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Lange Anna

27489 Helgoland, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
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Nice photos and scenery

This (day) trip will result in you stepping on this island which was heavilly bombed during WW2 and... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2017
Christian S
Guayaquil, Ecuador
Iconic symbol of Heligoland

The most recognisable image of Heligoland. A walk of half a mile from town to see it can seem like... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2017
Derby, United Kingdom
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A single, finger-like rock formation that is covered by breeding sea birds in the spring.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
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“birds” (7 reviews)
“windy” (3 reviews)
27489 Helgoland, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
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Reviewed 28 October 2017

This (day) trip will result in you stepping on this island which was heavilly bombed during WW2 and used as a bombing range shortly after the war. There are tax free shops to take advantage from but the main attraction is the geography / geology...More

1  Thank Christian S
Reviewed 17 October 2017

The most recognisable image of Heligoland. A walk of half a mile from town to see it can seem like several miles if the wind is strong, but well worth the effort.

1  Thank BeerFriday
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Helgoland is particularly popular with Germans, who daily in large numbers-according to insiders 3000 to 5000 per day-with ferries and airplanes, flood the island as a tidal wave and return to the mainland in the afternoon. For many, the Lummen Felsen with its many birds,...More

1  Thank Willem_Christin... B
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Well worth the picturesque walk to witness the Bird rookery and witness a spectacular Sunset. Anna herself is also spectacular.

Thank AndrewH161
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 15 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 30 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
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