Copenhagen and Malmo Classic Break

Copenhagen and Malmo, via the Oresund Bridge
7 Days
May - Aug
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Experience the cultural heritage and many attractions of wonderful Copenhagen. Enjoy a city canal cruise, perhaps sample the excellent and innovative Danish cuisine, explore Kronborg Castles in the North Zealand region just north of the city and visit the renowned Louisiana Art Museum.Then travel from Copenhagen across the Oresund Bridge, connecting Denmark and Sweden, to reach Malmö, and spend time there before returning to Copenhagen. 

Extra nights in Copenhagen and Malmo can be added, or you can finish the tour by taking the train from Malmo on to Stockholm, instead of returning to Copenhagen - please enquire.

Day 1  Arrival in Copenhagen & Private Transfer to Hotel
Upon arrival at the airport you will be met and transferred to your hotel.  The remainder of the day and evening are at leisure. Accommodation at Imperial Hotel or similar for 3 nights with daily breakfast.

Day 2  Copenhagen: City Canal Sightseeing
Today take a short, guided boat tour around the harbour and through the idyllic canals. Your guide will tell you about the beautiful churches, castles, old listed houses, new buildings and  other sights of interest of historic Copenhagen. The tour departs regularly from Gammel Strand and passes some of Copenhagen best sights and attractions.

The remainder of the  day is at leisure. Or you might take an optional  regular 4 hour Culinary Experience Tour. Explore Copenhagen from a foodie point of view - learn about the world famous Nordic cuisine and restaurant scene, and discover the local's favourite eateries and market halls with an expert guide at your side. The tour starts at Torvehallerne, the covered market halls, where you can sample artisan cheese, and try local liquors, caramels and preserves from some of the most interesting small producers. Also taste smørrebrød, the traditional Danish open sandwich,  visit a microbrewery and sample 3 different types of home-brewed beer, and try the classic street food in Copenhagen - the hotdog, served in an gourmet version! Please note this tour does not operate on Sundays.

Day 3 Copenhagen: Privately Guided North Zealand Tour
Enjoy a full day privately guided excursion to North Zealand to discover it's beautful landscape and cultural heritages. Visit Kronborg Castle, known through Shakespeare's Hamlet as Elsinore Castle, which stands at the seaward approach to the Öresund Sound and is one of the best preserved Renaissance castles in Northern Europe. On the way back to Copenhagen visit the famed Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, where you can enjoy the wide range of international contemporary art and modernist classics.  Return to your hotel in the late afternoon. 

Day 4 Copenhagen - Malmo over the Oresund Bridge By Private Car
After breakfast check out from the hotel and travel to Malmo by private transfer via the Oresund Bridge. The bridge features in the Scandic Noir thriller programme "The Bridge" and is an engineering marvel stretching 8km over the sea. Check in to your hotel in Malmo, and the afternoon and evening are at leisure. Accommodation at Renaissance Marriott Hotel or similar for 3 nights with daily breakfast.

Day 5 Malmo: City Sightseeing By Boat
This morning enjoy a sightseeing tour by boat. Travel through the canals and under the bridges and see Malmo from another side, while your guide tells you about the city's history, architecure, people and stories. Afternoon free.

Day 6 Malmo:  Day at leisure or optional tour to Lund
Day at leisure or you may wish to take an optional 4 hour tour to Lund by private car with driver.  Lund is a charming city  which combines ancient with modern; enjoy the museums, lively market squares, shops, department stores, cafés and restaurants, all within easy distance. Vsit the Kulturen Open air museum on the way for a glimpse of Swedish life in the city and the countryside, from the Middle Ages to the present. 

Day 7 Malmo Departure
After check out from your hotel this morning you will be transferred to the Malmo train station for the train trip back to Copenhagen Airport, where your tour arrangements end with your arrival there. 

Or, for a supplement, you can take a train from Malmo on to Stockholm, a journey of about 5 hours through the Swedish countryside.

Departures:  daily 1 May to 31 August

Includes: arrival transfer airport/hotel in Copenhagen; 3 nights accommodation in Copenhagen including daily breakfast; 3 nights accommodation in Malmo including daily breakfast; Grand Canal Tour in Copenhagen (1 hour); privately guided excursion to North Zealand by car including entrance tickets to Kronborg Castle and Louisana Muesum (7hrs); private non-guided transfer by car or mini van from Copenhagen to Malmo; guided Malmo sightseeing by boat (1hr); transfer from hotel to Malmo train station, 2nd class one way train ticket from Malmo to Copenhagen airport. For the included excursions you are accompanied by a local, English-speaking guide.

Excludes: optional activities, optional train Malmo to Stockholm.

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Price per person FROM:
Double AUD$ 3422.00
Single AUD$ 6532.00

Includes: arrival transfer airport/hotel in Copenhagen; 3 nights accommodation in Copenhagen including daily breakfast; 3 nights accommodation in Malmo including daily breakfast; Grand Canal Tour in Copenhagen (1 hour); privately guided excursion to North Zealand by car including entrance tickets to Kronborg Castle and Louisana Muesum (7hrs); private non-guided transfer by car or mini van from Copenhagen to Malmo; guided Malmo sightseeing by boat (1hr); transfer from hotel to Malmo train station, 2nd class one way train ticket from Malmo to Copenhagen airport. Please note the price may vary according to your dates of travel.

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