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Best things to do in Berlin

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Park
“Sundays this Market is booming and has become the most popular attraction for Berliners and visitors alike. The Sunday karaoke is not to be missed. The annexed Fleamarket is worth a stroll over!”
567 locals recommend
Park
“The only airport in the world that has been transform into a parc but all the facilities including the runways and the terminals remained untouched. Its the only location in the city where you can appreciate the perfect sunrise and sunset, like on a beach. Open until sundown.”
502 locals recommend
Plaza
“Monumental square with strong socialist-era aesthetics & East Berlin's shopping district.”
316 locals recommend
Park
“Visit on a sunday - lots of people singing and dancing - a must see during summer”
599 locals recommend
Park
“A wonderful big park which encouraged us to experience all the different sides of it. Like the fairytale fountain, beachvolleyball area, the peace bell next to the big pond. Or you just sit there grill and chill. ”
451 locals recommend
Nightclub
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“World famous gay nightclub. Very strict door policy. Small tip to save you unnecesary queing and disappointment: if the bouncer thinks you are not gay, you will not be allowed in!”
415 locals recommend
Park
“Huge park on the Spree with possibility of renting small boats. Nice on summer days!”
279 locals recommend
Bus Stop
“Must-see in Berlin. Come and walk some of the remains of the wall that separated Berlin up until 1989. Various artists have decorated the wall and it is a very popular photo-opp while in Berlin. ”
379 locals recommend
Monument / Landmark
“Starting point for every tour in Berlin. Free walking tours every day in different languages. Do a web search "free walking tour Berlin" for more details”
227 locals recommend
Food Court
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“Only on Thursday night. Indoor Street food market with some of the most interesting food proposals if the neighborhood. ”
392 locals recommend
Beer Garden
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“Famous Rooftop, worth a look, but to avoid a long queue better go there during the week or in the afternoon than in the evening.”
412 locals recommend
Scenic Lookout
“Engineering marvel of the DDR (German Democratic Republic). Expensive 20 EUR trip, but you can find discount passes. There is a restaurant and a bar at the top. The view is beautiful both during the day and during the night.”
226 locals recommend
Historic Site
“The Gedenkstätte Berliner Mauer (Berlin Wall Memorial) commemorates the division of Berlin by the Berlin Wall and the deaths that occurred there. The monument was created in 1998 by the Federal Republic of Germany and the Federal State of Berlin. It is located on Bernauer Straße at the corner of Ackerstraße and includes a Chapel of Reconciliation, the Berlin Wall Documentation Centre, a 60-metre (200 ft) section of the former border, a window of remembrance and a visitor center. Source: Wikipedia ”
258 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“impressive collection in different museums and nice walk in the heart of the city”
323 locals recommend
Department Store
“TIP: The shopping mall has an excellent cafeteria on the top floor with a lovely view.”
270 locals recommend
Historic Site
“This famous historical sight is just 20mins away by foot. Visit the museums and amusement features on sight and have lunch in some of Kreuzberg's most famous restaurants. You could also visit its notorious bars later in the night. Enjoy! Nearby sights are the Topography of Terror and the Jewish Museum.”
181 locals recommend