Top Attractions And Things To Do In Berlin, Germany

Berlin, Germany

Berlin, Germany

Berlin, the capital of Germany, has a reputation for being an exciting population centre with plenty to offer visitors. Depicted in plays, movies and on TV as being youthful and progressive, Berlin also has a long history that makes it interesting to people of all ages and tastes.

Aerial view of Berlin, Germany

Aerial view of Berlin, Germany

Getting To Berlin

The Berlin Tegel Airport (TXL) is the main airport for the city’s international air traffic. It is located five miles northwest of the Berlin’s central district.

Air Berlin Airbus A320 airfraft

Air Berlin Airbus A320 airfraft

The main terminal is constructed in a hexagonal shape that makes walking from planes to the terminal easier than many other airports. Restaurants, shops and other services are available at the airport. Rental cars are also on the premises.

Berlin city center, Germany

Berlin city center, Germany

Getting Around Berlin

Biking is an easy and inexpensive way to get around, and has the advantage of putting you in direct contact with residents of this friendly city.|

Tram in Alexanderplatz, Berlin, Germany

Tram in Alexanderplatz, Berlin, Germany

Berlin also has an excellent public transportation system that can get you almost anywhere in the city, with underground trains, elevated trains and buses. Taxis are available throughout Berlin. A rental car is generally not necessary in the city.

Where to Stay in Berlin

For the discerning traveller, there are different types of accommodation to choose from. This includes luxurious hotels or hotels of comfort and affordable prices. Berlin is also home to a number of comfortable, low-cost hostels that are popular with younger people.

Sunset in Berlin, Germany

Sunset in Berlin, Germany

Attractions and Things to Do in Berlin

Whatever your tastes, Berlin has an attraction that will suit you.

Brandenburg Gate, Ortsteil Mitte, Berlin, Germany

Brandenburg Gate, Ortsteil Mitte, Berlin, Germany

You definitely have to visit the Brandenburg Gate, a historical place in Berlin.This is one of the most recognisable landmarks in Berlin or even all of Germany.

Brandenburg Gate, Historical place in Berlin, Germany

Brandenburg Gate, Historical place in Berlin, Germany

View the Berlin Wall to get a sense of the city’s recent history. Although most of the wall has been demolished, the Spree area will give you a sense of how Berlin was once divided.

Berlin Wall, Berlin, Germany

Berlin Wall, Berlin, Germany

Berlin Victory Column, Berlin, Germany

Berlin Victory Column, Berlin, Germany

Visit the Reichstag, the seat of the German government and get a panoramic view of the city from the tower.

Reichstag, Edifice in Berlin, Germany

Reichstag, Edifice in Berlin, Germany

The Reichstag dome, Berlin, Germany

The Reichstag dome, Berlin, Germany

Reichstag dome, Berlin, Germany

Reichstag dome, Berlin, Germany

Shop at the flea market in Mauer Park. The massive outdoor shopping area is a favourite for both residents and visitors to the city.

Alexanderplatz, plaza in Berlin, Germany

Alexanderplatz, plaza in Berlin, Germany

Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, Berlin, Germany

Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, Berlin, Germany

Holocaust Memorial, Berlin, Germany

Holocaust Memorial, Berlin, Germany

Berlin Cathedral, Berlin, Germany

Berlin Cathedral, Berlin, Germany

Olympiastadion (olympic Stadium) Berlin, Germany

Olympiastadion (olympic Stadium) Berlin, Germany

Inside the Olympiastadion (olympic Stadium) Berlin, Germany

Inside the Olympiastadion (olympic Stadium) Berlin, Germany

Charlottenburg Palace and Park, Berlin, Germany

Charlottenburg Palace and Park, Berlin, Germany

Tempodrom Berlin, Germany

Tempodrom Berlin, Germany

Sanssouci, Palace in Potsdam, near Berlin, Germany

Sanssouci, Palace in Potsdam, near Berlin, Germany

Viktoriapark, park in Berlin, Germany

Viktoriapark, park in Berlin, Germany

Oberbaum Bridge, Deck arch bridge in Berlin, Germany

Oberbaum Bridge, Deck arch bridge in Berlin, Germany

Nikolaiviertel, Berlin, Germany

Nikolaiviertel, Berlin, Germany

German Chancellery, Government office in Berlin, Germany

German Chancellery, Government office in Berlin, Germany

Fernsehturm tower, Berlin, Germany

Fernsehturm tower, Berlin, Germany

Fernsehturm tower in Berlin, Germany

Fernsehturm tower in Berlin, Germany

Charlottenburg Palace, Berlin, Germany

Charlottenburg Palace, Berlin, Germany

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