Update on COVID-19:
Coronavirus Travel Restrictions, Advice and Tips.
We are offering 8% Discount with travellers to boost travel economy.

What to Do in Berlin at Night

You’ll never run out of things to do in Berlin at night. It’s a city known for its rich culture and history, interesting architecture, stunning street arts, vibrant nightlife, and delicious beer. Indeed, Berlin gets even more exciting when the sun goes down. It is usually during the night when you would be able to appreciate the city’s unique beauty even more.

When it comes to the things to do in Berlin at night, you can choose from a wide range of options, depending on the kind of traveler that you are. Of course, there are also free things to do for budget conscious travellers out there. So check out this list of the best things to do when the sun goes down in Berlin.

Berlin Night Things to Do

Berlin Nightlife

Join a Private Walking Tour

Joining a walking tour is a great way to discover the amazing sights of Berlin at night. For this tour, you’ll be joining a group of other tourists and an expert guide will lead you to some of Berlin’s best attractions.
The night walking tour will take approximately 3 hours and you’ll be visiting various hotspots in...

Private Beer Tour and Snacks with a Local in Berlin

1. Private Beer Tour and Snacks with a Local in Berlin

clock Duration: 2 hours
  • This is a discovery tour of the connection that exist between Berlin locals/elites and beer making/production.
  • A dive into Germany's famous beer culture alongside a taste of local snacks and other related appetizers.
  • A private tour into the best traditional brews where you will learn the art and science of beer making and...
read more

Get to the Top of the Berlin TV Tower

The Fernsehturm or the Berlin TV Tower is one of the most recognizable landmarks of Berlin. At 365 m high, it dazzles magically at night and you can catch a glimpse of its many angles in various areas all over the city. If you climb to the top, you’ll be treated to an incredible view of the whole of Berlin. Although you can visit the tower during...

Tour through the Festival of Lights starting at the DomAquarée

2. Tour through the Festival of Lights starting at the DomAquarée

clock Duration: 2 hours 30
  • With a firework of illuminations and events, that transforms
    Festival of Lights in Berlin in September for the 16th time in a unique
    Glitter metropolis. Enjoy the capital in a fascinating light
    on a special city tour in the LightLiner.

    The tour is accompanied by a live guide who will explain the sights to you and will be happy to...
  • read more

Visit the DDR Museum

Berlin is home to some of the world’s best museums. If you want to learn more about the culture and history of the city, then you should take time to visit the city’s best museums, such as the DDR museum. This award-winning interactive museum is one of the most visited museums in Berlin and visiting it at night is a truly great...

Tour through the Festival of Lights starting in Kurfürstendamm

3. Tour through the Festival of Lights starting in Kurfürstendamm

clock Duration: 2 hours 30
  • With a firework of illuminations and events, that transforms
    Festival of Lights in Berlin in September for the 16th time in a unique
    Glitter metropolis. Enjoy the capital in a fascinating light
    on a special city tour in the LightLiner.

    The tour is accompanied by a live guide who will explain the sights to you and will be happy to...
  • read more

Take Part in a Brewery Tour

Beer plays an important part in the culture of Berlin. In fact, the beer culture in the city is truly exciting. The brewery tour is one of the best late night tour Berlin that you can take part in. Depending on the tour that you will chose, you could visit as many breweries as you can. Most of these breweries produce their own craft beer and you will have the chance to witness the production of beer up close!

For the Berlin Brewery...

Berlin by Night Private Tour - All Must-See Sites Magically Lit Up at Night

4. Berlin by Night Private Tour - All Must-See Sites Magically Lit Up at Night

clock Duration: 3 hours
  • When the sun sets and the lights turn on, Berlin continues to sparkle with life! Stroll through the vibrant district of Mitte, filled with historic places you have never seen!
    Start off at Alexanderplatz, center and a shopping haven of Berlin, also known for its famous TV Tower.Take in incredible views of historic Nikolai Quarter.
    See...
  • read more

Hang Out at a Riverside Bar

Berlin is home to some of the best pubs and bars but if you want a truly relaxing way to end your day in the city, check out those bars by the riverside. For instance, you can visit the Strandbar Mitte, where you can enjoy a fantastic view of the Spree River as you sip on your beer. This place is even more beautiful during sunset.

The Strandbar Mitte is a tiki-style riverside bar located near the Museum Island. It’s just right...

