Dragen i Djurs Sommerland

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Treat your kids to a vacation in the Aarhus region - you will find amusement parks, rides, water parks, wildlife parks, action, games and fun for big and small.

Are you looking for a fun place to go for a lovely holiday with the entire family, the Aarhus region’s great animal parks and amazing amusement parks are sure hits every single time. The largest amusement park in any of the Nordic countries, Djurs Sommerland, is located right here in the centre of Djursland. Here, you get to play in an enormous waterworld, go on Denmark’s largest and longest rollercoasters not to mention more than 60 rides with hours and hours of excitement, speed and fun for people of all ages.

On top of its 40 thrilling rides and Denmark’s tallest free fall tower with a 45 m drop, Tivoli Friheden in the very heart of Aarhus presents an extensive event programme with theatrical performances and concerts featuring celebrity artists.

Djurs Sommerland

Ready for speed, thrills, and fun for all the family? Then look forward to Denmark’s biggest roller coasters, the huge Aqua Park and more than 60 rides for kids of all ages.

Tivoli Friheden

Tivoli Friheden is a theme park in the center of Aarhus located within walking distance from the city centre in the beautiful Marselisborg Forest.

Meet the animals

The kids can get up close and personal with an abundance of animals in the Aarhus region. Experience the sharks being fed, the polar bears, brown bears, wolfs, playful otters and so much more.

Randers Regnskov

Randers Regnskov (Rainforest) is located in the centre of Randers, between Randers City and the river Gudenåen. It is one of Denmark's biggest tourist attractions, featuring three different rain forest continents under separate domes: South America, Asia and Africa.


Are you ready for a sea of experiences? Let yourself be surrounded by sharks, watch the seals romp around in their natural environment, paddle in a kayak on the deepest polar ocean and learn more about how you can take good care of the sea’s wildlife.

AQUA Aquarium & Wildlife Zoo

AQUA Aquarium & Wildlife Park is a family-friendly discovery centre featuring northern Europe’s largest freshwater aquarium and a nature park with wild animals native to Denmark.

Skandinavisk Dyrepark - Scandinavian Wildlife Park

In the middle of Djursland, is Denmark’s most natural wildlife park, where there is lots of room for both animals and people.

Ree Park Safari

Visit Ree Park Safari and make an unforgettable visit in the exciting world of animals. Djursland’s big safari park offers wild experiences and activities among animals from the exotic parts of the world.

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