Things to see and do - Århus
Unmissable tourist sites
Århus Travel guide
Århus : Michelin's recommendations
Århus, capital of the west of Denmark, is the country's second largest port. Its position on the east coast of Jutland has ensured its economic growth, which is based on electronics, communications, design and the food industry. The city also boasts a wealth of cultural activities, with a renowned Fine Arts Museum, an archaeological institute, a large music complex and two major festivals held every year.
Tourist attractions Århus : Things to see and do
Viborgvej 2 DK - 8000 Århus
Den Gamle By is in parkland along Viborgvej in the western part of Århus. It is one of the most picturesque and beautiful open-air museums in Denmark. Old houses from towns all over the country, dating from the 17C to the 19C, have been carefully rec..
Store Torv DK - 8000 Århus
Originally dating from the 13C, the cathedral was completely remodelled in the 15C in the Gothic style. There are also more recent features, such as the spire, which is early-20C.The 93m-long nave is the longest in Denmark. The overall impression is ..
Aros Allé 2 DK - 8000 Århus
This museum has been housed in a superb building in the heart of the town since 2004. Several levels of mezzanines are distributed around a vast hall lit by a glass roof and reached by a stairway winding around a lift shaft. The collection includes t..
Store Torv 4 DK - 8000 Århus
This luxury hotel is set in an elegant, Neoclassical building built in 1838. It offers a casino, nightclub and garden restaurant. ARoS Art Museum is 15 minutes’ walk away. Hotel Royal’s impressive interior features stained glass windows, 300 art pie..
Guldsmedgade 40 DK - DK-8000 Århus
This intimate design hotel is ideally situated in central Aarhus's Latin Quarter. University Park and Skolebakken Train Station are both about 10 minutes' walk away. It offers free Wi-Fi, a charming garden and uniquely decorated rooms. Original artw..
Fredens Torv DK - DK-8000 Århus
Situated by Aarhus’ canal area, 5 minutes’ walk from Aarhus Train Station, this elegant yet intimate boutique hotel offers a popular breakfast with French delicacies. Wi-Fi is free throughout the premises. All the individually designed rooms at Vill..