Canal tours in Copenhagen
On this page you can read more about the city's canal tour and get an idea of what to expect when you go on tour with one of the tourist boats. Although most people will prefer a canal cruise with sunshine, the boats are sailing throughout the year which means that you all year round can visit Copenhagen from the water.
guided canal cruise in CPH
The tour around the charming canals and harbour areas provides a unique insight into the history of Copenhagen, its old buildings, funny stories and innovative urban life. Jump on the canal cruise and enjoy the ride to sights that are absolutely worth seeing in Copenhagen.
Read more about the different boats and routes on this page – and at VisitCopenhagen.
Cosy sightseeing in Copenhagen
Sightseeing on the water is a really lovely, relaxing way to experience large parts of Copenhagen in a short amount of time. A canal tour in Copenhagen lasts about an hour, and you can look forward to seeing and hearing more about The Little Mermaid, Langelinie, Børsen (the Stock Exchange), Amalienborg Palace, the Opera House, the Black Diamond (the Royal Library) and Nyhavn.
Canal tours in Danish and English
If you are not in the mood for the guide's stories, you can simply choose not to listen and instead soak in all the impressions and the unsurpassed view from the water as you go.
City break with Copenhagen canal cruise
Canal cruise and friendly smiles
When on board the harbour cruise, you will sail past tourists and locals who will smile kindly at you... and wave! The tour is really nice anyway, but all the smiles and enthusiastic waves you get just make it even better. Enjoy the attention and smile back!
Have a great holiday and a wonderful Copenhagen canal tour.