Copenhagen City Tour
"The Easy One to Bike - guided by the biking ugly duckling"
In three hours you cycle through Copenhagen's One Thousand Years...
An unforgettable encounter of Copenhagen impressions of yesterday and today - including the City´s amazing bike-revolution! The bike tour takes you to the famous sights including The Little Mermaid. The tour covers about 12 km´s, includes 10 talk-stops and not the least: a close up experience of the cool Copenhagen way of life through her history of one thousand years, design and urban, green lifestyle. It's an easy, short bike experience suiting all children from 14 to 80 - who can ride a bike. Comfortable all the way - except the guidance by the biking ugly duckling.
Approx. 3 hours
Approx. 12 km (8 miles), all flat terrain
15 km per hour when biking between talk-stops, about 10 talk-stops for storytelling
10:30 AM* daily until December 31st
plus 2:30 PM** on Wednesdays & Saturdays in April, May, June, July, August and Saturdays in September.
* not Tuesdays in September, October, November, December.
**the 2:30 PM City tour includes shorter talk-stops, is excl. the Little Mermaid and Royal Palace, more cycling as the tour cross the harbour and includes Christianshavn, Holmen, Christiania and Bryggen.
Bike Mike base in Sankt Peders Stræde 47 / Latin Quarter
Dkk 290 / Euro 40 - including bike rental. Cash only
Route design: Bike Mike.
Both AM & PM City bike tour start and finish at Bike Mike tour base in Sankt Peders Stræde 47.
Note: From October to March (winter season) the City bike tour does not visit the Little Mermaid statue.
The 10:30 City tour aims at cycling guests through Copenhagens One Thousand Years of history from the arrival of Bishop Absalon on Castle Island until present time on the same island, where women nowadays have taken control od the old Kingdom of Denmark. The tour will always include stops at these following sights: Medieval Town, Christiansborg Castle on Castle Island, the Library Courtyard with the Søren Kierkegaard statue and Jewish Museum, the Black Diamond, Nyhavn - H.C. Andersens stomping ground, Amalienborg Castle - residence for the Royals, the Little Mermaid and the Foodmarket (Torvehallerne) - plus more from the Bike Mike menu of the day including taking you through court yards, back alleys, side streets, under arches, through gates, along trails all in the spirit of providing you with a close up encounter feel under your skin of Denmarks capital city.
The 14:30 City tour also includes stops on Castle Island where the city was founded and wherefrom Denmark has been governed for nearly six hundred years. Then the tour cross the harbour and travel through Bryggen, Christianshavn, Christiania and Holmen highlighting Copenhagens unique liveability for its residents. The tour will always include stops at these following sights: Medieval Town, Christiansborg Castle, the Library Courtyard with the Søren kierkegaard statue and the Jewish Museum, the Black Diamond, the Harbour Park, Christiania, the Opera House, Christianshavn and the Foodmarket (Torvehallerne) - plus more from the Bike Mike menu of the day...