Ilsenburg at the foot of the Brocken and at the exit of the romantic Ilse river valley is one of the most popular holiday places of the north Harz mountains. The protected position, the healthy climate and the delightful enviroment directly at the national park Hochharz ensure best recovery possibilities for all seasons. Ilsenburg is over 1000 years old. A stroll along the half timbered houses is also a walk by the history of the region.
Lasting impressions obtain the varied landscape. More than 230 km well out-described hiking trails lead you to intresting destinstions. The Heinrich Heine-hiking trail is one of the most beautiful ascent to the submit of the Brocken. In addition, the romantic town Ilsenburg and the bizarre rock Ilsenstein will inspire you.