Experience in the Aarhus Region

Photo:Dennis Borup Jakobsen&Lone Kristjansen

See and experience The Aarhus Region – and experience some of the most stunning landscape found in all of Denmark, Denmark’s second city, Aarhus, and a region that is packed with amazing experiences, and where the attractions are lined up like pearls on a string.

Prepare to be tempted by a rich cultural life, inviting cafes and shopping opportunities, scenery with everything from soaring hills to woodlands and wonderful beaches – and cultural top-attractions that you will only see here.

The 25 most frequently visited attractions

Find the 25 most frequently visited attractions around The Aarhus Region, and you will be surprised to see how versatile they are.

The 25 most frequently visited attractions

Photo: Lise Balsby, ARoS Aarhus Kunstmuseum

Did you know that Aarhus has a brand new attraction? Aarhus Øje - an experiential destination in Denmark's tallest building, where you can not only ascend to the 44th floor but also explore the exhibition about Aarhus, the bay, and biology.

Focus on Sustainability

Can you make your holiday choices more green and sustainable? Yes, you can, which is why we've put together some great tips and recommendations on how you can easily take both small and large steps.

Sustainable holidays

Look for the Green Label!

When exploring our website, look out for the distinctive Green Experience label! This green label Green Experience acts as your guide and shows that the place is officially certified in sustainability.

Certified activities and attractions

What does the Green Label mean?

Green Experience means that the venue goes to great lengths to take care of our planet. From energy efficiency to recycling and local initiatives, the Green Label is your assurance of a responsible and eco-friendly experience.

Certified experiences

 

Event

Your calendar for the Aarhus Region!

Experience the major events - or discover the fun little events when you visit us.

Do you want to attend a concert, festival, science fiction event, or participate in outdoor activities or Viking experiences? Click into our calendar and find what you'd like to experience.

Find the best events in the Aarhus Region

Another Brick in the Wall i Musikhuset Aarhus

What's going on?

Photo: Musikhuset Aarhus

Activities

Take your family hiking, running or biking, spot the best fitness sites, hiking trails, playgrounds, fishing spots – or enjoy a walk along streams, lakes and even the sea when you want to go sailing, surfing, fishing or just want to find out who is better at skipping stones ?

Don't you know The Aarhus Region?

The Aarhus Region is the region around Denmark's second largest city, Aarhus, centrally located in the middle of Jutland.

The region offers a diversity of experiences, including the scenic Lake District surrounding Silkeborg, also known as Denmark's Outdoor Capital. Visit Randers, where the rivers Gudenåen and Randers Fjord meet, and experience the historic medieval town of Viborg located on the Hærvejen. Explore Djursland, also known as Jutland's nose, where attractions are like pearls on a string.

Find out more about the Aarhus Region.

Aarhusregionen kort 2024
Photo: VisitAarhus

Tips to your trip in The Aarhus Region

Sct Mogens Gade i Viborg

Areas and Cities

Explore the Aarhus Region

Jon Edlund - your local guide to Aarhus

Locals

Experience the Aarhus Region like a local

Trolden Elle i Viborg

Focus on Sustainability

Tourist information

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