Why are the Danes so happy? Why do we have a feeling called hygge? Let us show you the “hygge timeline” through stories and anecdotes, architecture and a pinch of royal vibes. This stay is for the ones who want to investigate Denmark, its culture and traditions through old times.

These are some of the highlights in the history stay.

Hotel D'Angleterre

HOTEL D’ANGLETERRE

Established in 1755, the 5 star hotel D’Angleterre is an iconic place in Denmark. Located on Kongens Nytorv in the heart of Copenhagen. With neighbors such as the Royal Theatre, Nyhavn Canal and the pedestrian shopping street Strøget, the Hotel D’Angleterre is surrounded by the best shopping, design, dining and cultural experiences that Copenhagen has to offer. It is rated as one of the best hotels in Copenhagen with its elegance, luxury and style. Not to mention the in door pool. Especially at christmas time the hotel is worth a visit. That’s when the facade magically lights up and brings you an out of this world festive spirit. 

TOUR OF NORTH ZEALAND

This tour takes you to Northern Zealand to visit beautiful renaissance castles and interesting museums. Frederiksborg Castle in Hillerød is the place where one can get acquainted with Danish history, including arts and crafts from the 15th-19th century. From Hillerød the tour continues through beautiful villages and forests to the coastal town Helsingør. From Helsingør you’ll visit the world famous art museum of Louisiana. The guide will give you an introduction and you will get free time to enjoy the collections. Lastly a visit to Dyrehaven, a huge deer forest. Here you can enjoy a relaxed tour through the woods in a horse-drawn carriage before returning to the city center.

Hygge streets of copenhagen
Hygge streets of copenhagen

WORKSHOP WITH HYGGE EXPERT

Get an introduction to hygge with a wellbeing expert as your guide. The guide is an anthropologist with a PhD in consumer culture and hygge, and for that reason knows a great deal about the relaxed Danish lifestyle. For a long time he has been investigating how people make themselves at home different places around the world. The aim is for you to get acquainted with and understand what is valuable to the Danes, because it helps them relax, have fun and make things happen. All of this is explained in clear terms combined with visits at local shops and cafes.

GEORG JENSEN SILVERSMITHY

Get access behind the Georg Jensen workshops. With a history that spans more than 100 years, the Georg Jensen brand represent quality craftsmanship and timeless aesthetic design, producing lifestyle products ranging from hollowware to jewellery. The philosophy was to create democratic designs possessing both funcionality and beauty. The old silverware company is constantly reinventing their design heritage for a younger, design conscious audience. Experience the old buildings while a silversmith tells you about the production processes and how they combine old Scandinavian design with new and inventive thinking. Just like the true Danish spirit.

Georg Jensen danish design silversmithy
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If you want to explore this hygge stay in Copenhagen, don’t hesitate to contact us for further information. We will happily create the perfect historic hygge experience for you.