Randers municipality is on the central part of the Denmark in Jutland peninsula. It is the 6 th largest city in Denmark and has a population of 55,739as estimated in 2004. Randers is the only natural river harbor of Denmark.
The agricultural area and the transportation facilities make the place a center of trade and commerce. So the city of Randers is known as "Where the water meets the highways". Randers is called the Crown Jutland and the people, the Crown Jutlanders.
Randers dates back to the period of 1100s. In the middle age the town was fortressed. The only trace of this is the existence of the streets in their names. The municipality of Randers is managed by the Social Democrats for more than 100 years. But in 2002 the Liberal party took up the charge and a lot of problems cropped up.
Attractions: There are many places to see while visiting Randers . They include:
- Rain Forest of Randers- The largest rain forest in North Europe
- The South American Dome
- The African Dome
- The Asian Dome
- The Snake Garden
- The Aquarium
Randers has a wide range of hotels . The popular hotels at Randers are:
- Clarion Collection Hotel Kronjelland.
- Scandic Kongens Ege Randers.
- Hotels Denmark.
- Mac Ale
- Cafe Borgen
- Cafe 38
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