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... at Mönchgut

Mönchgut (Monk's Estates in German) is a peninsula of 29.44 square kilometers with 6600 inhabitants in the southeast of Rügen island in Germany. rnrnIt lies between the Greifswalder Bodden and the rest of the Baltic Sea. rnrnThe peninsula is part of the Mönchgut-Granitz administration area. It is also a part of the Biosphere Reserve of Südost-Rügen.rnrnWhile the residents of the area earlier supported themselves through fishing and marine activities, today the area is primarily geared toward tourism. .

Mönchgut also features the final station of the narrow-gauge railway the Rasender Roland.

In this part of Rügen you can find a lot of very small villages with old thatched houses

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