Experience the beauty and history of Copenhagen on our classic one-hour canal tour! Learn about the beautiful and historic landmarks and all other sights of interest. This boat sightseeing tour departs from Nyhavn or Ved Stranden and passes some of Copenhagen's best sights and attractions. Looking for more history and additional sight? Choose our new, extended Grand Canal Tour.
Join our Classic Canal Tour - all the must-see sights
On this one-hour boat tour, you will discover the best of Copenhagen! You’ll experience all the famous sights and iconic landmarks, including the famous Little Mermaid, the majestic Amalienborg Castle – home of the royal family, and the old Stock Exchange building. Take in the beauty and history of the city as we sail through the historic harbor and narrow canals. During the late spring and all of summer, we sail in open boats. In the colder months, we sail in boats that are both covered and heated.
You can choose to join our live guided tours or our audio guided tours. All departures from Ved Stranden are live guided. Some departures from Nyhavn are audio guided, see below.
Audio guided departures from Nyhavn:
Daily departures at 10:00, 13:00, and 16:00
Book our new extended tour - Grand Canal Tour
From June 17th, we welcome you aboard our newest canal tour, the Grand Canal Tour! We take you on a historic journey from the Stone Age all the way to the modern day. We sail to the hip, trendy Nordhavn and all the way to the raw, urban Sydhavnen, and on the tour, you’ll get to see both famous and classic sights as well as lesser-known areas of the city. There is a toilet onboard. All boats are covered, and during the winter they are also heated. You are more than welcome to bring snacks and drinks on the tour for maximum coziness.
Grand Canal Tour is live guided in Danish and English and departs from Ved Stranden. The duration of the tour is 1 hour and 45 minutes.
Our ticket houses
We have ticket houses at Nyhavn and Ved Stranden, where you can also purchase your tickets.
Daily changes may occur. For more information on the day, please ask in our ticket house.