Berlin is the capital and largest city of Germany by both area and population. Its 3,769,495 inhabitants as of 31 December 2019 make it the most populous city of the European Union, according to population within city limits. The city is also one of Germany’s 16 federal states. It is surrounded by the state of Brandenburg, and contiguous with Potsdam, Brandenburg’s capital. The two cities are at the center of the Berlin-Brandenburg capital region, which is, with about six million inhabitants and an area of more than 30,000 km2,Germany’s third-largest metropolitan region after the Rhine-Ruhr and Rhine-Main regions.
Berlin is a world city and a world-class cultural and artistic center. It is one of the most influential cities in the political sphere of the European Union and in 2006 it was chosen Creative City by Unesco. Tourism in Berlin offers a wide range of exciting activities, visits and excursions that make the visitor a part of its history and love it.
Welcome to Berlin!