Look forward to a city with a thousand perspectives
Go on a discovery tour in one of the most beautiful small towns in Europe (GEO-Magazin). It is not only a vibrant art and culture scene that makes Quedlinburg so attractive and special. The winding alleys of the old town, the inviting restaurants and cafés, the small shops selling handicrafts and regional specialities as well as spacious parks give the town its aura. In short – Quedlinburg offers everything you need for a perfect city trip. What do you think will be your favourite spot in the World Heritage City?
Even before your holiday, you can plan exactly what you want to see, where you might enjoy ice cream or on which bench in the park you’ll relax. The portal quedlinburg360.de offers nearly 500 panoramas from the air and on the ground across our World Heritage City. We present you some of the most beautiful views.
Anyone who goes for a stroll in Quedlinburg can look forward to a unique aura. Around 150 mostly owner-managed shops bring the historic city centre to life and combine history with modernity. Look forward to small manufactories with regional delicacies, creative studios, handicrafts and fashion. For a better orientation follow the signs “Einkaufserlebnis historische Innenstadt” (“shopping experience historic town centre”), with which you won’t miss any shops in the old and new town.
Even a city trip can be relaxing! In the UNESCO World Heritage City there are numerous parks and gardens where you can recharge your batteries after a shopping or sightseeing tour. For those who want to relax more actively, the area offers a well-developed network of hiking and Nordic walking trails. Furthermore, the nearby Harz also invites you to many excursions and experiences.
Numerous cosy cafés and inviting restaurants shape the townscape of Quedlinburg. Here you as a guest are spoilt for choice: The culinary variety ranges from a rustic snack on the market square to traditional cuisine and modern compositions. For all culinary delights, products of the region are often used or old recipes are given a new look. You should be excited!
Hiking & Biking
The Harz – a paradise for hikers and cyclists – is on our doorstep. The Selketal-Stieg and the Harzer Klosterwanderweg start and end directly in Quedlinburg. Apart from that there is a multitude of possibilities, we want to present to you.