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Lange Anna

27489 Helgoland, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
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Ranked #1 of 5 attractions in Helgoland
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Activities: Birdwatching
Description: A single, finger-like rock formation that is covered by breeding sea birds in the spring.
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Athens, Greece
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334 reviews 334 reviews
158 attraction reviews
291 helpful votes 291 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

Everybody MUST walk along the cliffs , not only for the spectacular views but the amazing bird life. Top of this the self standing rock of Lange Anna with hundreds of birds on the top.

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Jílové u Prahy, Hlavni Mesto Praha, Czech Republic
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013

one can spot nothern gannets nesting and flying. best time for birds spotting is probably june. there is one village on the island, full of restaurants and pensions. to get tere you need to embark a ship. best port to do this is port of Cuxhaven. note, there is one cruise per day only.

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Cuxhaven, Germany
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

There are daily trips to Helgoland. It is a nice experience to go by boat, visit the very small island up to the end to "Lange Anna". No cars around, you can just take a walk and breathe in the fresh North Sea air. Shopping is also recommandable at prices lower than onshore.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2012

Really a sectacular location, a great place. You don't habe to be an ornithologist to enjoy the view of thousands of birds at the rocks there and - especially on a sunny day - you're just overwhelmed by nature's beauty, at least I was. I was there just for a day, but could imagine spending couple of days or a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2012

The walk along the ridge is great! Remember that you are 60 meters above sea level!

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