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Danish Hygge Culture and Historical Copenhagen Walking Tour

From US$85.55
Highlights
  • Walking tour of off-the-beaten-path Copenhagen spots preferred by locals
  • In-depth explanation of what hygge means to the Danish from a guide
  • Included coffee and pastry from a local coffee shop
  • Guide provides suggestions of places to visit once your tour is over
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Danish Hygge Culture and Historical Copenhagen Walking Tour
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Overview
Take a deep dive into the Danish concept of hygge on this Copenhagen walking tour. Most often translated as "coziness," the concept is important to Danish culture, and understanding it helps travelers get a handle on the ways of the Danes. Through a guide's commentary and stops at off-the-beaten-path historical sites you may have missed on your own, come to a deeper understanding of the city, country, and its people.
What to Expect
Meet your guide and group near Nyboder, a neighborhood chock-full of 17th-century yellow houses. Walk down small streets you may not have found otherwise, listening to commentary on the concept of hygge, a quality important to Danish culture.
Stop at a coffee shop for a coffee and pastry, and then head for Rosenborg Palace Gardens (Kongens Have), also known as the King’s Garden. There, explore the quaint space and hear how it became an early public park.
Wander down some of the city’s oldest streets and stop at an organic chocolate shop for a tasting of its homemade candy.
Cross the popular pedestrian street, Strøget, lined with elements of Danish design that typify hygge.
Learn about Danish government and how the country is influenced by hygge.
Stop by one more cozy, quaint garden before finishing up in a local cafe with a better understanding of hygge in all its forms.
The tour ends in central Copenhagen.
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I did the Hygge walking tour with Sandra and we were a group of 7 guests. The tour was a very pleasant way to see the northern part of the City Centre (Indre By) down to the Southern part (not quite as far as Tivoli)...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank V6412XVhelenb
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A great review with Jebby. It took me a while to find the meeting location but once I did we got going for a great stroll through the king’s garden, enjoying danish treats along the way! A great group too

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Marti D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Pauline was amazing I couldn't have had a better experience with my mom. I learned so much about the Danish life and what truly hygge was. I'm so glad, and I really got such a great understanding of not just hygge, but Copenhagen, and the...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Grace P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent trip in the culture and history of Copenhagen in just three hours. If you want to learn things and tips of the Danish culture and from the history of Copenhagen, this is the right experience to choose. Not expect a tour around the touristic...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank istefanaki
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A really fantastic walk for our first morning in Copenhagen! Helped us to get our bearings. Met some lovely fellow travellers too! A good pace - not too fast - with lots of stops on the way for delicious treats! Highly recommended!!

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Holly P
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Response from Lars T | Property representative |
Whether our Hygge & Happiness tour, which is 3.5 hours long and not a full day tour, is wheelchair accessible is hard to say. It depends on the wheelchair and your needs, we have some cobblestones yes on the tour that we can... More
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Hi. It really depends on what port you're docking at! We have 3 docks in Copenhagen, Langelinie, Oceankaj and Nordre Toldbod. Langelinie and Nordre Toldbod is only 15 minutes walk from our meeting point, but Oceankaj is... More
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Hi Gita, To get to the meeting point from Bella Sky you're taking the Metro line toward Vanløse and get off at Nørreport Station. Here you change train to any S-train toward Østerport Station and then you're only 5 minutes... More
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