331
trips planned in the last hour
8.7
out of 10
Trustscore rating
©

Osterode am Harz trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Osterode am Harz

For the town in East Prussia formerly called Osterode, see Ostróda.Osterode am Harz often simply called Osterode, is a town in south-eastern Niedersachsen on the south-western edge of the Harz mountains. It is the seat of government of the district of Göttingen. Osterode is located on the German Timber-Frame Road.GeographyWaterThe Söse river flows through the town from the Sösetalsperre reservoir lake about 5 km upstream. The dam was built in 1931 and has a capacity of 25.5 million m³. The Harzwasserwerke water company pipes drinking water as far away as Bremen.DistrictsThe following districts are part of the borough of Osterode am Harz, with populations in brackets : Dorste Düna Förste Freiheit Kazenstein Lasfelde Lerbach Marke Nienstedt am Harz Osterode am Harz Petershütte Riefensbeek-Kamschlacken Schwiegershausen Ührde PoliticalLocal councilThe Gemeinderat or council of Osterode has 34 members: SPD: 16 CDU: 12Grüne: 3FDP: 3
Osterode am Harz is in Lower Saxony. Add Osterode am Harz and other destinations to your itinerary using our Germany journey builder tool , and learn about what to see, what to do, and where to stay.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Osterode am Harz

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Osterode am Harz

Browse hotels, guesthouses, and unique homes and book your stay on the world's leading accommodation sites.
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor
2 adults
Adults (12 +)
- +
Children (2-11)
- +
Infants (Under 2)
- +
Close
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
2 adults
Adults (12 +)
- +
Children (2-11)
- +
Infants (Under 2)
- +
Close

Recently planned trips to Lower Saxony

4 days in Munster BY A USER FROM GERMANY August, culture, museums, popular PREFERENCES: August, culture, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 21 days in Germany, Italy & Amsterdam BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Germany, Lahore & Paris BY A USER FROM PAKISTAN November, culture, popular PREFERENCES: November, culture ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in Lower Saxony BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM November, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: November, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in Bergen BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Bergen BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 1 day in Bad Zwischenahn BY A USER FROM GERMANY August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 25 days in Germany BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, teens, popular PREFERENCES: December, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Papenburg BY A USER FROM BELGIUM August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in Hamburg & Osterholz-Scharmbeck BY A USER FROM ISRAEL August, kids, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 1 day in Hannover BY A USER FROM DENMARK August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Bad Bentheim BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans