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Bahnhofsplatz, Quedlinburg, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
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Reviewed 12 August 2018

Ah, the smell of steam! The trains of the Schmalspurbahn (narrow gauge railway) are the ideal way to experience the Harz mountains. We only had one full day in Quedlinburg but chose to take a train trip as far as Alexisbad. There is nothing particular...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank David W
Reviewed 21 July 2018

Back from the top of the Brocken to the valley station Drei Annen Hohne the century old steam operated narrow-gauge railway is 19 km with a altitude difference of 582 meter.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 6 February 2018

Our group of British railway enthusiasts set out to cover as much of the network as possible in two days with a combination of steam-hauled and diesel railcar services punctuated by an overnight stay in Wernigerode. We started out from Nordhausen with steam to the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank WilfordTerrier
Reviewed 29 June 2017

You have not been to the Harz mountains if you haven't spent some time on one or more of these wonderful narrow-gauge steam trains. 100 miles of track (and almost 100% of them run through beautiful landscape). The most famous (and most popular) trip is...More

Date of experience: June 2017
2  Thank Horst S
Reviewed 9 July 2016

The head office of the Harzer Schmalspurbahnen is in Wernigerode at the end of the Harzquerbahn. Quedlinburg is at the end of the Selketalbahn, the second longest and less frequented of the three hugely popular narrow-gauge railways making up the 140km network. There are 25...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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