The Selketal is one of the most beautiful valleys of the Harz and it offers a varied landscape. On the beautiful walking trail with its 67 kilometres you will pass through Harz villages and towns such as, Stiege, Güntersberge, Alexisbad, Meisdorf, Ballenstedt to Quedlinburg.
Mostly offside the main roads and on the bank of the river Selke the well-marked walking trails will lead you the way. The valley is a perfect habitat for rare animal and plant species.
The landmark of the Selketal Stieg is Burg Falkenstein. From there you will have an astonishing view over the whole Nature Reserve of the Selketal.
The Selketal is an ideale place to discover, recover and relax.