A vibrant mix of youthful energy and a blast from the past makes Aarhus a city with an energetic beat of the pulse. In Aarhus, when we say walking distance, we really do mean walking distance.
The art museum, ARoS, delivers groundbreaking works from some of the world’s most progressive artists. Visit Dokk1 where you will have the chance for experience and activity as well as for tranquillity and contemplation. In the building you will find media, a café, project rooms, halls, study cells, playground and much more. Den Gamle By – The Old Town Museum is a unique international attraction and Moesgaard Museum will give visitors a world class museum experience.
Very close to Aarhus is Legoland. LEGOLAND Billund Resort is Denmark’s most famous and popular amusement park for families and children of all ages. With so much fun, speed and action for the whole family.
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As European Capital of Culture in 2017 the growth, good vibes and cultural events in Aarhus reached a new high, making 2018 another eventful year to come. Aarhus is a very experienced host city with multiple events in the portfolio. As the second largest city in Denmark a lot of major events have been hosted by Aarhus, Athletics, Handball, Sailing, Golf, Gymnastics, Table Tennis etc. A city with experience with European Championships as well as World Championships. Aarhus was once home of the Denmark Open in Badminton. At the moment Aarhus is home of the Danish Nationals.
The characteristics of Aarhus
Aarhus is a dynamic city on the Jutland peninsula in Denmark. From here, beach, harbour and forest are all within reach of a 15-minute bike ride. 345.000 people live in Aarhus and 1,2 million people live in the greater Aarhus Area.
Beaches in Aarhus
There are numerous beaches in Aarhus. The beaches in north and south face towards the east and are beautifully located near forests and city, easy accessible, good parking opportunities and the calm water makes the beaches ideal for families with children.
Great shopping places
You only need to stroll through Aarhus to feel the special atmosphere and to see people with stuffed shopping bags before you understand why Aarhus has been named the best shopping city in Northern Europe.Everything your heart could desire you will find in Aarhus. Design, fashion, life-style and trend-setting – these are just some of the words which describe the wealth of great shopping experiences awaiting you in the best shopping centre in Denmark.
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