Hi Backpackers, did you know that you can get reasonably priced accommodation in Aarhus?
The peninsula of Jutland lies in the western part of Denmark and is also known as the Danish mainland. It is the only part of Denmark that is not an island and connects with northern Germany near Schleswig.
Jutland is around 340 km from top to bottom and covers an area of over 29,000 km2 – two-thirds of the total area of Denmark. Almost half of the Danish population live in this part of the country. Aarhus is located in the middle of Jutland.
Aarhus is Denmark's second largest city and Jutland's largest, with a population of around 260,000. Here, Denmark's history can be traced all the way back to the middle of the 8th century. Often referred to as the "City of Smiles", it has since become a cultural Capital of sorts as Danish youths flock here to study, innovate and start businesses.
Aarhus provides the perfect blend of modern city life and traditional Danish values, which makes it an attractive destination for both youths and grown-ups alike.
Nightlife in Aarhus
No matter what you fancy to fill your evenings and your nights, you can find in Aarhus. If you are looking for pulsating music at a nightclub, a bar with a variety of drinks and other beverages or a disco with many divas, you will find what you desire.
Festivals in Aarhus
If you love festivals, then Aarhus is the place to be. Copenhagen's little sister is a popular place to visit for at kinds of festivals. No matter the time of year, there is always something happening in Aarhus..
Places to Eat in Aarhus
With 4 Michelin star restaurants and countless or eateries, Aarhus offers a variety of local and international cuisine. Make your mouth water when you smell and taste all the tantalising offerings in this lively city.
Walking Tours in Aarhus
With plenty of walking tours to choose from, you will not get lost in Aarhus. Choose between a paid guided tour, a free walking tour, or try finding your way around. You have your entire vacation to find the lovley attractions.
Museums in Aarhus
When you visit the museums in Aarhus, you will find a variety of museums which will rival any big city. Here you will find museums about women, art, work, ethnography and so much more.
Christmas in Aarhus
Christmas in Aarhus is bright even when the weather doesn’t coorporate. Expect the best atmosphere as people shop at Christmas markets, spend time together and eat their favourite Christmas meals. The streets will be packed with vendors selling pancakes, mulled wine and lots more Danish delights.
Getting Around In Aarhus and Denmark
When you stay in a country which has great transport services, you get to your destination quickly. Denmark offers many transport opportunities so choose biking or other options.
East Jutland Guide
Everywhere you go in East Jutland, you will be amazed at the possibilities to sightsee and shop. There are a wealth of experiences to be had and you will have a memorable tour of Denmark’s East Coast.