Take a scenic drive along the Danish Riviera towards Copenhagen. On the way you will pass by the Deer Park and Hermitage, once the royal hunting grounds and castle.
Copenhagen has been the capital of the Kingdom of Denmark since 1417 and has a history as the 'Royal City' of Denmark. With royal favour, Copenhagen attracted barons, earls and nobility and with them came the wonderful imposing palaces, mansions and churches.
The highlight of your tour will be a visit to beautiful Rosenborg Castle, built between 1606 and 1617 by King Christian IV, often referred to as the 'builder-king'. Today, the castle houses a fine collection of porcelain, silverware and fine art along with the Danish Crown Jewels and Coronation regalia.
From Rosenborg Castle, you will drive to see the Little Mermaid the former fairytale creation of Hans Christian Andersen. During your drive you will also see the Royal Residence, Amalienborg.
Luncheon will be served at a restaurant in the heart of Copenhagen. Following luncheon, your tour will continue to Tivoli Gardens theme park, the fairytale gardens which opened its gates in 1843. You will have free time to stroll through the park admiring the romantic lakes, pavilions, flower decorations and the vivid life of the Danes. You will also have chance to do some souvenir shopping in Denmark's oldest amusement park.
This excursion will operate by coach and on foot. Your return drive to Elsinore will be un-guided. There will be approximately 2½ - 3 hours of walking during this tour and 100 steps to negotiate at Rosenborg Castle. Transfer time from Elsinore to Copenhagen is around 70 minutes.