A viking journey - private tour

Tour Number

Activity Level

48064


Categories

Museums / Culture

Details

Kid Friendly: No. School age children and up.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 10

Language(s)

explanation

Spanish (fluent), German (fluent), English (fluent), Danish (fluent)

Tour over 2 days or during 1 long day


A tour of sites of the Viking age in Copenhagen and around, over a long day or divided in more days.
In Copenhagen the viking past we go to get an introduction at the National Museum.

we then go by train to Roskilde, Viking Age capital of Denmark. By the fjhord lies the Viking Ship museum with the five Viking ships rediscovered in 1962 and now displayed. Visit the museum island with it's boat building workshops.

Roskilde cathedral is an UNESCO heritage site and burial church of Danish Royalty.

Itinerary

Visit to National Museu, in Copenhagen, Ancient History and Vikings Collection.

Train journey to Roskilde (40 minutes, nice commuter train).

Visit to Roskilde Viking Ship Museum

Lunch (not included in price)

Muesum Island: Boats and handicrafts bwing worked with historical technology in workshops.

City of Roskilde. Possible visit to Cathedral (entrance fee). The 11 century Cathedral holds tombs of 18 Danish Monarchs, and is a UNESCO Cultural Heritage site.

Time in centre og Roskilde.

Return to Copenhagen by train.

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Tour extension possible to Trelleborg Site (ekstra 3, 5 hours).

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Pier or in city

Tour starts at the National Museum Ny Vestergade, Copenhagen

End location: Copenhagen City or pier.

Duration: 9 hours

Tour can be divided over several days. Tourdescribed here is the basic long day / 2 day model.

Transportation

Train, Walking - car can be hired.

What’s Included

Entrance National Museum

Train fare to Roskilde

Entrance Viking Ship Museum

Estimated Local Cash Needed

250 Danish kroner - Entrance to Viking Ship Museum, snacks and meals underway.

What’s Extra

If car / bus transit is desired, we can hire.

Visit to Roskilde Cathedral

Restrictions

1) I don't join groups for shared costs, to avoid mismatches.

2) Please inform arrival pier, if you come by cruise. Langelinje is central. Ocean Pier is further from the centre.

3) Only exeptionally, I can take groups by car.

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