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Großer Tiergarten, Berlin

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Covering more than 210 hectares (520 acres) through the center of the city, Großer Tiergarten is one of Germany's largest urban parks. Its beginnings trace back to the 16th century, when the area was designated as a royal hunting zone. Later, as the city expanded and the hunting grounds shrank, the park became a popular relaxation area for the general public. Today, the Spree river and a number of important architectural landmarks border the sprawling park grounds. Look in the middle of the park for a large square with a tall column that the locals the Great Star. It was placed here in 1864 to celebrate Prussia's victory over Denmark. Stop by the park to take a stroll, picnic, cycle, jog, or play soccer with the local crowd. Put Großer Tiergarten on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Berlin tour itinerary maker tool.
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  • I walked around Tiergarten for almost all day, it was relaxing, in some way calming. Rose garden was especially beatiful part of Tiergarten that I saw 
    I walked around Tiergarten for almost all day, it was relaxing, in some way calming. Rose garden was especially beatiful part of Tiergarten that I saw  more »
  • Didnt like it so much. Too big and I didnt find a common place where people have a sit. It should be scary at nights. I didn't enjoy it as much as I enjoyed it in Vondelpark 
    Didnt like it so much. Too big and I didnt find a common place where people have a sit. It should be scary at nights. I didn't enjoy it as much as I enjoyed it in Vondelpark  more »
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  • The extension of Tiergarten includes Victory Column and some very nice art work. On other side it is bound by canal. It has a very nice cafe too. Green and with all amenities it is perfect place for day picnic and morning walk. On a sunny day people can be seen relaxing and enjoying sun.
  • The Park is full of beautiful trees and open spaces. It is great for nature enthusiasts. You can see wild animals from birds of prey roosting in the trees or hunting, to large terrapins that inhabit one of the small lakes .

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