Hitdorfer Yachthafen

Nordrhein-Westfalen  >  Germany

Small marina on the Rhine near the village of Hitdorf. Birds can be seen all year round on the Rhine and around the harbor.

Added* by Carlos Kull
Most recent update 5 May 2022
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Hitdorfer Yachthafen is a small marina along the river Rhine. A mix of gulls, ducks, geese and other water birds can can be seen all year round, but most birds can be seen in winter. Among the birds you can see are Great Cormorant, Grey Heron, Black-headed Gull, Herring Gull, Egyptian Goose, Great Crested Grebe, Eurasian Oystercatcher and Goosander.



Parking is possible along the Rheinstrasse. Click on the P in the map to get directions. From there you can walk to the marina and explore the surrounding area.

Terrain and Habitat



Open landscape

Circular trail


Is a telescope useful?


Good birding season

All year round

Best time to visit

Winter , Spring migration , Autumn migration


Paved road , Wide path

Difficulty walking trail


Accessible by

Foot , Car , Bicycle

Birdwatching hide / platform


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