Prussian glamour on the Havel

With its ornate palaces and park landscapes, the former city residence of the Prussian Kings is the most attractive tourist destination in Brandenburg and records over one million overnight stays every year. In the course of several hundred years, Potsdam has amassed a comprehensive synthesis of art, consisting of splendid gardens and buildings, most of which are on the UNESCO World Heritage List.

Thanks to its location on the Havel and the various surrounding lakes, the city, which borders

Wyndham Garden Potsdam
Wyndham Garden Potsdam
First class business & leisure hotel close to the famous Sanssouci palace gardens
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Versailles and Hollywood in Brandenburg

Schloss Sanssouci, the "Prussian Versailles" is the most impressive of the tourist sites that the former Prussian Regents gave to their city. Alongside the Marble

Palace, the New Palace and the Orangery, a visit to Cecilienhof Palace, where the Potsdam Conference was held in 1945 following the end of the Second World War, is well worth a visit. Filmpark Babelsberg gives visitors an insight into film production with stunt shows, guided studio tours and original film sets.