How to Spend 7 Hours in Aarhus

Denmark, Aarhus Guide (B): How to Spend 7 Hours in Aarhus

Aarhus, the second largest city in Denmark, was the next destination of Princess Cruise excursion after Oslo. Aarhus is as compact as Copenhagen where you can reach anywhere on foot. Even so, you need to know that another implicit meaning of traveling by cruise ship is you can’t have it all. What do you expect to know everything about a place in less than 24 hours? You might need to choose between visiting a royal palace, a viking museum, or just skimming all landmarks without reaching particular places.

We only had 7 hours to explore the city. We didn’t lock specific “targets” as long as we managed to see Aarhus Cathedral and Den Gamle By. Hey, did I say we didn’t lock our “targets”? Whatever. The Aarhus Cathedral is just 5 minutes walking distance from the harbour. So yeah, there was no need to chase it at all.

The church looks plain at a glance with less sculptures and much more painted white walls than frescoes. Taking a better look at the frescoes, I said to myself, “Man, this cathedral must be really old.” The colours are not as bright and contrast as those in St. Peter’s Basilica in Vatican. ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: How to Spend 7 Hours in Aarhus
Guide Location: Denmark » Aarhus
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Author: Nydia Susanto
Read it on author's website: https://galontrip.com/2012/11/24/happy-go-lucky-in-aarhus/
Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Aarhus Cathedral
  • Den Gamle By
  • ARoS Aarhus Kunstmuseum