Taking the family on a guided tour experience can be a good way to start your holiday. There are guided tours for every taste, some more active than others. Find the trip that best suits you and your family and buy your tickets now. We have made an overview with 10 guided tour experiences in Haderslev Municipality.
Every Monday from 10.00am - 11.30am July 1st to August 31th
Haderslev is a vibrant city, where every street corner stores new, exciting stories. See the impressive Haderslev Cathedral, which rises over Haderslev's rooftops. Take the tour with our guide down the cobbled streets of the historical city centre. See the old "Torvet" with the well-preserved houses dating back to the 16th century, which today pulsates with life. Listen to the story of the historic Hansborg Castle, a four-winged Renaissance castle and the architect Von Oberberg or the beautiful castle water mill which today is a theater.
Meeting point: The entrance to Haderslev Cathedral. Price: DKK 50, - Tickets are purchased at www.booksonderjylland.com
Every Wednesday at 1.00pm from July 1st to August 31th
Our guide has been allowed to borrow the key to Haderslev's impressive beer brewery Fuglsang. Join him on a tour around the brewery and learn all about their their beer and malt production. See the whole process from the grain arriving to the brewery, until it is cleaned and placed into the large sprouts. See the bottles being bottled and the malt packed in bags. During the trip you will activate all your senses especially the sense of taste, when the trip ends with Fulgsang beer or Fuglsang soda. For the little ones there is a Brewmaster competition with questions along the way, which ends with a beautiful Brewmaster's Diploma.
Meeting point: Parking space in front of the brewery. Price: DKK 50, - Tickets are purchased at www.booksonderjylland.com
Thursdays from 10.00am to 12.00 Noon. July 11th, July 18th, July 25th, August 1st and August 8th
Join our guide on a real family trip! Visit 3 of Haderslev's attractions; The Red Water Tower, where you can go all the way to the top - if you dare! Archeology Haderslev, where you can play as they did in the old days and StreetDome where you can try your hand at the indoor climbing wall. The trip ends with a holiday bag for all participating children. (best for children aged 6-12 years)
Price: DKK 50,- per person. Tickets are purchased at www.booksonderjylland.com
Want to learn to skateboard?
When "Haderslev at children's height" ends the Skateboard School on StreetDome begins. If you have participated in "Haderslev at children's height", you can join a 45 minute lesson + 1 hour of skateboard driving for DKK 100,- per person (normal price DKK 150,-). Note, this activity is for the children who are 8 years or older.
Every Tuesday and Thursdag at 8:30pm from week 26 to week 36
From the 14th century, night watchmen maintained law and order, and prevented and fought fires in many Danish market towns. Follow the Night Watchmen, listen to their songs and their exciting stories of Haderslev, "The Old Duchy" in Denmark.
The tour starts at the Cathedral and lasts approx. 1 hour. Adults DKK 30,- and children (0-14 years of age) are free.
Every Tuesday in July (10.00 - 13.00) there is a guided tour of the mill and bread baking for children.
Sillerup Mill is one of the largest and best-preserved windmills in Denmark. It is still fully operational. Come along to see the windmill in action. Grinding corn is an ancient skill that is preserved at Sillerup Mill. You can see precisely how the mill grinds corn to make flour. Then you can see how bread is baked in the mill oven. You can taste fresh-baked bread too! You get all your senses tickled when you visit Sillerup Mill. It is a real blast from the past!
Price: adults DKK 70, - and children DKK 40, - paid at the entrance.
July 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th and 31st are there guided tours at 2.00pm
5 Wednesdays in July families can join a guided tour the old water mill "Tørning Mølle". On the tour you will se the old castle bank where there once was castle called Tørning. Listen to the stories about the dreary battles that unfolded between Schleswig counties and dukes, and the Danish kings among others. Valdemar. Find the impressive trees in the park that are more than 200 year old. Enter the 6-storey high mill, find out how it works and hear about the power struggles between the rulers and the mills.
