berlin
Country : Germany
Currency : Euro (EUR)
Language : German
Population
City: 3 421 829 (2014)
Metro: 5 005 216 (2014)
Time
Zone: Central European Time (CET)
Berlin
closeEver since the creation of a unified Germany in 1871, the nation's tumultuous history has had a profound impact on the history of its capital Berlin.
Many historic neighborhoods and monuments were destroyed during the Second World War, but since the reunification after the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989, historic areas like Potsdamer Platz and Pariser Platz have been completely revamped. Nowadays, Berlin is once again one of Europe's greatest cities: lively, dynamic and inviting.
Random Berlin Highlights
Pergamon Museum, Berlin
The Pergamon is the most famous of the five museums on Berlin's Museum Island. It boasts a Babylonian gate and the enormous Pergamon Altar among many other attractions.
Potsdamer Platz, Berlin
Once the busiest crossing in Europe, the Potsdamer Platz was completely destroyed after the war. In 1998 the new Potsdamer Platz, full of modern buildings, officially opened.
Charlottenburg Palace, Berlin
Schloss Charlottenburg is an early eighteenth-century Baroque palace in Berlin's Charlottenburg district. The palace was built as a summer residence for Prussian rulers. The garden behind the palace is one of the most beautiful in the whole city.
Zoo, Berlin
The Berlin zoo is one of the largest zoos in the world. It boasts some 1400 different species including pandas, gorillas, wolves, polar bears and elephants and many more exotic animals.

Random Berlin Tours & Activities
Skip the Line Berlin TV Tower: Berlin by Night, Berlin
  • Average Rating:3.0/5 stars
  • Duration: Flexible
From USD
$36.00
Small-Group Berlin History Walk Half-Day Tour, Berlin
  • Average Rating:5.0/5 stars
  • Duration: 4 hours
From USD
$17.42
All-In-One Bike Tour, Berlin
  • Average Rating:5.0/5 stars
  • Duration: 3 hours
From USD
$24.68



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