Berlin Festival of Lights Tour

5. Berlin Festival of Lights Tour

clock Duration: 4 hours
  • Join us for a night out on the town in Mitte Berlin. This, however, is not just any night. This is the Berlin Festival of Lights Tour. We will head off to some of Berlin’s most well-known landmarks as follow the path of lights! Many of the buildings along the way are lights up with magical light shows and light art. Some move, some create...
  • read more

Observe the Night Sky at a Planetarium

For a more offbeat nighttime activity, check out the Wilhelm-Foerster observatory and planetarium where you can go stargazing during a clear night. If you happen to visit the planetarium during a bad weather, it will create an artificial night sky. The place also offers exclusive programs for the kids as well as educational shows. Thus, visiting the planetarium is definitely one of the best things to do in Berlin at night with family,...

#1 Berlin Pub Crawl

6. #1 Berlin Pub Crawl

clock Duration: 4 hours
  • Come join us on a nightlife experience through the best bars & clubs of the real Berlin! Enjoy the night with a local guide, few free drinks, and club entry. Get ready for a great night...
  • read more

Taste Berlin’s Best Coffees

Not many people are aware of this but Berlin is actually a paradise for coffee lovers. If you want to experience Berlin’s coffee culture, check out some of the best coffee shops in the city, such as the Westberlin. Tucked away in a quiet neighborhood in the city, enjoying a cup of delicious coffee is one of the most relaxing things to do in Berlin late at night.

Wesberlin Coffee is just a stone’s throw away from the touristy areas...

Say PROST to Berlin. Bar tour

7. Say PROST to Berlin. Bar tour

clock Duration: 2 hours
  • Say PROST Berlin!

    Best places for bar-crawl in the city.

    Proceed from one bar to another sampling the best cocktails, accompanied by fun and young people.Secret and trendy bars, places with breathtaking views, or underground bars with different music and dance floors in Friedrichshain or Kreuzberg: we'll show you all of those!...
  • read more

Head to the Charlottenburg Palace

When it comes to the most famous attractions in Berlin, the Charlottenburg Palace definitely tops the list. This place used to be a royal summer residence and is now Berlin’s largest and most gorgeous palace.

When nighttime comes, the Charlottenburg Palace is truly a sight to behold! Built at the end of the...

Berlin Pub Crawl And Night Life Tour

8. Berlin Pub Crawl And Night Life Tour

clock Duration: 4 to 5 hou
  • This Berlin pub crawl is your ticket to the best night out in the city. Come crawl with us as we get into some of Berlin's best clubs, pubs, lounges, and dance...
  • read more

Watch a Spectacular Show

If you want to experience an incredible performance in Berlin, then you better witness The One Grand Show at the Friedrichstadt-Palast. The place itself is truly spectacular and has been the venue of some of the most famous shows and concerts in Berlin. In fact, it has the world’s biggest theatre stage!

From...

Generation Pub Crawl in Berlin

9. Generation Pub Crawl in Berlin

clock Duration: 4 to 6 hou
  • Meet your local guide at 9:30pm and experience the most insane and enjoyable nightout in Berlin. You will experience the authentic Berlin nightlife, the alternative Berlin pubs and clubs through the coolest part of Berlin while meeting other...
  • read more

Check out the Street Murals and Graffiti

Berlin is known for its colorful graffiti. While other places would consider graffiti as a form of vandalism, in Berlin, it’s a different story. In fact, Berlin is known for its vibrant and colorful graffiti and murals, and if you’re looking for some free things to do in Berlin at night, checking out these colorful street arts is a must!

These graffiti and murals are a form of art and expression and is welcomed and admired by...

Get in the Club

10. Get in the Club

clock Duration: 3 hours
  • We are a team of hospitality experts working in many cities such as Miami, New York and Ibiza. We are also Berlin locals and party enthusiasts who know the best clubs in Berlin and its secrets. We have taken hundreds of travelers into the most famous and hard-to-get-in clubs in Berlin such as Berghain, Kitkat, Tresor, etc. Our passion is to create...
  • read more

Party at the Hard Rock Café

When nighttime comes, Berlin’s pubs and bars also come alive. If you want to take part in the exciting nightlife scene of Berlin, head to the Hard Rock cafe, one of the city’s most iconic bars and restaurants.

