Tours on your own

Photo: Frida Gregersen

You can bring a guide book or explore Roskilde on your own. Here are our suggestions. 

Cultural tours

City walk on your own

Get a brochure-guide and do our historical city walk on your own! A city guide is available which consists of a 5 km walk. The guide is available in ...

Oplev Lise Nørgaards Roskilde

Oplev Lise Nørgaards Roskilde   De fleste danskerne elsker tv-serien Matador med Fede, Maude og alle de andre. Men i Roskilde elsker v...

Introductions weekdays in Roskilde Cathedral

Introductions to the Cathedral in the weekdays at 2pm Roskilde Cathedral has after great demand, launched free brief introductions to the Cathedral's...

Guided city walks

VisitRoskilde arranges historical walking tours around the city with our professional guides. Mondays in July and August VisitRoskild...

Water activities...

Bathing lakes and beaches in Roskilde

Going out for a swim? In Roskilde we have wonderful nature and fine beaches. Give Himmelsøen, Vigen Strandpark or Lynghøjsøerne a visit when you are i...

Kayak & water sports

Explore Roskilde Fjord by kayak or SUP.

Sailing on Roskilde Fjord

Beautifully situated in the end of Roskilde Fjord, Roskilde is the place to go sailing and experience the water. Roskilde Fjord is a third of the Nati...

Angling in Roskilde area

Roskilde Fjord offers an amazing area for angling for sea trouts all year round. There are also many other interesting fish to catch.

Nature activities

8 reasons to visit Roskilde by bike

“Nothing compares to the simple pleasure of riding a bike." ...these are the words of John F. Kennedy and we couldn't agree more!

Hiking in and around Roskilde

Get on your hiking boots and get out explore the beautiful nature in Roskilde.

#Walkingthedog in Roskilde

Roskilde is Denmark's first capital and is situated in beautiful surroundings only 30 minutes from Copenhagen by train or car. Roskilde is rich in bot...

Overview: Nationalpark Skoldungernes land

The scenery and natural areas surrounding Roskilde can give tranquility to the soul. The National Park Skjoldungernes Land contains a wealth of natura...

Locals recommend

Locals recommend

Locals from Roskilde guide you to their unique gems!

Book group tours in Roskilde

Have a look at the possibilities for guided tours for groups in Roskilde and send a request. We will get back to you as soon as possible to organize your guided tour.

Join a guided tour

Roskilde has plenty of activies and places to explore. Here you can find guided tours - primarily in Danish. If you prefer a tour in other languages, you can book a guide or join the city walks in English.