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Hexentanzplatz Thale, Thale

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Historic Walking Area · Tourist Spot
Get into nature and history at Hexentanzplatz Thale, a plateau in the Harz mountains that is said to be an Old Saxon cult site. You can learn about the celebrations and rituals once performed here to honor Hagedisen (forest and mountain goddesses). You'll see ancient remains, including part of a granite rock wall. Today, the site is presented as a small theme park with amusing statues and plenty of hiking trails. To visit Hexentanzplatz Thale on your holiday in Thale, and find out what else Thale has to offer, use our Thale.
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  • If your goal is beautiful nature I would recommend skipping Hexenplatz and go to Roßtrappen instead, since Hexenplatz is full of small children and bad restaurants. If your goal is to keep the...  more »
  • We didn't take the cable car because there is a large parking place for a few euro per hour. The area is for families and tourists and a bit outdated. The Walpurgishalle is a wonderful building...  more »
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  • Great hike up. We took it steady and I would class it as a medium hard hike. We took the cable car down. Lots of fun.
  • Very scenic location. Several eateries in the area. You can drive up or take cable car.

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