Charming Copenhagen is a delightful city with so much to offer, whether you’re sipping a steaming brew as part of its coffee culture, wandering past the colorful row houses of Nyhavn, or taking a dip in the outdoor canal pools at Islands Brygge. Plus, you’ll gain insight into local culture during a panoramic sightseeing tour that include a food market visit.
Fly to Copenhagen
Today, you’ll board an overnight flight to Copenhagen, arriving on Day 2.
Arrive in Copenhagen, Denmark
Welcome to Copenhagen. If you purchased airfare from Vantage, a representative will meet you at the airport to assist with transfers to your hotel. Enjoy an afternoon at leisure to acclimate before joining your fellow travelers for a Welcome Briefing and Dinner at your hotel tonight.
Explore Copenhagen on an included city tour
Get acquainted with this charming city on an included panoramic tour. You’ll view the famed Little Mermaid statue, visit the Nyhavn canal district, and swing by Rosenborg Castle, You’ll also see Amalienborg Castle, where Denmark’s monarchy resides today. Visit the Torvehallerne food market and taste the freshest local fare as you interact with locals. Browse through the 60-plus stalls here for a delicious lunch on your own before enjoying the rest of the afternoon at leisure. Dinner is on your own tonight.
Enjoy Copenhagen at your leisure
Following breakfast at your hotel, you’ll have a full day to explore Copenhagen as you wish.
Destination Enhancement: Customize your journey when you add an optional excursion. Set out on a guided excursion of North Zealand’s grand Danish castles. Learn more
The northern area of Zealand island in Denmark is home to a variety of magnificent castles and sprawling palaces. This optional tour allows you to visit two of these palatial estates, led by a knowledgeable guide. You’ll travel to imposing Frederiksborg Castle, a 17th-century hunting lodge that is now part of the Danish National History Museum. You’ll also visit Kronborg Castle, Immortalized in William Shakespeare's Hamlet as Elsinore. Situated in the Danish town of Helsingør, this is one of Europe’s most important Renaissance castles and is designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Your tour will conclude with a scenic drive along the coastal road known as the “Danish Riviera.”
Due to high call volume, we recommend you visit MyPortfolio to book this Destination Enhancement. Don’t wait — these optional experiences are limited to a select number of guests and are selling out fast!
This tour is available during your optional trip extension in Copenhagen, Denmark.
Join the base tour in Reykjavík
Enjoy breakfast at your hotel this morning, then depart to the airport for your included flight to Reykjavík. Upon arrival, you’ll join your fellow guests for Day 2 of the base journey.
From its start as a Viking trading hub around 1000 AD to its current position as Sweden’s capital of culture and politics, beautiful Stockholm is the heart of Scandinavia. This modern city is a delight to explore, thanks to its design-forward infrastructure, cosmopolitan cuisine, and friendly people. Built on 14 small islands filled with parks, medieval squares, and picturesque footbridges, this is a must-see destination for visitors to Sweden. An included Swedish cultural tour will give you a jump-start on getting oriented in the Nordic world, plus you’ll also have ample time to explore on your own.
Fly to Stockholm, Sweden
After breakfast, you’ll transfer to the airport and fly to Stockholm. Upon arrival, you’ll head to your hotel and have the rest of the day at your leisure. Lunch and dinner today are on your own.
From ABBA to Z: A Swedish cultural tour
Today, you’ll get an in-depth taste of life in Sweden’s capital. Visit Abba The Museum, an interactive experience dedicated to the iconic Swedish pop quartet and their global impact. Then, tour the Skansen Open-Air Museum to see how people lived in Sweden before the Industrial Revolution.
Explore Stockholm at your leisure
You’ll start the day with breakfast at your hotel, then have a full day to explore more of Stockholm at your own pace.
Destination Enhancement: Customize your journey when you add an optional excursion. Get a taste of Sweden on this optional tour of Swedish food culture. Learn More
This immersive optional tour delves into the tasty culinary culture of Sweden. Led by your knowledgeable guide, you’ll stop at food markets, vendor stalls, and local eateries, sampling tasty Swedish delicacies and learning about traditional and regional cuisine. Your tastings include great local dishes based on the season. Perhaps you’ll enjoy a fika coffee break and a pastry, a sampling of artisanal smoked meats, local beer, or a cutting-edge New Nordic version of Swedish meatballs.
This tour is available during your optional trip extension in Stockholm, Sweden.
Following breakfast at your hotel, you’ll transfer to the airport for your return flight to the U.S.