Meet our Guides

Get to know the person behind the tour

Private tour guide Philip

Philip D.

Copenhagen, Denmark

Many years ago I came to Denmark from England because I was curious to find out why Danes were "The Happiest Nation on Earth".

I am delighted to say that I found out and am willing to share this with you!

Having fallen in love with Copenhagen, Denmark (and a Dane) I became fascinated by Danish history and culture; a passion which led me to become educated as a tour guide.

With a background in the music business in London and later as a psychotherapist I am well qualified to listening and my guiding is always based around the interests and requirements of my guests.

I am not an academic, there are other guides who are; if you want a tour filled with detail of Kings and dates then look elsewhere because what I offer is a viewpoint of Denmark and Copenhagen seen from the eye of a very interested Englishman. That said every day I continue to study the story of the Land of the Vikings.

My favourite past-time is wandering the streets of Copenhagen looking for unusual routes and sights to show my guests. The buildings may be beautiful but they come alive with a story.

Above all my aim is for you (and I) to have a entertaining and fun day whilst I share my love and knowledge of my wonderful adopted homeland.

A Recent Review of this guide

Highly recommend Philip for a personal tour of Copenhagen. Deep knowledge of history and modern Denmark. Added bonus is he's a terrific person to spend the day with!
Jonathan Barry

Read Reviews

Credentials

Authorised Danish Tour Guide. Educated at Roskilde University

Restrictions

Most of my tours are on foot or bicycle.. Some of the cruise ship harbour out of the city and require transportation, I have access to private limousines and coaches where applicable.

Guide Requirements for Denmark

Private tour guide Philip

Contact this Guide

Questions about the tour? Not seeing exactly what you’re looking for? Contact this guide with questions, or to create a custom itinerary for you and your travel companions.

Message Philip D.
Web address (URL) of this page: http://www.toursbylocals.com/CopenhagenPrivateGuideTours

Tours by Philip D.

See all of the tours offered by this guide.

Private tour guide Philip

Private Wonderful Copenhagen Walking,...

The Highways and ByWays of Copenhagen with a private guide

515 USD per tour

(for up to 10 people)

4 hours

learn more
Private tour guide Philip

Jewish Copenhagen - Private tour

visit Daniel Leiberskind's Jewish Museum with local private guide

515 USD per tour

(for up to 8 people)

4 hours

learn more
Private tour guide Philip

The Castles of Sjælland - Private Tour

 unrated

Hamlet's Castle and Renaissance Beauty with a private guide

996 USD per tour

(max 8 people)

8 hours

learn more
Private tour guide Philip

Cycle Copenhagen

Experience the best cycling city in the World

592 USD per tour

(max 10 people)

4 hours

learn more