5-Day Denmark City Break in Aarhus

Cityscape of Aarhus in Denmark.
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5 days & 4 nights
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Jan. - Dec.
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4 nights included
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Explore Aarhus on a 5-day city break in Denmark and experience a fusion of culture and excitement.

Experience the ultimate Aarhus city break with this perfectly planned holiday package. This trip includes 4 nights in Aarhus at one of the best hotels in the city. Let us take care of the details so you can fully enjoy all the attractions and activities the city has to offer. Whether you're seeking to discover the rich cultural heritage of Aarhus or indulge in its delicious culinary scene, this holiday package has got you covered.

The home for your 5-day holiday in Aarhus will be one of the city’s best hotels. You’ll choose from a great selection of places to stay, all conveniently located in downtown Aarhus, close to many of the top attractions and best restaurants in the city. Aarhus offers excellent hotels for every budget, ensuring travelers a fantastic city break. You can rest assured that we will always recommend the best available places to stay in the city.

During your vacation in Aarhus, you'll get the chance to experience some of the best things to see and do in the city. The Old Town, ARoS Aarhus Art Museum, and Moesgaard Museum are only a few of the many spectacular attractions and sights you’ll find on your carefully planned travel itinerary.

Maximize your holiday experience in Aarhus by customizing each day with exciting tours and tickets. Whether you're tracing the footsteps of history through iconic landmarks, savoring the rich flavors of Denmark's traditional cuisine, or uncovering the city's best-kept secrets on guided tours, Aarhus promises an adventure tailored to every traveler's passion. With a diverse selection of immersive experiences to choose from, your time in Aarhus is sure to be anything but ordinary.

Between sightseeing and activities, you will enjoy plenty of time to wander through Aarhus's best shopping streets and markets. Let the unique souvenirs you find serve as fond reminders of your city break in Denmark.

This travel plan is designed to include everything you need to experience the best of Aarhus. By booking this vacation package, you can avoid spending hours researching and planning your city break and jump straight to enjoying it. Let the experts take care of the details so you can relax and make the most of your time in Denmark.

To make sure the city break is fully tailored to your interests and preferences, you can easily customize each day of your journey. Our intuitive trip planning puts you in control, ensuring that every moment in Aarhus reflects your unique travel style.

Book with us to get an expertly curated step-by-step travel itinerary and access to 24/7 personal travel support before, during, and after your city break in Aarhus.

The best hotels, flights, activities, and tours in Aarhus fill up quickly, so it's advisable to book your holiday package in advance. Select a date and start planning your city break in Aarhus as early as today. Join us and discover the enchanting beauty of Aarhus, Denmark!

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Hotel, 4 nights
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Destinations

Cityscape of Aarhus in Denmark.Aarhus / 4 nights

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Photo of scenic summer sunset view of Nyhavn pier with color buildings, ships, yachts and other boats in the Old Town of Copenhagen, Denmark.Den Gamle By
ARoS Aarhus Art Museum, Aarhus Municipality, Central Denmark Region, DenmarkARoS Aarhus Art Museum
Photo of Christmas lights in Tivoli Friheden, Aarhus, Denmark.Tivoli Friheden
Greenhouses in the Botanical Garden, Aarhus Municipality, Central Denmark Region, DenmarkGreenhouses in the Botanical Garden
Photo of female Deer in a beautiful Marselisborg Deer Park, Aarhus, Denmark.Marselisborg Deer Park
Photo of aerial view of the Famous Infinite Bridge in Aarhus, Denmark.The Infinite Bridge
Photo of Marselisborg Palace is a royal residence of the Danish Royal Family in Aarhus, Denmark.Marselisborg Palace
Photo of house in Mindeparken in Aarhus, Denmark.Mindeparken
Photo of the Aarhus Cathedral in Aarhus, Denmark.Aarhus Cathedral
Photo of aerial view of Dokk1 in Aarhus, Denmark.Dokk1
Photo of Marselisborg Palace is a royal residence of the Danish Royal Family in Aarhus, Denmark.Marselisborg Palace
Rådhusparken, Aarhus Municipality, Central Denmark Region, DenmarkRådhusparken
Escape Factory Aarhus

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Day 1

Day 1 – Aarhus - arrival day

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  • Escape Factory Aarhus
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Your exciting city break begins as soon as you arrive in the beautiful city of Aarhus. You’ll stay in Aarhus for 4 nights.

