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Kalø Slotsruin og Djursland

Tips for the best free outdoor experiences in the Aarhus Region

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Would you like to save a little money? You can find lots of fun and good experiences for the whole family outdoors. Find the best playgrounds, meet the animals at the zoo, and explore the beautiful nature.

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Himmelbjerget - "The Sky Mountain"
Photo: Per Bille

Himmelbjerget - "The Sky Mountain"

Himmelbjerget ("The Sky Mountain") rises 147 metres above the landscape and is one of Denmark’s finest and most traditional places for outings.

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Kalø Castle Ruins
Photo: Sebastian Nils

Kalø Castle Ruins

The castle Kalø Slotsruin was built in the Middle Ages and it is incredibly well preserved. As you walk the 1,5 km distance along the dam to Kalø Castle Ruins you are also travelling 700 years back in...

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The ruins of Hald Castle
Photo: Jens Lindhe

The ruins of Hald Castle

Hald Ruin is one of the famous places to visit in the Viborg region, and many know and enjoy the beautiful view over Hald Sø (Lake) from the tower.

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Høj Stene Burial Monument
Photo: Rógvi N. Johansen

Høj Stene Burial Monument

Experience Høj Stene, one of the oldest burial monuments in Northern Europe dating back to the Iron Age. This ancient monument is found near the banks of Gudenåen river and its historic barge puller t...

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National Park Mols Bjerge
Photo: Susanne Meilgaard

National Park Mols Bjerge

Nationalpark Mols Bjerge offers a great variety of nature. Mols Bjerge is especially known for its extraordinary landscape, which was shaped during the Ice Age.

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Efterår i Dyrehaven i Aarhus
Photo: Photopop, VisitAarhus

Deer Parks in the Aarhus Region

Take a trip to one of the deer parks in the Aarhus region. Get up close to the animals and enjoy the fresh air and nature with your friends or family.

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Legepladser i Aarhusregionen

Find de bedste legepladser i Aarhusregionen. Her kan børnene tumle og give den gas - udfolde sig og måske endda møde nye legekammerater. 

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Disc Golf bane
Photo: Kamilla Posch

Disc Golf bane

In collaboration with Syddjurs municipality and Ebeltoft Disc Golf Klub, there is a hilly terrain between Filmhøjskolen and Ebeltoft Idrætcenter (sport centre) where a nine-hole course have been estab...

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The Infinite Bridge
Photo: Johan Gjøde. Foto: Aarhus i Billeder

The Infinite Bridge

Imagine a bridge on which you can walk and walk and walk. Without ever reaching the end. And in the most breathtaking scenery. This is exactly what you get, when you visit the wooden pier and work of ...

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Endless Connection
Photo: Runni

Endless Connection

Drop by the Aarhus waterfront where you will find the fountain named Endless Connection. Jump in and out of the two metre tall water walls, which randomly pop up and disappear again – and try not to g...

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The Harbour Bath
Photo: Roar Paaske

The Harbour Bath

The Harbor Bath is designed by the famous Danish architect Bjarke Ingels Group BIG. The triangular floating complex comprises a rectangular 50-metre-long swimming pool, a circular diving pool, square ...

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Hesitation of Light
Photo: Michael Harder

Hesitation of Light

Hesitation of Light is an exhibition of light created by Signe Klejs, who will light up the iconic bridge, Ringgadebroen, turning it into an illuminated city gate. See the beautiful sight when hundred...

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Kulturringen - Culture by Bike

The bicycle route Kulturringen will lead you through Danish culture which is located in beautiful and varied landscapes with roaming hills, lakes, ocean, forests and streams. Experience castles, museu...

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Karpenhøj Naturcenter
Photo: Karpenhøj Naturcenter

Karpenhøj Naturcenter

Experience cultural landscapes with enticing tales, extensive views and fascinating culture and nature at the national park Mols Bjerge.

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Visitor Center Kyst- og Fjordcentret
Photo: Carsten Enemark

Visitor Center Kyst- og Fjordcentret

The Visitor Center Kyst og Fjordcentret bei Randers is an attraction offering alternative, fun and memorable experiences with lots of hugely enjoyable here-and-now activities.

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Enjoy even more in the nature

Escape to the water at the beautiful beaches, enjoy the forests and trails along the beautiful lakes, find the many tours you can take on your own or sit by the water's edge at one of the area's cozy marinas. The possibilities are endless.

Beaches and lidos
Badebro ved Femmøller Strand på Djursland
Swimming lakes
Lakeside Bath in Almind Lake by Silkeborg
DIY Tours
Kongenshus Mindepark ved Viborg
Yachting harbours
Randers Lystbådehavn

Do you want to be indoor?

The Antique Museum in Aarhus

Free experiences

Here are tips for the best free indoor experiences and activities in the Aarhus Region

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