Russia: The Curonian Spit

• Russia: Curonian Spit

Curonian kosa- delicate work of nature. It is long and narrow strip of sandy land saber form, separating the Curonian Lagoon from the Baltic Sea. It stretches from the town of Zelenogradsk, Kaliningrad region to the city of Klaipeda. Fly with the birds above the Drunken forest, steep hill and round dune invites AirPano.

Russia: The Curonian Spit

Dune Staroderevenskaya (Altdorferberg).

In 2000, the Curonian Spit included in the UNESCO World Heritage List.

Russia: The Curonian Spit

The Promenade in the town of Forest.

Curonian Spit - a unique natural and anthropogenic landscape and areas of exceptional aesthetic value, the largest sand body, included, in addition to the Hel Peninsula and the Baltic spits in the Baltic set of sand spits, which has no analogues in the world.

Russia: The Curonian Spit

The Baltic Sea coast. Advance dune.

Curonian Spit is called Bird Bridge. On it goes an ancient migratory route of birds (150 species) from northern Europe to southern parts of Europe and North Africa.

Russia: The Curonian Spit

Above Nereyskim forest.

Russia: The Curonian Spit

Nereysky forest.

Russia: The Curonian Spit

The remains peskouderzhivayuschih designs.

Russia: The Curonian Spit

above the dunes of the Curonian Spit.

Spit takes its name from the ancient tribes of Cours who lived here before colonization by the Germans of Prussia.

Russia: The Curonian Spit

Steep Mountain (Bruchberg) bird's-eye view.

Russia: The Curonian Spit

The Dancing Forest - section coniferous forest, located on the 37th kilometer of the Curonian Spit, which is characterized by curved and inclined at the trunks of trees growing there. Is a local tourist attraction, is part of the national park Curonian Spit.

Russia: The Curonian Spit

Village Forest.

Russia: The Curonian Spit

The Swan Lake.