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Winter in Berlin

The best tips for the cold season

Brandenburger Tor in winter: Berlin is alsways worth a trip.
Brandenburg gate in winter © visitBerlin, Foto: Pierre Adenis

The highlights of winter in Berlin

What's going on in Berlin in winter? Plenty: because when it's grey and cold outside, it's really cosy inside. Plan a relaxing wellness weekend in Berlin, take a peaceful winter walk, go out for a leisurely meal, visit the capital's many museums or experience a fascinating show.

We have put together the best tips for the cold season in Berlin for you here. Our calendar of events shows you what else is going on in Berlin in winter.

Winter events in Berlin

What's on in Berlin in winter? So much that the winter blues don't have a chance: visit fascinating shows, festive operas or winter events. Find more tips for culture, theatre and more in Berlin's largest event calendar at

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Shopping, shows or pure relaxation

A shopping spree or a visit to the museum, followed by a trip to the Christmas market or a cosy restaurant - that's what your winter day in Berlin can look like. With our tips, Berlin is fun even in the cold season. Here you will find our recommendations for excursions and visits to exhibitions, for restaurants, bars, and of course the best tips for winter sports, wellness. By the way, you can also find more inspiration in our new podcast format Berlin Unboxed.

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