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City break in Potsdam. Active leisure ideas for Potsdam - attractions, recreation and nightlife

Potsdam Pfingstberg Belvedere Unconditionally the main amusement for tourists is walking along beautiful parks and observing the unique sights. In the city there is great number of interesting night establishments, restaurants and sportive complexes, shops and markets. The biggest and the most beautiful park is Sans Souci, it is impossible to find better place for romantic evening walking. At the day time clients can visit exciting botanical garden, its variety of plants can charm.
Local restaurants and bars will be appreciated by lovers of German beer, meat dishes and classic national dishes. At any moment the city’s guests can diversify their rest and go to one … Open
Travelers who come to have a rest with their families need to visit the center Babelsberg Film Studios. This modern television moving set has become the most favorite tourists’ entertaining center. Every day there are various interesting shows for them, visitors can watch the moving process and stunt men’s work. Babelsberg park is good place for careless resting, amazing atmosphere of harmony and calmness always lives there.
Here it is possible to walk along the sinuous roads for several hours, look at the trees’ beauty and outskirts’ panoramic view. The youngest guests of the city will like the Dino Dschunge Park, which offers the great assortment of playing grounds, attractions and resting zones. Lovers of spa-procedures will not be disappointed if they visit the most famous spa-complex Massage Vital. It is located near the city’s center; it offers a great number of types of various sanitary and cosmetology procedures. Copyright
Potsdam has been kept the main residence of Prussian kings for long years, a great number of exciting palaces, centuries-old parks and gardens have been kept in the city. A lot of sights of … Open
Lovers of shopping will remain in rapture owing to the number of shops and plazas, the majority of travelers go to the Dutch block to buy the memorable presents. On its territory there are about 70 unique antiquary shops, any of them offers the wide assortment of production. Several times a week food markets work on the Weberplatz and Bassinplatz squares. Visitors can buy not only the fresh food there but also various national dishes. Several times a year there are interesting celebrations and festivals in Potsdam, a lot of foreign guests usually visit them. Potsdamer Erlebnisnacht night is another interesting event, the best restaurants and shops of the city have a part in this celebrations
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Potsdam and surroundings

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Map of all parks
National and city parks around Potsdam
♥   Landscape Park 'Cedyński Park Krajobrazowy' , 97.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Park 'Unteres Odertal' , 108.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Park 'Müritz-Nationalpark' , 118.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all pret-parks
Amusement parks near Potsdam
♥   Amusement park 'Spree-Park' Berlin, 31 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Belantis' Leipzig, 137.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Hugo Haase Park' Stellingen, 140.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all aquaparks
Water attractions around Potsdam
♥   Water park 'Tropical Islands' Briesen, Brandenburg, 62 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all Michelin restaurants
Michelin-starred restaurants in Potsdam
♥   Restaurant 'Arlecchin' Potsdam. Type - Mediterranean cuisine. 0.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Friedrich-Wilhelm' POTSDAM. Type - Classic French. 3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Gasthaus Alte Försterei' POTSDAM. Type - Austrian. 3.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Philippsthal' Nuthetal-Philippsthal. Type - International. 9.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Gasthof Zur Linde' Michendorf-Wildenbruch. Type - Country. 13 km from the center. On the map   Photo

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Sanssouci Palace

From the series “The Most Wonderful Castles and Palaces”
The complex has the area of ​​about 290 hectares, on its territory are three beautiful castles and a lot of additional buildings. The extent of the main avenue is 2.5 km. The Orangerieschloss, the wonderful renaissance monument, is the most famous and most recognizable among the three castles. You can walk for hours through the extensive park and graze along the marvelous pavilions, the pond and the numerous fountains. Along the long park lanes, the numerous sculptures are placed, which are of great historical and artistic importance. … Read further


From the series “Abandoned Places of the Earth with Distinct Marks of Civilization”
During the war years, a Nazi military school was located on site of the hill. The allies tried unsuccessfully to destroy it. Subsequently, they simply buried the school building under the 120-meter-thick layer of debris that remained from the destroyed neighbouring buildings. Since then, Teufelsberg Hill gained the informal name, Devil's Mountain. When the Berlin Wall fell, the station lost its primary importance. It is now abandoned and its building is badly damaged. … Read further

Beelitz Heilstatten Hospital

From the series “Top 11 Dangerous Spots for Adrenaline-Seekers”
A walk through abandoned buildings is very dangerous, because they haven’t been restored for more than 70 years and may collapse at any moment. However, there are always lots of those wishing to take a walk through the old buildings. It’s not easy to find an entrance to the building. All windows and doors are securely boarded up. Anyway, they do not represent a serious obstacle for those who like walk in eerie places. After getting into one of the abandoned buildings, you can walk through the old chambers and deserted corridors, see the remains of the medical equipment and rusted beds, where patients were resting. … Read further
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