Berlin Private Half-Day Walking Tour: Discover The German Capital’s History

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Lowest Price Guaranteed
  • Duration: 4 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    This is a private tour, please choose a departure time that suits you. We recommend starting your tour between 8am and 3pm.
  • Departure Details :
    Centrally located Berlin hotels
  • Return Details :
    Berlin
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

Overview

Enjoy a 4-hour private walking tour in Berlin and discover the German capital with a personalguide. Since its founding in the 13th century,Berlinhas been the capital of an empire, the center of an artistic and sexual revolution, a fascist dictatorship, torn in two, and finally brought back together.On this tour, learn about the city's rich history as you see highlights like the Brandenburg Gate, Hitler's Bunker, and a section of the Berlin Wall.

Highlights

  • Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
  • Choice of morning or afternoon departure
  • Comprehensive tour of the city
  • Family friendly
  • Fully narrated tour
  • Step back in time on a history tour

Know More about this tour

Choose a time that best works for your schedule, then meet your private guide at your centrally located Berlin hotel to embark on this half-day tour of the German capital city's history and highlights. Discover how a small town built on a swamp became one of the most powerful cities in the world as you trace 800 years of history while walking to the city's main sights.

Get to know all about Berlin at your own pace; your personal guide will tailor the tour to your liking. After beginning the tour in Berlin's historic city center, head tothe UNESCO World Heritage Site Museum island tosee neo-classical architecture andlearn about the Prussians ambition to turn Berlin into a world city. Walk the entire length of the former royal boulevard Unter den linden, passing byGermanys central war memorial, the site of the Nazis first book burning at Bebelplatz, and the former Soviet Embassy.

Snap a photo in front of theBrandenburg Gate, originally built as an entrance to the city for the Prussian kings. Walk through the gate tothe German parliament buildingthe Reichstagbefore visitingthe Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe. Relax over a cup of coffee at your own expense before moving on to the site of Adolf Hitlers bunker, where the dictator committed suicide just before the end of WWII. Learn about the fallout from the Second World War, which eventuallyledto the division of Germany into two separate states. See remnants of this division atthe former Berlin Wall and Checkpoint charlie.

The tour endsat what's considered to be Berlins most beautiful square, the Gendarmenmarkt, with its twin 18th-centuryFrench and German cathedralsand its19th-century neo-classical Concert House.

Inclusions

  • Hotel pick up
  • Expert local guide
  • Map of Berlin including top museum recommendations and public transport info

Exclusions

  • Food and drink
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Public transport costs (single ticket in Berlin is 2.70, Day Pass is 7.00, Group ticket for 5 people is 17.30, prices subject to change)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

A moderate amount of walking is involved

Wheelchair accessible - if assistance is required, passenger must provide their own caregiver