7-Day Denmark City Break in Aarhus

Cityscape of Aarhus in Denmark.
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7 days & 6 nights
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Jan. - Dec.
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Immerse yourself in the charm of Aarhus on this 7-day city break in Denmark, where cultural delights and exciting experiences await!

Experience the ultimate Aarhus city break with this perfectly planned holiday package. This trip includes 6 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 7-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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Cityscape of Aarhus in Denmark.Aarhus / 6 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
Endless Connection, Aarhus Municipality, Central Denmark Region, DenmarkEndless Connection
Steno Museum, Aarhus Municipality, Central Denmark Region, DenmarkSteno Museum
Rådhusparken, Aarhus Municipality, Central Denmark Region, DenmarkRådhusparken
Bispetorv
Havnepladsen
Escape Factory Aarhus
Strøget
St. Paul's Church, Aarhus Municipality, Central Denmark Region, DenmarkSt Paul's Church
Photo of Forstbotanisk Have or Aarhus Forestry Botanical Garden, Denmark.Aarhus Forestry Botanical Garden
Sankt Lukas Church, Aarhus Municipality, Central Denmark Region, DenmarkSankt Lukas Church
Museum OvartaciMuseum Ovartaci

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Day 1

Day 1 – Aarhus - arrival day

  • 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 6 nights.

When you’re ready for some sightseeing, make your way to Escape Factory Aarhus. This much-appreciated sightseeing destination is rated 4.6 out of 5 stars in 343 reviews.

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.

Discover an unparalleled culinary experience at Domestic, a restaurant perfect to visit if you’re craving culinary excellence. This 1-star Michelin restaurant has a diverse and enticing menu selection, which includes its delicious and signature modern meals.

Indulge in the exquisite flavors at a 2-star Michelin restaurant in Aarhus, Frederikshøj. At this Bib Gourmand awardee, savor a combination of exceptional flavors with a memorable dining experience. This renowned restaurant’s meal selection includes its signature creative dishes, which are sure to tickle your taste buds.

Another culinary gem in Aarhus you shouldn’t miss is Gastromé. Enjoy a menu that has earned it a prestigious 1-star Michelin rating. Delivering a food experience like no other, this Bib Gourmand restaurant’s modern menu and exceptional service make it a must-visit destination for those seeking exceptional dining in the area.

After your meal, continue your getaway at one of the hottest bars in the city, Tir Na nÓg - Irish Gastropub. This bar has an impressive average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,583 customers.

Celebrate the start of your 7-day city break in Aarhus with a toast!

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Day 2

Day 2 – Aarhus

  • Aarhus
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  • Museum Ovartaci
  • Steno Museum
  • Greenhouses in the Botanical Garden
  • Den Gamle By
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On day 2 of your city break, you will set out to discover Aarhus, including some of the most amazing things to see and do in the city. You’ll stay 5 nights in Aarhus and enjoy plenty of time for exploring.

Start your day with a visit to Museum Ovartaci. This extraordinary art museum is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 233 visitors.

Next, make your way to Steno Museum. This top attraction is a museum with an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 732 visitors.

We also recommend a visit to Greenhouses in the Botanical Garden. This park is rated 4.6 out of 5 stars by 4,584 travelers.

If you’re keen to keep exploring, visit Den Gamle By. This highly recommended sightseeing destination has received an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 16,896 travelers. Around 546,485 people come to experience this place of interest every year.

To do something one-of-a-kind on this day of your trip, you can join a tour. You can discover all of the most fun and eye-opening experiences in your destination below and secure your spot here.

When you’re ready for dinner, we recommend you try one of the best restaurants in Aarhus.

Make sure to reserve a table at Reataurant Kohalen, 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 755 satisfied guests.

If you’re in the mood for a drink, visit Sherlock Holmes Pub, one of the top bars in the city. An excellent place to unwind and enjoy a refreshing evening drink, Sherlock Holmes Pub has earned an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 1,097 customers.

As the day draws to a close, bask in the tranquility of Aarhus by night. With memories made and adventures ahead, rest well and embrace the journey anew tomorrow.

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Day 3

Day 3 – Aarhus

  • Aarhus
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  • Endless Connection
  • Havnepladsen
  • Aarhus Cathedral
  • Bispetorv
  • ARoS Aarhus Art Museum
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Rise and shine for day 3 of your city break in Aarhus! Today, delve deeper into the city's offerings, from its iconic landmarks to its hidden gems. With 4 nights remaining, there's ample time to explore and uncover the heart of Aarhus.

Make Endless Connection your first stop of the day. Previous visitors have rated this sightseeing destination an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars in 770 reviews.

Next up, make a stop at Herman Sallings Plads. With an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 361 visitors, it's easy to understand why so many people visit this point of interest every year.

Aarhus Cathedral is another attraction you can visit on this day of your vacation. This lutheran cathedral has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,291 visitors.

When you’re finished at Aarhus Cathedral, the perfect next stop is Bispetorvet. This square is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars in 404 reviews.

If you’re keen to explore even more, then consider a visit to ARoS Aarhus Art Museum. This museum is a top place to visit, with a rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 12,237 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.

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.

