A city of history and culture
As Denmark’s oldest city, Ribe is well known by the citizens of Denmark.
Ribe offers an attractive old city center with the incomparable opportunity of settling in an historical environment with charming shopping streets. The city has managed to strike a good balance between its historic environment and an active business community and a diverse shopping environment.
The city of Ribe, with its special location amidst a beautiful landscape, has an unparalleled atmosphere due to the close association between the city center and the surrounding countryside. Approx. 1 million tourists visit Ribe each year. The old historic city provides the perfect backdrop for a variety of high-quality cultural events.