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Denmark: Lifestyle and Memories Tour

5 days
4 nights

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Rates:

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EUR

PER PERSON :

$ 1,400.00 (double / twin occupancy)
$ 1,700.00 (single occupancy)

Dates:

Jul 01, 2020 - Jul 05, 2020 
Jul 09, 2020 - Jul 13, 2020 
Jul 17, 2020 - Jul 21, 2020 
Jul 29, 2020 - Aug 02, 2020 

Hotels:

  • Copenhagen - 4*

Included:

English speaking representative for introduction and welcome dinner day 1

Hotels:

● 4 nights accommodation at first class centrally located hotel in standard room including breakfast

Meals:

● 3-course welcome dinner at a local restaurant
● 2 x lunch in local eateries/cafes on day 3 and 4
● Tap water for all meals

City tours with local English speaking guides:

● Local guide for sighsteeing and excursions as per program day 2, 3 and 4

Visits:

● Entrance to Roskilde Cathedral
● Entrance to the Land of Legends
● Entrance to Karen Blixen Museum
● Entrance to Kronborg Castle

Local experiences:

● Krogerup Organic Farm
● Food tour day 2, tastings make up for a lunch

Transportation:

● Transportation by modern deluxe coach with reclining seats and seatbelts for sighsteeing and excursions as per program day 2, 3 and 4

Optional Services:

PER PERSON IN USD:

Deluxe room in Admiral Hotel - $25
Commodore of DFDS - $35
Commodore de Luxe on DFDS - $75
Premium room at Radisson Blu Plaza Oslo - $55
Premium fjord view at Radisson Blu Plaza Oslo - $60
Superior harbor view at First Hotel Marin - $50
Deluxe harbor view at First Hotel Marin - $85
Fjord View Historic Building at Kviknes Balestrand - $30
Fjord View at Union Hotel Geiranger - $55
Superior room at Clarion hotel sign - $25
Deluxe Cabin at Silja ferry - $94
Commodore Cabin on Silja ferry - $248
Prime superior at Haven hotel in Helsinki -$30

Extra nights in Copenhagen - $165
Extra nights in Stockholm - $130
Extra nights in Helsinki - $165
Extra nights in Oslo – from $94 (higher rates on some dates apply*)
Extra nights in Bergen - $145

Transfers in Copenhagen - $89
Transfers in Stockholm - $45
Transfers in Helsinki - $118
Transfers in Oslo - $219
Transfers in Bergen - $178

Itinerary:

This program can be connected to Oslo City Break by overnight cruise with DFDS, departing from Copenhagen day 5 at 16:30, arriving in Oslo next morning at 09:45. Supplement for overnight cruise applies.

 

Day 1  : ARRIVE IN COPENHAGEN

Arrive to Copenhagen on your own. At 19:00 meet our representative in the hotel lobby for a welcome dinner at a local restaurant. During the dinner you will get genereal introduction to the following days program and also to your fellow travellers.

Accommodation at the unique Phoenix Hotel, located close to the Amalienborg Palace, the old Nyhavn harbour and the pedestrian streets (D)

Options: transfers
Day 2  : COPENHAGEN

Walking tour of Old Copenhagen - Copenhagen food tour - New Copenhagen tour by coach

After buffet breakfast at the hotel, meet with your local guide at 09:00 and start a full day tour of the Danish capital. The day starts with a 2 hours walking tour of Old Copenhagen which will take you by the Royal Palaces of Amaliaborg Palace, the Nyhavn Canal and Christianborg Palace as well as the old Medieval city centre.

Your lunch today will be a 2 hours amazing food tour where you will sample local classics and delicacies.

After lunch we proceed by coach to see New Copenhagen with modern architechure design, pass Tivoli and inner harbour. We will stop at Amager Bakke (Copenhill) to see the innovative and newest city leisure and outdoor activities such as artificial ski slope and hiking areas. We carry on to Ørestad which is the newest residential area in Copenhagen where we will see some of the areas iconic building design by Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG) such as the Mountain, the VM Houses, the 8 House. Return to the hotel late afternoon and enjoy the evening on your own.

Accommodation at Phoenix Hotel (L)

Day 3  : COPENHAGEN – ROSKILDE - LEJRE - COPENHAGEN

Tour to Denmark's medieval capital Roskilde - open air museum Land of legends - Øm Jættestue -

Start you day with buffet breakfast at the hotel before meeting with local guide at 09:00. Leave by coach and start driving westward from Copenhagen, through farming countryside and small villages towards Roskilde, which until 1417 was the capital of Denmark. Here you visit the imposing Roskilde Cathedral with its splendid twin towers. The cathedral was listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1995 and has served as the burial place for the Danish monarchs for more than 5 centuries with Viking kings such as Harold Bluetooth being burried here.

Enjoy a Nordic lunch at local restaurantt in Roskilde.

In the afternoon we will visit the Land of Legends, an open air museum dedicated to Denmark’s pre-historic past where many Danes will spend their summers living like their ancestors in the Iron and Viking Age. On our way there, we will make a brief stop at the burial mound called Øm Jættestue for an inside visit – we will provide candles to light up the mound! Return to hotel late afternoon and enjoy the evening on your own.

Accommodation at Phoenix Hotel (B, L)

Day 4  : COPENHAGEN – RUNGSTED – HUMLEBÆK – HELSINGØR - COPENHAGEN

Karen Blixen Museum - Krogerup Organic Farm - medievsl town Elsinore - Kronborg Castle -

After buffet breakfast at the hotel, meet with local guide and coach at 09:00 and depart towards the magnificent Kronborg Castle passing the alluring coastline nicknamed the Danish Riviera with its stunning landscape and luxury villas.

Our first stop is the Karen Blixen Museum for a visit to the famous writer’s private home and her grave in the park.

Proceed to Krogerup Organic Farm to visit the organic farm shop and walk along the communal fields where locals volunteer in exchange for vegetable and fruit.

We then continue up the coast to Elsinore, one of Denmark’s best preserved Medieval cities where we’ll have a delicious lunch at local restaurant

After lunch, we will explore the old narrow streets of the city on foot and see the murals depicting its history before making our way to the splendid Kronborg Castle, listed in the UNESCO World Heritage Site since 2000.

We will return to Copenhagen late afternoon. Enjoy the evening on your own.

Accommodation at Phoenix Hotel (B, L)

Day 5  : DEPARTURE FROM COPENHAGEN

Breakfast at the hotel (B). Transfer on your own.

YOU MAY CONINUE WITH US TO NORWAY!

Options: transfer, extension to Norway

Notes:

All departures are guaranteed
Maximum group size is 28 people.

No hiking is involved, you can opt out of walking too much, but must be able to get in/out of the bus, ferries, etc. on your own. We need to know in advance if they need to carry any medical aids to arrange proper storage and other logistics.

Tips for driver (recommended approx. 1,5-2 EUR/day)
Tips for city guide tour (recommended approx. 1,5 -2 EUR/day)