What are the major attractions in Berlin?
If your trip to Berlin is all sorted out but your travel itinerary is looking a bit empty, we can give you a few hints and tips.
Your friends back home will be green-eyed with envy when you share with them all the stunning pictures of you in front of Reichstag Building and Brandenburg Gate. And by the time they've heard about the amazing experiences you had at Checkpoint Charlie Museum and Alexanderplatz, they'll be racing to book their own vacation to Berlin!
You'll have to wake up early if you're planning to check out all the interesting sights that this place has to offer. Victory Column and Berlin Zoological Garden are must-sees. Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church and Potsdamer Platz can't be missed either.
Stop by Tiergarten Park. It's one attraction you'll usually find on most visitors' to-do lists. Bellevue Palace and Cafe am Neuen See are also nearby and worth a pit stop.
What are the best road trip destinations near Berlin?
With some great day trip options in the surrounding area, having your own car makes good sense. Without one, it'd be much harder to enjoy all that Lübbenau/Spreewald, 53 miles away, has to offer. See the sights starting with Freilandmuseum Lehde, Haus für Mensch und Natur and Spreewaldmuseum Luebbenau. Locals will also likely point you in the direction of Rheinsberg, 47 miles away. If you only have time for one thing here, make sure it's Rheinsberg Obelisk. (But we're also huge fans of Church of Rheinsberg and Rheinsberg Palace.)
Where are the best beaches near Berlin?
Wind down the windows and breathe in the fresh, salty air as you drive towards Strandbad Wannsee. 9 miles from Berlin, it's the best place to go for a lazy day by the water.
Where are the best convention centers near Berlin?
After spending lots of time rubbing shoulders with like-minded individuals, it's always nice to be able to rest and relax someplace nearby. If you're visiting Berlin for business, here are some of the best convention centers that are close to hotels, cafés and restaurants:
- Grosse Orangerie Charlottenburg (2 miles away).
- Columbiahalle (2 miles away).
- ICC Berlin (3 miles away).
How can I get a cheap car rental in Berlin?
Avoid spending a fortune on a rental car by following these tips:
- Browse as many different offers as you can (we make that chore child's play!);
- Arrange an email Price Drop Alert for your next exciting vacation destination. You never know what fantastic bargains will make a pit stop in your inbox;
- Include both airport and non-airport pickup and drop-off outlet locations to be sure you're receiving the best possible bargain in town;
- You can sometimes save a bundle if your vacation plans are flexible. Play with different days and dates and find out how much you can save;
- Nobody likes getting a late fee. Avoid the stress of having to pay for another full day by ensuring your pickup and drop-off times are similar;
- If you're in the mood to keep some extra cash in your pocket, pay in advance and zoom off with some of the best rates around;
- The early bird catches the worm, along with the hottest deals! Book as soon as possible to drive off with some great savings.
What kind of rental car should I get for Berlin?
Nothing spells fun like a good ol' road trip, especially when you're headed somewhere as exciting as Berlin. With renowned attractions like Reichstag Building and Checkpoint Charlie Museum, there's so much to see in so little time. That's where a rental car is a godsend. You'll be able to tick off more places — but go for something small for easy city driving, like a mini. If you don't want to take on those challenging streets, Brandenburg Region is brimming with natural treasures. Ditch the zippy runabout for something larger, like an SUV, and explore postcard-perfect forests.
Should I get a luxury rental car in Berlin?
There's loads of choice when it comes to rental cars in Berlin. From swish SUVs with loads of space for luggage to economy rides that are a snap to park, you'll find it all here. Choosing your perfect match depends on your budget and what you intend to do. There are some road trips that are just begging you to splurge on your dream ride, whereas others don't need anything more than four wheels and a gas pedal. Which will it be this time?