FKK Sauna beach view on ozean

Sylt - the pearl of the North Sea

Sylt stands out. Not only as an island from the floods of the North Sea. Also because the landscapes of an entire continent can be experienced here on just 100 square kilometres: Imposing steep coasts, majestic cliffs, shifting dunes, amphibious mudflats, salty meadows, blooming heath, fantastic beaches and roaring sea. All there and ready to be discovered.

Relaxing in the world natural heritage

Nature and environmental protection has long been a priority on Sylt, after all, a good half of the island is under special protection. The Wadden Sea off Sylt is also a part of the UNESCO World Natural Heritage. Whether you go on a mudflat hike, relax in a wicker beach chair or go for long walks along the approximately 40 km long beaches, on Sylt you can recover from everyday life and come to rest.

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Leisure & Cuisine on Sylt

Syltferry arriving in the harbor List.

A total of twelve places on Sylt invite you to stroll and linger. Each place has its own special charm and there is no room for boredom. More than 200 restaurants will spoil you with delicious dishes after the city stroll. Whether beach bistro or gourmet restaurant, on Sylt you can find everything.
Sylt's cultural offerings are also impressive: a wide range of events (from the Kampen Literary Summer to the sea cabaret), concerts and exhibitions show the diversity of the island.

Events on Sylt

On Sylt there are numerous events throughout the year that invite you to watch. In February, the annual Biikebrennen takes place to drive away the winter. At the following kale meal you can warm up again.
But also the German Polo Masters Sylt attract people from all directions to the island. Another annual event is the Windsurf World Cup Sylt.

traditional biike brennen

Our excursion tips for your Sylt vacation

Here, you will find a fine selection of excursion tips on Sylt.

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Adventure centre Naturgewalten

In the Erlebniszentrum Naturgewalten in List on Sylt you get exciting impressions of the forces of nature and experience them first hand...
Gästeführer Sylt Inselführung Geschichte

On the road with people

Captain (out of commission) Falk Eitner will show you Kampen and the island of Rømø in a very charming way - on a scenic and human level.