Traveling to Germany is a unique experience and well worth it. The country offers excellent infrastructure for tourists, with plenty of hotels, hostels, restaurants, cultural tours and a flawless transportation system. Whatever the city, entertainment and leisure options abound.
Follow the reading as we will now show you what you can do and what are the sights of the main German cities!
Berlin is a true multicultural city. Germany’s capital is considered the seventh most populated urban area in the whole of the European Union. The city is home to many top universities, and houses many museums, historical monuments, parks, industries and numerous festivals.
The nightlife is buzzing with lots of bars and venues. If you are a fan of healthy living, cycling is no problem. There are many bike paths that cut across the city, and the streets and establishments offer affordable tourism.
Discover the main attractions of Berlin:
- Brandenburg Gate;
- Holocaust Memorial ;
- Berlin Wall;
- German Parliament (Reichstag Building);
- Checkpoint Charlie;
- Potsdamer Platz;
- Berlin opera house;
- Berlin Cathedral (Berliner Dom);
- East Side Gallery;
- Victory Column (Siegessäule);
- Berlin Tower (Alexanderplatz);
- Tiergarten park;
- Museum Island;
- Berliner Fernsehturm Tower.
You can check out the main sights of the city center by taking bus tours in Berlin. The vehicle goes through the most famous attractions, and the guide explains the history of that place. The service is very worth it!
Munich is the capital of the German state of Bavaria. The city is located in the southeastern part of Germany and has about 1.3 million inhabitants, being considered the third most populous in the country.
Much of the city was rebuilt after World War II. This justifies the large amount of new and modern buildings. The region is a reference when it comes to art, culture and animation.
Discover the main attractions of Munich:
- Neues Rathaus (New Town Hall);
- Frauenkirche (Cathedral of Our Lady);
- Peterskirche (St. Peter’s Church);
- Hofbräuhaus Restaurant;
- Münchner Stadtmuseum;
- Blutenburg Castle;
- Leuchtenberg Palace;
- Englischer Garten Park;
- BMW Museum;
- Neues Rathaus Tower;
- Viktualienmakrt Market;
- Olympiapark (home of the 1972 Olympics);
- Nymphenburg Palace;
- Oktoberfest (the most famous beer event in the world!).
Frankfurt am Main is Germany’s fifth largest city on the banks of the Main River. Considered the financial center of Germany, the region is famous for its large skyscrapers and the amount of network of banks and financial institutions scattered around. The quality of life, safety and education is extremely high.
Frankfurt airport is one of the busiest in the world, making it one of the main departure and arrival points for planes on the European continent. You can get to know most of the attractions by taking the city bus.
Discover the main attractions of Frankfurt:
- Black Forest (the largest nature park in Germany);
- Jazzkeller (famous nightclub in Europe);
- Kaiserdom Tower;
- Städel Museum;
- Eisernersteg (Iron Bridge);
- Goethe Museum and House;
- Liebfrauenkirche (Church of Our Lady);
- Frankfurt Opera House;
- Palmengarten (botanical garden with more than 22 hectares);
- Alte Nikolaikirche (St. Nicholas Church);
- Römerberg (Frankfurt’s main city square);
- Kaiserdom (St. Bartholomew’s Cathedral);
- Paulskirche (St. Paul’s Church);
- Holzhausen Park;
- Schirn Art Hall.
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Hamburg is a basically port city with several canals and bridges scattered around it. These features made it known as the “Germanic Venice”. The region is very wooded, with several open parks, frequented by residents and tourists.
Discover the main attractions of Hamburg:
- Port of Hamburg (Hamburger Hafen);
- Fischmarkt (fish market in St. Pauli);
- City Hall (Rathaus);
- St. Michael’s Church;
- Speicherstadt (large warehouse area);
- Wunderland Miniatur;
- St. Nikolai Memorial;
- Internationales Maritimes Museum;
- Elbphilharmonie Concert Hall;
- Inner Alster and Outer Alster Lakes;
- Planten Park Un Blomen Park;
- Heiligengeistfeld Park.
Düsseldorf is the capital of the state of Bundesland and famous for its fashion character and for being Germany‘s largest carnival center. The city is considered the second largest financial center in the whole country, behind Frankfurt only.
Discover some attractions of the city of Düsseldorf:
- Benrath Castle;
- Goethe Museum;
- Königsallee Avenue;
- Old Town (Altstadt);
- Kaiserswerth District;
- Garden Design Museum of Europe;
- Stadtmuseum Düsseldorf;
- Altbeer House.
Dresden is a city belonging to the state of Sachsen (Saxony). The region was heavily bombed during World War II. After that, it was rebuilt and is recognized as a center of art and culture, and has a large wooded area with many parks and gardens.
Discover some of Dresden’s city attractions:
- Theaterplatz square;
- Semperperm Opera;
- Schlossplatz square;
- Brühlscher Garten Gardens;
- Residenzschloss (Royal Palace);
- Zwinger Museum.
Like Dresden, Leipzig is part of the state of Sachsen (Saxony). The city has a strong musical tradition and has served as a home for several famous artists such as Goethe and Bach. The city has about 550 thousand inhabitants today.
Discover some attractions of the city of Leipzig:
- Leipzig Zoo;
- City of Peace Revolution 1989;
- Mendelssohn House;
- Battle of the Nations of Leipzig;
- Leipzig Water Tourist Circuit;
- Old Town (Altstadt);
- Nikolaikirche (St. Nicholas Church).