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City Sightseeing Copenhagen

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Address: Ved Stranden 26, Copenhagen 1202, Denmark
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+45 32 96 30 00
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09:30 - 18:30
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Sun - Sat 09:30 - 18:30
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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City Sightseeing - the world's leading sightseeing concept in open-top bus...

City Sightseeing - the world's leading sightseeing concept in open-top bus - is of course also to be found in Copenhagen. The tours are guided in up to 8 languages ​​that you choose via the audio system.

With up to 3 routes and 21 stops you can hop on and off as much as you like and exactly the 'Hop on hop off' the idea is that you decide what you want to take a closer look at and perhaps indulge in - and entirely at your own pace. The stops along the routes are by all the best sights and attractions that Copenhagen has to offer.

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US$35.72*
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City Sightseeing Copenhagen Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
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Copenhagen Shore Excursion: City Sightseeing Copenhagen Hop-On Hop-Off Tour

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Reasonable way to see the city and familiarise oneself

We purchased the 72 hour " all in "to get street train , boat and bus tours . We knew that the train only ran up to 31.12. and it was a holiday, so did train plus boat prior to... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Chester, United Kingdom
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99 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We have used these all over the world and this one didn't disappoint either. We booked the ticket which included the boat trip which, although freezing cold was well worth it! The only downside, which we have never experienced before was the very limited service e.g. sometimes waiting an hour between buses.

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Thank LadyJules67
Josefine N, MArketing Coordinator at City Sightseeing Copenhagen, responded to this review

Dear LadyJules67, Thank you for your review. It is great to hear you enjoyed your Hop on Hop off buses and our canal boat as well and got to experience the city and the sights from both land and sea. I hope you had a wonderful time in Copenhagen Best regards, Josefine More 

Manchester, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely drivers , the ticket seller at the raddison blu (13) was a great help and explained all we needed to know very well, highly recommend.

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Thank Angela C
Josefine N, Marketing Coordinator at City Sightseeing Copenhagen, responded to this review

Dear Angela C, Thank you for your reivew. It is great to hear you enjoyed your bus tour around Copenhagen and that our staff was welcoming and helpful. I hope you had a wonderful time in the city Best regards, Josefine More 

UK
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93 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We purchased the 72 hour " all in "to get street train , boat and bus tours . We knew that the train only ran up to 31.12. and it was a holiday, so did train plus boat prior to 31st. Oliver on the boat was good , but he has to rush through commentary to fit in two languages... More 

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Thank BellaMBJ
Josefine N, Marketing Coordinator at City Sightseeing Copenhagen, responded to this review

Dear BellaMBJ, Thank you for your review. I'm glad to hear you enjoyed your boat tour and got to experience Copenhagen from a different perspective. I'm sorry to hear you did not enjoy the city train as much, which is without commentary meant to show you the charm of the inner city. I hope you had a wonderful time in... More 

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26 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was pleasantly surprised that the Green bus had fully functioning headphone commentaries and friendly drivers. I paid only for the Mermaid Tour (140 DKK) as I had plans for lots of walking. The driver was friendly & very helpful in directing me when I wanted to walk (lucked in & got the same guy on all 3 rides). As... More 

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Thank Tina W
Josefine N, Marketing Coordinator at City Sightseeing Copenhagen, responded to this review

Dear Tina W, Thank you for your review. It is great to hear you enjoyed your Mermaid Tour and got to experience the sights when you wanted by hopping on and off the bus. I hope you had a wondeful day in Copenhagen Best regards, Josefine More 

Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

So we went to the main ticket office and asked for an all bus lines and boat ticket so that we could see multiple areas of the city. Was issued ticket with no comments. It all seemed a bit chaotic but eventually bus turned up (we knew they'd be a wait) and once on the bus we started to enjoy... More 

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Thank jenny h
Josefine N, Marketing Coordinator at City Sightseeing Copenhagen, responded to this review

Dear jenny h, Thank you for your review, we appreciate the feedback so we can continue to improve. I'm sorry to hear you were not informed that our All Lines tickets are only for the weekends, but you can still use the Best Offer ticket to enjoye the Mermaid route and the Hop On Hop Off boat for 48 hours... More 

New Lenox, Illinois
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

We took this tour in June, picking up the bus from the cruise terminal. I have limited mobility so this was going to be the perfect way to see the city. When we got on the bus, nobody told us that we would have to get off and change buses halfway through the tour. In fact, we had been told... More 

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Josefine N, Marketing Coordinator at City Sightseeing Copenhagen, responded to this review

Dear bet410, Thank you for your review. We appreciate the feedback so we can continue to improve. On cruiseship days, the buses do get a bit crowed, which is not an excuse for the overcrowded buses, but simply an explanation that there is such an influx in people in Copenhagen that sometimes our capacity cannot keep up. I do not... More 

ZURICH
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212 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 193 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

What nobody tells you is that these "hop on" busses run only every 45 minutes. Usually there where two busses of the other company pass by which run every 20 minutes! Despite running so infrequent they don't even stick to the schedule. Absolutly unsuitable for hop on hop off.... As they run so infrequent the busses are very cramped as... More 

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Thank JIMMYDEFARGO
Josefine N, Marketing Coordinator at City Sightseeing Copenhagen, responded to this review

Dear JIMMYDEFARGO, Thank you for your review. We appreciate the feedback so we can continue to improve. I'm sorry to hear you found the frequency too long. We try our best to run steadily and frequent, however, during our winter season, we do have a longer frequency time. Nevertheless, I hope you had a wonderful time in the city Best... More 

California
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320 reviews
197 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Our ship was docked at the Ocean Quay, about a twenty minute ride outside of central Copenhagen. We were very impressed the bus company was waiting for us when we disembarked on a cruise turn around day. They drove us into town with commentary in all the languages usually provided to their regular routes Once in town their first stop... More 

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Thank DERtravels
Josefine N, Marketing Coordinator at City Sightseeing Copenhagen, responded to this review

Dear DERtravels, Thank you for your review. It is great to hear you enjoyed your hop on hop off buses and our shuttle service to and from the Ocean Quay. I hope you had a wonderful time in Copenhagen Best regards, Josefine More 

Sydney
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

What a joke. We hopped on a bus but could not hop off as the driver did not stop at any sights. He just drove from our pick up to his end of shift stop. We had to then change buses. Don't get on a Gray Line bus if George is the driver as you will not see anything.

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1 Thank Ziggy1953
Josefine N, Marketing Coordinator at City Sightseeing Copenhagen, responded to this review

Dear Ziggy1953, Thank you for your review. We appreciate your feedback so we can continue to improve. I don't know what happened in you case since the bus didn't stop, but I will take this to the people in charge and figure it out. I nevertheless, hope you had a wonderful time in Copenhagen Best regards, Josefine More 

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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73 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

I always use the City Sightseeing Brand in any city that they operate in. Have used them in Lisbon, Prague, Berlin, Brussels, Athens, Barcelona and now Copenhagen. It is a well known brand and normally of high quality. However, did notice on the Copenhagen buses, that there was a difference dependent on how old the bus was. The first bus... More 

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Thank Douglas19Ed
Josefine N, Marketing Coordinator at City Sightseeing Copenhagen, responded to this review

Dear douglaslogan1941, Thank you for your review. It is great to hear you enjoyed your hop on hop off tour around Copenhagen with our City Sightseeing buses. It will take your idea to the people responsible for this. I hope you had a wonderful time in the city and that we will see you back soon Best regards, Josefine More 

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Indre By (Inner City)
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