Mitte is a walkable, business-friendly neighborhood with convenient options for restaurants, bars, and cafes. You can experience some local theater, or enjoy the natural beauty of the island views. Book your hotel accommodation now and use Mitte as your home base for exploring the sights in and around Berlin.
Sightseeing around Mitte
The museums and theaters add a sense of refinement, while the monuments and other landmarks offer local lore. Browse the collections at Museum for Contemporary Art, Humboldt Museum of Natural History, or House of World Cultures. You can buy tickets to live performances at Deutsches Theater, Friedrichstadt-Palast, and Berliner Ensemble. Monuments like Berlin Wall Memorial, Tiergarten Soviet War Memorial, and Brandenburg Gate are well regarded. Notable landmarks include Parisier Platz, Bellevue Palace, and Victory Column. Hours of family fun are waiting at Aquadom, Berlin Zoo, and Simon-Dach-Strasse.
There's plenty to do in the area, such as shopping, sightseeing, and being pampered at a spa. You'll find the great outdoors at parks like Humboldthain Park, Tiergarten Park, and Mauerpark. Looking for a little retail therapy? Consider a shopping trip to Galeries Lafayette, Gesundbrunnen Shopping Center, and Hackesche Hoefe. Sony Center, Friedrich-Ludwig-Jahn-Sportpark, or Max-Schmeling-Halle will provide yet another welcomed diversion.
A few of the area's most popular attractions are Checkpoint Charlie Museum, Alexanderplatz, and Museum Island. You can also head to Charite, Theater am Schiffbauerdamm, and Madame Tussauds.
Getting around Mitte
For a quick way to explore the city, catch a ride on metro transit at Schwartzkopffstrasse U-Bahn, Central S-Bahn, or Berlin Central U-Bahn. If you want to venture out of town, Berlin Central Station is the closest train station. You can also catch a ride at Berlin Friedrichstrasse Station.
At 3.4 miles (5.4 km), Berlin (TXL-Tegel) is the closest major airport to Mitte. Berlin (SXF-Schoenefeld) is the next closest airport, 11.6 miles (18.6 km) away.