Berlin is a timeless city that never sleeps, steeped in historic architecture and iconic attractions. An influential city with new-age German culture mingled with unforgettable traditions, offering sweeping rooftop views, lush green landscapes and hip cafes.
Things to do in Berlin
While the city is overflowing with cultural attractions, the Pergamon Museum stands out as one of the must-see architectural keystones. This spacious complex presents three highlight exhibits, including the Collection of Classical Antiquities, Museum of Islamic Art and Museum of the Ancient Near East, offering a textured and colourful smorgasbord of artwork for your eyes.
Museum Island is a premier tourist destination, encompassing thousands of years of art, sculpture and architecture. The complex is located on Spree Island and contains highlight attractions, such as the Altes Museum, Neues Museum and Bode Museum.
The nightlife provided by this booming metropolitan city is one of the most vibrant in the world, exemplified by a thriving underground music scene and a number of massive annual festivals. Be sure to check out the KitKat Club, E-Work and Tresor for a true taste of Berlin’s counterculture.
Hungry for street food? Stop by the historic Markthalle Neun on any Thursday and be rewarded with food stalls representing chefs from around of the world. A perfect place to wind down, order a glass of local Heidenpeters beer and immerse yourself in the local food and drink scene.
Getting around Berlin
The best forms of public transportation include the S-Bahn and a U-Bahn, as well as rail, bus and ferry. The city is home to two major international airports, making for easy access from many countries in Europe. For an authentic local experience, ride a Bike through Berlin and explore the city on two wheels.