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Altenkirchen Destination Guide

Explore Altenkirchen in Germany.

Altenkirchen in the region of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern with it's 1,138 inhabitants is a town in Germany - some 146 mi (or 235 km) North of Berlin, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Altenkirchen in Germany

Current time in Altenkirchen is now 11:35 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Berlin" with an UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Roskilde, Copenhagen, Malmö, Gothenburg, Trent or Świnoujście. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Zurkvitz, Zuhlitz, Wollin, Woldenitz, Wiek and Altenkirchen. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

0°C / 32 °F Light snow
Morning Temperature -2°C / 29 °F
Evening Temperature 0°C / 32 °F
Night Temperature 1°C / 33 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 1031.1 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Light snow

Tuesday, 20th of March 2018
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 2°C (36 °F)
Night: 1°C (34 °F)
Wednesday, 21st of March 2018
Light snow, fresh breeze, broken clouds.
Light snow Day: 2°C (36 °F)
Night: 2°C (35 °F)
Thursday, 22nd of March 2018
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.
Light rain Day: 3°C (37 °F)
Night: 3°C (37 °F)


Rügen - Deutschlands schönste Insel - ...

03:39 min ( July 01, 2009 by udo heinl)
Views: 3,875 - Rating: 5/5

Ein paar Tage Erholung auf Rügen, der größten und schönsten Insel Deutschlands. Am herrlich feinsandigen Strand der Schaabe liegt das Ostseebad Juliusruh. Von hier aus machen Sie dann schöne Ausf...

Hotel Insel Rügen

01:44 min ( November 22, 2008 by ruegenurlaub)
Views: 1,642 - Rating: 5/5

Hotel in Juliusruh auf der Insel Rügen Die exquisite Hotelanlage erwartet Sie direkt am schönsten und längsten Strand Rügens. In einem Kiefernwäldchen gelegen, finden Sie hier in...


01:32 min ( October 17, 2009 by OstseeperleRuegen)
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Sturmflut am Strand von Juliusruh und im Breeger Hafen

Insel Rügen Urlaub

03:57 min ( August 22, 2008 by balticseatravel)
Views: 15,814 - Rating: 4.42308/5

Urlaub auf der Ostsee Insel Rügen in Juliusruh bei

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Upcomming Local Events

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Michael Fitz Solo Live - Jetzt´auf Gestern 2018

Beginning: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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Heinz Erhardt Dinner - Heinz Erhardt Erlebnis Schmaus

Beginning: 06:00 pm (18:00).
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Michael Mittermeier: Lucky Punch - Die Todes-Wuchtl Schlägt Zurück ALTENKIRCHEN

Beginning: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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Interesting facts about this location


Wittow is the northernmost peninsula of the island of Rügen. Wittow was a separate isle until the High Middle Ages, since then it is connected to the Jasmund peninsula of Rügen by the Schaabe spit. Wittow is most famous for Cape Arkona hosting the remnants of a former Rani temple burgh.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 54.64, 13.34 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Geography of Rügen, Peninsulas of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Wittow

Ionosonde Juliusruh

The Ionosonde Juliusruh is a facility of the institute for atmospheric physics near Juliusruh in northeastern Germany for sounding the ionosphere with radar systems in the short wave range (frequencies between 1 MHz and 30 MHz). The landmark of the station is a 70 metre high grounded free standing steel framework tower, which was built in 1960/61 and which carries a cage aerial for the transmitter of the ionosonde.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 54.64, 13.34 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Science and technology in Germany


Nord-Rügen is an Amt in the district of Vorpommern-Rügen, in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany. The seat of the Amt is in Sagard. The Amt Nord-Rügen consists of the following municipalities: Altenkirchen Breege Dranske Glowe Lohme Putgarten Sagard

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Located at 54.64, 13.34 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Rügen, Ämter in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern


Juliusruh is a village on the northern coast of the island of Rügen in northeastern Germany. Juliusruh is part of the municipality of Breege. Juliusruh and Breege combined have 821 inhabitants in an area of 15,99 km² (approx. 6 sq miles). Tourism is Juliusruh's economic mainstay. A facility for atmospheric research, the Ionosonde Juliusruh is located nearby.

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Located at 54.64, 13.34 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Towns and villages on Rügen, Villages in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Wittow


The Siebenschneiderstein (Söbenschniedersteen) is a glacial erratic on the island of Rügen. It lies about 30 metres away from the cliffs of Gellort on the Baltic Sea beach, one kilometre northwest of Cape Arkona. It has a mass of 165 tonnes and a volume of 61 m³. It belongs, like about 20 other erratics, to the legally protected geotopes on the Island of Rügen.

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Located at 54.64, 13.34 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Geography of Rügen, Glacial erratics, Natural monuments in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Putgarten

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