Nature experiences on Mandø

Photo: VisitRibeEsbjerg

The marsh island Mandø is situated in the middle of the Wadden Sea National Park, and has attained status as a game and nature reserve. Nature adventures are available year round on Mandø in the breeding and migration seasons the island is a paradise for bird lovers.

In the spring, the purple heather blooms. In the summer, you can observe the seals, swim and collect amber on the sandbar Koresand. The autumn offers murmuration (Black Sun) and the winter landscape tempts with oyster safaris.

Seal Safari in The Wadden Sea

Experience the seals in the Wadden Sea in their natural surroundings, the seals can be experienced on foot, by tractor bus or by tour boat.

Oystersafari - unique nature experiences

Pick Pacific oysters in the Wadden Sea

Tour ferry Mandøpigen

The tour ferry Mandøpigen is flat-bottomed and relatively light and can therefore glide effortlessly over flat-water areas, and at the same time be stable in the deep tidal currents that cross the Wadden Sea.

Mandø by horse

A horseback ride across the seabed in the Wadden Sea National Park is a matchless experience.

Bird life on Mandø

Mandø - bird paradise

Swimming on Mandø

During the peak season, the tractor bus is available for trips to the sandbank Koresand, where you will find a gorgeous sandy beach perfect for swimming and searching for amber.


Koresand is a large sandbank in the Wadden Sea, the sandbank located southwest of Mandø is about 30 km2 large.

Flora on Mandø

In the reign of the west wind

The Wadden Sea National Park

The Wadden Sea National Park is world class Danish nature. Here is a spectacular wildlife, and the significance of the area extends far beyond Denmark's borders.