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Hamlet's Castle

Loved visiting what was known as Hamlet's Castle from Shakespeare. It's courtyard was magnificent... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
diannj1960
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Allen, Texas
If Helsingor than Hamlet

I was visiting this small town with nice harbour, lot of wind and certainly with Hamlet's castle... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2018
screeny77
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Budapest, Hungary
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Welcome to Destination Elsinore - your local Destination Management Company. We organize tours and programs in Elsinore. We know the city inside out, and we know all the unique experiences you might miss if you are on your own. We arrange tours and...more
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Kronborg 13 | Sabroesvej 3a, Helsingoer 3000, Denmark
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Reviewed 6 August 2018

Loved visiting what was known as Hamlet's Castle from Shakespeare. It's courtyard was magnificent; however, the inside of the castle is not fully furnished and smelled musty. We rented a car and made the short drive from Copenhagen. The view is also incredible.

Thank diannj1960
Reviewed 18 July 2018

I was visiting this small town with nice harbour, lot of wind and certainly with Hamlet's castle which named Kronborg. The town itself is very quiet and clean. People (as Danish generally) are very friendly. If you have plan to go and visit I would...More

Thank screeny77
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

Easy to get to on the train free with a Copenhagen card. Lovely to wander around-great independent shops and cafes- and the harbour area and castle too are great!

Thank Alison23lufbra
Reviewed 25 September 2017

A short walk from the Kronborg castle you will find this cute little town with tiny streets and stunning architecture.

Thank misskarinrus
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Helsingør is one of the smaller towns in Denmark worthwhile visiting having had an interesting past as well as having adapted well to the changes in society.. The town has a good selection of historic sites and churches. For example, the castle Kronborg is worth...More

Thank Jansemand
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

A Charming town with Hamlets castle a must see . Lively small streets to wander around. Nice cafés and restaurants. But you can't leave here, without visiting g the Castle. Wonderful views accross to Sweden and castle history

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Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Known to be the city and hosts of Hamlet the castle is beautiful. The townhall is old and stunning. It's a very small town and has two ferry lines going to Helsingborg Sweden.

Thank Mona A
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

3 days at Helsingør a very peaceful city silent and people are so kind and welcoming . "No Night Life " So if you are a party animal don't visit it in night . This city contain some beautiful sculptures the Kornborg Castle . A...More

1  Thank Fahad H
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Helsingbor is about 40 minutes on the train from Copenhagen and is a great day trip. Visit Kronborg Castle which is huge. Sweden is only 4km away across the sound which you can reach very easily on one of the frequent ferries. Visit the helsingor...More

Thank SuffolkClaud
Reviewed 12 May 2016

A very nice castle that can be reached by train from Copenhagen. Besides very nice archtecture, there is a beautiful garden.

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