Copenhagen - The Garden of Denmark
Ship: Silver Spirit
Voyage Number: SL200827007 (Post-cruise)
Sailing departure: 27 August 2020
Program departure: 03 September 2020
Nights: 4 Nights
Disembarkation Port start: Copenhagen
Gateway Airport end: Copenhagen
Day 1 - Disembark ship in Copenhagen and transfer to hotel. Welcome dinner arranged at hotel.
Day 2 - Depart Copenhagen for Funen for your exclusive guided tour at Tranekaer Castle. Count Preben Ahlefeldt-Laurvig will enthusiastically tell the exciting stories about Tranekaer and the Ahlefeldt family, spanning many generations and many centuries. Broholm's history dates back to 1326, when Absalom Johnsen of Ulfeldt, was lord of Broholm. After several generations of Ulfeldt genus had inhabited the castle, including the Count's Feud, also known as Denmark's last civil war (1533-36), where many old castles were razed to the ground, but where Broholm, thanks to its wide moats is spared, buys Otte Skeel estate in 1641. Today you will stay overnight at Broholm Castle.
Day 3 - Enjoy a leisurely mini cruise on the schooner Palnatoke, built in 1894 and now carefully restored. Sail the island dotted and scenic southern sea of Funen Island. Visit the fairytale like Egeskov Castle, dating back to 1554. Enjoy a guided tour of the historic rooms, enjoy some time in the park, take a closer look at the Vintage car Exhibition plus much more. Dinner at Ti Trin Ned is the merger of a strongly personal kitchen, considerations on sustainability - and a never-ending quest for the perfect, simple, varied and characteristic servings
Day 4 - Only two places in the world it is possible - Sydney and Middelfart. Enjoy the impressive views from the top of the old "Lillebaelt Bridge", when walking across it "high in the sky". Explore The Funen Village is a Danish open-air museum located in the Fruens Bøge district of Odense. It features 25 buildings from Funish villages, most of which date to the 18th and 19th century. You might know fairytales like The Little Mermaid, The Nightingale or Thumbelina? Visit the home town of Hans Christian Andersen, the world famous fairytale writer, including his Child hood home, museum, city walk etc.
Enjoy a dinner at the famous Country side Inn, Falsled Kro, recommended in the Michelin guide.
Day 5 - Return to Copenhagen for your onward flight home.
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This description is a general overview of the highlights of this program. The local Silversea representative will do everything possible to insure that all of the sites described here are visited, though the tour sequence and specific sites mentioned is subject to change. Closure of some sites due to local or national holiday observances, flight schedules, weather or other factors may affect the program, and the local operator reserves the right to substitute other sites if necessary.
Gratuities to guides/drivers, meals and alcoholic drinks other than those noted in itinerary, and other personal expenses are not included in the price of this tour. This program is subject to a 100% penalty for any cancellation notices received 90 days or less prior to sailing.
All Land Adventure fares are subject to change and are not guaranteed until payment is received in full by Silversea. All Land Adventures are non-transferable and non-refundable for any reason, within 90 days of sailing and are recommended to guests 18 years or age and older. Our local operator reserves the right to substitute other sites if local situations, including holidays and weather, require. Silversea shall have no obligation or liability of any kind to guests for the business practices, acts or omissions in connection with or arising out of arrangements with independent contractors, including but not limited to airline carriers, ground-tour operators, and hotels since they are neither agents for nor employees of Silversea Cruises. Silversea's liability does not extend beyond the vessel.