Berlin Guides

About Berlin

Berlin is the capital of cool, one of the most fascinating cities in Europe and a hub of incredible food, drink and nightlife. The place that used to be the embodiment of division in the world has become a celebration of unity. Berlin isn’t your typical tourist playgroud; it’s tolerant, eccentric, artistic and ultimately pretty awesome.

Guide to Berlin

The capital of Germany never disappoints. With a rich history and world-famous nightlife, there’s something for everyone.

Whether you fancy trying your luck getting into Berghain, or can’t wait to take snaps at the East Side Gallery, you’ll be amazed at how easy it is to travel around Berlin. Try it for yourself…

Facts About Berlin

Nightlife Highlights

Winterfeldtplatz, Schoneberg

The heart of Berlin's LGBT scene.

Wrangelkiez, Kreuzburg

Party by the river at some of the city's coolest clubs.

Warschauer Straße, Friedrichshain

Alternative bars and industrial style clubs, including Berghain.

Top Attractions

people in front of the Berlin Wall at the east side gallery

East Side Gallery

Often described as an ‘international memorial for freedom’, this remaining section of the Berlin Wall is 1316m long and covered in artwork.

Checkpoint Charlie

The famous crossing point between East and West Berlin during the Cold War period. A must-see!

Berlin Cathedral

A beautiful, baroque monument which can be found in the Mitte borough. Check out all the museums nearby, too!

berlin TV tower

Alexanderplatz & Berlin TV Tower

Bursting with shops, bars, and culture spots, you’d be silly to miss a trip to Alexanderplatz.

Main Districts

Culture Hotspots

Jewish Museum

One of the world’s largest museums of Jewish history and culture.

German Historical Museum

Massive museum housing permanent and visiting exhibitions.

Berlinische Galerie

Modern museum housing fine art from 1870 to the present day.

Free Walking Tour

Get your camera and walking boots at the ready! Tours leave at 10am, 11:30am, and 1pm daily. Tours last 3 hours. Meet at One80 Hostel on Alexanderplatz, Otto-Braun-Strasse 65.

Trips to Berlin