Why visit Berlin?
The contemporary buildings erase the city’s difficult past to create a unique atmosphere, where vintage blends pleasantly with the state-of-the-art, and the outlandish complements the everyday.
The vestige of the Berlin Wall makes an emotive open-air museum, where visitors can relive moments of anguish and horror by discovering numerous true stories about families that were separated for years. The death camps expose the best kept secrets on the consequences of a fascist regime and the bunkers transmit the terror that one day kept the city hidden by fear.
There is a wide variety of activities, day trips and excursions in Berlin that will wrap visitors up in its complex history.
The DDR Museum offers visitors a unique way of discovering the socialist state of East Germany or German Democratic Republic. Checkpoint Charlie, one of the most famous Berlin Wall crossing points, was the setting of constant escapes to West Berlin. While Museum Island offers a wide range of exhibitions for both tourists and locals.
Discover why the number of tourists grow year after year in Berlin and find what the most-visited attractions are.
Where to begin?
If you are planning your first visit to Berlin and don’t know a lot about the city, we suggest you start learning about its eventful history, and then read about its practical information. The next step is to investigate its top attractions and most popular museums.
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The tourist bus of Berlin stops at all the main landmarks around this beautiful city. Enjoy the German capital from a unique perspective.
Discover Berlin at your own pace, on two wheels. Exploring the city on bicycle is a comfortable, quick, and unique.
Delve into the political history of Germany's capital and learn the secrets hidden behind its most iconic monuments on this tour through West Berlin.
Explore the most important sites and monuments of Germany's capital on this guided tour of Berlin. The perfect way to get an overview of the city!
Admire views of the city of Berlin and its famous bridges from a catamaran on our Spree River Solar Boat Trip. You'll discover the German capital in a completely eco-friendly way!
Why is our Berlin travel guide better?
Introducing Berlin is a travel guide on the capital of Germany written by travelers for other travelers. We don’t expect to convince you that all the city’s landmarks are worth visiting, to the contrary, we will give you our point of view and personal experiences to make the most of your trip to Berlin.
The information provided in this guide was updated in November 2021. If you find a mistake or would like to make a suggestion, please do not hesitate to contact us.