Billund refers to a second largest town in the Municipality of Billund. It is a company town which is the headquarters of the LEGO Company. Billund Airport is the second busiest airport in Denmark and which was officially opened in the year 1964. Some of the cities that lie in close proximity with the town of Billund include Aarhus, Kleve, Rendsburg-Eckernforde, Kiel and Ostholstein.
There are a number of attractions in Billund. One such attraction is the Legoland which is a theme park that comprise of large complex structures that are made from Lego bricks. It features recreations of famous places in the world recreated on a 1:20 scale. The other attraction in Billund is Lalandia which is the largest tropical water park in the whole of the Scandinavian region. It features a number of water slides, outdoor and indoor pools, Jacuzzis and a wave pool. There are a number of activities that one can do here including bowling, archery, indoor football, fitness centre as well as beach volleyball, just to mention a few. To get to these attractions you need to hire a car in Billund.
The other notable attraction in Billund is the Centre Mobilium. It is a combination of three museums which include the Falck museum, an Aviation Museum and a Motor Museum also known in the local tongue as Falck Museet, Danmarks Flyvemuseum and Danmarks Bilmuseum respectively. The Museum of the Falck Rescue Service features rescue, fire engines and breakdown vehicles among other attractions. The Aviation museum boasts of jet planes, spacecraft models, and a spitfire as well a Spitfire. Some of the exhibits are on display while others are undercover. It boasts of a collection of over sixty aircrafts. The motor museum on the other hand showcases the development of the motor vehicle from the late nineteenth century to date by a choice of carefully selected cars. To get this attraction you need to rent a car in Billund.
The church of Our Lady is found in the nearby city of Aarhus and it features amazing works of Gothic architecture. It was constructed in the thirteenth and fifteenth centuries and boasts of very beautiful frescoes. The other attraction is the Natural History Museum which boasts of having the some of the oldest as well most fascinating collections of Danish art including drawings, paintings as well as sculptures which date to the mid eighteenth century to date. To get to this attraction you need car rental in Billund.
There are a number of attractions around Billund including the Open-Air Museum, Concert Hall, Danish Museum of the Sciences, Danish Press Museum, House of the Artists, Marselisborg Palace, Wildlife Park and much more.
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