Berlin is a city of freedom and creativity as evident in its start-ups and gourmet trends. Germany’s capital features an emotional history of events and continues to bear the scars of the Holocaust and the Berlin Wall. Start your adventure back in time on a luxury holiday to Berlin and discover the heart of Germany.
Berlin is a city brimming with history. It has seen everything from the age of Prussia to Napoleon wars to world wars and the Weimar Republic. Today, you can examine the remains of the Berlin Wall and stand in the same room where history’s most horrible event, the Holocaust, was planned. As Germany's largest city, Berlin is a hub for politics, culture, media and science. You can visit the Reichstag building – the birthplace of the Weimar constitution, the iconic Brandenburg Gate, and the soaring modern TV Tower.
Berlin also has countless museums, including those on Museum Island - a UNESCO World Heritage Site. An atmosphere of creativity is present throughout the city, and there are entertainment venues to suit all interests and ages. You'll find plenty of events to choose from throughout the year. Popular options include the world-class Berlin Opera and Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. You can also watch local musicians perform at smaller establishments.
Winter brings the Christmas cheer as Germany is known for its fantastic Christmas markets. Sip on a glass of Glühwein while exploring the numerous markets dotted throughout the city. Berlin Fashion Week takes place in mid to late January.
During summer, the smell of barbecues fills local parks and the lovely holiday weather offers the chance to unwind in outdoor pools. The second half of Berlin Fashion Week occurs in early July. Berlin is a great luxury holiday destination at any time of year.
Spend the evening tasting culinary delights in fine-dining restaurants. From Michelin-starred menus to exclusive hotspots, you'll find something to suit all preferences and dietary requirements. Alfresco dining is especially popular during the summer season.
Taste diverse cuisine including traditional German dishes as well as more exotic menus. With Japanese, Austrian, Italian and Mediterranean influences, menus offer a fusion of flavours. Both seasonal and regional produce is incorporated into dishes to provide you with some of the finest dining experiences.