Ruegen / Prora

Continent
Europe
Country
Germany
Next Big City
Berlin, Rostock
Next Town
Stralsund, Prora
 
Type:
Island
Rider Ability:
Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Toilet, Food, Parking

Water

Type:
Chop, Small wave, Medium wave
Hazards:
Swimmers
Quality:
Clean
Best Tide:
Tide independent

Choppy water. Nice waves with NE winds, can get quiet high with onshore winds, for experienced riders. Shallow access. During high summer watch out for swimmers.

Beach

Type:
Sand
Size:
Big
Hazards:
No information
Beach Users:
July, August

Nice sandy beach. Very long with lots of space. During summer it can get packed with beach goers, then go somewhere else, early in the morning or in the afternoon.

Wind

Best Months:
No information
Wind Type:
Frontal
Best Direction:
N, NNE, NE, ENE, E, ESE, SE
Main Direction:
SW, WSW, W, WNW, NW

Westerly winds with depressions. Summer lighter. Nice NE and E winds in summer, but not very often. Best directions: N, NE, E and SE.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
Short walk

From Stralsund take B96 (E22) and then B196 towards Binz. Exit B196 onto B196A to Prora. In Prora get to the beach. Lots of parking, packed in summer, parking fees.

Extra information

Rules
Time

Packed beach during summer, then it should be avoided by kitesurfers.

Nightlife

Good nightlife in Stralsund.