Lighthouse at Aarhus Ø
Local food from Langhoff & Juul on Djursland, Denmark
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The Aarhus Region - everything you could wish for

Denmark’s second city, Aarhus, is at the centre of a modern, active, and creative region, The Aarhus Region, which holds never-ending possibilities regardless of whether you are looking for an active holiday, beautiful scenery, or a vibrant big-city atmosphere. 

The Aarhus Region

The Aarhus Region is where you will find Aarhus, second city in Denmark, the Lake District, Søhøjlandet, with its magnificent woodlands, lakes, and soaring hills, the historical, medieval town of Viborg, and the old market town of Randers on the banks of Gudenåen, not to mention Djursland, with great attractions lined up like pearls on a string.

Find more information and see a map of the Aarhus Region.

Plan you stay during December

Combine cozy Christmas shopping with delightful holiday experiences, togetherness, and traditions that only Christmas can offer. This is precisely what awaits you in Aarhus and the entire Aarhus Region – at Christmas markets, in shops, and at attractions that cherish the holiday spirit with unforgettable experiences.

What do the locals says?

Find out what the locals love and be inspired for your next vacation - and fall in love with the Aarhus Region

La Cabra i Aarhus

Find out what the locals love

Photo: VisitAarhus

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Plan your trip

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Experience the Aarhus Region?

Use our overviews for easy access to information about the things you would like experience – or get additional inspiration further down.

Djurs sommerland

Experience the Aarhus Region

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Sct Mogens Gade i Viborg

Areas and Cities

Explore the Aarhus Region

Jon Edlund - your local guide to Aarhus


Experience the Aarhus Region like a local

Market in Viborg with local produce

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