Many of Harz’s highlights are located within easy reach of Stolberg, so it is a convenient place to base yourself. Kyffhaueser Monument and Walkenried Abbey are amongst the many popular sights here, adored by locals and visitors alike. Two more worthwhile attractions nearby Stolberg are Blankenburg Castle and Quedlinburg Cathedral.
There are many interesting museums, exhibits and venues in and around Stolberg. In particular, you should make sure you check out Fachwerkmuseum Standerbau in Quedlinburg and Klopstock Museum.
If you are travelling with kids, give them a chance to let off some steam at the family attractions nearby. The kids will love the incredible animal encounters at the Christianental Wildlife Park in Wernigerode.
If the sun is shining get outdoors and enjoy the nearby parks and reserves. To see the nearby wilderness set out to explore the Teufelsmauer Nature Park in Thale.
Holiday makers visiting Harz should go and see Quedlinburg Castle in Quedlinburg, Rosstrappe in Thale and European Rosarium in Lutherstadt Eisleben. Travellers who enjoy visiting sacred places will appreciate the care and devotion that has gone into creating the St Nikolai Church in Quedlinburg.
Take a break from the tourist trail and play a game of golf at the Schloss Meisdorf Golf Club in Falkenstein.
Go to Market Square in Quedlinburg for a satisfying dose of retail therapy.
To make the most of Stolberg, consider booking a room at one of the area’s charming bed and breakfast or hotel options. Take your pick from the Van der Valk Schlosshotel Grosser Gasthof, Ballenstedt, the Maritim Berghotel Braunlage, or the Van Der Valk Parkhotel Schloss Meisdorf, Falkenstein.