Gammel Strand

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Gammel Strand: Our most recommended tours and activities

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

    1. 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 Canal Tour & Skip-the-Line Tivoli Ticket

    2. Copenhagen Canal Tour & Skip-the-Line Tivoli Ticket

    Join a canal tour around the city center of Copenhagen and get a ticket to Tivoli Gardens. Take a guided tour around the harbor and through the idyllic canals where your guide will tell you about Copenhagen's beautiful churches, castles, old listed houses, new buildings and other sights of interest. The classic harbor tour departs from Nyhavn or Gammel Strand and passes some of Copenhagen's best sights and attractions. There is a live guide in Danish and English. Some departures have a third language, which varies between German, Italian, French or Spanish. You will find further information about the languages available at the ticket office. Some departures may be audio guided.  After the canal tour, enjoy the world-famous Tivoli Gardens with your skip-the-line ticket. 

    I loved the boat tour it was really lovely. I also think the guide was fantastic. I would highly recommend.

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What people are saying about Gammel Strand

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4.5 / 5

based on 1,160 reviews

You can enter the boat without an additional voucher, they just scan the qr-code on your reservation. There are headphones (one use only) and you can choose between different languages to hear explanations to the most touristic sights along the way.

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

Really great experience with a wonderful guide! Such a good value for everything you get to see!

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

Very good service, the staff was really nice and I would recommend it