Isle of Rugen Walking Holidays
Start: Stralsund

Your Itinerary


Isle of Rugen Self-Guided Walking Holiday
Self-Guided | Individual | 8 days | 7 nights | From £519 per person

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Walking Tour Highlights
• Explore the unique coastline of Northern Germany
• A quiet and unspoilt area of Europe
• One of the most undiscovered parts of Germany by non-Germans
• Walk through the dunes, forest and beaches
• Varied walking tour for hikers with a good level of basic fitness.

Walking Route Features
You usually walk on hiking trails and paved bike paths, and along on flat forest and meadow paths and along the beach. Longer distances can be shortened by bus / ship.

The approximate difficulty level for this tour

Difficulty Scale

Day-by-Day Walking Holiday Itinerary


Day 1: Arrival in Stralsund

Arrive in Stralsund with enough time to stroll through the historic Old Town. Enjoy a walk down the promenade and enjoy the view across the sound to the island of Rügen. Spend the night in Stralsund.

Day 2: Hiddensee – Wittow Distance: approx 12-16 km / 7-10 mi

Take the ferry in the morning to Hiddensee and explore the island by foot. Walk through heath on your way from Neuendorf to Vitte and Kloster. In the afternoon, take an enjoyable boat ride to the Wittow Peninsula where you will spend the night.

Day 3: Cape Arkona Distance: approx 16 km / 10 mi

Walk along the craggy coast to the northern cape of the island. Parts of the stretch take you along the sandy beach. Look out onto the Baltic Sea for miles and miles from the old hill fort, Jaromarsburg. Accommodations same as Day 2.

Day 4: Jasmund National Park, Beach & Calk Cliffs Distance: approx 19-21 km

You can either walk along the bay or on the beach on the spit of land to Glowe where cafés and restaurants invite you for a nice meal or snack.

Take the bus from Glowe to Hagen near the “Königstuhl” (fare payable on-site). Continue your excursion along the craggy coast through Jasmund National Park to Sassnitz where you will spend the night.

Day 5: Seaside Resort Town of Binz & the “Granitz” Distance: approx 12-15 km

After breakfast, take a ferry to Binz (fare payable on-site), passing the beach at Prora on your way. Stroll the promenade in Binz.

There are many cafés, restaurants, and shops waiting for you! Start in Binz and hike to Jagdschloss Granitz (hunting chateau). The view from the tower is breath-taking. Stay overnight in Binz/Sellin.

Day 6: Seaside Resort Towns of Sellin, Baabe, & Göhren Distance: approx 12-22

Walk through the woods of the “Granitz” to Sellin, along the craggy coast to the beach at Baabe, and through the Baabe Heath to Göhren. Walk south for as long as your feet can carry you on the Mönchgut Peninsula.

You can take the narrow gauge railway, the “Rasender Roland”, from Göhren back to Binz/Sellin (fare payable on-site). Accommodations same as day 5.

Day 7: The “White Royal Town” of Putbus Distance: approx 19 km / 12 mi

Today, walk through the “Granitz” again, but along the Greifswald Bay (Bodden) to Putbus. If you like, you can take the “Rasender Roland” (fare payable on-site).

Enjoy the beautiful surroundings as you walk directly alongside the bay. Take the train from Putbus to Stralsund and spend the night there.

Day 8: Departure from Stralsund.

Your beautiful walking tour of Rügen ends today after breakfast. Extended stay possible. Travellers are responsible for their homeward transportation.

Map & Route Information

Route Profile
You usually walk on hiking trails and paved bike paths, and along on flat forest and meadow paths and along the beach. Longer distances can be shortened by bus / ship.

Where is the starting point of the holiday?


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Tour Information

Holiday Information

The Isle of Rugen tour stays in pretty 3*** hotels and country hotels carefully chosen for their location, hospitality and proximity to your tour route.

Your stay includes the daily transfer of luggage to the next hotel and permanent assistance in case of problems.

Available services

- Accommodations for 7 nights (according to booking category)
– Breakfast included
– Luggage transfer service to each hotel
– Ferry Stralsund-Hiddensee
– Ferry Hiddensee-Rügen
– Bustransfer Putbus-Stralsund
– Taxi transfer Glowe-Hagen
– 7-Day Service Hotline
-1x Tour information packet per booked room

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Travel Information

We recommend flying to Berlin, Bremen or Hamburg and arriving by train to the starting point in Stralsund. For more information, please visit Deutsche Bahn.

By train – To Stralsund Hauptbahnhof, main train station.

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Your Prices

Isle of Rugen, 8 days, 7 nights
All prices are per person sharing a double or twin room. A number of single rooms are available at a supplement. This holiday is also bed and breakfast.

2017 Walking Holiday Prices:

Prices are based on seasonal date bands
Season 1: 22.04. – 06.05.2017 | 23.09 – 07.10.2017
Arrival Daily
Season 2: 07.05. – 22.09.2017
Arrival Daily

Category A: Prices per person
Season 1: £709 | Book online here >>
Season 2: £789 | Book online here >>
Single Room Supplement: £149

Category B: Prices per person
Season 1: £519 | Book online here >>
Season 2: £579 | Book online here >>
Single Room Supplement: £149

Single supplements apply.
You will stay in the same hotel as the previous night.

For help and queries regarding this tour…
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Any local tourist taxes are not included in the holiday price and are payable at the hotel.

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Holiday Price: £519
Single Supplement: £149

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