Jasmund National Park

Jasmund National Park is a World Heritage national park on the island of Rugia (Rügen) in Germany.

Understand

At 30 km², this is the smallest national park in Germany.

History

The park was founded in 1990.

On June 25, 2011 the beech forest in Jasmund National Park was added to UNESCO World Heritage List as an extension to the Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians and the Ancient Beech Forests of Germany.

Landscape

Chalk cliff on the Baltic Sea Coast. Inland forests in a swampy landscape with many small dells and lakes.

Get in

The park area is just north of Sassnitz.

Parking of cars in the park is discourage, visitors are directed to the visitors centre where there is a parking and entrance fee. The more adventurous can walk into the park from the surrounding area.

Fees/Permits

There are no fees to enter the park, but most official car parking and attractions will require payment.

See

Königsstuhl (King's Chair)
Königsstuhl National Park Centre

Do

Eat

In the park Baumhaus Hagen.

Outside the park in Lohme, Sagard and Sassnitz.

Sleep

Lodging

There are a number of holiday apartments available in Hagen (Lohme).

Camping

Camping is not allowed in the park.

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