Tours & activities in Copenhagen

2-hour Copenhagen Highlights Private Tour

Make the most out of your visit and discover Copenhagen's main attractions with your private tour guide

ABOUT THE 2-hour Copenhagen Highlights Private Tour

This 2-hour private tour is the perfect introduction to Copenhagen and a great way to orientate yourself in the city. Your local private tour guide will take you to must-see spots such as Tivoli Gardens, the Danish Royal Palace, Nyhavnharbour and much more!


Join us on a private tour of Copenhagen’s greatest treasures

This trendy Scandinavian capital embraces the Danish concept of ‘hygge’ (an untranslatable blend of ‘cozy,’ ‘content’ and/or ‘comfortable’). Home to one of the oldest royal families in Europe, locals criss-cross the city by bike rather than car, and the centre is awash with world-class museums, galleries and restaurants. Together with your private local guide, you’ll navigate the picturesque historic centre - passing from the Town Hall, through to the world-famous Tivoli Gardens and the Danish Parliament. Hear stories from the struggle of the Danish Resistance against Nazi Occupation in WWII, before learning about Denmark’s greatest storyteller Hans Christian Andersen and his life in the city.

See Copenhagen up-close

If your family, friends or tour group are popping into Copenhagen for a quick trip, then make the most out of your stay by booking a private tour that fits your schedule!

Want a more comprehensive overview of the city? Upgrade to the 3-hour Private City Tour, which also takes in the Strøget shopping mile, the Lur Blowers and the Copenhagen Opera House!


Is your preferred starting time or date not available online? Do you have something more specific in mind? Do not hesitate to contact us here

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Your 2-hour Copenhagen Highlights Private Tour starts next to the Dragon Fountain on the City Hall Square (Rådhuspladsen)

  • Copenhagen Town Hall
  • Tivoli Gardens
  • Danish Royal Palace
  • Picturesque Nyhavnharbour
  • Hans Christian Andersen
  • Absalon - the warrior bishop
  • Nazi occupation
  • WWII resistance
  • Nytorv and Gammeltorv
  • Kongens Nytorv
  • Danish Parliament
  • Royal Danish Theatre


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Inclusions & exclusions
What’s included
  • Private walking tour
  • Local English-speaking guide
Additional Information
  • Most popular starting times available online
  • We can adapt the tour for you, even when booking online! You will be asked some questions during the checkout process to help us better tailor the tour to the needs of your group
  • Full refund for cancellations with more than 72 hours notice
  • Invoice available after tour date
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With a private tour, you're the boss!


Whether you’re travelling with a group, or simply want your own private guide, SANDEMANs private tours offer you the flexibility to name your time, meeting point and what you specifically want covered, all at some of the best prices in Copenhagen.

We believe in supporting local communities and are committed to giving a voice to some of Copenhagen's best local freelance tour guides, who passionately share the city's history and culture with their own unique and always-entertaining style.

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Tailor your experience with a SANDEMANs private tour

  • Expert guides
  • Regular and bespoke options available
  • Pick-up service from your hotel or hostel available
  • Variety of languages available
  • Excellent customer service support


CVR Number: 33868626. Participation in tours promoted by SANDEMANs NEW Europe is strictly on a voluntary basis. Neither SANDEMANs NEW Europe, nor the self-employed freelance guides who are the providers of the tours promoted by SANDEMANs NEW Europe, will be held responsible in any way for injuries to body or property incurred during tours. The tour guides reserve the right to deny participation in any tour, to any person, for any reason. Thank you for your understanding.


I am travelling alone; can I book a Private Tour?

Yes, absolutely!

Is there a maximum capacity per group?

Yes, for us to guaranty the quality of the tour, each tour guide can take a maximum of 30 people.

Larger groups can book two private tours online or contact us at for further quotations.

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