Rügen is a famous surf and kite location.
Rügen has 574 km of coast line and has a well-known name in the sailing community. The very diverse and attractive natural landscape of the island promises a special sailing experience. For experienced crews Rügen is the ideal starting point for bigger tours into the East as well as to Sweden and Finland.
While sailing around the island of Rügen you get to see the Cape of Arkona with its lighthouses, the white beaches of Schaabe and Prorer Wiek as well as the impressive chalk cliffs. Within short distances a sailor will always find a small harbor, jetty or an idyllic bay to drop anchor.
Many schools have established themselves here and offer a diverse range of courses as well as very modern equipment. Most of the kite and surf schools belong to the German Association of windsurfing and water sports schools e.V (VDWS) or the German Association of sport schools e.V. (VDS). They comply with quality standards and guarantee unlimited fun!
The conditions on Rügen are suitable for both beginners and advanced. The island meets all requirements for surfing and kiting with its shallow lagoon waters and great wind conditions.