The legendary island of the seafarers is ranked among one of the oldest seaside resorts in Germany. The peaceful location and the healthy climate in the middle of the North Frisian island and the Halligen, ensure that you will have a relaxing stay in Wyk auf Föhr. Begin your stay with a stroll over the island or set sail on an excursion boat.
In Wyk auf Föhr, it is at the only harbour on the island where the ferry crossing to the mainland is located. It is possible to reach Wyk auf Föhr by car. It is even possible to arrive at Wyk auf Föhr byplane on the airfield that is situated in the Wyker urban area. On the island the well-developed road network and public bus lines serve well for means of transportation.
One of the most beautiful German sea promenades is the Sandwall in Wyk auf Föhr with its unique panorama view of the North Sea and the Halligen.
You can set off on your own by bus or on a romantic carriage ride to discover the picturesque Frisian villages with their thatched roof old houses such as in the former captain ́s village Nieblum.
From Wyk auf Föhr, there are excursion boats to the neighbouring island ofAmrum or to the Halligen Langeneß and Hooge. In summer there are also excursions available to Sylt.
For culture enthusiasts, it is worth going to see the Friesenmuseum in Wyk or the Museum Kunst der Westküste in Alkersum. Here you will be presented with modern art and special exhibitions.
For those passionate about music, you can go to the classical church concerts for a fee or you can let yourself be inspired by the event „Jazz goes Föhr“ during the summer months.
Wyk also spoils its guests with its regional cuisine. Friends of hearty fare will be happy at the restaurant"Zum Walfisch" with its typical dishes from the region and its friendly service. Here, guests can get fresh fish, meat and more for family friendly prices.