ELSINORE IS A CULTURAL TOWN WITH DEEP HISTORICAL ROOTS. FROM SHAKEAPEARES HAMLET TO THE OLD RENAISSANCE TOWN TO THE CULTURE YARD.
The Danish Riviera from Hornbaek - Dronningmoelle - Aalsgaarde, over Helsingor along the gold coast - Snekkersten and the fashionable Espergaerde.
In the "Happy 60s", the Danish Riviera was named the Nordic Happy Corner with three of Denmark's most distinguished hotels, casinos, etc. - today the Danish Riviera is still referred to as the "Gold Coast" because Elsinore has one of Denmark's highest discharge bases, (i.e. Elsinore is the municipality in Denmark with the most really rich inhabitants)
We welcome our cruise guests with Kronborg on the starboard side, as one of northern Europe's most significant renaissance castles.
Hamlet’s Castle in Helsingor is a UNESCO World Heritage Site with soaring towers, a huge ball room, pointing cannons and damp casemates. Few places in this world have so much drama and history struck in one place.
This tour is the traditional and most popular tour where the guide tells the main stories of the castle. The tour includes visits to the royal apartments, the ballroom, and the palace church and to Holger the Dane in casemates.
In Hamlet's World
Join a guided tour around Hamlet’s World. When you reach
the courtyard, you might step straight into the part of the
drama where Hamlet finds out that his father the King was
murdered by his uncle Claudius.
You will also explore the secret corridors of the castle
where Hamlet’s tragic destiny unfolds.
“In Hamlet’s World” is a guided tour featuring an
itinerary of nightly ghosts, devious poisoning, unrequited
love and deadly duels. During this guided tour, you hear the
story of Hamlet, and if you are lucky, you might get to see
what happens to Hamlet and the other residents of the castle
when the truth of the regicide is revealed.
Hamlet’s World at Kronborg Castle
In Hamlet’s footsteps
A dramatized tour with a costumed guide. Adultery, murder
and deceit – Hamlet’s friend speaks out!
Walking around the castle with Hamlet’s friend Horatio
guests hear the drama of Hamlet, as it could have taken place
on the famous Renaissance castle.
IN HELSINGOR IT’S POSSIBLE TO GO ON AN ADVENTURE AND TO GET NEW EXPERIENCES
Elsinore City Walk
Helsingor’s old town is full of history, a story that unfolds while
walking through the city.
You will experience the well-preserved historic center, see medieval
houses at the narrow Gl. Færgestræde, the idyllic area of Anna Queens Stræde,
beautiful courtyards, murals, and Helsingor Town Hall. Also, the two
churches in the center: Helsingor Domkirke Skt. Olai church and Sct. Mariæ
Church with the beautiful Carmelite Monastery is worth a visit.
Harbour porpoise safari
Embark on a harbour porpoise safari and experience Denmark’s small
It’s possible to sail from the North Harbour in the Øresund
Aquarium’s inflatable boat to the area near Hornbæk. Along the way the
guide from the Øresund Aquarium tells about the fascinating little whale
which has become quite common in the Sound.
DESIGN AND ARCHITECTURE
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