Aarhus is the second largest city in Denmark. With a population of nearly 300.000 people. Aarhus is also one of the major universty cities in Denmark, which means that a lot of the population is people who are either studying here or has come here to study and then decided to stay.
Cultural stuff like big concerts, art and history exhibitions, ambitious theatre projects etc. has allways been a charactaristica to Aarhus. so check out the musseums and the concert scene you might just be surprised.
Aarhus has a very attractive nightlife with lots of options just take your pick according to your taste, and for the kids - don't forget the Tivoli Friheden theme park.
There is also an annual Viking gathering at Moesgaard beach. This will include medieval armours, swords, clothing and much much more. If you are interested in vikings and how they lived, then you should come have a look!
Feel the beat in Aarhus
In Aarhus you can feel the beat of the times in the old streets. The big-city atmosphere, the student population, and the various attractions make for wonderful activities day and night all year round.
In the heart of the city awaits artistic, cultural and culinary experiences. Galleries, museums, restaurants and cafes are packed tightly in between the many exclusive and unique shops. Beautiful squares and open spaces along the "Aarhus Aa" stream invite you to take a break, inhale the atmosphere, and let yourself get carried away.
In between you can find peace and relaxation in the woods and beaches which provide the marvellous back-drop to the city.
Exploring Aarhus enriches your soul.