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City break in Arhus. Active leisure ideas for Arhus - attractions, recreation and nightlife

Windmühle Nature and active entertainment enthusiasts will like it here in Aarhus - the city and its immediate environs have many beautiful parks and forests. One of the most picturesque is Marselisborg Deer Park. It is located a short drive from Aarhus and covers an area of about 22 hectares. The main inhabitants of the park are deer, which have long been accustomed to people and are not afraid of them at all. This park is one of the few in the country where visitors can watch deer in their natural habitat. Everyone can and stroke and hand-feed the deer. Most of the visitors to the park are local and vacationing families with children.
It's hard to imagine a category of goods that could not be bought in over 800 stores operating in Aarhus. Here you can find attractively-priced clothes from popular European brands, cosmetic … Open
The historic botanical garden Botanisk Have was founded in the city more than 140 years ago. It is also quite large and covers an area of about 21 hectares. More than a thousand plant species are collected on the territory of this garden. The garden is well equipped, all the plants are labeled with descriptions in different languages, so you can have yourself an independent tour here. Botanisk Have has several large greenhouses, so you can visit it even in winter. Special picnic sites, children's playgrounds and attractions are equipped here in summer. Besides rare plants, visitors to the garden can see exotic birds and butterflies, and many come here for the whole day.
One of the most unusual leisure facilities in Aarhus is Dokk1 Library opened in 2016. It was officially recognized as the world's best library. Its premises are used not only for book storing but also for conducting various cultural programs. The first thing attracting tourists is a huge veranda in front of the library. It accommodates playgrounds for children, lots of benches, and plenty of free space for active games. The terrace offers beautiful views of the city, here you can make spectacular memorable pictures. Copyright
The city was founded by Vikings in the end of the eighth century. It is situated in a picturesque area rich in forests and lakes, and the eastern part of the city is the location of a small … Open
One of the most famous amusement parks in Denmark - Tivoli Friheden - is also located in Aarhus. The history of this park begins in 1903 when the first recreation area with several rides was formed in this area. Now the park offers entertainment for every taste and many interesting things apart from attractions. Here you can enjoy one of the most modern cinemas in town, a water park, and a concert hall, as well as a beautiful recreation area with fountains. It's worthy of note that some rides are suitable for adults too, and picnic areas are available to vacationers in summer.
Den Gamle By Aarhus is one of the most youthful cities in Denmark, so the choice of places to go in the evening is also great here. If you like dancing, you'll enjoy GBAR Night Club that hosts noisy parties several times a week. The club is aimed at a wide range of guests so its playlist is very diverse. Besides music and dancing, a huge selection of signature cocktails and soft drinks is available to its visitors.
Aarhus has lots of interesting entertainments for families with children. In the warmer months, Tivoli Friheden Theme Park remains their favorite leisure spot. This world-famous amusement … Open
Waxies Nightclub invites you to relax in an original setting. It features an unusual design with oriental notes - it won't be easy to find a more romantic club in Aarhus. A refined and sophisticated atmosphere always reigns inside. The club holds original themed nights every week. Here you can also relax in a calm atmosphere at the bar, enjoying elite alcoholic drinks and cocktails. Beer and ale lovers should certainly spend some time at Aarhus International Pub Crawl, one of the most popular in town. It is mainly visited by locals, all its tables are filled every night. Visitors are offered a huge selection of local beers, as well as traditional snacks.
(Another) Your Rainbow Panorama (Panorama) Sherlock Holmes Pub is notable not only for a rich selection of drinks and refreshments but also for its unusual thematic focus. It occupies a beautiful historic building and is decorated using original antiques. A must-have for gamblers is the main casino of Aarhus - Royal Scandinavian. It has been operated in another beautiful old building for dozens of years. Many come to the casino specifically to admire its original vintage design. Guests can enjoy various gaming tables, roulette, and modern slot machines. You can also spend an evening free of gambling, as the casino's bar offers a decent selection of drinks for every taste. Most of the entertainment is available to Aarhus' guests in the warm season.
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Arhus and surroundings

Recommended places for active recreation and leisure in Arhus

Where: Sct. Clemens torv 17, Arhus; Telephone: +45 4545 4545;
Café Under Masken
Where: Bispegade 3, basement, Arhus; Telephone: +45 8618 2266;
Sherlock Holmes Pub
Where: Frederiksgade 76d, Arhus; Telephone: +45 8612 4050;
Ris Ras Filiongongong
Where: Mejlgade 24, Arhus; Telephone: +45 8618 5006;
Where: Vester Allé 15, Arhus; Telephone: +45 8730 9797;
Where: Toldbodgade 6, Arhus; Telephone: +45 8613 4722;
Diskotek Blender
Where: Telefonsmøgen 6, Arhus; Telephone: +45 8619 8619;
Café Paradis
Where: Paradisgade 9, Arhus; Telephone: +45 8613 7111;
Reference information
Map of all parks
National and city parks around Arhus
♥   National Park 'Nationalpark Mols' , 27.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all pret-parks
Amusement parks near Arhus
♥   Amusement park 'Tivoli Friheden' Århus, 1.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Djurs Sommerland' Nimtofte, 36.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Legoland Billund' Billund, 82 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Karolinelund' Aalborg, 100.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Universe' Nordborg, 125.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all Michelin restaurants
Michelin-starred restaurants in Arhus
♥   Restaurant 'Retour Steak' Aarhus. Type - Meats and grills. 0.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Slinger Bistro' Aarhus. Type - Danish. 0.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Nordisk Spisehus' Aarhus. Type - Modern cuisine. 0.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'MASH' Aarhus. Type - Meats and grills. 0.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'GÄST' Aarhus. Type - Italian. 0.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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Guide to your best city break in Arhus - popular places for recreation and leisure. Things to do during the day in Arhus - attractions, parks, beaches, aquaparks, racing tracks, biking trails or waterski. Recommendations (with addresses, phone numbers and links) where to spend your time in the evening (bars, discos, clubs, etc.). We share some good ideas and the question 'What to do in Arhus?' disappears immediately. - online travel reservation expert providing reliable car rental and hotel booking services. We feature more than 25.000 destinations with 12.000 rental offices and 200.000 hotels worldwide.
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