The Hard Rock Cafe is known for its energetic ambiance, where live music can be heard playing in the background. They also serve great cocktails to go with their delicious foods. The bar is housed in a heritage-protected...

Private Like a Berliner Evening Tour: Drinks, Bites & Hotspots

11. Private Like a Berliner Evening Tour: Drinks, Bites & Hotspots

clock Duration: 2 hours
  • Experience the night scene in Berlin on this private tour that includes the perfect mix of craft beer, street food, vibrant vibes on the lively district of Kreuzberg and of course, a friendly local by your side. This is the best way to spend an evening like a true Berliner!
    • Experience a real local night out in Berlin
    • Go for a...
  • read more

Tour the City in a Segway

If you want a more adventurous way of discovering Berlin’s best attractions at night, consider joining a Berlin Segway tour. For this tour, you’ll be riding a 2-wheeled personal transporter called the Segway, which you need to drive yourself. Don’t worry for there will be a practice session before the tour starts to ensure that you will be confident in...

Highlights of Berlin by Night Private Tour

12. Highlights of Berlin by Night Private Tour

clock Duration: 3 hours
  • When the sun sets and the lights turn on, Berlin continues to sparkle with life! But did you know that Berlin by night is not just about parties and pubs- Explore the district of Mitte, filled with history and lots to see!

    We start off our night at Alexanderplatz, Berlin's center and a shopping haven, and the site of the famous TV Tower....
  • read more

Go for a Romantic Carriage Ride

If you’re with your significant other, enjoy romantic night sightseeing in Berlin on board a horse drawn carriage. This tour is a truly unique way to see Berlin’s most beautiful attractions at night.

The carriage tour will take you to the beautiful streets of Berlin and towards the city’s historic city center. A knowledgeable connoisseur who is familiar and expert on the various attractions in the city will take charge in the...

SIXX PAXX Theater Berlin Show

13. SIXX PAXX Theater Berlin Show

clock Duration: 120 to 180
  • The hottest show in Deutschland has a new address, and we are finally opening the doors for you! That’s right, we are finally open, and we are launching preview shows for a limited audience at the brand new SIXX PAXX theater at Potsdamer Platz! The coronavirus pandemic may have paused our freedom and fun but we took that time to bring you a show...
  • read more

Hop on a Cruise for Dinner and Sightseeing

Another romantic way to soak up Berlin’s beautiful views at night is on a cruise at the River Spree. The 250-km long river is right in the middle of Berlin which means that your tour will be passing by the various significant buildings and stunning sights in the city.  There are many different Berlin river cruises to choose from. If you want to...

Silent disco through downtown Berlin with flash mobs

14. Silent disco through downtown Berlin with flash mobs

clock Duration: 1 hour 30
  • Come on one of the craziest sightseeing tours.

    We dance the city and well-known streets. With numerous promotions in combination with evergreens from the 80s and 90s

    Our entertaining fitness instructor will guide you through the district in two hours, past many sights.
    The first mobile silent disco that also keeps you...
  • read more

Stroll Through the Brandenburg Gate

One of the most stunning sights in Berlin at night is the Brandenburg Gate. For centuries, the Brandenburg Gate has been at the center of Germany’s political upheaval and has played a significant role in the country’s colorful past. This popular Berlin landmark looks very impressive at night where it’s beautifully illuminated. Taking a stroll by this famous structure is certainly one of the best things to do in Berlin late at night. In...

Berlin Evening Food Tour

15. Berlin Evening Food Tour

clock Duration: 3 hours 30
  • Enjoy an evening food tour and be taken on a magical 3.5-hour journey of Berlin's bubbling food scene. Taste and learn about the transformation of Berlin's cuisine and be stunned by the quality of dishes offered in this tantalizing city.
    - Intimate small-group tour
    - Fusion dishes
    - Iconic Food Hall
    - Experience Kreuzberg's vibrant...
  • read more

Conclusion

So these are some of the best things to do in Berlin at night, whether you’re traveling with some friends, with family, or with your significant other. Although it’s fun to explore the city during daytime, you would be able to appreciate the city’s beauty even more if you take time to discover its interesting sights when nighttime comes. Berlin is a totally safe city to explore and has a convenient public transportation so it’s pretty convenient to wander around even at night.

Recommended tours in Berlin

View all Berlin Attractions & Tours

Food & Wine Tours in Berlin

View all Food & Wine Tours in Berlin