Our most popular trip for individual tourists, the amazing journey of the old kingdom’s history.
The tour starts at the Tivoli Castle at 9 and all adults get a portable CD player with the amazing story in your language and introduction to the wonderful adventures of the first millennium up to now. History of Christianity’s importance to Denmark through the ages About King Canute the Holy (1080-1086 where we after passing the amazing Øresund Bridge runs into Sweden (the old Denmark) and visiting Malmøhus and Lund Cathedral as Canute the Holy commenced. In 1103 Lund was appointed archbishop seat. This fact testifies to Lund at that time was the most important city in contemporary Denmark – and possibly the most important city in Scandinavia. This is confirmed also when capitals at Lund medieval epithet “Metropolis Dania”.
We need to hear about Erik 7 of Pomerania, ca. 1382-1459 (the oldest of the Danish medieval kings) who ruled Denmark, Norway and Sweden, visit the stunning Malmøhus he and King Christian 3 built, a magnificent royal palace and castle fortified with moat, strong ramparts and four corner towers.
Then we take the ferry from Helsingborg back to Denmark, where we visit the fantastic Kronborg, which is retained significant remains of Eric’s castle hook.
Follow the sloping bridge into the old dry dock between Kronborg and Culture Yard and step into an underground museum, designed by the world-renowned architectural firm BIG, Bjarke Ingels Group.
After a day full of impressions, we drive back along the magnificent Strandvej and arrive at Andersen castle at around 17.