At Eye-Level with Rügen’s Nature at Sunset

The evening of Wednesday 21st June 2017 found us in Rügen’s tree tops eating and drinking our way up, up up and along to view the midsummer sunset at the “Natur erbe Zentrum” [natural heritage centre of Rügen]. It was an evening to remember although sadly the sunset was overshadowed by cloud.


The offices and start point for walking in the tree tops



One of many relevant quotations along the route : Nature alone is infinitely rich – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe




We walked up to the viewing tower and back


Our View of Prora [just below the sea in the picture, and before the forest starts, stretches the Colossos of Prora

Postcard view of the Colossos of Prora


As the sun sets the view north from the tower

Tomorrow’s expedition : Kap Arkona

Our next destination awaits (the day after tomorrow) : Bornholm


2 comments on “At Eye-Level with Rügen’s Nature at Sunset

  1. ms6282 says:

    That tree top walk looks a bit scary

  2. Perhaps that’s why the wines and beers were strategically placed along the route 😉

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