Getting There -- From Århus, follow Route 15 west to Silkeborg. If you aren't driving, there's frequent train service from Copenhagen via Fredericia.

Visitor Information -- The Silkeborg Turistbureau is at Godthåbsvej 4 (tel. 86-82-19-11; It's open June 15 to August, Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm, Saturday and Sunday 10am to 2pm; September, October, and April to June 14, Monday to Friday 9am to 4pm, Saturday 10am to 1pm; November to March, Monday to Friday 10am to 3pm. In December, the office is also open Saturday 10am to 1pm.

Getting Around -- Numerous bus routes service the city; all local buses depart from the stop on Fredensgade. There's no number to call for information. Tickets cost DKK18 ($3.10/£1.80) per individual ride.

Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.