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Berlin Beer Festival

The Berlin Beer Festival commences during the first weekend in August when the longest beer garden in the world opens its doors in the heart of Germany's capital. The Socialist Republic of Vietnam, the Berlin beer festivals first Asian partner, unites with the beer mile where more than 300 breweries from 86 countries offer around 2,000 diverse beer specialities for you to sample.

Additionally, the festival is famous for its unique blend of culture and entertainment. There are 18 stages that present a varied program with artists and musicians that regularly appear at other festivals in northern Germany such as the Hanover Beer Festival.

The stalls attract over one million visitors to Germany's capital each year. They provide the perfect attraction for beer lovers with free entry, a beer garden covering over 2,000 metres in length and a fantastic party atmosphere.

Due to the numerous visitors during the festival days and the high demand for tickets and accommodation, it is recommended to check hotel rates and book as early as possible.

  • Flight time from London: 1hr 30min
  • Schonefeld International Airport: 18km from the city centre; transfer time about 25 min
  • Tegel Airport: 8km for the city centre; transfer time about 17min
  • Nearest railway station: Berlin Hbf
  • Currency: Euro


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