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Hans Christian Andersen Copenhagen tour

Hans Christian Andersen Copenhagen tour

Duration:2.5 hours total
Includes:Drinks and Equipment
Languages:Offered in English
Availability for this experience is rare.

About your host

Like everyone else I grew up loving the classic fairytales like The ugly duckling, The tinderbox, The little mermaid etc. and I never grew tired of them. So in 2014, when I decided to quit working as a teacher and tell stories for a living, the story of this strange man was first on my list. Since then I’ve done this tour more than 300 times and each time, it’s like falling in love all over again…
Mads Kristian
Mads Kristian
Mads Kristian
Mads Kristian

What we’ll do

Experience 19th century Copenhagen through the eyes of world-famous author Hans Christian Andersen. You’ll get the full story of this ugly duckling’s transformation into the most widely read Danish writer of all time, from the humiliations and disappointments of his early years to finally finding the formula on how to become the beautiful swan, he always knew he would be. From the humble…

What else you should know

Be prepared for almost 3 hours of walking. No hills or steep stairs, but some cobble stones to be conquered, but we'll do it at our own pace.

What I’ll provide

Drinks
a coffee or cold soda to go along the way or a cold beer after the tour.
Equipment
If the weather calls for it, I am bringing umbrellas for everyone.

What to bring

Wear sensible walking shoes and clothes suited to danish weather.

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Where you'll be

We'll visit places he lived and worked and see courtyards and sidestreets most visitors rarely find. Places we'll pass include: the City Hall square, Old and New square, the canals, parliament and the Royal theatre.

Upcoming availability

If you don’t see availability for the time you are looking for, you can .
Wed, 21st Aug    From 17:30 to 20:00.
£25 per person
10 of 10 spots left
Availability for this experience is rare.

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 15 and up can attend.

More tips

Be prepared for almost 3 hours of walking. No hills or steep stairs, but some cobble stones to be conquered, but we'll do it at our own pace.
Mads Kristian
history walk
Hans Christian Andersen Copenhagen tour
32 reviews
From £25/person
32 reviews
From £25/person