The Wadden Sea is the world’s largest unbroken system of intertidal sand and mud flats in the world. A vast area along the coastline of three countries, it is best experienced one region at a time. This section gives you an introduction and an overview on the many features worth a visit in the Wadden Sea World Heritage.
During your visit to the Wadden Sea take some time to learn more about the site’s secrets at one of the many visitor centres. Our interactive map shows where these centers can be found.
Explore area by area
Below you can explore the different sub-areas of the Wadden Sea: in Denmark, in the German Federal States Schleswig-Holstein as well as Lower Saxony and Hamburg, and in the Netherlands.