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Copenhagen Canal Tour
"Hop aboard your sightseeing cruise boat in Nyhavn or Gammel Strand in central Copenhagen. Take a seat in the boat’s lower saloon or stroll around the deck admiring the city sights as you cruise. Canals zigzag through Copenhagen and the city’s top waterfront sights appear around every twist and turn. Watch out for attractions like the Little Mermaid an iconic Edvard Eriksen statue carved to look like a character from a Hans Christian Anderson fairy tale. Learn the history of Copenhagen as your onboard guide points out key sights. Hear about Amalienborg Castle – seat of the Danish royal family since the 18th century – while and gaze at Copenhagen Opera House a futuristic-looking building that juts out onto the waterfront.Glide through Christianshavn canal quarter and hear trivia about King Christian IV
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Copenhagen Red Bus 24h Hop-On Hop-Off Ticket
"Explore Copenhagen's must-see attractions and activities at your own pace! The travel pass is valid for 24 hours allowing you to plan your own itinerary and getting the most out of your hop-on hop-off experience. The tour is entertaining and informative with digitally recorded commentaries in 8 languages – ideal for travelers from all over the world! Hop-on and off as much as you like at any of the conveniently located stops around the Little Mermaid Nyhamvn and Strøget.Tour stops include the cruise ship port Langelinie Kaj."""Discover the beautiful city of Copenhagen with this Open Air Double-Decker bus! Hop on and off as much as you like at any of the conveniently located stops around the city!
From EUR27.00
Small-Group Photo Bike Tour of Copenhagen
"Meet your guide at the City Hall Square and listen for the safety instructions before riding on the streets of Copenhagen on the electric-smart-bikes.During this tour you will discover Copenhagen’s top attractions including the Rådhuspladsen (City Hall Square) Tivoli Gardens Strøget The Copenhagen Lakes Rosenborg Palace Rundetårn (Round Tower)
From DKK350.00

Amalienborg Palace Tips (73)

Meet the King and Queen of Denmark!

Theoretically, if you're very lucky, you might meet them here as Amalienborg Slot is home to the Danish royals. Four identical manor houses (Christian VII's Palace in the southwest, Christian VIII's...
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Aug 02, 2016

Royal Palace

It is very easy to walk around Copenhagen city centre. We arrived at Amalienborg Palace about 10.30am, later it gets busier. There are four identical buildings built in the 18the centry around an...
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Aug 16, 2014


Amalienborg lies at the heart of the area of Frederiksstaden, situated between Kongens Nytorv and Castellet to the north-east, which was built for Frederick V in 1748 to celebrate 300 years of the...
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Jul 23, 2014

Amalienborg palace and museum

Amalienborg is the royal residence in Denmark during the winter, and is a candidate to be on UNECO’s list of world heritage sites (since 1993). The name was inhered from queen Sophie Amalies (consort...
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Jan 27, 2014


Amalienborg Palace is the Danish monarch's winter residence on the waterfront in Copenhagen. Your sure to come across it on your walk of Copenhagen. Amalienborg is four Palace's placed around a large...
Aug 22, 2012

Amalienborg Palace

Amalienborg Palace is the winter residence of Queen Margareta II. It was built between 1754-1760 and used as a royal residence since 1794 after a fire in Christansborg palace. Originally it was built...
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Mar 13, 2012


Amalienborg in Copenhagen is the residence of the Danish Queen Margrethe II of Denmark and her two sons Frederik and Joachim with their families. The buildings date from around 1750. Since 1794, the...
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Feb 21, 2012

Amalienborg Palace

Amalienborg Palace consists of an octagonal courtyard, where identical Rococo palaces were built on four of its corners. Frederick V is immortalised in a statue at the center of the courtyard. The...
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Jan 04, 2012

Amalienborg Slotsplads(Royal Palace's)

Home to the Danish Royal Family in the Winter months this one of Copenhagens most famous landmarks and very popular with both locals and tourists.It consists of four identical classicizing palace...
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Oct 11, 2011

Watch the Changing of the Guard

In the open courtyard at the Amelienborg Palace they have a low key changing of the guard ceremony. We just happened upon it by chance. Sorry but I don't know how frequently they do this but I guess...
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Apr 04, 2011


Amalienborg is the winter residence of Queen Margareta II and it consists of four palaces surrounding a round square. It's been a royal residence since 1794 when the royal family moved there after a...
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Apr 04, 2011

Changing of the guard

The changing of the guard happens daily at Amalienborg at noon. There are lots of tourists witnessing this, so if you want to be in the front row, be there early. I've seen the same in Stockholm, so...
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Apr 04, 2011
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Things to Do Near Amalienborg Palace

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Marble Church - Frederiks Church

Even if it is squeezed into the metro construction site at the moment, Marmorkirken is a spectacular sight - although pretty much everything went wrong when it was built. Nicolai Eigtved, one of the...
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Nyhavn (New Harbour) is undoubtedly Copenhagen's most picturesque corner: a line of colourful houses, higgledy-piggledy built next to some quais where only vintage ships are allowed to moor. Moreover,...
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Royal Theatre - Det kongelige Teater

The Royal Theatre actually encompasses several houses these days; The Old Stage on Kongens Nytorv, the Opera on Holmen and the new Playhouse by the harbour. Besides the obvious - experiencing a great...
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Kongens Nytorv

I wouldn´t recommend to visit the sheet café on the Kongens Nytorv square. The waiter became physical unruly against a women just because she was eating one ice-cream, which she bought in another...
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Opera House

The Copenhagen Opera House, or usually called Operaen or Operaen Store Scene (The Opera Grand Stage) to differentiate it from the older Royal Theatre (Den Gamle Scene, the old stage), on Kongens...
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Gefion Fountain

The Gefion fountain is a large fountain situated on the harbourside, next to St Albans Church (Anglican, aka the English church), Kastellet, and not far from the Little Mermaid. It shows four oxen...
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  • Sunday 11:00 to 16:00
  • Monday Closed
  • Tuesday 11:00 to 16:00
  • Wednesday 11:00 to 16:00
  • Thursday 11:00 to 16:00
  • Friday 11:00 to 16:00
  • Saturday 11:00 to 16:00