Reserve your spot at Restaurant ET, a popular local restaurant in Aarhus. This culinary hotspot and its flavorful dishes have left a lasting impression on guests. Its dedication to culinary mastery is reflected by its 4.7 out of 5-star rating from 690 satisfied guests.

Quench your thirst after a long day of adventure at Mig og Ølsnedkeren, a prime hotspot for fun and relaxation seekers in the city. Mig og Ølsnedkeren boasts an impressive 4.5 out of 5-star rating from 716 customers.

Reflect on the adventures of the day as you unwind in the comfort of your hotel in Aarhus. Tomorrow holds new possibilities and discoveries!

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Day 4

Day 4 – Aarhus

  • Aarhus
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  • Aarhus Forestry Botanical Garden
  • Marselisborg Palace
  • Tivoli Friheden
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Wake up to day 4 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!

Make Forstbotanisk Have one of your first sightseeing stops in Aarhus. Rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 243 travelers, a visit to this local attraction makes for a great introduction to the area.

Marselisborg Castle is a worthwhile attraction you can visit next. This building is a valued place of interest in the area, with an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 1,620 reviews.

Today is also the perfect opportunity to drop by Tivoli Friheden. This amusement park has been rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 8,400 visitors. Up to 365,000 people travel to this site annually.

You can learn more about Aarhus today by going on a tour. Aarhus offers many top-rated tours and unique experiences that will inspire you. You can browse and select your favorites below.

After a full day of exploring, we recommend you try one of the best places to eat in Aarhus. Enjoy the local flavors, unwind, and reflect on the day's adventures.

For a memorable dining experience, be sure to visit Raadhuus Kafeen. Known for its excellent cuisine and commitment to quality dishes, this restaurant in Aarhus has received a 4.5 out of 5-star rating from around 1,387 happy diners.

Wrap up your evening by visiting the renowned Lecoq, a must-visit hotspot in the city of Aarhus. This bar has garnered an impressive average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars, backed by 654 delighted customers.

Raise a toast and celebrate another memorable day in Aarhus, Denmark!

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Day 5

Day 5 – Aarhus

  • Aarhus
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  • Mindeparken
  • Marselisborg Palace
  • The Infinite Bridge
  • Marselisborg Deer Park
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As day 5 dawns in Aarhus, embark on another day of exploration and adventure. Discover the city's vibrant culture, delicious cuisine, and captivating sights at your own pace. With 2 nights left, the possibilities for discovery are endless.

Be one of the day’s first visitors at Mindeparken. This memorial park is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,354 visitors.

When you’re finished at Mindeparken, head to Marselisborg Strand. This one-of-a-kind building is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars in 784 reviews.

Beyond the above-mentioned attractions, you also have the opportunity to visit The Infinite Bridge. This footbridge is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 2,477 visitors.

If you’re keen to explore more, then consider a visit to Marselisborg Deer Park. This zoo is a much-appreciated attraction with an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars from 3,018 visitors.

Don’t forget to check out all the popular tours and activities you can add to your travel plan. Denmark is a beautiful travel destination that offers plenty of unique tours that will enhance your vacation experience. Explore and select your activities below.

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.

Don't miss out on experiencing KöD Aarhus, a renowned dining spot in Aarhus. This restaurant's rich flavors have left a lasting impression on diners. Its dedication to culinary perfection is evident in its 4.6 out of 5-star rating from 1,108 satisfied guests.

For a sip of relaxation, head over to Mikkeller bar, a top-notch spot in the city scene. Whether you're unwinding solo or with pals, Mikkeller bar has charmed many with its 4.5 out of 5-star rating, as attested by 548 happy guests.

Get some rest at your hotel in preparation for another wonderful day in Aarhus to come!

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Day 6

Day 6 – Aarhus

  • Aarhus
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  • Sankt Lukas Church
  • St Paul's Church
  • Strøget
  • Dokk1
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Get ready for another exciting day in Aarhus on day 6 of your city break! From historical sites to modern attractions, there's something for everyone to enjoy. With 1 night ahead, make the most of your time and create unforgettable memories in Aarhus.

Kick off the day at Sankt Lukas Church, a top pick for today’s sightseeing. This church is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars in 226 reviews.

Today is also your chance to visit St. Paul's Church. St. Paul's Church is a church with an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 316 reviews.

Strøget is another top attraction we highly recommend you visit today. This pedestrian zone is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 365 visitors.

Beyond the attractions mentioned above, you also have the opportunity to visit Dokk1. This library is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,134 visitors.

If you have an appetite for more adventure, check out the fantastic selection of tours and tickets offered in Aarhus on this day of your trip. You'll find the most recommended ones 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.

Plan ahead and secure a table at Restaurant Madklubben Århus, 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 4.4 out of 5-star rating from 1,028 satisfied guests.

A visit to a top-rated local bar is one of the most refreshing ways to cap off a beautiful night in Aarhus. At Die kleine Bierstube, you can enjoy a mix of fun and relaxation. This bar is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 564 customers.

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

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Day 7

Day 7 – Aarhus - departure day

  • 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.

Enjoy a memorable meal at Mefisto. This popular restaurant offers a whole menu of delectable dishes and is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 807 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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