Berlin tips and information

Berlin for discoverers, double-decker riders and city trippers

Hardly any other city in Germany is in such a constant state of flux as Berlin. And Berlin is the only place you can experience German history so close up. Museums, monuments and special city tours keep the memory of the Berlin wall alive. Nostalgic tours with the legendary double decker bus, boat trips on the Spree, conventional city tours and personal tours on unknown places – you can discover Berlin in many ways.

Berlin for cultural travellers, musical visitors and museum discoverer

Readings, high-quality opera productions, world famous dance events and ballet – Berlin has more cultural offerings and events than almost any other city. Theater des Westens (Theatre of the West) enchants musical fans and Didi Hallervorderns Wühlmäuse are a real highlight for comedy fans. Directly at Kurfürstendamm you will find the fascinating multimedai exhibition Story of Berlin. And the Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin also have a lot more to offer than the beautiful Nefertiti: The UNESCO world cultural heritage site the Museumsinsel (Museum Island) houses the Pergamonmuseum, Nationalgalerie, Bode-Museum and the Altes and Neues Museum.



Wyndham Berlin Excelsior Hotel
Hardenbergstraße 14
10623 Berlin

Berlin for boat trippers

Bootfahr Stuttgart | © Bootfahr Stuttgart

Berlin is a paradise for weekend captains: rowing on the south-west Berlin lake Schlachtensee, sailing on Wannsee, a ride with a steamboat to visit the beautiful castles around Potsdam and pedalo rides close to the Café am Neuen See in Tiergarten.

Berlin for shopaholics

Outlet Metzingen | © Outlet Metzingen Stuttgart

The most famous and luxurious shopping centeres are definitely Kaufhaus des Westens, KaDeWe and Galerie Lafayette on Friedrichstraße, which focuses on French specialities.

Berlin for foodies and bonvivants

The famous shopping paradise KaDeWe is reachable by foot from Wyndham Berlin Excelsior Hotel. highly recommendated is the gourmet food department in the 6th floor: Oysters, lobster and exotic fruit and much more are waiting for happy gourmets.

Berlin for bel-esprits, fans of the opera and theatric people

Oper Stuttgart | © Reisetipp Oper Stuttgart

The big stage in the Deutsches Theater or Berliner Ensemble, classic operas and modern productions at the Deutsche Oper Berlin – if you want to experience amazing culture you are spoilt for choice.

Berlin for spurners of closing times, party people and clubbers

Berlin bei Nacht | © Besuchen Sie Berlin bei Nacht

The later, the more chic is the motto for party people in Berlin, as it usually does not start until after midnight and many Berlin bars and clubs are open all night. And the great thing about Berlin's night life: The public transport network (BVG) runs all night and brings even the last revellers home.