Aarhus' location by the sea, its long coastline, and forest areas opens up a wide range of possibilities for an active holiday.
Easy access to bike paths, running paths, outdoor gyms, and all sorts of water activities makes Aarhus an ideal place for an active lifestyle.
Would you rather relax by the water? Aarhus Ø is the newest quarter in Aarhus, here you will find urban gardens, Havnebadet, the Harbour Bath, cafées and a lounge area, where you can relax and enjoy each other’s company and the unique atmosphere.
Aarhus on bike
Aarhus is a fabulous bike city, and it is safe and easy to get in and around the city centre.
If you do not have your own bikes with you, you can rent a bike.
Explore Aarhus on a guided tour
Aarhus offers many different guided tours, which provides the perfect overview of the city. You could for example join a guided bicycle tour with Cycling Aarhus. The tour takes you through history, culture, nature and urban life in Aarhus.
You can also explore Aarhus by joining a Food Walk or go on a running tour - this way get to know the city and feel its unique atmosphere
Aarhus with its beautiful backdrop of woods and beaches
In summer when it is time to enjoy nature in all its beauty, the beautiful natural surroundings in and around Aarhus hold pretty much everything you could wish for. The parks in the city centre and the beech woods near central Aarhus abound with vibrancy and warmth.
And if the two of you feel like enjoying the peacefulness together, then there are miles of great sandy bathing beaches and rustic wood paths for your pleasure.