Berlin is still popular among travelers. Every year, millions of visitors from all over the world flock to the German capital to literally breathe in the unique flair of this historic metropolis. It is very clear why Berlin is so popular. Not only the multicultural cooperation, for which the once divided capital is so popular, but also the many facets of leisure activities and the different sights make a stay in Berlin interesting for visitors who have already stayed in the capital.
What does Berlin offer for tourists?
The German metropolis offers a varied program for everyone to enjoy a good time. Whether as a couple in love, interested culture fans or as a family, everyone can find the right offer for active leisure activities in the Berlin area.
We would like to present a few highlights:
Sights remind of the eventful history of the city
Berlin is the German metropolis in general. Not only as a seat of government, history has always been made here. And that’s why a break in Berlin is particularly suitable for history fans from all over the world. Here you can marvel at historically important places where you can still feel the history of Berlin. The Brandenburg Gate, which is part of the city’s distinctive silhouette as a symbol of the city, or the Reichstag, in which German political history was and still will be, the remains of the wall that once divided the city. Berlin offers so many important historical sights that you must see during your stay in Berlin. And best of all: a souvenir photo of the historical monuments is free, so you can save money on your trip.
Museums for everyone
Not only the sights, but also the countless museums offer history fans a lot of exciting experiences and a lot of background knowledge about the history of the city. As the capital of art, some museums show the art of former Berlin artists and also current art by young, up-and-coming artists. Do you recognize the change between historically significant images and contemporary art? There is a lot to discover in the capital for fans of fine arts.
You can learn everything about the human body in the von von Hagens exhibition Body Worlds, which shows fascinating facts about people for young and old. If you want to take selfies with world stars, the Madame Tussauds wax museum in Berlin is the right place for you. Here visitors meet Johnny Depp, Günther Jauch, Thomas Gottschalk, Prince and Angela Merkel.
Culture that can inspire
Hardly any other city offers such a diverse cultural offer as Berlin. Marvel at musical performances of a different kind in the comic opera or meet Didi Hallervorden in his private theater at the Schlosspark. Listen to the orchestral sounds in the Philharmonie or simply enjoy some street art on the famous Alexanderplatz. The German metropolis has always been a playground for international creative artists and therefore offers so many different opportunities for fans of theater, art and music.
Not only adults get their money’s worth on a trip to the cosmopolitan city. Families with young children can also experience an exciting and varied time in Berlin. The Sea Life Berlin offers an exciting backdrop for small and large marine researchers. Watch the sharks make their rounds through the water, experience rays from a short distance away, or watch the daily feeding of the sea creatures.
Young film fans can enjoy an eventful day in the film park in neighboring Babelsberg. Here you can not only see the real film sets of well-known children’s films, you may also meet Fritz Fuchs and his dog Keks, the two heroes of the dandelion series. You can marvel at the most famous construction trailer in film history and experience everything about the creation of a film live.
The Lego Discovery Center is all about the famous Danish building blocks. There is not only much to marvel at here, but also to build yourself. Have fun!
Your accommodation in Berlin
If you want to experience a lot, you have to plan a few days for your visit to Berlin. In the capital’s hotels, this can quickly cost money. Not so with Ootel, the affordable accommodation in Berlin-Marzahn. The Ootel offers various rooms for its guests, starting at a very affordable price of 9 euros. So there is still a lot left in the wallet to spend for an exciting time in Berlin.
The modern hotel offers rooms of different sizes for every requirement. If you want, you can book the breakfast buffet and get enough strength before exploring the city. Thanks to the perfect location, all popular destinations can be reached quickly by public transport. This eliminates the stress in Berlin city traffic, the search for a parking space and high parking fees.