The small town of Koenigshuette is situated southwest of Elbingerode in an idyllic setting at the confluence of warm and cold Bode.
The unique scenery of the Harz Koenigshuette, due to its direct location on the remote trail Harzer-Hexen-Stieg and surrounded by lakes that were created as a flood control and reconciliation basin with the construction of the Rappbode Dam, a popular holiday destination for hikers and nature lovers.
Situated on the confluence of Cold and Warm Bode are the ruins of the Royal Castle. From here, you can get magnificent views over the Upper Harz.
Another attraction is the Rübeland Railway which is a railway link from Blankenburg to Tanne via terminus Koenigshuette.