Explore the deliciously unique flavors of this culinary capital with a private guide
Join a fellow foodie for a culinary journey through the heart of Copenhagen and get a delicious taste of Denmark. From its traditional roots, the culinary scene in this small country has evolved into a world-renowned cuisine with 22 Michelin stars in Copenhagen alone! On this tasty tour, we will visit some of the best places in the city to experience the more traditional Danish flavors, while learning about food culture past and present and exploring its connection to hygge - that enviable Danish coziness.
Along the way, you will taste the original Danish pastry, sample traditional sweets, discover the unique Danish hot dog, savor local cheeses, and enjoy New Nordic-style smørrebrød (open-faced sandwich) accompanied by a local craft beer or juice at a Michelin Bib Gourmand restaurant . Our final stop will be the fabulous Torvehallerne Market, where we will explore local stalls and products before trying a delicious chocolate treat.
Traditional Danish pastry and a coffee at a local bakery
A visit to the confectionery stalls of the posh Magasin du Nord department store to learn about and sample traditional treats like caramels, bolcher (hard candies), and licorice.
A tasting of some of Denmark's own cheeses at a historic shop.
A classic hot dog with a modern Nordic twist (veggie dog is available) at one of Denmark's favorite traditions: the pølsevogn.
Tasting of two smørrebrød open-faced sandwiches in the New Nordic style, accompanied by a Danish craft beer or a local juice at Michelin Bib Gourmand restaurant Selma*
Stroll through Torvehallerne Market, where you will be introduced to some of the local products and try a traditional treat from a local chocolate maker.
*Restaurant subject to change but you will be given advance notice and a suitable substitution made.
** The tour is suitable for vegetarians if advance notice is given.
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Suggested by Guide: The Stork Fountain on the Strøget pedestrian shopping street.
Duration: 4 hours
A Taste of Copenhagen is available as a walking tour only.
- Guiding Services
Estimated Local Cash Needed
100 Danish Kroner - For incidentals such as additional beverages. Credit cards are widely accepted, including at Torvehallerne Market.
- Personal Expenses
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If you like your food then this tour is for you - bring an appetite!!! An absolutely first rate tour of Danish food with a guide that can not only bring a knowledge of the modern and traditional cuisine of Denmark but also provide some historical context which expands upon the experience. Cannot recommend highly enough.