Wonder where previous royals spent their summers? In the heart of today’s Copenhagen! We’ll take you to The King’s Garden and scout for more hangouts on our Copenhagen & Rosenborg Castle Private Walking Tour.
The story about the tour
Copenhagen and its surrounding area have a plethora of castles and palaces. Which one to choose? It isn’t easy to know! Luckily, we’ll help you and take you to one of our favourites, Rosenborg Castle. Not only that, but on our Copenhagen & Rosenborg Castle Private Walking Tour, we’ll see another palace, a square with a Stone of Shame, colourful townhouses and towers galore. There’s a lot to see, so enough small talk; let’s get on to the tour!
Starting with a view of the Danish Parliament, Queen’s Royal Reception Rooms, and our other favourite Copenhagen palace – hint hint, they’re all found at the same place, Christiansborg Palace. We’ll walk in the footsteps of the Old Town of Copenhagen, much of which was destroyed by fire, but there are remains of the Old Town, hidden gems, tucked away in plain sight if you know where to look. And we do! From Bishop Absalon, considered by some to be the founder of Copenhagen, to Tycho Brahe, a famous Danish astronomer, we’ll cover well-known Danish figures and sites, including Kongens Nytorv, Strøget and the Round Tower.
Around the corner from the Round Tower, walk into the park, where a castle appears among the lush trees (in the summertime, at least). Surrounded by a moat and adorned by towers reaching toward the sky, we’ve arrived at Rosenborg Castle. Sometime during your stay in Copenhagen, you’ll most likely have heard the name King Christian IV, responsible for building half of Copenhagen (or what feels like it, at least), and this is the crowning glory of his work. We’ll enter inside his illustrious summer residence turned museum and treasury.
To finish off, we take you to one of the main attractions of Copenhagen, whether you like Instagram photos, boats, fairytales or tattoo parlours. Nyhavn is the place to be. We dare you to come and see it!
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Good to know
- Length: 3h 0m
- Distance: 4.8 km
- Language: da english french
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Included in the tour: Professional guide Rosenborg Castle entrance fee
- Cancellation policy: 3 days
Private tour prices & options: Per person
- Group of 1 429 eur
- Group of 2 235 eur
- Group of 3 171 eur
- Group of 4 138 eur
- Group of 5 119 eur
- Group of 6 106 eur
- Group of 7 97 eur
- Group of 8 90 eur
- Group of 9 85 eur
- Group of 10 80 eur
- Group of 11 77 eur
- Group of 12 74 eur
- Group of 13 71 eur
- Group of 14 69 eur
- Group of 15 67 eur
- Group of 16 66 eur
- Group of 17 64 eur
- Group of 18 63 eur
- Group of 19 62 eur
- Group of 20 61 eur
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The day of the tour
The day of the tour
Please be at the departure point, Højbro Plads, next to the statue of Bishop Absalon on horseback – located in the City Center, 10 minutes early to check in for your tour.
How to find the guide
Look for our guide holding the OURWAY logo as a sign.
If you have trouble locating the guide or the meeting point, please give us a call a few minutes before the start of the tour. When you call before the tour begins, we have a greater chance of helping you find your way.
How to get there
Bus: 2A, 23, 31, 37 (Stop: Christiansborg, (Vindebrogade))
Subway: M1, M2, M3, M4 (Stop: Kongens Nytorv)
We suggest wearing comfortable shoes.
Guests cannot bring bags into the castle; all bags need to be stored in the lockers found at Rosenborg Castle.
The Palace may be partially or fully closed due to Her Majesty the Queen’s official functions. If the Palace is closed, OURWAY Tours reserves the right to swap the visit to Rosenborg Castle with Christiansborg Palace.
Denmark is a country with four seasons. Please dress accordingly.
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