The Zingst peninsula at the eastern end of the peninsula Fischland-Zingst on the Baltic. It belongs to Vorpommern-Rügen in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, part of the country Vorpommern. The municipality and includes Zingst almost the entire peninsula and its southern islands Kirr and Barth Oie. The community is a nationally recognized seaside health resort since of 2002.