding and cozying up in the passenger seat
What to expect

Find out why Danish people have been frequently ranked among the happiest in the world in this thought-provoking tour, all while riding a cargo bike across Copenhagen’s iconic bike bridges, cobblestone streets, colorful houses and vibrant districts.

In this 3-hour tour, your guide will discuss the six key ingredients that make this city one of the happiest in the world through excerpts from happiness research, historical curiosities and personal anecdotes. You will also look at how design of public infrastructure can influence happiness and how the fabric of Danish society and culture are promoting satisfaction among residents.

The cargo bikes are designed to be shared by two people where one pedals and the other enjoys the ride in the passenger seat. The tour is structured in such a way that you will stop every 10-15 minutes for a talk, so there will be enough opportunities to alternate the roles.

All cargo bikes are equipped with hydraulic brakes and electric assistance, and as such are suitable for riders of all fitness levels. In addition, each bike is equipped with a soft pillow and a blanket for comfort to ensure a cozy ride for the passenger.

Read more
What's included
  • English speaking guide
  • Cargo e-bike by Christiania Bikes
  • Rain gear
  • Blankets
  • Storage for luggage
What's not included
  • Tips (optional)
Reduced price
  • Reduced pricing for children aged 3 to 12 years
  • Free for infants aged up to 2 years

Israels Plads, Linnésgade 3, 1361 København, Denmark

Meeting point:

Please meet your guide at the Israels Plads square, which is located a 2-minute walk from the public transport hub Norreport Station.

What to remember
  • Maximum bike capacity: driver + 2 people on the bench (adult with child or two children)
  • Dress comfortably and appropriately for the weather
Read more
  • Tour departs daily at 1.30pm
Read more
Loop Tours ApS
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

You might also like

Bus tours

Enjoy a tour visiting three major Scandinavian cities. Start your tour with heading to Helsingør. He...

Walking tours

Delight in Copenhagen’s festive traditions on a 2-hour Christmas culinary tour of the Danish capital...

Bike Tours

Explore Copenhagen like a local in this 3-hour guided bike tour which will take you on a ride along ...

Bike Tours

Meet your guide in the city center of Copenhagen and get ready for a Viking adventure. After some sa...

Meet the Locals

Welcome to a very special tour of Denmark's capital!This is the only tour that also takes you to Fre...

History & heritage tours

Along with the main highlights of the city, explore the Jewish sights of Copenhagen. Make numerous p...