The writer of stories like The Ugly Duckling - The Little Mermaid, the Emperors new Clothes and many more.
He came to Copenhagen when he was just 14 years old, to seek a start as a singer and actor at The Royal Theater. But When he couldn't succeed he startet writing stories. First for grown ups, but later fairytales for Children. Hans Christian Andersen - Or just H. C. Andersen as we call him in Denmark, has become one of the main brands of Denmark. On this tour you will learn everything you need to know.
I was born and raised in Copenhagen, and have been a guide in Copenhagen in the last 12 years. And know Hans Christian Andersen from my earliest childhood
My favorite spot on the tour is the Graveyard, where we find his stone. Its such a calm and shady place. The tour can be customized according to your preferences, please inquire.
We will pass the Statue of the Little Mermaid, And statues of him at The Town hall Square and at the Kings Garden.
At the Assistens Graveyard we will also pass the Grave of the Hans Christian Andersen.
Learn about his life, see where he lived, and what we have of him today.
Tour duration is 3-4 hours.
MEETING POINT + TOUR DURATION
Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building
Duration: 3 hours
Bike or walking
- Guiding Services
- Private Transportation
- Public Transportation Tickets
ESTIMATED LOCAL CASH NEEDED
100 DKK - For Coffee or snacks
- Personal Expenses
- Food, Drinks, Snacks