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Discover Berlin Half-Day Walking Tour

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Overview
See many of Berlin's most important landmarks and highlights, with informative commentary from your guide, on this half-day walking tour of Mitte. Learn insider information on the German city's different eras, stretching from modern times back through the Cold War, Nazi, Imperial, and Prussian time periods. Other stops on this jam-packed guided tour include Checkpoint Charlie, the Holocaust Memorial, the rebuilt Reichstag, Brandenburg Gate, and the Berlin Wall.
Highlights
  • Guided walking tour highlights Mitte landmarks in just half a day
  • Hear in-depth historical commentary about each stop
  • Overview of Berlin on foot gives you ideas for return visits
  • City map and guidebook included to plan the rest of your trip
What to Expect
Meet your guide and group at Neue Promenade 3. Take off on foot through the city's Mitte district, packed with historic highlights and landmarks. Walk down Berlin’s Unter den Linden boulevard while listening to an introductory overview of Berlin's history, from its founding to the modern era. Next stops include the Berlin State Library, Neue Wache, the Reichstag, and Pariser Platz. Imagine what it was like for citizens to pass through Checkpoint Charlie between East and West Berlin, as well as visit Bebelplatz, where the Nazis burned banned books in 1933. Spend some time strolling along the Berlin Wall, and then stop at the Topography of Terror Museum, situated at the former Gestapo and SS Headquarters. The tour's last stops are Potsdamer Platz, the Friedrichstrasse, and the Gendarmenmarkt. Walk away with a city map including information about other things to do during your stay in Berlin.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Neue Promenade 3, 10178 Berlin, Germany
Duration
3h 30m
Return Details
1: Gendarmenmarkt, 10117 Berlin, Germany
2: Brandenburg Gate, Pariser Platz, 10117 Berlin, Germany
Inclusions
  • City map/guidebook
  • Professional guide
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Our tour guide was Jared. As a first-timer in Berlin, I really appreciated how they touched on various aspects of this city’s history. I enjoyed listening to their talks and became motivated to explore certain topics further. I highly recommend this tour to other first-timers in
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Dave from Australia was a great guide. Warm, engaging and knowledgeable. This was a highlight of our Berlin trip and we would thoroughly recommend it.
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I visited Berlin on a solo trip and decided to take a walking tour and I am so happy that I chose the Discover Berlin Tour. The tour guide, Jared, was very enthusiastic and well informed about the history of Berlin. It was clear to me that Jared was very passionate about Berlin.
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Had a really informative and interesting walking tour with our very enthusiastic guide Jake. He was happy to extend the time he spent with us and was at ease with everyone in the group across all ages. I would thoroughly recommend this tour.
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Went on this walk today and really enjoyed every minute of it. It was a great way to discover the main sights of Berlin and our tour guide Sam Z was excellent. He was very knowledgable, made the tour interesting and very importantly was easy to understand and hear! We would not
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By: Original Berlin Walks
9,389 reviews
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Stephlori
20
Great start to your trip in Berlin
Our tour guide was Jared. As a first-timer in Berlin, I really appreciated how they touched on various aspects of
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Bex N
20
Fantastic informative walk
Dave from Australia was a great guide. Warm, engaging and knowledgeable. This was a highlight of our Berlin trip
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Haesol22
10
Discover Berlin - Original Berlin Walks
I visited Berlin on a solo trip and decided to take a walking tour and I am so happy that I chose the Discover
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dandjfelpham
Felpham, United Kingdom
30
Most informative walking tour
Had a really informative and interesting walking tour with our very enthusiastic guide Jake. He was happy to
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Janet M
20
Great introduction to history and sights of Berlin
Went on this walk today and really enjoyed every minute of it. It was a great way to discover the main sights of
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KKontouvalis
Agios Dimitrios, Greece
85
You have to take the Discover Berlin tour
This was an amazing experience. Our tour guide was Sam Z from Scotland and we had a great time with him. Thorough,
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cloG2
Limerick, Ireland
3824
Fantastic Walking Tour
Gregor took us on a very interesting 4 hour walking tour of Hitler's third Reich. Gregor was very knowledgeable on
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EmCheets
10
Not to be missed.
Myself and a friend experienced this tour on Sunday and it was sobering yet extremely interesting and informative
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Adventure632161
20
Best Walking Tour
I recommend you to take this tour. It was a very interesting and interacting tour. Learnd a lot from our guide Rob
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davec2441
Barton-upon-Humber, United Kingdom
106
Best tour to see Berlin.
Our tour guide was Rob ( from Manchester 😉 ). A really nice guy full of enthusiasm and a bursting with knowledge
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Connorcudmore1995
London, United Kingdom
10
The BEST tour of Berlin
We were taken around by Sam Z (So called because there are three other Sams that work for the company), who was
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Chrislowe123
10
Walking tour with Sam Z
This was a very insightful and interesting tour which packs in a huge amount of Berlin’s history and best sights.
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zoeessam
10
Great all round walking tour
A group of 3 of us took the Berlin half day walking tour with our tour guide Sam Z and loved it. Sam was
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MHP1994
Apperley Bridge, United Kingdom
55
Great tour and great guide
We did this tour, and although the weather wasn't wonderful, we had an excellent day. Our guide Beth was easy to
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Stephlori
20
Exceeded my expectations
Jared was our tour guide. They were very knowledgable and spoke with great passion. The information was accessible
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  • Duration: 3h 30m
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  • Languages Offered: English, German
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