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Copenhagen: Vesterbro Beer & Neighborhood Tour11 Reviews
Explore Copenhagen's trendiest district, Vesterbro, on a beerlicious tour and discover why it's renowned as the best spot to enjoy a beer while learning about the area's rough past and vibrant present.
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- Learn the seedy history of Vesterbro
- Experience where locals live and love to hang out
- Enjoy 3 local favorite bars
- Discover that beer really makes Vesterbro better
- Experience how gentrification tranforms a shady neighborhood into a hip area
DescriptionStep into the vibrant world of Vesterbro, Copenhagen's captivating neighborhood with a fascinating past. Our adventure begins at the bustling central station, where we embark on a journey through the streets that once housed the roughest corners of the city. Vesterbro was known as the world's most famous red-light district in the '60s, attracting an intriguing mix of characters, from street prostitutes and tattoo shops to shady dive bars. But don't let its history fool you—today, Vesterbro has undergone an astonishing transformation thanks to the power of gentrification. Our Vesterbro neighborhood tour kicks off with a visit to one of the few remaining traditional bodegas that has retained its authentic charm amidst the influx of newcomers. Here, we embrace the Danish spirit with a refreshing beer, immersing ourselves in the cozy atmosphere while discussing its significance to the locals who have called this neighborhood home for generations. As we venture further, we stroll along one of Denmark's most renowned streets, where echoes of Vesterbro's past come alive through captivating stories. Step into a serene side street, where we uncover a tale filled with drama—a story of two visionary siblings who turned their passion for beer into a wildly popular brand that perfectly captures the essence of modern-day Copenhagen. Immerse yourself in the green oasis of one of the city's stunning parks, understanding its importance to the neighborhood's rejuvenation. And, of course, we can't miss sharing one of our best-kept secrets—a local breakfast delight that you simply must experience. Our tour concludes at a beloved establishment that has become a favorite among the locals. This hidden gem seamlessly combines the warmth of home with the excitement of new golden craft brews. Feel free to explore their extensive selection or take a chance with their surprise picks. Stay as long as you like, enjoying the vibrant atmosphere. And if your curiosity beckons you to further explorations, our guide will happily share dinner recommendations just around the corner—Copenhagen is brimming with excellent dining options. Join us on the Vesterbro Neighborhood tour, where we unravel the captivating journey of this neighborhood's transformation, from its notorious past to its vibrant present. Get ready to experience the beating heart of Copenhagen's culture and witness the magic of reinvention.
IncludesNative English-speaking guide 1 traditional Danish beer and 2 craft beers 1-on-1 recomendations for further exploring the city
- Dress standard: Please wear suitable footwear for walking, and bring an umbrella or rain jacket in case of rain. Your Trip: For your tour, you will be in a small group of a maximum of 10 people. The tour takes place rain or shine. Confirmation of booking: If you have your voucher, your booking is confirmed. We’ll see you at the start point. Get in touch if you have any concerns or require more information via the email address or phone number (business hours only) on your voucher. Child Policy: Passengers under 18 are not permitted on this Copenhagen tour.