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Parc Léopold

Brussels  >  Belgium

A city park which is good for easy birding or if you have some time to spare.

Added by jlinden

Description

​Leopold Park (French: Parc Léopold, Dutch: Leopoldspark) is a public park of 6.43 ha (15.9 acres) located within the European Quarter of Brussels. It is adjacent to the European Parliament. Worth visiting if you have e.g. half an hour to spare. Common birds are e.g. Song Thrush, Egyptian Goose, Rose-ringed Parakeet, Eurasian Wren, Dunnock, Eurasian Moorhen and Eurasian Collared Dove.

Details

Access

The place is close to the European parliament. Easy accessible. It is served by the metro stations Maalbeek/Maelbeek and Schuman on lines 1 and 5 of the Brussels metro.

Terrain and Habitat

City/village

Conditions

Flat

Circular trail

Yes

Is a telescope useful?

No

Good birding season

All year round

Best time to visit

Spring

Route

Paved road

Difficulty walking trail

Easy

Accessible by

Foot, Bicycle, Wheelchair

Birdwatching hide / platform

No

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