Amalienborg Palace

Enter your dates to find available activities

Amalienborg Palace: Our most recommended tours and activities

  • Copenhagen City Card (including transportation)

    1. Copenhagen City Card (including transportation)

    Get your personal passport to Copenhagen with a Copenhagen City Card and enjoy free entrance to more than 80 different museums and attractions. Available for periods of 24, 48, 72, 96 and 120 hours, the card grants access to some of the city’s best museums and attractions. Get from site to site with free and unlimited use of the transportation system, including city buses, trains and the metro. Learn more about the Danish capital at sites such as the Royal Palace, or enjoy all the thrills of one of Europe’s oldest amusement parks. Here is a small selection of the attractions that your Copenhagen Card covers: • Tivoli Gardens • Canal Tours (Grand Tour of Copenhagen) • Rosenborg Castle • Amalienborg • ARKEN Museum for Moderne Kunst • Dansk Arkitektur Center • Geologisk Museum (Statens Naturhistoriske Museum) • Museet for Samtidskunst • Roskilde Museum • Zoologisk Museum (Statens Naturhis...

    So easy to use and great value for the money! Attractions covered are exactly what I wanted to see and the added benefit of free public transportation is fantastic!

  • Copenhagen: 1-Hour Canal Cruise from Ved Stranden or Nyhavn

    2. Copenhagen: 1-Hour Canal Cruise from Ved Stranden or Nyhavn

    Experience Copenhagen from the water on a 1-hour canal cruise and see how the past and present merge as you travel along idyllic canals, passing many of the city’s most famous landmarks, old and new. Depart from Ved Stranden or Nyhavn before naviagting some of the city’s many waterways. Admire the palaces of Christiansborg and Amalienborg, see the sights of the Nyhavn waterfront, and marvel at the financial centers, such as the Central Bank and the former Copenhagen Stock Exchange. Cruise past the Little Mermaid statue in Langelinie as your tour guide tells the history of the statue and other landmarks and buildings you pass. Commentaries are available in Danish and English, as well as an additional 3rd language on request.

    Very great tour. You all nicest and most important places of Copenhagen. Very nice views. Great guide. Thanks for awsome experience!

  • Copenhagen: 1 or 2-Hour Segway Tour

    3. Copenhagen: 1 or 2-Hour Segway Tour

    The guided Segway tour gives you the opportunity to explore Copenhagen in a fun and unique way in just 1 or 2 hours. As the only officially authorized Segway tour provider in Denmark, you will benefit from touring on the newest Segway machines with experienced guides, ready to give you first class customer service — as a bonus, you will help keep Copenhagen green & clean as Segways are zero-emissions. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to start for check-in and training where you will receive your helmet, sign our waiver, get your radio, and meet your guide. You will then be individually trained in driving a Segway on a spacious and quiet training ground until you're comfortable to take to the streets. Don't worry if you haven't tried it before — it is super easy and most people learn it within minutes. The Segway is an incredibly intuitive machine. Some great routes are planned for you on ...

    Great tour and a very friendly guide. The perfect way to see the sites of Copenhagen.

  • Copenhagen: Guided Segway Tour with Live Commentary

    4. Copenhagen: Guided Segway Tour with Live Commentary

    Take a 1 or 2-hour Segway tour of Copenhagen and experience the city via a unique mode of transport that is both fun and great for the environment. The 2-wheeled, self-balancing vehicles are easy to use. You will have live commentary all the way through the tour via wireless helmet headsets linked directly to your expert guide. They will share a unique perspective on what life is like in one of the world’s most livable cities. Set out to experience one of the most environmentally friendly destinations in the world first-hand. Glide through the city’s vibrant streets on an eco-friendly Segway alongside cyclists and pedestrians. Enjoy the cool breeze on your face as you take in the stunning architecture, and views of the harbor front. Before you begin settle in at the conveniently located office within the heart of the inner city. Inside you'll find a quiet, spacious, and beautiful indoor...

    It was very fun and exciting tour! Best way to see the attractions. My guide Marc was very friendly, expert and funny! I would strongly recommend!

  • Copenhagen: 3 Hour Private Bike Tour

    5. Copenhagen: 3 Hour Private Bike Tour

    Meet with your group at a time of your choosing at Nørreport station, where your bikes will be ready waiting for you. From here you will explore the city and learn a great deal about Danish culture and history with some traditional food and folklore thrown in as well. The tour will travel along a planned route and will include a lunch/coffee break if required, before resulting back at the starting spot. Along the course of the tour you can expect to see such sights as The little mermaid, Christiania, Rosenborg Castle, Amalienborg Castle, The marble church and many more.

    Tobias was friendly, informative and fun. There were six of us ( not all confident on cycles) and we were soon whizzing around the main attractions Copenhagen has to offer. A great way to avoid queues, yet sample a slice of the city. Thoroughly recommended if you are on a cruise stop and want to get out, about and active.

  • Central Copenhagen: 2-Hour Small Group Walking Tour

    6. Central Copenhagen: 2-Hour Small Group Walking Tour

    Discover the sites of central Copenhagen on a 2-hour walking tour. With a local by your side, you’ll learn about the city’s culture, see important historical sites, and stop by lesser-known gems.  The tour kicks off from Kafferiet, one of Copenhagen’s most charming coffee houses. Arrive 10 minutes before the tour start time and you can grab a cup of coffee or another beverage if you’d like to take it along. From the coffee house, your expert guide will take you on a historical highway with tales that will enthrall you. Hear about the greatest moments of Copenhagen’s rich 1000-year long history. It all starts at one of the most iconic fortifications called Kastellet. From there head through a lush, green park that commemorates the heroes of World War II. Encounter one of Copenhagen’s most impressive fountains called the Gefion Fountain. As you walk past, go by a boardwalk with an amazi...

