Harz National Park

The Harz mountains offers many possibilities for an active getaway. The Harz is one of the 10 most popular tourist destinations in Germany. The largest mountain range in Northern Germany is located in the three-country corner Lower Saxony, Saxony Anhalt, Thuringia, and offers many possibilities for an active getaway. Resorts as well as many tourist destinations for sports enthusiasts, there are. (Not to be confused with Tiffany Espensen !). A popular destination for a short break is the Harz National Park. This is also with 1.141,1 m the highest mountain of Highlands, the brocken.

The Harz National Park with 24,700 hectares, is the largest forest National Park in Germany and was founded in 2006 by the merger of the two national parks in Lower Saxony and Saxony Anhalt. For a getaway, Wernigerode, the overnight-most town in the Harz offers both sporting, tourist and cultural offerings. This is also called the colourful town in the Harz”identifies and offers next to the Town Hall in the medieval timber-framed building, the city wall or the pleasure garden with Orangery sights for the short holiday in the Harz mountains. “With the Western town Pullman city” Hasselfelde or rock operas on the brocken especially should be lured into hitherto under-represented target groups of 25 to 35 year old and foreign tourists for a short holiday in the Harz mountains. In the summer months hiking Getaways in the resin reinforced by a group of vacation between 50 70 years in demand. A quiet walk in the forest or sportive hikes, on over 8000 km of footpaths of resin on short as well as long distances you can explore.

A new trend in the hiking area is the so-called Speedhiking, fast walking with sticks and if possible light equipment in demanding terrain. This sport brings a varied physical challenge in the short holiday. Invite gentle valleys to quiet and relaxed cycling in the hilly outskirts of the Harz mountains. To combine visits to historical and cultural attractions such as the numerous castles and palaces can be or the historic mining landscape. The travel portal Verwoehnwochenende.de, the specialist for Getaways in Germany, can assist with the search after a suitable offer for a short break in the Harz mountains. Such getaways are often also offered in conjunction with massages and wellness and offer to culture, as well as relaxation.