Highlights of Copenhagen Accessible Guided Tour
On this Highlights of Copenhagen Accessible Guided Tour, you’ll experience the very best of the Danish capital! See the famous Little Mermaid Statue, stroll along the beautiful canals, explore the city center with beautiful architecture and history, and visit the Castle of the reigning Danish Queen Margarethe!
This accessible Copenhagen guided tour is a combination of a walking/strolling tour and accessible public transportation. The buses in Copenhagen are equipped with wheelchair lifts and ramps, and have designated space for wheelchairs inside. This makes getting from the different sites easy without having to walk for miles.
Depending on which dock you arrive at, your guide will meet you by the ship and escort you either by foot (Langelinje port) or by accessible public bus (Oceankai port or central accessible Copenhagen hotel) to the most famous attraction in Copenhagen, the Little Mermaid. While small in size, this beautiful Bronze statue from 1913 was inspired by Danish writer Hans Christian Andersen’s fairy tale about a mermaid who gives up everything to be united with a young handsome prince on land. After some great photo opportunities by the mermaid, you’ll stroll along the beautiful waterfront Langelinje to the nearby Gefion Fountain, a beautiful large fountain on the harbor front featuring a large-scale group of animal figures being driven by the legendary Norse goddess, Gefjun.
Spend the rest of the day on this wheelchair friendly Copenhagen tour exploring the heart of the city! Escorted by your guide you will visit many historic places including the majestic City Hall and City Hall Square, beautiful old churches, the famous Round Tower, Amalienborg Castle, and many more! There will also be time for a stroll down Europe’s longest pedestrianized shopping street, Stroeget, and a short lunch stop at an accessible café to fuel up for the day (cost not included). Have your camera ready as you make it to the picturesque water canal Nyhavn, with it’s colorful, picturesque houses lined up along the shoreline, as well as old boats and restaurants peppered along the water.
As your accessible Copenhagen tour is coming to an end, your professional tour guide will escort you back to your cruise ship or central accessible Copenhagen hotel either by foot or public transportation, depending on the distance.
The Highlights of Copenhagen Accessible Guided Tour features:
- Public accessible transportation and convenient accessible tour routes confirmed to be wheelchair accessible (step and curb free and severable accessible toilets along the route).
- Accessible walking/rolling tour of Copenhagen city center.
- Experience the beauty of Copenhagen and its history narrated by your experienced local Copenhagen guide.
- The Little Mermaid
- Amalienborg Castle
- Amager Square
- Round Tower
- Church of St. Mary
- Town Hall/ Town Hall Square
- Stop for lunch at accessible café (cost not included).
The Highlights of Copenhagen Accessible Guided Tourhas received a 4 Star Sage Accessibility Rating because it is entirely step-free, and there is no need to transfer out of a wheelchair. Your transfers between the sites will take place using low accessible public busses equipped with ramps and lifts, and with designated space for your wheelchair inside (you can stay in your wheelchair).
During this accessible Copenhagen Guided Tour you will visit Langelinje, and the site where the Little Mermaid is sitting overlooking the water. The viewing area and stroll along the waterfront is flat and mostly paved.
The area surrounding the residency of the Queen, Amalienborg Castle, is mostly flat, however, you will encounter some cobblestones.
Throughout your walking/strolling tour downtown Copenhagen, your guide will lead you using wheelchair friendly, step-free routes. While much of the older city has cobblestones, there are flat wheelchair tracks in many places.
There are several public accessible restrooms located along the tour
Tour duration: 5 hours
Cost: 1-2 people €620, 3-4 people €650, 5-6 people €680
Days of the week the tour is offered: 7 days a week
Meet-up time: Anytime of the day
Meet-up place: Copenhagen Cruise Dock or central accessible Copenhagen hotel.
Dress code: Weather suitable clothing advised
Entrance tickets: Not necessary/ Not included. Please note, you will be responsible for paying your own bus ticket. We advise you bring national currency (DKK).
Cancellation policy: 80% refund with at least 7 days notice, 50% refund with at least 4 days notice, no refund with less than 4 days notice. Tours run rain or shine.
Not included: Snacks/meals and gratuities.
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