Sanssouci Park

Sanssouci Park, Potsdam: Address, Phone Number, Sanssouci Park Reviews: 4.5/5

Sanssouci Park
4.5
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Mike1indy
Hoboken, NJ629 contributions
The German Versailles. A Nice Day Trip from Berlin
Aug 2021 • Family
Frederick the Great’s, King of Prussia’s , summer palace is well worth the visit. Located In Potsdam, a quick train ride from Berlin (less than 1 hour) , it’s nice to get out of Berlin and enjoy historical Potsdam as well. The German Versaille gardens and grounds were beautiful. Make sure to visit San Souci Palace as well. Reserve tickets for the Palace ahead of time because you need a ticket. A nice day full of history and beauty.
Written 19 September 2021
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MarcusHurley
Bristol, UK7,500 contributions
Delightful and large public park
Aug 2021
What I thought would be a quick hour wandering through the park ended up taking a good half day and we didn't get to see everything! The park is well laid out with plenty of wide paths and even the occasional sign! There was no litter and it really was pleasant to walk around and look at the statues, flower borders and ornamental buildings.
We didn't go into the Palace (I'm not even sure you can) but we walked around that and the windmill and Chinese House. There's an excellent little cafe just next to the windmill too. The park is about 10 minutes walk from Potsdam old town and looking at the map we covered about a third of it so you could easily spend the day there.
Written 2 September 2021
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Jan M
532 contributions
Bring your bike and enjoy the gardens and architecture
Aug 2021 • Friends
This place is enormous! So it does pay off to come on a bike.

And it is incredible how much you can do with money. The park is huge, there are countless various palaces and buildings, statues and fountains here. You could easily spend a few days here and still not see everything.

Huge complex that everyone can enjoy on their own.

Very nice!
Written 11 August 2021
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Edith G
Haifa, Israel459 contributions
Enjoy!
Jun 2021 • Solo
Immense park and palace. Groomed gardens, fountains, statues. Can walk for hours. Allow enough time to explore leisurely.
Written 5 July 2021
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baherr
Paris, France31 contributions
Long walks in silence
Jun 2021 • Couples
The garden is massive with many 1700s palaces located at the edges of the garden. We went in winter so it was expected not to have lots of greenery around. Yet, the corridors that are walled by naked trees provide the best atmosphere for solo walking and watching the world go by. The garden is made in a way that makes it look like a maze with many branching corridors. The only downside was that public bathrooms are hard to find and not in a good shape.
Written 28 June 2021
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Svea T
1 contribution
A must-see
Dec 2020
tourists time you can be on your own, because of the circuitousness of the park. It's very huge, so you can find a new and different way to walk around there everytime and never get bored. Besides the amazing work of the gardeners in the park, which is very beautiful independent of the time of the year, you can discover a few buildings, like the chinese teahouse or the roman bath. On top of that, you can visit the Castle of Sanssouci with all the stairs and plants around, it makes a stunning look and it's definitly a must-see at your visit in Potsdam.
Moreover, the park offers the best place to do sport outside. Next to the many ways, which are appropriate for jogging, The stairs close to the Castle of Sanssouci or the Orangerie are also perfect for some endurance train. After that you can visit a very nice and tiny café near the mill.
The only problem is that there a not so many toilets around, so I substract one point.
Written 3 December 2020
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The Weak Knee Traveler
Singapore, Singapore11,766 contributions
Should be Really Pretty During Spring or Summer
Dec 2019 • Solo
Visited this pretty big park during winter when everything were pretty bare. Whilst the palaces are still beautiful during winter, it is probably better to visit during spring or summer when the trees are green and when flowers are in full bloom.
Written 6 November 2020
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jeyzet
Barnsley, UK12 contributions
Too cold
Oct 2020 • Solo
It was too cold to explore it properly but I got a clue how lovely this placer could be on a hot summer day
Written 20 October 2020
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Lars Christine R
Ebeltoft, Denmark591 contributions
Amazing
Oct 2020
Amazing parc.
Is a must to visit.
Take a walk and enjoy the peace and very old monuments and trees.
We will be back

Written 10 October 2020
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dhs9909
Bern, Switzerland361 contributions
Peaceful and Beautiful
Aug 2020
Park Sanssouci offers you a quiet and peaceful contrast to hectic Berlin and is just 30 minutes away
Written 14 September 2020
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