You are eager to know more about the oldest monarchy in the world, Danish royal family, Queen’s powers and political system of the Kingdom. Are you ready to set off 800 years back in time to find out how a small fisherman’s village of the 12th century turned into a powerful state, that in the end of the 14th century united all Scandinavian countries? Why bishop Absalon decided to build a fortress, which 600 years later turned into castle Christiansborg? How come that the Danish Royal family is one of the oldest monarchies in the world? Let’s reveal all those interesting facts during the tour to the Christiansborg castle in a company of experienced local guide.
The tour fits perfectly well for those, who would like to hear the legends from the Danish past, get to know how Absalon’s fortress turned into the political center of the Danish Kingdom and see priceless tapestries reflecting the history of Denmark over the last 1 200 years.
- Duration - 1,5 hours
- Activity level: High
- Group or private walking tour in Christiansborg castle
Tour starts: near the Bishop Absalon monument at Højbro Plads
Tour ends: at Christiansborg castle
Frederik VII monument
Historical part of Copenhagen city
Christian IX monument
Bishop Absalon monument
On your request the tour can be extended to 5 hours, including visits to Amalienborg Palace and Rosenborg castle and Royal Treasury.
The price for the "The Oldest Monarchy in the world" tour INCLUDES:
The price does not INCLUDE:
|Number of people in your group||2 - 5||5 – 9||10 – 15|
|Price per group in EUR||150||200||250|
If you order a group tour of 15 people, price per person: Dkk 150 / $ 25 / € 20