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The Best Places to Watch the Sunset in Berlin

No one can escape the beauty of sunsets. These Berlin locations are the best places to watch the sun go down.

Even though sunsets happen every day, they are no less magical. When the whole city is bathed in warm orange light, everybody feels a very special romantic atmosphere invade their otherwise hectic daily life. These are the most beautiful places in Berlin to watch the evening spectacle.

Tempelhofer Feld

Neue Corona-Lockerungen in Berlin

On the vast field of Berlin's former Tempelhof Airport, you can enjoy the sunset in all its glory. It doesn't get more romantic than this.



Before enjoying a relaxing sunset on the Drachenberg, you need to ascend the little brother of the higher Teufelsberg. But the effort is worth it. In good weather, a wide view of Berlin opens up to the observer.

Flak Tower at Humboldthain


The Humboldthain park is located in the middle of Berlin's Wedding district. The flak tower here is a remnant from the Second World War. Anyone who comes here in the evening to watch the sunset will certainly not be alone, but they will be in good company.

Oberbaum Bridge

Sonnenuntergang über Berlin

With its red bricks and playful architecture, the Oberbaumbrücke is a beautiful monument in and of itself. When the sun sinks directly over the Spree River, all of its noisy surroundings seem far away for a moment.

Banks of the Landwehr Canal

Sonnenuntergang in Berlin

The Landwehrkanal in Kreuzberg may not have a panorama quite as spectacular as some other places in Berlin - but it does have a very special atmospheres. Berliners and tourists alike come together at the banks of the canal to enjoy the evening atmosphere and the glitter of the setting sun reflected on the water.



The Wolkenhain stands on the summit of the Kienberg in Berlin-Marzahn. The viewing platform itself enchants with its filigree, cloud-shaped structure, but the view that reveals itself to visitors after a short climb (or ride in the lift) is even more spectacular.

Tegel Harbour Bridge

Reinickendorf, Tegeler See

A walk along the Greenwich Promenade in the Tegel district leads to the Tegel Harbour Bridge. The bridge offers a beautiful view of Lake Tegel with its islands, which becomes even more picturesque at sunset.

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Last edited: 11 June 2024