Tegeler See and Berlin Wall Trail Loop

Pass through plenty of parks, along a river, and around a lake in this 36km bike loop along part of the Berliner Mauerweg (Berlin Wall) trail.

Road Biking Moderate

Distance
37 km
Ascent
115 m
Descent
116 m
Duration
1-2 hrs
Low Point
30 m
High Point
42 m
Gradient
Tegeler See and Berlin Wall Trail Loop Map

Beginning and ending at Karl-Bonhoeffer-Nervenklinik station in Reinickendorf, cycle along part of the famous Berliner Mauerweg to the popular lake Tegeler See. The route takes you right along the banks of Tegeler See lake and the river Havel, as well as the former border control road used by GDR patrol officers. Along the way, you will spot remaining fragments of the Berlin Wall and a Stasi Watchtower.

Description

As well as history lessons, the trail is also full of natural beauty as it passes through many green and leafy areas, before returning to the starting point at Karl-Bonhoeffer-Nervenklinik where you can take public transport back home.

Sources https://www.berlin.de/mauer/en/wall-trail/

Difficulty

Moderate

Best time to visit

March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October

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