The Marguerite Route: East Jutland

Discover East Jutland's picturesque landscape and beautiful nature. Moving along the Marguerite route in East Jutland you will find yourself surrounded by picturesque nature and the feeling of "being away from it all" while visiting some of Denmark's historic places. The route passes along the beautiful scenery near Viborg, the tranquil and historic area of Silkeborg, through "The City of Smiles" Aarhus and further down south through the royal and ancient town of Jelling.

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The Marguerite Route: East Jutland

Discover East Jutland's picturesque landscape and beautiful nature. Moving along the Marguerite route in East Jutland you will find yourself surrounded by picturesque nature and the feeling of "being away from it all" while visiting some of Denmark's historic places. The route passes along the beautiful scenery near Viborg, the tranquil and historic area of Silkeborg, through "The City of Smiles" Aarhus and further down south through the royal and ancient town of Jelling.

Just follow the signs


The marguerite route is easy to follow. The route is not the fastest, but it is the most picturesque in Denmark. Follow the signs by the roadside to stop by the best attractions Denmark has to offer.

                    Marguerite route logo, Denmark

The beautiful Nilles Kro is situated in the middle of the countryside yet still close to the city of Aarhus.
Hotel Blicher is a cozy hotel with soul and atmosphere located in city center of Ry, surrounded by The Danish Lake District.
Hotel Ebeltoft Strand is located only 30 meters from the beach, from the hotel there is a fantastic view of the cove Ebeltoft Vig.

East Jutland Facts

- Biggest city: Aarhus (pop. 256,018)

- Distance by car to Aarhus Airport: 35 min. 

- Distance by car: Aarhus Billund: 1h 10 min.

Distance by car: Aarhus-Esbjerg:  1h 39 min.