A private Walking Tour in the Old City or a National Museum Tour with Denmark's beloved poet and fairytale writer, Hans Christian Andersen, in his top hat and long coat can be arranged as well as a private tour of Rosenborg Castle and the Royal Treasuries with Sir Richard in his renaissance costume.

A private walking tour in English with Hans Christian Andersen in his 19-century costume can begin at your hotel or at a convenient location of your choice such as the Town Hall Square. The walking tour lasts one hour and includes the main sights of the city such as The Cathedral, The Old University Building, The Round Tower, The Old Courthouse, The Castle Island, The Royal Library, The Christiansborg Palace, The Old Synagogue, The Latin Quarter, The Walking Street, The Antique Market and The Old Stock Exchange, among others. We will go into some of the buildings and explore hidden courtyards behind the buildings, alleyways, statues and fountains. Along the way you will meet famous Danes such as Queen Margrethe II and the royal family; the philosopher, Soren Kierkegaard; the writer, Karen Blixen; the sculptor, Bertel Thorvaldsen; the colorful renaissance King Christian IV and of course Hans Christian Andersen, among others. There will also be an opportunity to learn something about various aspects of Danish culture, it's government, education system, religion, the economy, what products the Danes make and who they trade with, the Danish Welfare Model and the tax system which makes it possible, marriage rituals and the unique status of women, the treatment of the elderly and children, contemporary issues such as immigration, even the Danes love affair with the bicycle as well as where to find the city's best (and most affordable) smorrebrod sandwiches and Danish pastries. Let an "insider" make your stay more enjoyable and productive with helpful suggestions on museums, castle tours, tower tours, canal and harbor tours, bus tours, bicycling in the city, antique markets, flea markets, traditional Danish lunch cafes and dinner restaurants and up-to-date advice on what's good (and what's not) in and around Copenhagen.

The price of a private walking tour is 180 US dollars (or the equivalent in Danish Kroner) for a small group (maximum four persons) but varies depending on the size of the group and are available from May thru September. For more details and reservations contact copenhagenwalks@yahoo.com.

A private tour of Rosenborg Castle and The Royal Treasuries in English with Sir Richard in his renaissance costume can be arranged at your convenience. See "Rosenborg Castle and Royal Treasuries Tour" on the main menu for a detailed description of the tour. A tour lasts one hour and costs 180 US dollars (or the equivalent in Danish Kroner) for a small group (maximum four persons) but varies depending onthe size of the group. This does not include the combined entry ticket to the castle and treasuries. Tours are available from May thru September.

For more information and reservations you may contact copenhagenwalks@yahoo.com.