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CPH - Hygge & Happiness Explained

CPH - Hygge & Happiness Explained

Duration:2 hours total
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I am an editor and writer, who lives in the historic heart of Copenhagen, a city I'm obviously passionate about: I know these streets better than most and I continue to explore and discover new corners and new perspectives on the place and its people. My introduction to Copenhagen is personal but it's based on fact, careful consideration and ideas I have pursued and explored since I was a…
Alexander
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Alexander
Alexander

What we’ll do

On this personal, small-group walking tour, I'll try to explain how "hygge", which has caught on internationally as a concept associated with Copenhagen, is about a lot more than candles and wollen socks. I'll explain how "hygge" is rooted culturally in the Danish Golden Age and the absolute monarchy, that was absolved in 1849, how it developed socially and politically throughout the 20th…

What else you should know

We'll be walking 3.6 kilometers following this route: https://tinyurl.com/y9y2x64y If you want to visit one of the museums or palaces we pass on the tour, I’ll adapt the itinerary.

What to bring

Unfortunately, there isn't time to visit the museums and palaces we pass on the tour, but I will introduce them with their main points of interest, so that you can visit them later on your own. However, if you want to visit one of them, let me know and I’

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Where you'll be

The National Museum - The first Danes: Migration, pre-historic times, human sacrifice, The Golden Horns, and the Viking age Christianborg Palace - The seat of power Thorvaldsen's Museum - Art in The Golden Age Inner City - Life in Copenhagen then and now Kongens Have/Nyhavn/Amalienborg (Europe's oldest monarchy) Coffee and contemporary Copenhagen at Design Museum Danmark PLEASE NOTE: I'll adapt the itinerary to suit your interests.

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 6 and up can attend.

More tips

We'll be walking 3.6 kilometers following this route: https://tinyurl.com/y9y2x64y If you want to visit one of the museums or palaces we pass on the tour, I’ll adapt the itinerary.
Alexander
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CPH - Hygge & Happiness Explained
28 reviews
From $62/person
28 reviews
From $62/person