Things to do in Berlin, Berlin Best Destinations

October 29, 2008 by  
Filed under Europe Vacations, Germany Vacations

Berlin is a magnificent city to visit, no matter the time of the year. With such a rich history and plenty of things to do, you may find yourself wanting to stay just do you can see and do everything. But eventually you will need to leave, but to help you see the best sites, consider these wonderful things Berlin has to offer.

Berlin is home to the largest zoo in Europe, the Berlin Zoo, or in German, Berliner Tiergarten. Though the zoo offers a wide variety of exotic animals, from spotted snow leopards to flamingos, it is most known for it polar bear cub, Knut. The zoo is a very beautiful outing, and with enough to do to make a day out of the visit.

While in Berlin you shouldn’t pass up the opportunity to visit the Gemaeldegallerie art gallery. It houses the world’s largest collection of Rembrandts, as well as paintings and sculptures by other world renowned artists. As the gallery has a lot to offer, it is best to put a side a whole day for a visit. However, if you are not interested in viewing all the art, the whole gallery can be done in half a day.

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