Drop by the renowned Escape Factory Aarhus. This popular sightseeing destination has been rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 343 visitors.

When the afternoon arrives, make your way to the hotel of your choice in downtown Aarhus. Check-in at hotels in Denmark normally starts around 2 to 3 PM. Each accommodation option in Aarhus offers a unique blend of comfort and style in addition to prime access to the city’s top attractions.

When it’s time for dinner, try one of the most popular restaurants in Aarhus. Make sure to reserve a table in advance, as the best restaurants fill up quickly.

Take your Aarhus getaway to new heights by dining at Domestic, a restaurant. Renowned for its world-famous 1 Michelin-star rating and a variety of creative and refined dishes, Domestic consistently impresses foreign and local diners, garnering praise for its exceptional modern cuisine.

A renowned dining spot in Aarhus is Frederikshøj, which holds a rating of 2 Michelin stars. This Bib Gourmand establishment’s inviting ambiance and menu leave a lasting impression on everyone who dines here. Its creative menu, characterized by its exquisite flavors, is a true testament to the Frederikshøj’s culinary mastery.

Experience a taste of local culinary excellence while in Aarhus and reserve a table at the 1-star Michelin restaurant, Gastromé. Its delectable modern menu has contributed to impressive reviews from many previous guests. Food enthusiasts visiting the area will be particularly excited to experience this Bib Gourmand restaurant.

A visit to a top-rated local bar is one of the most refreshing ways to cap off a beautiful night in Aarhus. At Tir Na nÓg - Irish Gastropub, you can enjoy a mix of fun and relaxation. This bar is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,583 customers.

This is the time to raise a toast for your 5-day city break in Aarhus! Savor the moment and look forward to immersing yourself in the vibrant culture, stunning sights, and local delicacies of the city for the next few days to come!

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Day 2

Day 2 – Aarhus

  • Aarhus
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  • Aarhus Cathedral
  • ARoS Aarhus Art Museum
  • Den Gamle By
  • Greenhouses in the Botanical Garden
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Wake up to day 2 of your exciting city break in Aarhus. You still have 3 nights left in Aarhus, and we recommend that you spend this day relaxing, sightseeing, and dining at the most wonderful places the city has to offer. Here's how you can make the most of today!

When you're ready to see some sights, Aarhus Cathedral is a great place to start with. This lutheran cathedral is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,291 visitors.

Another popular attraction you can visit today is ARoS Aarhus Art Museum. This museum has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 12,237 travelers.

We also recommend a stop at Den Gamle By. This site gets more than 546,485 visitors annually. The museum has been rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 16,896 visitors.

If you're keen to explore more, consider visiting Greenhouses in the Botanical Garden. This park is a popular attraction with an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 4,584 reviews.

Immerse yourself in the local scene through top-rated tours and activities. You can choose from a wide variety of easy to challenging tours and easily add them to your travel package below.

Before you know it, it’s time to head out for dinner. Treat yourself to a delicious meal at a nice restaurant in Aarhus.

For a memorable dining experience, be sure to visit Reataurant Kohalen. Known for its excellent cuisine and commitment to quality dishes, this restaurant in Aarhus has received a 4.7 out of 5-star rating from around 755 happy diners.

Quench your thirst after a long day of adventure at Sherlock Holmes Pub, a prime hotspot for fun and relaxation seekers in the city. Sherlock Holmes Pub boasts an impressive 4.3 out of 5-star rating from 1,097 customers.

Savor the memories of an amazing day in Aarhus, Denmark!

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Day 3

Day 3 – Aarhus

  • Aarhus
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  • Tivoli Friheden
  • Mindeparken
  • Marselisborg Palace
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Wake up to day 3 of your vacation in Aarhus. With 2 nights left, you'll have ample time to explore and savor all Aarhus has to offer.

A top pick for your self-guided sightseeing tour today is Tivoli Friheden. Over 365,000 travelers visit this attraction every year. Previous visitors have rated this amusement park an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars in 8,400 reviews.

