Holidays in Berlin
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Holidays to Berlin
No longer divided by the Iron Curtain, Berlin has been reborn and is becoming recognised as a thriving and modern destination for visitors. The City combines realms of glamour and grit, filled with outstanding museums, galleries, opera and nightlife. The city of Berlin really does take the crown for the biggest transformation in Europe since World War II.
This incredible City combines sites of new and upcoming architecture with what’s left of the historical Berlin landmarks, such as the Reichstag, Brandenburg Gate, Checkpoint Charlie and remains of the Berlin Wall. No matter which street you turn down, you are guaranteed to be greeted by another page of a history book. Berlin not only takes centre stage for its inspiring architectural monuments but plays host to an array of museums, green landscapes and nightlife to satisfy even the hardest clubbers.
The German Capital is fast on the rise when it comes to fashion, art, design and music with a global influx of international artists inspired by the Berlin way of life. It has been estimated that Berlin holds around 180 museums bursting with a vibrant gallery scene, exhilarating exhibitions and auction houses.
The Berlin tourist will not be spending much time in their hotel room-no matter how comfy, with more than 9,000 restaurants on offer, over 100 theatres with performances every day and three breathtaking operas to choose from there really is no excuse for not going out to explore this fabulous culture. Read about all the things to do in Berlin here.
Plenty to see on holiday in Berlin
The city invites its visitor to experience the old with the new, showcasing an array of modern culture with well-known archeological relics. Famous for its Museum Island, Berlin combines culture with tourism in this prestigious complex with a collection of five separate museums, all of which are well worth a visit whilst on holiday in Berlin.
Whilst exploring this magnificent city, we highly recommend a visit to the ‘Story of Berlin’ Exhibition and the trendy Potsdamer Platz, not to mention the remarkable Television tower and the breathtaking Schloss Charlottenburg, the city's largest and most impressive palace. The City’s fabulous sites can all be enjoyed on a scenic bus or cycle route with a multilingual tour guide or by tour on foot. Discover more about Berlin city breaks.
Berlin will keep everyone entertained with the delights of places like Tiergarten, the city’s central park. This Green oasis stretches over a vast 630 acres with tree-shaded walks and secluded copses - the perfect retreat for an afternoon of relaxation. These picturesque gardens are also home to Berlin’s oldest Zoo - one of the largest in terms of animal inhabitants worldwide, a place well worth a visit. Tourists should also wander into the adjacent aquarium which has a fabulous collection of all sorts of aquatic creatures.
Filled with exciting places to eat, there is the widest choice of dining imaginable. Whether you are after a romantic meal for that special occasion or a lively dining experience fit for all the family you will not be short of culinary perfection. Menus are filled with the traditional German dishes including sausages, delicious potato casseroles and sauerkraut but if this doesn’t take your fancy then the option of the ‘New German’ cuisine is available with great emphasis on healthy and fresh ingredients.
A flexible and all inclusive holiday to Berlin
A city reinvented, boasting the delights of both old and new traditions, sights and indulgences - Berlin really will take your breath away. easyJet holidays can help you make the most of your Berlin experience and by booking your flight and hotel together with us you save more. easyJet holidays offer endless possibilities to create a flexible and fabulous holiday to Berlin.