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Susanne J.

Copenhagen, Denmark

Let me share with you my passion for a good story, Danish history at its best and everything worth knowing about Danes, happiness and our renowned "hygge".

I am an Authorised Guide graduated from Roskilde University and work as a full-time guide.

I have lived in Copenhagen for most of my life but also lived in England for a long time allowing me to view Denmark both with the eyes of an insider and an outsider.

I enjoy making history come to life. I may put the huge Danish Empire of the past back on the map, sometimes the Vikings come out complete with war paint, tattoos and dragon ships, or I may give my guests a real sense of the life of the Danish Royal family as it unfolded itself at the numerous royal palaces and castles.

Whilst walking, cycling or driving around the back streets of medieval Copenhagen I enjoy creating a picture that appeals to the imagination and the senses of my guests; images that bring to life the carriages rattling over the cobbled streets, the hustle and bustle of city life and the distinctive character and smells of the old city.

But what about Danes today? You might think that the happiest people on the planet are walking around with a permanent grin on their faces. Well, no they are not but I will make sure that, by the end of our tour, you will know exactly what makes Danes so happy.

In Copenhagen the absolute majority use bicycles and public transport to get around so naturally most of my tours are on foot or bicycles.
Should you prefer to travel by car I will arrange for a car with a professional driver to take us around the city or further afield to visit the royal castles North of Copenhagen or Roskilde with its cathedral and Viking Ship Museum.

Some Swedes think that Danes are untrustworthy anarchists. True or false? We could nip over to Sweden to re-visit old Danish territory and learn what the Swedes are like!

Should you not quite find what you are looking for in my list of tours just let me know and I will tailor-make a tour just for you.

A Recent Review of this guide

Our flight was canceled and we were delayed 2 hours but the company contacted Susanne and she met us at the airport. We had a wonderful walking/driving combination tour of Copenhagen! Susanne is knowledgeable, and you can tell she loves her city! There was not one of our questions that she could not answer. We had very limited time due to our delayed flight and time we had to be aboard our ship, but we definitely saw the highlights of this beautiful city! I highly recommend Susanne!
Susan M.

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Authorised Tourist Guide (University of Roskilde)

BA in Business Studies from (Copenhagen Business School)


Under Danish law I cannot act as driver whilst guiding.

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Copenhagen Top Sights

Experience the top sights of Copenhagen with your own private guide,...

1014 USD per tour

(for up to 7 people)

4 hours

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Copenhagen City Walk

Stroll the charming back streets of Copenhagen with your own private,...

427 USD per tour

(for up to 10 people)

4 hours

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Copenhagen Food Tour


Culinary experience with private guide

684 USD per tour

(max 6 people)

5 hours

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Copenhagen Harbour Cycling Tour


Cycle leisurely beside the canals and inner harbour of Copenhagen with,...

389 USD per tour

(for up to 10 people)

3 hours

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