Geyser record Highest cold water geyser in the world
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Geyser record: Highest cold water geyser in the world

Andernach geyser sets new record

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The majestic record-breaking geyser in Andernach is no ordinary natural phenomenon. It is a spectacular masterpiece of nature and the world record holder. With an astonishing height of up to 60 meters the cold water geyser presents an impressive spectacle. The moment when blue water shoots up from the Rhine is unique.

Immerse yourself in the fascinating beauty of the geyser and let yourself be enchanted. Enjoy the incomparable record that the Andernach geyser offers you.

Andernach geyser - a popular excursion destination for 100 years

A unique natural wonder on the Rhine

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Not in Iceland or the USA, but in Germany is the geyser record holder. In the midst of the breathtaking Rhine scenery, this cold-water geyser rises with a grace that is second to none. The fascinating appearance, accompanied by an impressive roar, captures the imagination and leaves observers in awe. Already over 100 years the natural phenomenon has been a popular tourist attraction in Germany.

Andernach in Rhineland-Palatinate attracts extraordinary attention thanks to the unique natural spectacle of the geyser. The cold-water geyser is considered the highest of its kind. The unique geyser fills the hearts of visitors with admiration. Andernach also offers idyllic Rhine promenades and impresses with its historic architecture. An absolute eye-catcher is undoubtedly the imposing Namedy Castle.

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Geyser record: world record since 2008

Carbon dioxide source triggers the natural spectacle

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Since 2008 the natural spectacle has been in the Guinness Book of Records as the highest cold water geyser in the world in the world. The special rarity and height set the geyser record, and this is exactly what makes the Andernach Geyser and its surroundings so unique. Andernach is one of the few places to offer optimal geological conditions for the cold-water geyser.

The cold-water geyser in Andernach was not so much created by volcanism in the classic sense. This is because the holder of the record for geysers is fed by the pressure of carbon dioxide in conjunction with a natural spring in the Rhine. Every two hours, visitors watch the water fountain shoot up - for exactly 12 minutes and 15 seconds.

Plan your visit now to the record holder among the geysers, the geyser in Andernach, and discover the Namedyer Werth Namedyer Werth nature reserve.

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    Nice excursion with a nice explanation. We had a very nice trip to the geyser. The geyser was very impressive to see. Special thanks to the staff, who were very friendly and helpful, and thus made the excursion possible for us (help due to walking disability).  

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    Absolutely recommendable! In an interactive tour, you can learn about the formation of a geyser in a playful way. The absolute highlight is the boat trip to the geyser, where you can see the natural spectacle live.

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    We were there with the whole family, grandparents, parents and children! There was something for everyone and it was very interesting! Just a super great day spent with the whole family!

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    It is a wonderful hands-on museum. Even small children can try things out and explore here. Older children and adults learn a lot of new things. The accompanying boat trip is a highlight. The geyser experience at the end is just great. The staff are polite and nice. Very helpful. The museum is also suitable for prams. Parking is scarce, but with a bit of luck you can get to the...

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    The boat trip to the geyser was informative and you were told how the geyser was formed. There was a lot of staff on site who were happy to share their knowledge. Talking to the staff was very helpful and informative.

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