The Iceberg in Aarhus

The City of Everyday Wonder

See and do in Aarhus

Located right by the sea, bustling Aarhus has so much to offer, whether you are seeking experiences in beautiful nature or a city break including shopping, great food, culture, historic sites and loads of entertainment.

With world-class attractions that rival those of many larger cities, you are guaranteed to find something to enjoy in Denmark’s second largest city. Home to 335,000 people and being a student city, Aarhus might be old at heart, but definitely is young in spirit.

TOP must sees in Aarhus

The big things to see and do

Experience renowned internationally attractions: Den Gamle By which has 3 stars in The Michelin Guide, ARoS Aarhus Art Museum with Your rainbow panorama on top ... and a lot more.

Event Highlights in Aarhus

There is always something going on in Aarhus and Aarhus is known to be a city of music with a great variety of stages and genres and you can always join in to festivals all year round. You will always find something interesting happening at the large attractions as well - welcome to Aarhus

Love shopping?

Aarhus will not let you down. The main pedestrian high street, different city quarters each with their own vibe, a city shopping mall and department stores filled with Danish fashion and design - all are within easy walking distance.

Shopping in Aarhus

Photo: Robin Skjoldborg, VisitDenmark
Did you know that Aarhus is awarded two stars in the acclaimed and renowned Michelin Travel Guide. And also restaurants, attractions and hotels have been awarded stars in the Michelin Guide.

Aarhus in Guide Michelin

Photo: Restaurant Gastromé

Explore Aarhus

Find attractions all over the city

Music and stages. Find the best places here

Into the nature

Photo: Photopop, VisitAarhus

Art and Architecture

Photo: lars Kruse, Aarhus Universitet

Historical Churches

Photo: Henrik Bentsen

The hidden treasures

Photo: VisitAarhus

Aarhus for Children

Photo: Photopop, VisitAarhus



Photo: Photopop, VisitAarhus


Photo: Photopop, VisitAarhus

Tour suggestions

Photo: VisitDjursland