©

Juist trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Juist

Trip Planner Europe  /  Germany  /  Lower Saxony  /  Juist
(4.1/5 based on 10+ reviews for 2 attractions)
Things to do: museums, nightlife
Juist is an island and municipality in the district of Aurich in Lower Saxony in Germany. The island is one of seven inhabited East Frisian Islands at the edge of the Lower Saxon Wadden Sea in the southern North Sea. It is located between Borkum Island (west), Memmert Island (southwest) and Norderney (east). The island is long and from to wide, depending on the tide levels. There are two villages on the island: the main village Juist, and Loog. The island is separated from Nordeney by the Norderneyer Seegatt.Overview and geographyThe tallest buildings on Juist that can be seen from the North Sea are the water tower and an old hotel. There is a lighthouse on the island, but it is not in use. At the western end of the island is the Billreef, a large sandbank where birds such as dunlins, grey plovers and knots rest during their migration. In the western part of the island the beach and the dunes are eroded by the sea. The edge of the dunes moves about five metres south each winter. On the western third of the island is Lake Hammersee, a freshwater lake.Juist is accessible by plane or daily ferry. FLN Frisia Luftverkehr operates planes between Norden and Juist. Most motor vehicles are prohibited on the island, with only the fire department, the German Red Cross and doctors allowed to use them. Island tractors require a special license, while most other transport is done by bike or horse-drawn carriage. It was reported by the Reuters news agency, 24 September 2014, that an unmanned "parcel copter" will commence delivery of urgent drugs and supplies to the island by DHL. It will be the first time an unmanned aircraft had been authorised to deliver goods in Europe and the first time that automated drones have been used to deliver medicines anywhere in the world. The flight at an altitude of 50 m and at a speed of up to 18 m/s will be automated but monitored in Norddeich.
Our Germany trip itinerary planner allows you to plan your trip to Juist and a wealth of other destinations big and small.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Juist

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Best things to do in Juist

Where to stay in Juist

Browse hundreds of hotels and read guest reviews on the world's leading online travel agency website.
CHECK IN - CHECK OUT
Millions of travel reviews
on TripAdvisor

Extend your holiday

Visit top cities near Juist:
Museums, zoos & aquariums, beaches
Visit for: 3 daysStart a plan »
Sightseeing, museums, spas
Visit for: 3 daysStart a plan »
Childrens museums, museums, sightseeing
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »
Parks, nature, museums
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »
Nature, historic sites, nightlife
Visit for: 3 daysStart a plan »

Recently planned trips to Lower Saxony

4 days in Germany BY A USER FROM GERMANY April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 3 days in Hannover BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE April, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: April, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Wolfsburg BY A USER FROM INDONESIA April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 29 days in Europe BY A USER FROM FINLAND July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 4 days in Soltau BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA October, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 14 days in Germany BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, culture, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: May, culture, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 45 days in Germany BY A USER FROM EGYPT February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 30 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 4 days in Norden BY A USER FROM ROMANIA March, outdoors, popular PREFERENCES: March, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in Wolfsburg & Brussels BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 26 days in Germany BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA May, teens, culture, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, teens, culture, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 52 days in Hannover BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans

Inspirock Trip Planner in the News