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Berlin - City Information

With its 12 districts and more new attractions at every corner, Berlin offers a wealth of experiences that are second to none.

Especially the districts of Kreuzberg, Prenzlauer Berg, Mitte and Charlottenburg each offer a plethora of restaurants, hotels, shopping, culture and entertainment, and in all plugged the power and charm which characterizes this city.

Berlin City Service is the capital Portal Berlin and reflects the entire spectrum of Berlin city life again. It is aimed at the Berlin citizens, to Berlin businesses and anyone interested to Berlin.

Our capital information offer worth knowing information, history, geography, climate, and information about the districts, politics, transport, attractions, landscape and nature.


  • Continent: Europe
  • Country: Germany
  • Classification: Capital
  • Besonderheit: Regierungssitz
  • Special feature: the seat of government
  • Postal Code: 10115 - 14199
  • Area Code: 030
  • Motor Vehicle Mark: B
  • Size: 892 km²
  • Geogr. Location: ♁52° 31′ N, 13° 24′ O
  • Landscape: Forest, Lake, Village
  • Climate: temperate zone
  • Population: 3.5 million Inhabitants
  • Religion: Christian dominated



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Stadtplan Berlin

Capital Data

Berlin is the capital and seat of government of the Federal Republic of Germany.

The city is divided into 12 districts and is crossed by the rivers Havel and Spree.

As city state Berlin is an independent country and is the center of the Berlin / Brandenburg Metropolitan Region.


Coat of arms of Berlin Borough Mitte, Wedding, Tiergarten Borough Neukölln Borough Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf Borough Tempelhof-Schöneberg
Borough Lichtenberg-Hohenschönhausen Borough Marzahn-Hellersdorf Borough Pankow-Prenzlauer Berg-Weissensee Borough Treptow-Köpenick
Borough Steglitz-Zehlendorf Borough Reinickendorf Borough Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg Borough Spandau

The capital is 3.4 million inhabitants, the most populous and largest city in Germany, and by population the second largest and the fifth largest city by area of the European Union.

Tourist Information Berlin

Tourist Information Berlin


On our subpages Berlin Information Berlin (TIB) You get comprehensive Informationens on citizens, data, history, culture, language, religion, politics, nature and economy.

In capital Berlin portal you get a quick overview of the main attractions, the unique architecture, its incomparable landscape and the monuments of the capital.

City Info

Transport Berlin


Detailed information about the public transport in the city (BVG).

• Timetable
• Route Plan
• Rate
• Means of transport


Berlin attractions


Berlin attractions with numerous possibilities.

• Museum
• Exhibition
• Building
• Monument


Landscape of Berlin


Landscapes, Parcs, places, rivers and lakes for hiking and relax a.

• Greenery, Park
• Water, Island
• Forest
• Agriculture


Office and Authority Berlin

Office and Authority

Simply structured overview of all the offices and bodies of the capital.

• Federal Government, Ambassies
• Senate, Town Hall, County
• Registration office, Registry office
• Order Office, Police Departments

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Berlin City Tours


Tourists Highlite with city tours by bus, steamer, cab or walk.

• Bus tour
• Boat trip
• Rickshaw, Bicycle, Walking tours
• Flight, Bunker Tour


Berlin coat of arms


What you should know in any case the largest city in Germany.

• Data
• Politics
• Economy
• Culture

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Erotic Berlin


The city is known for its erotic about the city limits.

• Streetwalkers
• Brothel
• Sexkino
• Escort


Town History

Town History

Berlin in Motion

Since reunification in 1990, Berlin is the capital of the Federal Republic of Germany.

The city was in the course of history repeatedly capital of German states, in particular, it was the capital of Markgrafentums / Electorate Brandenburg, the Kingdom of Prussia and the German Reich.

In fact, was the eastern part of the city the capital of the German Democratic Republic.

The city is an important center of politics, media, culture and science in Europe.

The city is a major transportation hub and one of the most visited cities on the continent.

Outstanding institutions such as universities, research institutions and museums enjoy international recognition.

Living in the capital and working artists and creators from around the world.

History, Nightlife and its diverse architecture are internationally known and respected.

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Berlin Geography

Geographical Location

The geographical location of the city is governed by the Red Town Hall and is alleging 52 ° 31 '6 "north latitude and 13 ° 24' 30" east longitude.

The largest expansion of the federal capital is 45 kilometers (East-West) and 38 km (north-south).

The German capital has a total area of km² 892nd

The town is completely surrounded by the state of Brandenburg and walk about 70 km from the Polish border.

The city is traversed by the river Spree in the east-west direction.

The north-eastern part of Berlin is located on the plateau of Barnim and the southwestern part it lies on the plateau of Teltow.

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Air Berlin

Air Berlin

Climate Zone

Berlin is located in the temperate zone at the transition from maritime to continental climate.

The average annual temperature in Dahlem is 8.9 ° C, and the average annual rainfall 581 mm.

The hottest months are July and August with an average of 18.5 and 17.7 ° C and the coldest January and February with -0.6 or -0.3 ° C on average.

Most precipitation falls in July, averaging 70 mm, the smallest in March with an average of 31 mm.

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