    The tour was totally magnificent, I have enjoyed every single minute of it, you get to know everything about Copenhagen and the history of the city. My tour guide Mei was totally magnificent and nice, she has done everything to get me a wonderful experience, it couldn’t be better. I was impressed with her wide knowledge and her full explanation of every question of mine. She gave me a lot of Tipps and recommendations about Copenhagen. I traveled a lot and I can say that Mei is one of the best tour guides I ever met. I totally recommend this tour and if I came back to Copenhagen again I would love to take the same tour again.

  • Copenhagen: Self-Guided Audio Tour

    7. Copenhagen: Self-Guided Audio Tour

    Avoid the restricted schedules of organized walking tours and explore Copenhagen at your own pace. Famous for its churches, castles and colorful houses, the walkable city is waiting for you to discover. Download a lively MP3 audio tour and fully detailed map to use on your personal device at leisure. Be led through the city center and learn its rich history and fascinating lifestyle. Meet legendary characters, such as Hans Christian Andersen, writer of The Little Mermaid. See decadent palaces and grand halls, the impressive Frederik's Church – popularly known as the Marble Church – and the residence of the Danish Royal Family at Amalienborg Palace. Linger at City Hall and the 17th-century Rundetaarn (Round Tower). Go to Rosenborg Castle and the Royal Danish Theater. Look at the equestrian statue of Absalon on Højbro Plads and marvel at Christiansborg Palace. Pass the Danish Jewish Muse...

    Was worried travelling on my own that I might have difficulty in negotiating the map but found it super easy and the tour had just the right amount of content that was interesting and entertaining without being boring. I recommend doing this tour when you visit this beautiful city.

  • Copenhagen: City Highlights and Canal Cruise Private Tour

    8. Copenhagen: City Highlights and Canal Cruise Private Tour

    Don't miss this walking city tour of Copenhagen coupled with a relaxing canal tour. The city of Copenhagen is small enough to be discovered on foot, which is also the best way to get the most up-close and personal experiences of the city. Your journey starts as you meet your guide at City Hall Square, where he will briefly introduce the city. Make your way through the old and new streets, bringing history and the present together. See the Amalienborg Palace, the square of Kongens Nytorv and Christiansborg Castle, among other beautiful sights. Then, continue on your journey through the city with a boat tour through the canals of the city. Departing from Nyhavn, pass by the famous Little Mermaid statue; the Royal Opera House, designed by Henning Larsen for culture fans and daredevils alike; Christiansborg Palace, the center of Copenhagen's power for more than 800 years; Paper Island, full...

    Even though it was a rainy day, we enjoyed the tour. Very informative with lots of folklore we never would have known.

  • Copenhagen: 2-Hour Private Walking Tour

    9. Copenhagen: 2-Hour Private Walking Tour

    Get an introduction to Copenhagen on a private 2-hour walking tour that is perfect for first-time visitors and those on a tight schedule. Discover where the young people spend their time at the University of Copenhagen campus buildings. Visit the seat of the Danish Parliament at the historical Christiansborg Palace on Slotsholmen islet, and see where the longest outdoor bar in Copenhagen can be found in the Nyhavn area. Check out the marble church, neighbor to Amalienborg Palace, home of Queen Margarethe II, Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary. Finish the inner-city tales of this private walk by the waterside at Kongens Nytorv, where you're just a couple of minutes walk from Nyhavn, one location to pick up a canal tour (if you haven't done so already, now's the time).

    In a 2 h tour I got an idea of Danish history and visited all the main monuments . Lesley was wonderful and very knowledgeable about the culture of the northern countries and the relation between them through the centuries . It was also an amusing tour thanks to Lesley !

  • Copenhagen: 2-Hour City Walking Tour

    10. Copenhagen: 2-Hour City Walking Tour

    Explore the historic sights and neighborhoods of Copenhagen on a comprehensive city walk, and marvel at monuments such as Christiansborg Palace, and Amalienborg Palace, Home to the queen of Denmark. Ideal for those with limited time in the Danish capital, or for those that want to get their bearings before a more detailed trip. Marvel at the vast public space where concerts and celebrations are frequently held. Continue along the main shopping street of Ströget, and look in the windows of luxury boutiques and high street stores. Next, go to the islet of Slotsholmen to see the impressive Christiansborg Palace, seat of the Danish Parliament (Folketinget), Danish Prime Minister's Office, and Supreme Court of Denmark. Along the way, experience everyday life in the city and learn about local customs. Take a quick look at the colorful canal-side townhouses of Nyhavn (New Harbour), and look ...

    Silte , My guide was extremly knowledgeable, interesting but also with a good sense of humour and a feeling for people. As I am a guide and tour leader myself I recognize the qualities of a good guide - and she is more than good , she is excellent. I enjoyed My tour a lot and learned a lot about Copenhagen, despite the fact that it was far from the first time I visited the city.

Other Sightseeing Options in Amalienborg Palace

Want to discover all there is to do in Amalienborg Palace? Click here for a full list.

What people are saying about Amalienborg Palace

Overall rating

4.6 / 5

based on 2,037 reviews

This card is definitely recommended: convenience in public transport, almost all museums are free. This saves you a lot of costs. Take a good look at the number of hours on the map, if you plan it well, it will be useful for more than one/several days.

Very great tour. You all nicest and most important places of Copenhagen. Very nice views. Great guide. Thanks for awsome experience!

Practical and quickly amortized. Excellent reception at the Copenhagen Tourist Office.

It was fun and I learned about infrastructure surrounding the city canal.

Very informative. A great way to see the main sites in Copenhagen