Mindeparken is a local recommendation that you also can pay a visit today. This memorial park is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars in 1,354 reviews.

Another attraction you won't want to miss is Marselisborg Castle. This building is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars in 1,620 reviews.

Your discoveries in Aarhus do not have to stop there. Check out the fantastic selection of tours and tickets offered in Aarhus on this day of your trip. You can select your tours below.

Exploring the most popular attractions in Denmark can make you lose track of time. Be sure to grab something to eat at one of the best restaurants in Aarhus.

Make sure to reserve a table at Restaurant ET, an iconic dining spot in Aarhus. This culinary treasure and its outstanding menu have enchanted food enthusiasts from around the world. Its dedication to culinary innovation is evident in its 4.7 out of 5-star rating from 690 satisfied guests.

Spend the night with your favorite cocktail in hand at Mig og Ølsnedkeren. This bar is among the most recommended in the city, with an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 716 customers.

Wind down and recharge for tomorrow's escapades in Aarhus, Denmark. With each day comes new experiences to cherish and enjoy.

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Day 4

Day 4 – Aarhus

  • Aarhus
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  • Dokk1
  • Marselisborg Palace
  • The Infinite Bridge
  • Marselisborg Deer Park
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On day 4 of your fun city break in Aarhus, you’ll experience more of the best attractions and activities in the city. You now have 1 night left in Aarhus.

Journey into the unknown at Dokk1, a unique attraction awaiting your visit. This remarkable library has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 1,134 reviews.

When you’re ready to continue your sightseeing, Marselisborg Strand is a recommended place to visit. This building is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars in 784 reviews.

Another must-see attraction in Aarhus is The Infinite Bridge. Rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 2,477 travelers, this popular tourist destination in Aarhus offers an experience you will remember.

Marselisborg Deer Park is another popular stop on travelers' itineraries in Aarhus. This zoo promises memorable moments of exploring. Other travelers have rated this attraction 4.8 out of 5 stars in 3,018 reviews.

One of the most unique ways of discovering what else Aarhus has to offer is by going on a top-rated tour. Be sure to check out all the experiences Aarhus offers and add your favorites to your Denmark travel package below.

When it’s time to eat, Aarhus has restaurants and bars to suit all budgets.

Plan ahead and secure a table at Raadhuus Kafeen, an acclaimed dining establishment in Aarhus. This restaurant and its exquisite cuisine have earned the admiration of diners far and wide. Its commitment to culinary excellence shines through its 4.5 out of 5-star rating from 1,387 satisfied guests.

For a sip of relaxation, head over to Lecoq, a top-notch spot in the city scene. Whether you're unwinding solo or with pals, Lecoq has charmed many with its 4.4 out of 5-star rating, as attested by 654 happy guests.

No matter where in Aarhus you end up, an amazing evening of relaxation and enjoyment is guaranteed.

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Day 5

Day 5 – Aarhus - departure day

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  • Rådhusparken
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Your city break in Aarhus is coming to an end, and it's soon time to say goodbye to the city. Before you leave, make sure to capture a few last moments to cherish your rejuvenating vacation in Denmark.

Depending on how much time you have to spare on your departure day, you may want to do some last-minute shopping or sightseeing. Downtown Aarhus offers excellent shopping opportunities and is the perfect place to browse for souvenirs and gifts to bring home. Take a walk and discover unique items you can purchase to remind you of your city break in Aarhus.

If you can catch a later flight today, we recommend visiting some of the attractions you may not yet have had the time to explore. This extra time will let you discover more iconic landmarks and hidden gems in Aarhus.

Rådhusparken is an attraction you could visit on your last day in Aarhus. This park has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 524 visitors.

Before you conclude your city break in Aarhus, drop by a top-rated restaurant for your last chance at a memorable dining experience in the city. Savor the destination's vibrant atmosphere over a delicious meal.

Consider a top-rated restaurant like KöD Aarhus. This restaurant is rated at an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,108 customers.

As you conclude your city break in Aarhus, treasure the memories you've made. May they accompany you on your journey homeward while carefully planned travel arrangements ensure your safe return. It's time to say, "See you later, Aarhus!" and travel onwards.

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