Best Things to Do

Best Things to Do in Berlin

Explore beyond the cultural riches of Museum Island and delve into Berlin!

In this article, we will talk about the best things you can do during your visit to Berlin, from family- friendly activities to guided tours; from must-do experiences to sightseeing bus tours and daily trips.
Whether you've come to explore Berlin with your family, friends, partner, or alone, you'll definitely find an attraction that suits you here.

Step into our list of the Best Things to Do in Berlin and embark on a journey to uncover the city's most captivating experiences. From iconic landmarks to hidden gems, family-friendly adventures to immersive guided tours, explore Berlin's vibrant tapestry of attractions, all carefully curated and available at unbeatable prices.

Let's explore together the best things to do in Berlin!

Must-do in Berlin

Spree Boat Tour Berlin

Berlin Spree Boat Tours & Tickets

Watching Berlin from the Spree River will add an unforgettable experience to your trip. For more information and affordable tickets, you can visit our Spree Boat Tour page.

Tv Tower Berlin

Skip-the-Line Fast View Tickets to Berlin TV Tower

4.3 (1,5K)

"It was so informative and it being my 1st visit to Berlin it was also helpful in showing me places that I might have missed. Thoroughly recommended." Grace, Feb. 2024, UK
[Source: Headout]

Best Offer
 € 26,50

on headout.com

Falling in Love Berlin

Tickets to FALLING | IN LOVE Grand Show

4.5 (190)

"Always a pleasure!!! We visit the revue in the Friedrichstadt-Palast at least once a year and every time is an experience, starting with the stage design, costumes and the show itself." Natalja, Jan. 2024, Germany [Source: Headout]

Best Offer
€ 44,90

on headout.com

Family-friendly Activities

Madame Tussauds Berlin Admission Ticket

Berlin: Madame Tussauds Admission Ticket

4.5 (2387)

"Was there with my daughter. The topics are different than in Amsterdam. Was fun. By making a reservation in advance, we didn't have to wait long to get in. Recommended!" Marion, Aug. 2023, Netherlands [Source: GetYourGuide]

Best Offer
€ 25,50

on getyourguide.com

Berlin Dungeon: Entrance Ticket

Berlin Dungeon: Entrance Ticket

4.5 (891)

"It was an amazing experience 🤩 incredible actors and performances." Amina, Feb. 2024, Denmark [Source: GetYourGuide]

Best Offer
€ 24,65

on getyourguide.com

Dark Matter Berlin

Berlin: DARK MATTER Experience Entry Ticket

4.5 (477)

"It was brilliant, especially the penultimate installation that made you feel like you were part of an intense extraterritorial UFO experience. Highly recommended for young and old." Marit, July 2023, Belgium [Source: GetYourGuide]

Best Offer
€ 22,50

on getyourguide.com

Berlin: Entry Ticket to the Studio of Wonders

Berlin: Entry Ticket to the Studio of Wonders

4.4 (792)

"When we were finished we all agreed that this was something different and that the many pictures we took were a wonderful, fun reminder of the experience." Diana, Jan. 2024, Germany [Source: GetYourGuide]

Best Offer
€ 19,90

on getyourguide.com

SEA LIFE Berlin Tickets

SEA LIFE Berlin Tickets

4.1 (886)

"A place where you should definitely take your time. There is a fun scavenger hunt for the little ones and there are question games for the slightly older children. Educational, fun." Casper, Aug. 2022, Germany [Source: GetYourGuide]

Best Offer
€ 15,73

on getyourguide.com

Sightseeing Bus Tour

Hop on Hop off Headout Bus Ticket

Big Bus: 24/48-Hour Hop-On Hop-Off Berlin Tour

4.0 (19)

"Great way to see around if one is short on time. We were able to cover all major spots easily. Buses were great and punctual. Fully recommended." Asma, Oct. 2023, Jordan [Source: Headout]

Best Offer
€ 22,50

on headout.com

Berlin: City Sightseeing Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

Berlin: City Sightseeing Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

4.1 (1600)

We thought the sightseeing tour was great! It is possible to get off and on at any stop. We can recommend the tour to everyone. Regina, Feb. 2024, Germany [Source: GetYourGuide]

Best Offer
€ 25,50

on getyourguide.com

Guided Tours of Berlin

Berlin: Sights and Highlights Bike Tour with a Local Guide

Berlin: Sights and Highlights Bike Tour with a Local Guide

4.8 (1803)

