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The walk along the dyke is well worth the time. There are awesome views of the North Sea and Elbe... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Mike G
Hudson, New Hampshire
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Start of the Elbe tour

We went there to pin our starting point for the Elbe cycle tour. The evening light is superb, do go... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2018
Netanya, Israel
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The walk along the dyke is well worth the time. There are awesome views of the North Sea and Elbe River. The bike paths and walkways are well maintained. There are also a few restaurants, gift shops and bathrooms in the area. Parking is no...More

Thank Mike G
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

We went there to pin our starting point for the Elbe cycle tour. The evening light is superb, do go there there late when the sun is coming down. It does get windy but worthwhile.

Thank zhadar
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

It was a really windy, chilly day, but it was certainly a site worth seeing. Be sure to be prepared for the weather.

Thank Katie K
Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

this is a must see when in cuxhaven. It’s a nice and easy walk to get there. It’s not just a historical site...

2  Thank Sascha K
Reviewed 7 January 2018

Nice place, with nice view of many big ships. Good for walking and spend some time on beach. Binoculars are very useful here and good waterproof jacket. In winter parking is free.

Thank Bartlomiej Z
Reviewed 13 August 2017

This is a must when in Cuxhafen. A nice trip in the sand to the sea. Parking very close. Very windy.

Thank Kirsten B
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We went to Kugelbake to see the water and the Fort. Was a nice view of the sea but we were a bit disappointed to learn that it cost money to visit the beach area even without going for a swim.

3  Thank Claus H
Reviewed 28 June 2017

The wood sign has been placed long ago, where the Elbe River flows into the North Sea. The place is interesting.

1  Thank Ogi0
Reviewed 30 May 2017

A good walk and plenty of fresh air. Information board could be better if it also had some English with it.

1  Thank Peter S
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Well, it really isn't a lighthouse. It's just a light fire and when you are at Cuxhaven's bay, you can not miss it.

Thank Heidi L
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