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Benny M.

Kongens Lyngby, Greater Copenhagen, Denmark

Do you want to see the best of Copenhagen? For the authentic Copenhagen experience, let me show you the well-known sights and the not so well-known secrets of my city.

As a native Dane - and combined with my guide diploma from the University of Roskilde - I'm keen to let the vibrant Danish capital come alive to you. I really like to pass on my fascination with Copenhagen - and to deliver it all with a lively sense of humor. Yes, I'm a laid-back person. ☺

The city is steeped in history and maybe you want me to focus on, say, the old Vikings, the intriguing palaces or the royal family. But you may also be interested in hearing about Danish society in general and Danish everyday life in particular, e. g. themes like our welfare state, the political system, urban planning, architecture, our transport strategies (including the ubiquitous bicycles) or our green sustainability goals. Or maybe you simply want some good advice on shopping, dining or relaxing.

I prefer to show you Copenhagen by foot or by bicycle - although I also do customized tours by private car. But my compact city is best suited for walking or bike tours, optionally combined with public transport. Oh - and I'm a dedicated runner - so I even do "sight-running", at your preferred pace. ☺

I just love my city and my job as an authorized guide - and I hope that my passion will spill over so that you'll never forget your stay in Copenhagen, however brief it may be.

One size fits all? No, no, please feel free to contact me with your ideas of an ideal visit to Copenhagen. Let's connect! See you!

A Recent Review of this guide

Benny was great! He was very knowledgeable and friendly, a pleasure to spend a morning with.
Caren Reaves

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Credentials

- Official Tourist Guide Diploma from the University of Roskilde (English, German and Danish) (2014, i.e. 4 years' experience as a professional guide)

- MA Degree in Translation (English) from Copenhagen Business School and London Guildhall University

- BA Degree in Translation (German) from Aarhus Business School

- BA Degree in Translation (French) from Copenhagen Business School

By the way: based on my MA Degree, I also work as a translator (English-Danish)

Restrictions

Due to legal constraints in Denmark, I cannot act as a driver-guide.
My guide languages are: English, German and Danish - but I can small-talk and answer your questions in French, Spanish and Swedish, if needed... ☺

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Private tour guide Benny

Copenhagen by Foot - 3 Hours Private,...

Explore Most of the Must-sees of Copenhagen with Your Local Authorized,...

402 USD per tour

(for up to 10 people)

3 hours

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Private tour guide Benny

Copenhagen by Foot - 5 Hours Private,...

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Explore the Must-sees of Copenhagen with Your Local Authorized Guide

549 USD per tour

(for up to 10 people)

5 hours

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Private tour guide Benny

Copenhagen by Bike - 3 Hours Private,...

Come Discover Most of the Must-sees of Copenhagen with Your Local Authorized,...

402 USD per tour

(for up to 10 people)

3 hours

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Private tour guide Benny

Copenhagen by Bike - 5 Hours Private,...

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Discover the Must-sees of Copenhagen with Your Local Authorized Guide

549 USD per tour

(for up to 10 people)

5 hours

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Copenhagen by Bike WITHOUT the Must-sees,...

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Discover the Genuine Copenhagen with Your Local Authorized Guide

549 USD per tour

(for up to 10 people)

5 hours

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Copenhagen's Modern Architecture Walking,...

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Come Discover Copenhagen's Cutting-edge Architecture with Your Local,...

555 USD per tour

(max 10 people)

5 hours

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Commuter Train Tour to Copenhagen's Surroundings

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Explore the Nature and Culture around Copenhagen with Your Private,...

573 USD per tour

(max 10 people)

5 hours

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Copenhagen by Bike - 4 Hours - from Oceankaj,...

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Discover Most of the Must-sees of Copenhagen in a Private Tour

689 USD per tour

(max 10 people)

4 hours

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SightRunning with Your Private Local,...

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Discover Copenhagen in Your Running Shoes - 0.5-2.5 Hours

329 USD per tour

(for up to 10 people)

2 hours 30 min.

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