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Summer Holidays in the Aarhus Region

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Spend an unforgettable summer vacation in Aarhus, second city of Denmark. Discover a plethora of activities and experiences that will captivate you throughout the entire summer. Whether you're traveling with family or friends, the Aarhus Region has something special in store for everyone.

Explore the Magnificent East Coast of Denmark

Experience and explore the fantastic attractions that adorn Denmark's East Coast like pearls on a string. Immerse yourself in the beauty of nature and the vibrant city life that make the Aarhus Region a truly unique destination in the heart of mainland Jutland.

Let the holidays begin

A holiday in the Aarhus Region offers a wealth of experiences - fun, cosy, amazing must-sees and hidden treasures - and the best part is that many are also completely free, so your wallet can stay in your pocket.

The Aarhus Region - like one big Summer family park

Explore the Aarhus Region, a summerland full of activities, fun, speed and action. 

Activities - outdoor and indoor

Take your family hiking, running or biking, spot the best fitness sites, hiking trails, playgrounds, fishing spots – or stay inside and climb a wall, go go-kart racing, visit play centres and bouncy castles  – or whatever else your heart desires.

The best beaches

In the Aarhus Region you will find a 360-kilometre blue band of coastline and lovely beaches beautifully frames Eastern Jutland along the region’s eastern rim.

Find here your perfect beach. Should it be suitable for children? Have life guards or suitable for windsurfing. Find here the best facilities for you and your family. 

Find your perfect beach

Like a Local

Be inspired by the locals – the people who live in the area and who know about the small as well as big adventures to be had in the area, and of course the hidden gems. 

Jon Edlund - your local guide to Aarhus

Be inspired by the locals

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More inspiration for your vacation in the Aarhus Region

Sct Mogens Gade i Viborg

Areas and Cities

Explore the Aarhus Region

Your rainbow panorama at the top of ARoS Aarhus Art Museum

Culture Highlights

The fountain Endless Connection in Aarhus

Free experiences

Tourist information

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