Outdoor nature and adventure in Germany
  • National Park Vorpommersche Boddenlandschaft

    Im Forst 5, 18375 Born a. Darß

    How to Get There?


      From Stralsund main stration you can use the Regional-Express (RE) to Ribnitz-Damgarten West directly. From there you have to take bus 210 to the station Born Waldschänke. Then it is just a few minutes to walk.

      DB BAHN

      You start in Stralsund and take the B105. At Barther Straße you turn right an follow the L23. You further drive on the L21 to the city Born a. Darß.

      GPS coordinates

      LATITUDE: 54.391319
      LONGTITUDE: 12.532455



    Why Go There?

    all- season/ Information points are opened from 10:00-17.00

    The National Park Vorpommersche Boddenlandschaft is the largest national park in the state of Mecklenburg-Vorpommerny. The park offers a diversified lagoon landscape with a very varied flora and fauna.

    About half of the area of the park is open Baltic Sea. From the peninsula Darß-Zingst up to the west coast of Rügen extends a landscape of cliffs and dunes, spits and beach lakes, which appeals to beach vacationer as well as forest lovers. The Bodden lagoons where once part of the of the sea and have been cut of by shifting land masses. The whole area is ideal for long tours guided or even individually formed walking trips. The coast and woods of the national park are . Especially the wildlife is very fascinating. You can observe wild species like red deers or wild boars.

    The national park Vorpommersche Boddenlandschaft (national boddenlandscape) enjoys special international significance as the biggest crane's sleeping place of Europe. Every year in spring and autumn you can monitor the flight of approximately 30.000 cranes, which is a unique holiday experience. There are about nine information offices spread across the park.

    The ultimate is the "Dornbusch"- 72m high over the sea and steep sloping there. You can see the westrügensche Bodden landscape and in the distance Stralsund. Enjoy a panoramic view when you climb the Dornbusch lighthouse.

    Location Details

    Escape Address: Im Forst 5, 18375 Born a. Darß, Born am Darß, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany

    Things to do close by!


    Fischerkirche (Fisher Church)- the church built of wood with thatched roof, stands in harmony with the original scenery of the National Park Vorpommersche Boddenlandschaft and the traditional construction method of the place, with his thatched houses.


    Visit the information center "Darßer Archer" in Wieck. It informs with many different media and presentation forms about the National Park Vorpommersche Boddenlandschaft. The work of the forces, which led to the creation of this landscape is also a subject, as well as the individual habitats.

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