When visiting the Southern Harz, one ought not to miss a trip to the idyllic half-timbered town Stolberg. Strolling along the paths around Stolberg you can enjoy the city´s picturesque surroundings and take one of the descents to the city center at any time. There you will find Germany´s highest density of half-timbered houses with small bistros, souvenir shops and holiday apartments. The main street leads to the centrally located market place, giving a great view to the majestic castle high above the city. You might visit the exhibition in the castle and the green castle terrace is part of the group “Gartenträume” in Saxony-Anhalt. In the evenings the “Anderswelt-Theater” or the smell of delicious dishes coming from one of the many restaurants attracts the visitors.