With so much on offer in this vibrant city, Berlin vacations will never seem long enough. Take in the iconic sights, immerse yourself in its thriving cultural scene or rent a car and explore Germany.
On cheap vacations to Berlin, explore this fascinating and eclectic city by bicycle. Take advantage of excellent public transport and visit Berlin’s lively east or west districts. Watch the world go by at a laidback café or relax on an urban beach. Choose from our Berlin hotels to suit every budget and enjoy great savings when you add flights or car rental to your booking.
Festive city breaks in Berlin
You’ll be spoilt for choice on Berlin Christmas market breaks – as the city counts down to Christmas, glistening lights, fairy tale wooden chalets and festive decorations adorn every corner. Sample foodie treats or pick up handmade products at Weihnachtszauber am Gendarmenmarkt. Ride the Ferris wheel at Berliner Weihnachtszeit, ideally located near the Park Inn by Radisson Berlin Alexanderplatz. From early November Potsdamer Platz is transformed into a winter wonderland, with a toboggan run, ice skating and curling on offer. Enjoy a ride down the 70-metre slope, before soaking up the ski chalet atmosphere – where a traditional après-ski party vibe can be enjoyed into the evening.
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Take an adventurous stroll through the creepy-cool remnants of a 1960s amusement park. Snap some memorable—and surreal—photos of vintage fiberglass dinosaurs and rollercoaster cars, as you pick your way through overgrown sidewalks.
Warm up or chill out on this floating river barge. Whether cold weather or warm, you can go for a dip in the pool, or relax in its sauna—or play a round of table tennis. Stay past dark to grab a cocktail and listen to the sounds of a live DJ.
Stay at one of our opulent 5 star hotels and dine at Michelin-starred restaurants on luxury vacations in Berlin. Sip champagne on a rooftop bar while enjoying views of the city’s iconic landmarks. Or unwind with a pampering session at one of our sumptuous spa hotels. Pick up some gourmet goodies at Berlin’s famous KaDeWe department store or shop for designer labels on Friedrichstrasse. Spend an evening at the opera. Travel in style on our business class flights.
Discover shopping paradise at KaDeWe on trips to Berlin. This landmark department store is one of the largest in Europe and boasts an enormous gourmet food hall. For designer names, make your way to Kurfürstendamm (Ku’Damm) or Friedrichstrasse. Browse the boutiques in trendy Hackescher Markt or shop for alternative fashions in hip Friedrichshain. Most stores in Berlin close on Sundays, making it an ideal time to hunt for bargains and curios at flea markets all over the city.
Immerse yourself in history and the arts on cultural vacations in Berlin. Gain an essential insight into Berlin’s troubled past at the Checkpoint Charlie and DDR museums. Peruse world-class art and treasured antiquities, including the famous Pergamon alter, on Museum Island. Take in a show, with 100 theatres and three opera houses to choose from. Book tickets for Berlin experiences and see the best that the German capital has to offer.
Fast becoming the clubbing capital of Europe, vibrant Berlin is bursting with cool clubs and buzzing bars. On Berlin clubbing, head for the bohemian bars of Prenzlauer Berg and Friedrichshain. Transformed from an industrial harbour into one of the trendiest spots in Berlin, Osthafen is a must for nightlife seekers. Be sure to head to the eclectic Schönhauser Allee, where lively bars and cafés abound. A mecca for techno music fans is the Tresor Berlin club in the Mitte district.