Piger på strand nyder sommeren i Aarhus

Summer Holidays in the Aarhus Region

Photo: Photopop, VisitAarhus

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.

Summer City Break

Take an atmospheric trip to the Aarhus Region with your loved one.

Aarhus second city in Denmark is a modern city on the coast with lovely sandy beaches, where you can relax in comfort and enjoy each other's company while also having fun and enjoying a wealth of activities.


Your rainbow panorama på toppen af ARoS Aarhus Kunstmuseum

The 25 most frequently visited attractions

Photo: Your rainbow panorama, Olafur Eliasson, 2006-2011, ARoS Art Museum, foto Lise Balsby

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

Photo: Frame & Work

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

Sightseeing and Guided Tours

Find regular tours to experience the history of the cities, major attractions as well as charming cobblestone streets and alleys to feel the Aarhus Region pulse.

Aarhus Guiderne

Sightseeing and Guided Tours

Photo: Aarhus Guiderne

More inspiration for your vacation in the Aarhus Region

Par og hygge på Aarhus Ø

Go to the front page

... start from the beginning

Your rainbow panorama at the top of ARoS Aarhus Art Museum

Culture Highlights

Local food from Langhoff & Juul on Djursland, Denmark

Eat and drink

Restaurants, cafés, local specialities and more.

Tourist information

Find experiences, transport, accommodation, FAQ etc.

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