The trip takes approx. 1½ hours. Price is DKK 50,- per adult. Children under the age of 15 accompanied by an adult is free of charge. Purchase your ticket at www.acturepark.dk
July 4th, 11th, 25th and August 1st, 8th
Denmark's F16 jet fighters are based at Fighter Wing. The base covers 856 hectares - that's more than 1700 fotball pitches! Join us for a guided tour behind the scenes at the air force base. Learn about life at a military workplace. On the bus tour, the guide tells exciting stories about the airbase! First stop is close to the landing strip. You may catch a glimpse of F16 take-offs. Awesome action - and it's deafening! Put your hands over your ears when the planes fly past. You will then get to see the F16 at close quaters. She's a hi-tech machine with cool equiment that her pilots work with every day. The tour may vary depending on operative assignments at Fighter Wing on the day. Recommended from 7 years.
Price: Adults DKK 149,- and children (7-14 of age) DKK 75,-. Buy tickets at www.acturepark.dk (ticket sales close one day before the tour).
July 4th, July 18th, August 1st, August 15th, October 16th, October 17th
Join the Tørning Express and experience the veteran train, the horse-drawn carriage ride and the boat Dorothea. The veteran train runs from Haderslev Vest at 12.00 Noon. In Hammelev a horse-drawn carriage awaits you and takes you to the old water mill "Tørning Mølle". At the mill there is a guided tour and for the children it is possible to fish in the big lake. Before the horse-drawn carriage is back there is lunch with sandwiches, hot sausages and drinks. Now the tour continues through the forest, past Christiansdal (a small listed industrial pearl) where the guide will tell you about the area. You will now walk on foot to the dock at Restaurant Damende where the boat awaits you and returns you safely to Haderslev city center.
The price for a total tour ticket - all incl. DKK 340,- for adults and DKK 165,- for children. The tour takes approx. 5 hours. Tickets are purchased at www.booksonderjylland.dk
Every Saturday at. 11.00am
A tour of Gram Castle includes an exciting tour of the castle and the "Gramgård" breeding farm. Along the way, we tell about the history of the place, about agriculture, about Sanne and Svend Brodersen's purchase of the castle, their plans and visions for the Gram Castle and the ongoing projects. We also tell about the castle's ghost, the mad Countess, Anna Sophie Schack.
For larger events such as Christmas market at Gram Castle, the tour is at. 10.00 canceled.
If you are in any doubt contact them at 0045 74 82 00 40 (key1).
Week 27-32: Adult DKK 60, - Children (between 3-12 years of age) DKK 25,-.
Week 33 and up: Adults DKK 75,- Children (between 3-12 years of age) DKK 25, - Children under 3 years of age are free.
Duration: 1½ hours.
The guided tour is unfortunately only in Danish.
Fridays at 8.30pm
When darkness falls over the old castle, the past haunts the castle halls. From basement to attic, we light candles to hunt the shadows away. On the guided tour you will be told a story about the Count and Countess who lived on the castle and scattered horror among servants. The guide will tell you about some of the unexplained events that have happened in the last few years.The trip takes approx. 1 hour.
For larger events such as Christmas market the ghostwalk is canceled.
If you are in any doubt contact them at 0045 74 82 00 40 (key1).
Adult DKK 60,- Children (between 3-12 years of age) DKK 25,-
Cash payment or MobilePay.
The ghost walk is unfortunately only in Danish.
Registration is required on tel. 0045 74 82 00 40 (key 1)
At 11.00am Wednesdays and Thursdays in weeks 28,29,30 and 31
On the family tours we will explore Louis and Margrethe Ehlers life's work and look at a lot of fun, strange and beautiful objects. The house is full of stuff and filled with stories. On the tour, the museum inspector tells about the many objects, and you can ask all the questions you want along the way. The ticket also gives you access to the museum "Slesvigske Vognsamling" on Simmerstedvej and to "Von Oberberg's Hus" which is located right next to the Ehlers Collection and has just opened an exciting exhibition in the basement where you can smell the Renaissance.
The ticket is valid for 30 days, so it gives a total of 3 museum experiences to spice up the summer holidays.
Registration must take place on tel. 0045 74347817 or with a email to nstm@haderslev.
There is room for 20 people on each tour.
The tour is free when entrance to the museum is paid.
Children are free, but only with adults.
Every day at 11.00am - 4:00pm until 25 August
The guides at Gram Clay Pit will help you dig for fossils and find out what emerges from the old seabed in the middle of south jutland.
Price: DKK 50, - for visits to the clay pit from 6 years. Adults can buy a combi ticket for DKK 80,- which also includes the museum. The museum is free for children aged 18 or over.