Harbor Cruise in Copenhagen Harbor

See the development of the port of Copenhagen from a closed industrial port to Europe's most recreational urban and harbor environment.

Guided tour for small private groups.

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Strøm i Sydhavn
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Guided Harbor tour

Embark on a scenic boat ride through the historic industrial harbor, where large ships used to dock, Cruising through all the small canals of the southern harbor and continuing to Copenhagen’s city center, showcasing the harbor’s transformation from an industrial port to Europe’s most recreational harbor environment.

Silos converted into residences, old warehouses with new functions, high-rises standing in water, a floating church, boat houses, and a house on a barge. Harbor bath with cult status and a newly established beach in the heart of the city. Cruise around landmarks like the Parliament at Christiansborg, the old Stock Exchange, the National Bank, Have a glance at the Opera and the Royal Castle Amalienborg and many other gems at the harbor dock.

We will navigate through the harbor’s many new canals and sail under the numerous bridges that connect the city and its citizens.

Experience the history of Copenhagen Harbor from a water perspective.

Excursion in a private family tour boat with storytelling about the areas we sail through.

You can bring snacks, have a picnic, and enjoy cozy hours in Copenhagen Harbor.

There is space for 5 guests along with necessary hand luggage.

We offer harbor tours from May 1st to September 30th.

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Harbor Tour with Guide in Copenhagen Harbor  on a family tour boat  the harbor's history through the canals under the bridges the city's history and architecture   the new buildings  treasures of the past 

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Sailing Tours and Guide Themes

Guided Tour

Cruise from the Teglværkshavnen in the south, through the canals of Sluseholmen, past landmarks along the harbor, towards Slotsholmen and the Parliament. Perhaps enjoy a small picnic? After a tour of the canals around Christiansborg, return through Christianshavns Kanal to the port in south, or where you prefer to get ashore.

Sunset Tour

Excursion through the harbor and canals from Teglværkshavnen to Holmen (military port). Witness the lowering of the Kingdom's Flag and a cannon salute from Sixtus Battery at sunset. Return journey through Christianshavn's canal as the city lights up.

Customizable Option

You choose the pickup location and route...

Questions and Answers

Our boat, Nordan, is designed for safe navigation in Norwegian fjords. It may not be large, but it is practical and small enough for touring Copenhagen’s narrow canals.

When you take a harbor tour with us, you are essentially on a family outing in a private boat. Despite the casual setting, your boat operator is trained in the maritime education system. You are also insured as if you were a passenger on a commercial vessel.

On the quay outside Teglholmens Sydkaj 8, 2450 København

The Harbor tour departs from Teglværkshavnen, the southernmost part of Copenhagen Harbor.

Another location for boarding may be arranged.

When we are on the water, maritime law applies.
It is a legal requirement for boats to carry appropriate life jackets for all occupants (they don’t necessarily need to be worn but must be onboard). Nordan is equipped with a sufficient number of adult life jackets as standard. If there are children in your group and you do not bring suitable child-sized life jackets, please indicate this when making your reservation, and the boat operator will ensure the correct life jackets are provided.

A standard guided harbor tour lasting approximately 2 hours costs 800 DKK, payable immediately upon confirming your reservation. We strive to keep both our and your expenses as low as possible, and therefore, payment is conveniently and securely handled via MobilePay.

In cases where current currents or weather conditions could make sailing risky or uncomfortable – based on the boat operator’s assessment – the harbor tour will be canceled, and you will receive a full refund. We also reserve the right to cancel the tour in the event of any mechanical issues, and you will receive a refund. You have the right to cancel with a full refund up to 7 days before the event. In case of later cancellation from your side, there will be no refund.

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Harbor Tour in Copenhagen Harbor with Guide