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What to do and see

in the Aarhus Region

Shopping i Latinerkvarteret i Aarhus

Discover the greatest places to visit in the Aarhus Region

What should you see and do in the Aarhus region?

Take a look at this site and be inspired to your stay.

Aarhus, the second largest city in Denmark, is the centre of the region. The city is bursting with experiences in culture, shopping and food and is characterised by unique and intimate environments, which are loved by locals and guests alike.

Cities and exciting attractions

In the cities of the region, historical surroundings set the perfect scene for a creative and vibrant town life with exciting attractions, shopping opportunities and ample opportunity to get a taste of Danish cuisine based on fresh, locally produced ingredients.

Nature - as far as the eye can see

Furthermore, the region holds amazing natural scenery as far as the eye can see: 360 km of unspoiled, blue coastline and white beaches frame the magnificent and ever changing landscape with lakes, streams, forests, hills and an endless number of breathtaking lookout points.

Are you into nature or culture?

or maybe both?

Cultural highlights

When you are looking for cultural experiences, the Aarhus region is a perfect place to start. Here, you will find world-class museums ranging from natural history and art to vikings and regional history. You will also find a national park and the ancient road - both created in the Ice Age.

Into the nature

A cool breeze blowing through your hair, the smell of heather, birds singing and nothing but captivating scenery as far as the eye can see.

Cultural highlights

When you are looking for cultural experiences, the Aarhus region is a perfect place to start. Here, you will find world-class museums ranging from natural history and art to vikings and regional history. You will also find a national park and the ancient road - both created in the Ice Age.

Action & Fart

Prøv en tur i Danmarks største rutschebaner, et frit fald på 40 meter, forlystelser for vågehalse eller få fart på i en gokart eller i tag en tur i Danmarks længste udendørs vandrutchebane. Vilde oplevelser er der nok af - og både for store og små.

The world of animals

Get a close look at the animals in the Aarhus region, where there is room for the animals to live under the best conditions.

Where to eat?

Danish, French or Fish ... find your restaurant in the Aarhus Region.

Where to eat?

Photo: Restaurant Ombord, RAISFOTO

"Hyggelige" - Cosy towns

In the Aarhus region you will find cosy (hyggelige) and relaxed towns with charming streets and intimate places to shop and rest your feet, which invites you to unforgettable holidays with friends and family.

Event highlights

See some of the biggest events in the Aarhus region right here. There is something for everyone in the diverse program. Are you into science fiction, classic cars, music festivals or vikings? Or something completely different? Get excited for wonderful experiences in the Aarhus region.

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