Destination guide

Take in the riverside beauty of Harz National Park

Enjoy the monuments and other features of Harz National Park. Travelers to this scenic city praise the riverfront, rafting and mountain views. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Harz National Park

Are you searching for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Harz National Park a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Wurmberg Gondola (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Harz Golf Club (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Christianental Wildlife Park (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Harz National Park

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Harz National Park is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Harz National Park (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Wurmberg (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Brocken (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Buergerpark (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • South Harz Nature Park (16.1 mi / 26 km)
  • Bode Gorge (20.4 mi / 32.8 km)
Transport

Transportation to and around Harz National Park

Fly into Hecklingen (CSO-Magdeburg - Cochstedt), the closest airport, located 38.1 mi (61.3 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Harz Mountains?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,651 holiday lettings near Harz Mountains. From 679 Houses to 117 Bungalows, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Harz Mountains is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Harz Mountains?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Harz Mountains. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Osterode Old Castle: 1,751 holiday homes
  • Lower Saxony: 10,875 holiday homes
  • Hesse: 2,134 holiday homes
  • Technische Hochschule: 1,197 holiday homes
  • Weser Uplands: 3,252 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Harz Mountains! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Harz Mountains?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Harz Mountains with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Harz: 2,081 holiday lettings
  • Osterode am Harz: 1,878 holiday lettings
  • Oberharz am Brocken: 1,861 holiday lettings
  • Südharz: 466 holiday lettings
  • Aue-Fallstein: 382 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.