Brandenburg Gate

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  • Address: Pariser Platz, 10117 Berlin, Germany
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  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Phone: +49-3025002333
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Landmark, Historical Site, Family And Kids, Architecture

Brandenburg Gate - Review

Brandenburg Gate (Brandenburger Tor in German) marks a very prominent place on the cultural and historical map of Berlin. This beautiful triumphal arch stands at the end of the Unter den Linden Boulevard. It is considered a symbol of the extremely rich history of Germany. Not a part of the original fortifications, it is believed that it was set up to separate the regions. Although, it was constructed as a symbol of peace, it became like a portal for the people on both the sides while Germany was still separated. While in the past, it used to be an important symbol of the separation of Germany into east and West, today it is a powerful symbol of the unification due to its historical significance.

There is a beautiful quadriga sculptureon on top which represents the goddess of victory leading the 4 horses in the characteristic turquoise which is the reason behind it being such a famous landmark. The arch is lit up at night with golden and blue which is instantly appealing to the tourists. To really feel history come alive, the tourist must visit the Brandenburg gate and the area around it. Plan your trip to Brandenburg Gate with the help of: 2 days in Berlin and 3 days in Berlin itinerary.

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Brandenburg Gate Information

  • The Reichstag and the Jewish memorial are on the same street. So don’t miss them.
  • If you love photography, visit late in the evening for some excellent views.
  • Here, you can enjoy horse cart rides too.
  • During Christmas, don’t miss out on the Christmas stalls.
  • No parking facility is available.

How To reach Brandenburg Gate by Public Transport

  • Nearest Train or Bus: Unter den Linden: S1, S2, S25 
  • Best Modes of Transportation: Bus  Subway

Restaurants Near Brandenburg Gate

  • Margaux
  • Kafer
  • Standige Vertretung (Stav)
  • China Club

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TripHobo Highlights for Brandenburg Gate

  • Brandenburg Gate Address: Pariser Platz, 10117 Berlin, Germany
  • Brandenburg Gate Contact Number: +49-3025002333
  • Brandenburg Gate Timing: 24-hrs
  • Brandenburg Gate Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Brandenburg Gate(preferred time): 05:00 pm - 09:30 pm
  • Time required to visit Brandenburg Gate: 01:00 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Brandenburg Gate

  • 95% of people who visit Berlin include Brandenburg Gate in their plan

  • 45.08% of people start their Brandenburg Gate visit around 4 PM - 5 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Brandenburg Gate

Wednesday, Friday and Sunday

71.04% of people prefer walking in order to reach Brandenburg Gate

People normally club together Holocaust Memorial and Reichstag while planning their visit to Brandenburg Gate.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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Brandenburg Gate, Berlin Reviews

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  • Obviously, it is the landmark of Berlin. If you come in different time, you'll get different felling. I recommend the tourist who has limited time come to visit during the night. The light is astounding! You can have a set of marvellous photos. But please remind yourself, bring a good camera, especially one can shot in low-light condition.

  • Amazing, simply amazing. If you're interested in German history, especially that of the Prussian empire, this is an essential visit. I'd recommend also seeing it at night, as well as the day. At night, there are significantly less people, and you get to see the Tor beautifully lit up.

  • One of the most beautiful architecture pieces I've seen. Nearby you can find other historical landmarks that are rather interesting such as the Holocaust memorial. The best time to visit is close to sunset, when you can see the monument light up and the streets are flooded with artists under its golden glow

  • The top place and also the most visited in Berlin. A beautiful gate with great history. Really well organized place and very clean. It's always crowded but I don't think it could be any different. Of course it's highly recommended to visit it and have some great photos. Don't forget to visit it also by night. It's beautifully lighted.

  • The Brandenburg Gate is one of the most famous sightseeing objects in Germany. I just can say that it is pretty impressive to see the dimensions of that huge gate. Great stop for doing an unforgettable picture of your Germany trip. If you have time, come back after the sunset to see the Brandenburg Gate illuminated.

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