Havelhöhenweg

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Recommended by 234 out of 239 hikers

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  • Christoph

    Very nice hiking trail between Berlin and Potsdam along the Havelufer, usually a bit offset from the lake on a hill. This gives you a very nice view of the Havel. In very beautiful places, the Senate has set up benches.

    The trail ends at the beach Wannsee, but also in between, there are some quiet and small swimming spots, such as at the Lieper Bay. But it should not get too hot anyway, because you usually walk in the shady forest.

    The Havelhöhenweg is part of the 20 green main routes of Berlin and was planned 100 years ago. A virtual tour can be found here: stadtentwicklung.berlin.de/forsten/waldspaziergang

    If you want to stop in the middle, you can do it at the beer garden on Grunewald.

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    • July 1, 2015

  • Christoph

    On the Berlin website there is a virtual tour of the Havelhöhenweg, which covers a total of 10 km:

    stadtentwicklung.berlin.de/forsten/waldspaziergang

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    • June 25, 2015

  • Henning

    Great and quiet trail - the best in the Berlin city area. The less leaves on the trees, the more you can see from the Havel.

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    • October 22, 2017

  • Frank Meyer

    Between Lieper Bay and Strandbad Wannsee for me the most beautiful hiking trail in the Berlin city area.

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    • January 31, 2017

  • Anette

    The Havelhöhenweg leads along the steep banks of the Havel, from the Heerstraße in the north to the Strandbad Wannsee in the south.
    Its length is about 10 kilometers and leads past numerous destinations. The trail runs largely above the Havel Uferweg on the western edge of the Teltow Plateau. The slope to the Havel lowlands is at the maximum (above the Stößensee) at about 35 meters. To cross former meltwater channels, the trail leads down to the shore path at various points.
    Source and more info: Wikipedia

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    • January 19, 2018

  • Lutz - Berlin

    Just great, this way. In the middle of a city of millions a beautiful, very long forest path through hilly terrain

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    • July 29, 2018

  • Andreas

    See beautiful area for hiking

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    • October 31, 2018

  • Michael

    good view of the Wannsee

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    • November 20, 2016

  • Uwe.Reiter

    nice view from the Grunewald over the Havel

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    • September 14, 2017

  • peacemaker_fx

    A really wonderful and varied hiking trail high above the banks of the Havel. In summer, when the trees are densely leafy, you rarely have a clear view over the river.

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    • September 11, 2018

  • hansakeks

    Up and down in shady surroundings. The view of the Havel is only limited by the dense foliage possible.

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    • August 10, 2019

  • Uwe.Reiter

    beautiful views from the Grunewald on the Havel

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    • August 16, 2018

  • LoLoMike

    Very nice view over the Havel with the Lieper bay.

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    • October 28, 2018

  • LoLoMike

    Good view, many seats, interesting height profile.

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    • October 28, 2018

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Location: Berlin, Germany

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  • Distance1.29 mi
  • Uphill100 ft
  • Downhill50 ft

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