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Berlin Highlights and Hidden Sites Historical Walking Tour

  • Check off top Berlin attractions in a single tour, saving valuable vacation time
  • Guide's commentary reveals facts you might not have discovered on your own
  • Get to know the street scene from the ground up; find places to return later in your trip
Berlin Highlights and Hidden Sites Historical Walking Tour
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East Berlin MorningMost Popular
Tour starting in East Berlin, departs at 10:30am
West Berlin Morning
Tour starting in West Berlin, departs at 10am
East Berlin Afternoon
Tour starting in East Berlin, departs at 2pm. April to October only
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Get an in-depth look at Berlin's highlights and hidden sights on this guided walking tour. Visit landmarks such as Checkpoint Charlie, Brandenburg Gate, and the Berlin Wall, and discover more about the German capital’s history than you would if you were exploring independently. Plus, learn about the Nazi Third Reich, the Cold War, and the Teutonic Knights as you visit fascinating locations that many other tours skip.

What to Expect

Choose to begin your walking tour in East Berlin (meet your guide at the Hackescher Markt train station) or in West Berlin (meet at the Zoologischer Garten train station). If you choose to start your tour in West Berlin, please bring a valid train ticket.

With your guide leading you, embark on a stroll through the German capital. Listen to a detailed narrative of Berlin's history, from the times of the Teutonic Knights to its modern incarnation as a cosmopolitan metropolis.

Explore highlights such as Checkpoint Charlie, Brandenburg Gate, and the Reichstag Building. Plus, visit fascinating sites many visitors miss, such as Unter den Linden, the Easter German Government Quarter, and the Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church.

Your tour concludes near Brandenburg Gate and the Reichstag Building.

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Reviewed today
Great Overview with Jame

Two weeks ago we did the "Highlights" tour with Jamie, an amiable, well-informed Brit who has lived in Berlin for some time. His background as an historian and archeologist was evident in how he showed us around and talked about Berlin's development and roles pre-...More

Thank Marsha S
Reviewed yesterday via mobile
Great tour

Our guide Brian Bell was lively, humorous and very knowledgeable. Plus, he's 6 foot seven, which helps to keep sight of him. The tour is gently paced and covered sights I hadnt seen on previous, unguided, visits to this city. Highly recommended.

Thank vic s
Reviewed yesterday
A very interesting tour

We did the walk tour which was four very worthwhile hours. A fantastic tour with Chloe. Chloe made it so interesting and she was so passionate about Berlin. It’s the best tour I have been on and knowing the amount of history that is steeped...More

Thank berniwatt
Reviewed 2 days ago
Great tour and a wonderful tour guide in Barnaby

The tour was a wonderful way to see the highlights of the city. Our tour guide Barnaby made it fun and interesting. Also, at the end of the tour he was really helpful in pointing out places to explore on our own and even suggested...More

Thank Ramu T
Reviewed 3 days ago
If I could give it a higher rating, I would. Incredible and not to be missed.

This one is also known as the 'Famous Walk'. I don't know how to adequately express how incredible this tour was. Words would not suffice. There is so much history in Berlin, it boggles the mind. We had Brian Deedrick as our guide. This guy...More

Thank MontanaMike65
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10 August 2018|
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Response from Hans S | Reviewed this property |
Not sure what you mean by a Jewish section...would agree with bennygjb response, where the wider history fits, elements of Jewish history at any point may be mentioned
James F
15 July 2018|
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Response from hpk2016 | Reviewed this property |
We had English guide. Excellent.
James F
15 July 2018|
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Response from Sanjay M | Reviewed this property |
No this is not part of this tour