Nature in Every Direction
At least, according to the satellite image, almost 80 percent of Chemnitz is green. The reputation of "Rußchemnitz" (soot Chemnitz) has long since disappeared with the chimneys and the city has expanded its green lungs to 1,000 hectares.
So there's plenty of space for extensive cycling, jogging, picnicking, barbecuing and getting some fresh air. For example, in the city park, which is even a third larger than New York's Central Park - with its 6 km length.