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Lange Anna

27489 Helgoland, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
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Go there before it collapses

There is a nice walk along the cliff top which is perfectly safe even if you suffer from vertigo... read more

Reviewed 2 May 2017
Berlin, Germany
The must-see of Helgoland

Don't miss the lange Anna when you come to Helgoland - and remember to wear a sweater/jacket, very... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2017
Salzburg, Austria
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A single, finger-like rock formation that is covered by breeding sea birds in the spring.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good29%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“sunny day” (3 reviews)
“sea birds” (2 reviews)
“rocks” (5 reviews)
27489 Helgoland, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
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Reviewed 2 May 2017

There is a nice walk along the cliff top which is perfectly safe even if you suffer from vertigo - It´s wonderful to watch the birds nesting on the cliffs -

Thank mberlin2015
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Don't miss the lange Anna when you come to Helgoland - and remember to wear a sweater/jacket, very windy there!!

Thank sweetien
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Helgoland is a rock, that has turned out to be populated with humans as well is a number of wildlife. Lange Anne is a special part of the rock - another view of the extreme

Thank hogsted
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Although you can take a 'bus' up to the upper island most people walk and whilst not a big distance its quite arduous. The gannet colony, the spectacular cliffs all go to make this unforgettable - providing its a nice day which, fortunately the island...More

Thank AndiPayne
Reviewed 23 August 2016

The colours of the cliffs and the Lange Anna are spectacular. I think the best time to go is in the period from late June to early August when you can see hundreds of nesting birds (gannets) on the Lummelfelsen, and just a few steps...More

Thank Veronika B
Reviewed 10 July 2016

From the town of Büsum one can sail with the ferry "Lady of Büsum" for the (2) islands of Helgoland. It's a fine ride of abt. 3 hours each way. There's the possibility to buy a nice and even cheap breakfast while setting out in...More

2  Thank Frank L
Reviewed 18 June 2016

We went to Helgoland not expecting the beauty that took over our senses! The air there is so pure that on a clear sunny day nature's colours can literally blind you with its beautiful contrasts of shades of blue, green,reds to browns & the white...More

1  Thank Dippy5ster
Reviewed 12 June 2016

Really lovely place to shoot pictures of gannets. You can approach them really well. Take a coat , there's a lot of wind !

Thank koenw244
Reviewed 4 May 2016

When visiting the island of Helgoland, the visit of the "Lange Anna" is a must. Since there are no cars allowed on the island (and also no bikes!), you have to walk. But this walk is short and very pleasant. If you are a wheelchair...More

Thank ebuphil
Reviewed 2 April 2016

Walking around the island on a sunny day is a beautiful experience. Follow the trail all around. Along the way you will find small signs which explains the history of the island, the wildlife, and other interesting facts. You will also have fantastic views of...More

Thank Westcoast8
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