Destination guide

Travel to historical Blankenburg

Take a holiday to Blankenburg and enjoy the area's history, churches and monuments. This city is well-known for its gardens and zoo. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in and around Blankenburg

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Blankenburg a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Christianental Wildlife Park (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Wurmberg Gondola (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Blankenburg

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Blankenburg. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Teufelsmauer Nature Park (4.8 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Bode Gorge (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Rosstrappe (4.9 mi / 8 km)
  • Hexentanzplatz (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Buergerpark (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Brocken (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Blankenburg

The nearest airport is in Hecklingen (CSO-Magdeburg - Cochstedt), located 19.4 mi (31.2 km) from the city centre.

If you prefer train travel, make your way to Blankenburg Station or Börnecke/Harz Station and explore the city from there.

How many holiday rentals are available around Blankenburg?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 936 holiday lettings around Blankenburg. From 319 houses to 533 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Blankenburg? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Blankenburg. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Blankenburg Castle: 1,539 holiday lettings
  • Börnecke/Harz Station: 1,311 holiday lettings
  • Brocken: 2,629 holiday lettings
  • Wefensleben Station: 28 holiday lettings
  • Walkenried Station: 1,734 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Blankenburg listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Blankenburg?

Yes, of course. offers 319 Houses in Blankenburg. Our other popular types of Blankenburg holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 533 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 28 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 28 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Studios and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Blankenburg?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 42 holiday homes with pool available in Blankenburg. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.