Tiergarten Park to Berlin is what Central Park and Hyde Park is to New York City and London; a nature retreat from the hustle of a manmade city. Located in the district of the same name, the Tiergarten is 520 acres in size and Berlin’s most popular inner-city park. Stretching…
"Tier" in German means "animal", so the translation of this enormous park would be the Animal park or the Zoo park. That's logical as the western part of it occupies the famous Berlin Zoo. But, the Zoo is only a fraction of it, as the majority of the park is above the Zoo and…
The park is fairly ordinary but in places follows the canal and the zoo perimeter. For some reason (Covid-19?) we could not gain access to the path alongside the zoo. Within the park there is a memorial to Karl Liebknecht on the site where he was shot, and also a plaque to…
Tiergarten is a wonderful space in the middle of Berlin and worth the visit. Lots of walkways, cycle paths and wonderful trees.
Although we visited the place in winter it was still nice for an afternoon walk. It connects some of the well known attractions of the city but also gives you the opportunity to admire the nature.