Copenhagen Guides

Welcome

Do you want to discover the real Copenhagen, its historic past, its fascinating present and its tantalizing future? Do you want to follow in the footsteps of royalty, Hans Christian Andersen, Søren Kierkegaard and the many others that have made Denmark’s name abroad? And meet the Danes of today, with their bicycles, their welfare state and their relaxed lifestyles.
The countryside around Copenhagen is beautiful and interesting and simply steeped in history, with castles, palaces and royal hunting grounds and world class museums of art, set in a background of rolling hills and quiet beaches.

More history, more Scandinavian way of life in Sweden, just across the Sound, to be discovered in our Around the Sound tour. To find out more, please click the appropriate links on this page.

Copenhagen

We offer city walks in and around Copenhagen, all year round, all day from sunrise to sunset and at night too, in order to savour in full the charm of Scandinavian summer nights.

Our walking tours normally last 1.5 to 2 hours but we can, of course, adapt the duration of the walk to your special interests.

Outside Copenhagen

There is much to see just a few hours drive out of the city. We recommend:

The Cathedral of Roskilde – The Sorø Academy – Hans Christian Andersen’s birthplace in Odense – Castles and Manor Houses in Zealand – Gavnø Castle Park – Århus Gamle By (open air museum)

Around the Sound

In Sweden, in the old Danish county of Scania, there is much to see – across the bridge spanning the Sound, back on the ferry some hours later and our suggestions for the day could be:

We have many other possibilities and ideas for trips to Sweden. Please contact us for further details.

Guides

We are experienced, university certified tourist guides, and members of the Danish Association of Tourist Guides. We work in the following languages: English, German, French, Swedish and Danish.

Elisabeth Haukohl

Elisabeth Haukohl

English, Swedish and Danish

BA degree in history University certified tourist guide in 2007 Former stewardess/Purser in SAS Tour leader

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Hanne Langkjær

Hanne Langkjær

English, German, French and Danish

Originally based on an MA in Modern Languages my current interest in political and social affairs reflects my long career in the centre of European politics, the European Parliament. A certified guide since 2007 I enjoy sharing Danish contemporary, ancient and cultural history with out many visitors to this country.

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Prices

Guiding in a coach and/or museums up to 3 hours         
after which, per commenced hour  
                                 
Guided walks:
Max 20 persons up to 2 hours         
after which, per commenced hour             
 
Bicycle tours:
Max 15 persons, up to 2 ½ hours      
after which, per commenced hour
 
Supplement for Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays:

 
 
Prices and conditions for guiding are in accordance with the Authorized Guides Associations prices and conditions. www.guides.dk

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Contact Info

+45 40 94 78 15

info@copenhagenguides.dk

Wilders Plads, 1403 Copenhagen