Efterår i dyrehaven i Aarhus

Enjoy autumn in Aarhus

Photo: Photopop, VisitAarhus

Autumn, late summer, leaf fall season – whatever you call it, this time of year is made for peace and immersion, pleasure and the Danish "hygge". A perfect time for you to pamper yourself and your loved ones with great experiences and a little extra luxury.

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 City.

Free entrance with an AarhusCARD

Experience more - pay less. With an AarhusCARD you get free admission to more than 25 museums, attractions and activities in and around Aarhus, free transportation in all Midttrafik busses including the light rail Letbanen and busses to the airports in Aarhus and Billund and free parking at Navitas.

You can buy your AarhusCARD here.

 

Cultural experiences

Take your kids to the amusement park Tivoli Friheden where you find the perfect mix of cosy Halloween and action-filled experiences. Go on a fascinating journey back in history in Den Gamle By The Old Town or enjoy the breathtaking architectural setting at Moesgaard Museum.

At ARoS Aarhus Art Museum you can enjoy international exhibitions and see Aarhus through all the colours of the rainbow in the iconic glass walkway Your rainbow panoramaThe Concert Hall Musikhuset Aarhus is the largst concert hall in Scandinavia where you always will find comedy, classical music, theater and concerts.

 

Shopping and coffee breaks in Aarhus

Love shopping? Aarhus will not let you down. Explore 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.

Browse the area around the Latin Quarter where you will find designer boutiques on cobblestoned streets. If you are looking for local and national design, hand-made ceramics and jewellery the area around trendy Frederiksbjerg definitely is worth a visit. 

All are within easy walking distance. 

Don't forget to take a break and rest your feet at one of the many coffee shops. You can find a guide to the areas and city quarters here.

Take in the beautiful nature

In Aarhus you are never far away from a beach or forest. Grab a coffee to go and take a walk enjoying the beautiful autumn colors or visit the Deer Park. Bring some apples or carrots and feed the deer. 

Where to eat

In Aarhus you can find all kinds of restaurants and eateries, and the gastronomic level is high. Fancy French, Spanish, Italian or traditional Danish dishes? Steaks or sushi? Michelin or Street Food?

Sleep well in Aarhus

Many of the city's hotels are located very close to more than one of the city's many attractions and highlights. In Aarhus you find a wide range of accommodation available to you - whether you prefer to stay at a designer, boutique or budget friendly hotel, a Bed and Breakfast or want to rent an apartment.