One of the happiest places in the world – the beautiful city of Aarhus – is located on the northeast coast of mainland Denmark. It’s not surprising, therefore, that Aarhus is nicknamed ‘City of Smiles'. It gladly shares its happiness with visitors like you. Immerse yourself in the unique experience of a city trip to Aarhus!
Discover Den Gamle By and more
There’s no need to get bored in Aarhus. A visit to Den Gamle By (The Old Town), a large open-air museum located in the heart of the city, is an absolute highlight. Travel back in time to the days of Hans Christian Andersen, as you walk among more than 75 historic buildings and meet people in traditional dress. Take a ride in a horse-drawn carriage through the cobbled, narrow streets to experience a totally different world.
Of course this is not the only tourist attraction in the city. Aarhus has many museums, including the Moesgaard Museum and the ARoS Aarhus Art Museum. On top of that, a visit to Tivoli Friheden theme park offers a varied range of possibilities. Numerous rides and roller coasters are interspersed with stalls and playgrounds. Tivoli Friheden offers a fun-filled day, suited to all tastes and interests!
Taste the gastronomy of Aarhus
Aarhus has an extensive culinary offering. From Michelin-starred restaurants to varied food markets: Aarhus has certainly acquired a taste for culinary delights. Don’t forget to treat yourself to the traditional Danish lunch dish smørrebrød during your visit to Aarhus. For the ultimate culinary experience, you can fly to Aarhus for its Food Festival. Here, the best Danish and Norwegian culinary geniuses come together to create an unforgettable gastronomic experience. The annual Food Festival traditionally takes place in early September.
Fly to Aarhus to discover Danish culture
The Danes are convivial and friendly by nature, and Aarhus is no exception. In fact, research shows that the happiest people in the world live in Denmark. Immerse yourself in the culture of these bon vivants. Enjoy the friendly atmosphere in one of the many cafes, or retreat to one of the beautiful natural areas to go fishing. Shopaholics will love Strøget, where you can find more than 100 shops. For a special shopping experience, plan a visit to Quartier Latin. It’s the city’s oldest town district, including narrow streets with special design shops. In this way, shopping in Aarhus becomes an ideal pastime during your holiday!
Booking a flight to Aarhus? For an unforgettable holiday, fly from Eindhoven Airport!
Flying to Aarhus starts at Eindhoven Airport. You will touch down on Danish soil within an hour and a half via a direct flight. Eindhoven Airport guarantees a carefree trip, including ample parking facilities and a friendly service. In this way, you only need to be bothered with planning your unforgettable holiday to Aarhus!