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Copenhagen, Denmark

Copenhagen canal boat

Viking statue

Copenhagen, Denmark

Denmark, officially the Kingdom of Denmark, is a Nordic country situated on the peninsula of Jutland. The literary legacy of Hans Christian Andersen, vikings, splendid old castles, refreshing sea air and countryside grandeur gives Denmark a wonderful fairy tale feel. Denmark is also named the happiest nation on earth on many occasions which makes it one of the most curious and interesting destinations of Europe.

Established

1167

Population

602,481

Please see a sample itinerary below. All itineraries are fully customizable.

Trip Inclusions

  • Round trip transportation

  • 6 Night hotel accommodations at a student-friendly hotel

  • Breakfast served daily at your hotel

  • 2 Group lunches

  • 3 Group dinners

  • Visit to Copenhagen

  • Copenhagen City Bike Tour

  • Boat trip on Furesøen Lake

  • Visit and admission to Tivoli Gardens

  • Visit to Denmark’s National Museum

  • Visit to Amalienborg Royal Palace

  • Tour Across the Øersund Bridge to Lund and Malmö

  • Visit to Lund Cathedral

  • Visit to Malmö Modern Art Museum

  • Admission to the Blue Planet

  • Vikings Tour

  • Visit to Viking Ship Museum and Lejre Museum

  • Visit to Roskilde Cathedral

  • Comprehensive Travel Insurance Upon Request

  • A-Z Travel Tour Manager

  • Free chaperone spaces based upon the number of paying passengers

  • Private security upon request

  • All taxes and fees for above listed inclusions

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Day 1

Morning: Departure and flight to Copenhagen..

Afternoon: Welcome to Copenhagen! Upon arrival, meet your travel guide and transfer to the hotel. Check in and freshen up.

Evening: Enjoy your welcome dinner with the group at a local restaurant.

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Day 2

Morning: After a refreshing breakfast, explore Copenhagen on a bike. Discover secret spots, historical sights and the city’s bike lanes. Copenhagen is famous for its cycling and bikes are used by everyone for everything. Copenhagen is aiming to become the most bike-friendly city in the world. You will discover the marvelous marble-built Frederics Kirke and discover the mesmerising Christiansborg neighborhood, ride along the scenic waterfront at Nyhavn and admire the beautiful Little Mermaid statue. See the stunning Radhuspladsen and City Hall Square. Admire the Amalienborg Royal Palace and immerse yourself in the air of lush greenery around Copenhagen’s famous lakes. Capture memories in stunning pictures!

Afternoon: After lunch, enjoy a relaxing boat trip on a wooden boat from the 1890s. Furesøen Lake is Denmark’s deepest lake and is surrounded by flourishing nature and numerous historic sites that you can visit. You will discover many secret spots that locals love to enjoy on summer days. In the midst of the forest area you will come across Furesøbad where you can relax and sunbathe. You also have the opportunity to see historic buildings such as Næsseslottet and the Old Mill.

Evening: Enjoy dinner in one of the local restaurants and head back to the hotel for a rest before another great day in the morning!

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Day 3

Morning: Enjoy a delicious breakfast at your hotel. Today you will explore the most visited theme park in Scandinavia – Tivoli Gardens. Tasteful Tivoli attracts fans with its dazzling whirl of amusement rides, carnival games, open-air stage shows and pavilions. You will enjoy thrilling rides and have lots of fun. Walk around and take in the beautiful sights

Afternoon: After lunch, you will have the afternoon to yourself. Explore, shop and discover Copenhagen at your own pace. You can choose to visit the Nationalmuseet  for a crash course in Danish culture and history.

Evening: Find a lovely restaurant and enjoy the delicious local cuisine.

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Day 4

Morning: Enjoy breakfast at your hotel! Today you will cross the stunning Øresund Bridge and head from Denmark into Sweden. Discover the historical city of Lund dating back to the Viking Age. Admire the astounding Lund Cathedral and wander the cobblestoned streets.

Afternoon: After lunch, travel south to Malmö. Visit Stortorget – the Big Square  and enjoy the Parisian ambiance in the Lilletorget and see the beautiful vintage buildings. Walk down the Malmö’s main shopping street and stroll through the pedestrian walkways. You have a chance to visit the Malmö Modern Art Museum and finally, marvel at the tallest building in Scandinavia – The Turning Torso.

Evening: Upon arrival back in Copenhagen, meet for a delicious meal and return to your hotel for a rest.

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Day 5

Morning: After breakfast at your hotel, you are invited to explore Den Blå

Planet – the National aquarium Denmark. You will feel like you are beneath the surface of the ocean as its architecture is inspired by a whirlpool and is composed by five “arms”. Marvel at the rays and hammerhead sharks and have fun in the Water Playground or traditional playground with turning bars, slides and climbing frames. Discover the Tropical Rainforest and see marvelous butterflies, fierce piranhas.

Afternoon: After lunch, join a tour dedicated to Vikings. Learn about Danish history, visit the Viking Ship Museum, Lejre Museum and the majestic Roskilde Cathedral.

“Follow in the footsteps of the Vikings at the cradle of Danish civilization in Lejre, one of the most important power centers during the Viking Era and Iron Age dating from 500-1000 B.C. and home to a unique complex of longhouses. At Lejre Museum in the national park Skjoldungernes Land, learn about ferocious myths and taste a glass of the legendary Viking drink mead, which legend has it he who drinks mead is ensured eloquence and knowledge.”

Evening: Meet for a farewell dinner with your group. Return to hotel and rest before your trip back home.

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Day 6

Morning: After breakfast and check out, your group will depart for the Airport! Safe travels back home!

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