"It was a good overview of the highlights of Berlin. I took the tour in Dutch and everything was clear and concise. The tour was on a good pace." Man Chun, Feb. 2024, Netherlands [Source: GetYourGuide]

Best Offer
€ 34

on getyourguide.com

Berlin: 75-minute Trabi Safari

Berlin: 75-minute Trabi Safari

4.8 (1975)

"You could tell that the guide was there with all his heart. I really enjoyed the ride in a real Trabi, especially since you basically became an attraction wherever you went. I will definitely do this tour again." F., Feb. 2024, Germany [Source: GetYourGuide]

Best Offer
€ 79

on getyourguide.com

Berlin: Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp Memorial Tour

Berlin: Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp Memorial Tour

4.5 (504)

"We had to go with Chisca (Francisca), a Spanish girl who not only gave us a great Tour, she gave us several tips for our stay in Berlin. Very nice and kind as well. Highly recommended 5 stars." Susana, Feb. 2024, Mexico [Source: GetYourGuide]

Best Offer
€ 25

on getyourguide.com

Berlin: Plenary Chamber, Dome & Government District Tour

Berlin: Plenary Chamber, Dome & Government District Tour

4.8 (9053)

"The guide was really great! He had so much knowledge and made the whole tour so interesting! Being present at a Bundestag session was an absolute highlight!" Tina, Feb. 2024, Germany [Source: GetYourGuide]

Best Offer
€ 16

on getyourguide.com

Day Trips from Berlin  

Potsdam- City and Castles Tour-Best Things To Do in Berlin

Potsdam: City and Castles Tour

4.7 (2304)

"Highly recommended tour to get a little insight and overview of Potsdam. Good mix of “riding the bus” and walking around! We liked it very much!" Christina, Jan. 2024, Germany [Source: GetYourGuide]

Best Offer
€ 25

on getyourguide.com

Potsdam- Sanssouci Palace Guided Tour from Berlin - Best Things To Do in Berlin

Potsdam: Sanssouci Palace Guided Tour from Berlin

4.5 (813)

"The tour was everything it was advertised to be. The bus ride was relaxing and informative. Her knowledge was impressive and we thoroughly enjoyed the trip." Patricia, Nov. 2023, France [Source: GetYourGuide]

Best Offer
€ 54

on getyourguide.com

What are the best things to do in Berlin?

After visiting Museum Island in Berlin, there are tree things that you must do: The first is the Spree Boat Tour to discover Berlin while floating on the river Spree; the second is to experience the TV Tower to watch Berlin from the sky; the third is to crown the Berlin experience with a unique grand show in a historical atmosphere.

Below, you will find the most affordable tickets. Additionally, on the recommended page below, you can find spree boat tour tickets according to your preference.

Explore Berlin with the whole family and discover a wide range of family-friendly activities that will entertain both kids and adults alike. From educational attractions to outdoor parks and recreational centers, Berlin offers endless opportunities for family fun. Whether you're exploring the city's rich history, enjoying outdoor adventures, or indulging in delicious treats at local markets, there's something for everyone to enjoy.

Create lasting memories with your loved ones as you embark on exciting adventures together in Berlin!

Experience the best of Berlin's landmarks and attractions with a sightseeing bus tour

Sit back, relax, and enjoy panoramic views as you explore the city's iconic sights, from historic landmarks to modern marvels. You will be able to stop wherever you want, take a closer look at a historical point you like and continue your journey from where you left off!
With informative commentary and convenient hop-on-hop-off options, it's the perfect way to discover Berlin's highlights at your own pace.

Embark on an immersive journey through Berlin's rich history and culture with guided tours

Led by knowledgeable local guides, explore iconic landmarks, hidden gems, and untold stories that bring the city to life. Whether you're interested in WWII history, street art, or culinary delights, guided tours offer an unforgettable experience tailored to your interests. You can choose how you want to explore Berlin: on foot, by bike or on a Trabi safari. To make your holiday as pleasant and easy as possible, we have organised the best and most affordable local guided tours to help you.

Escape the city and explore the surrounding regions with our day trips from Berlin!
Discover charming towns, picturesque countryside, and historic landmarks just a short distance away from the bustling metropolis. With convenient transportation and expert guides, our day trips offer a perfect opportunity to experience the beauty and diversity of the Berlin area in a single day.

While you are in Berlin, visiting not only this place but also the historical texture around the city will make your holiday truly unique.

Cafés & Restaurants
Museum Island Tickets & Guided Tours