Aros Art Museum in Aarhus

Aros Art Museum in Aarhus

Aros Kunst Museum

Aros Kunst Museum

Welcome to East Jutland

East Jutland is the eastern part of the peninsula of Jutland. It is only 3,5 hours by train from Copenhagen.

The region has an amazing combination of fertile landscape, expansive forests, sandy shorelines and bustling big cities. The beautiful hilly landscape is a result of the last glaciation, here the big glaciers formed the nature.


Aarhus

The second biggest city in Denmark - Aarhus is located here. The dynamic city invites to all kinds of experiences like museums, fascinating shopping streets, good restaurants, cafes and amusements. In 2017 Aarhus will be European Capital of Culture, which offers a lot of interesting highlights for visitors. 

All around Eastern Jylland, you will find all kind of exciting outdoor as well as indoor activities. Don`t hesitate to visit East Jutland 2 days or more on your trip.

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What to See and Do

Aarhus

Aarhus

Discover trendy Aarhus awarded as European Culture City of 2017

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Moesgaard Museum

Moesgaard Museum

The past is brought to life at the Moesgaard Museum in Aarhus.

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Marselisborg Palace

Marselisborg Palace

Marselisborg Palace has a long and interesting history. Back in time it was a wedding present from the Danish people to King Christian X.

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Djurs Sommerland

Djurs Sommerland

60 rides and attractions await the entire family in Djurs Sommerland.

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Randers Regnskov

Randers Regnskov

When stepping into Randers Regnskov you immediately find yourself being in a completely different World.

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Reepark Safari

Reepark Safari

Visit one of the amazing animal parks in Denmark.

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Nature Routes in Jutland

The Nature Route Hærvejen

The Nature Route Hærvejen

The road Hærvejen is a dream for nature lovers in the Central Jutland, and it is possible to go here by biking, hiking, roller-skate or running.

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The Marguerite Nature  Route

The Marguerite Nature Route

Discover Denmark by driving the 'Marguerite Route'. If you following this natural route, you are sure that you will discover Denmarks most beautiful nature.

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Biking in Denmark

Biking in Denmark

Denmark  is world-famous for its biking culture and Copenhagen officially was awarded as the first Bike City in the World. It was also voted the ‘Best city for cyclists’ and the ‘World’s most livable city’.

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Recommended Hotels in Aarhus

Hotel Ritz Aarhus City

Hotel Ritz Aarhus City

The Ritz Hotel is an oasis, where you will be at an agreeable distance from the rush and bustle of the every day, and where the focus is on cosiness and atmosphere.

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Scandic Hotel

Scandic Hotel

In the heart of Aarhus you will find this modern 4 star hotel.

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Hotel Oasia

Hotel Oasia

Hotel Oasia is the newest boutique and design hotel in the heart of Aarhus city.

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Gourmet Restaurants in Aarhus

Restaurant Frederikshøj

Restaurant Frederikshøj

Visit one of the most exclusive restaurants in Aarhus.

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Restaurant Gastromé

Restaurant Gastromé

At Gastromé we aim to unite the gourmet rural cuisine with the raw, urban cuisine of the city. We have transformed the countryside gastronomy from the Vilhelmsborg Forest and to our downtown Aarhus location.

Lean back, enjoy the experience and get ready to treat your taste buds at Gastromé

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Restaurant Substans

Restaurant Substans

At Substans we practice the casual gourmet meal. Our focus is on taste, craftsmanship and organic produce from local farmers and manufacturers.

And we try to present the food quite neatly.

Basically we just want to share our own love of good food.

Likewise the wine at Substans is organic and casual, and often unfiltered. Why add a lot of chemicals to wine when it is better and more fun to drink without?

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Moesgaard Museum

The past is brought to life at the Moesgaard Museum in Aarhus.
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Marselisborg Palace

Marselisborg Palace has a long and interesting history. Back in time it was a wedding present from the Danish people to King Christian X.
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Djurs Sommerland

60 rides and attractions await the entire family in Djurs Sommerland.
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Randers Regnskov

When stepping into Randers Regnskov you immediately find yourself being in a completely different World.
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Reepark Safari

Visit one of the amazing animal parks in Denmark.
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Nationalpark Mols Bjerge

Captivating views of the national park

You will be spoiled with spectacular views when visiting Mols Bjerge National Park. From here you can see the whole Mols Bjerge National Park at the Jernhatten ridge.

The central area of the national park is made up of high heathlands, forests and large open pastures, while along the coast there are many great beaches to discover.

 
Mols Bjerge Wildlife

The Park includes many Bronze Age sites. Ancient towns, villages, churches and old manors show of the story of area´s development through the century.

Maybe you can see otters at Stubbe and Lange lakes, in the north of Mols Bjerge National Park. To the west, you will find the Kaløs marshes and forests are rich with flora and fauna, including rare insects in the park’s trees.

It is recommendable to experience Kalø Castle Ruin, the remnants of a royal Middle Age castle or the coastal village of Ebeltoft nearby, with big attractions such as theJutlland Frigate and Glass Museum.


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Ebeltoft

The town of Ebeltoft is known for its quaint narrow cobble stoned streets with half-timbered houses which make it a very picturesque town.


Romantic surroundings

The old town hall, from 1576, is very special. Many couples come to Ebeltoft to be married here as it offers the perfect romantic setting. A number of other very old and well-preserved buildings are situated along the following streets, Adelgade, Overgade and Nedergade.


"Fregatten Jutland"

The historic Ebeltoft is surrounded by beautiful scenery, attractive beaches, and a really cosy and maritime harbour environment with delicious restaurants and cafes.

The biggest attraction here is The "Fregatten Jutland", a fully-owned maritime environment on the frigate island in the middle of Ebeltoft. Discover the world's longest wooden ship, an authentic frigate, surrounded by the museum hall.


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Explore East Jylland

Historic Buildings