Ride Through the Greenest Global City
Thirty percent of Berlin is covered in green space, and ten percent in water. Nearly half the city is undeveloped, and as such, riding through it can be seem like an unending tour of parks, lakes, forests, rivers and fields. This tour aims to present to you the phenomenal greenness (and blueness) that is Berlin.
Green (and Blue) Spaces to Visit:
- Tiergarten Park, one of Europe's most beautiful central parks
- The City Zoo
- The Spree, Berlin's major river
- Museum Island, home to the Lustgarten
- Monbijou Park, in the Old Jewish Quarter
- Unter Den Linden, one of the great tree lined boulevards of Europe
- Gleisdreik Park train depot turned contemporary gardens and skate park
- Windmill Field restored Windmills in the city center
- Victoria Park, the highest point in Berlin!
- Landwehr Canal
- Englebeck, charming garden built within the Cold War Death Zone.
- The Parks of Kreuzberg
- Templehof Airfield, the largest urban green space on Earth!
- Hasenheide, home to the cities bunnies.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: Our tour will begin at Alexanderplatz, in the centre of old Berlin.
End location: Due to the nature of bike rentals, we will end where we began, at Alexanderplatz.
Duration: 5 hours
Bikes / E-Bikes
The tour includes bikes, helmets, and water, as well as rain ponchos and gloves if needed.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
20 Euro - Lunch at the Biergarten
Food and drinks: we will have optional stops for lunch, either German cuisine at a waterside beer garden, or Arabic food in the park.