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Berlin Off-the-Beaten-Path Walking Tour: Kreuzberg, Mitte and Friedrichshain

  • Uncover Berlin's hidden gems with a guide's insider knowledge
  • Visit lesser-known neighborhoods and learn about city counterculture
  • Receive off-the-beaten path recommendations 
Berlin Off-the-Beaten-Path Walking Tour: Kreuzberg, Mitte and Friedrichshain
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Berlin Off-the-Beaten-Path Walking Tour: Kreuzberg, Mitte and Friedrichshain

Stray from the beaten path on this half-day guided walking tour of Berlin's lesser-known neighborhoods, a perfect choice if you've already ticked off Berlin's iconic attractions. As you explore Mitte, Kreuzberg, Prenzlauerberg, and Friedrichshain, your guide reveals insider info and provides alternative recommendations that allow you to beat the tourist crowds. Discover hidden street art and areas you may have missed if exploring on your own. 

What to Expect

Meet your guide and group at the TV Tower in Central Berlin, where you'll begin your walk. Start out with an orientation and overview of Berlin's various ethnic enclaves and countercultures, each of which boasts unique niche. 

Over the course of your half-day walk, stop in Kreuzberg to learn about its growing Turkish community and the blending of German and Turkish culture. Pass organic markets, urban farms, guerrilla gardens, and examples of urban street art. Stop by the city's oldest beer garden, Prater Garten, and learn about Berlin's eclectic food scene, which encompasses everything from traditional German food to currywurst and doner kebab.

Listen to your guide talk about the city's various counterculture movements from past and present on your way to Yaam Beach, home to the burgeoning reggae scene. You'll leave off here, with lots of suggestions from your guide as to where you can explore further.

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile
Great knowledge!...

We booked this tour based on rave tripadvisor reviews. Jonathan was our guide and he dove straight in with his insane knowledge of the history of Berlin. Overall we were happy with the tour and spots that Jonathan took us to, although we were expecting...More

Thank loispitcher91
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile
Becca was great!

We had a great day out exploring the lesser-known areas of Berlin. Becca was very knowledgeable, friendly and entertaining. She had fascinating stories for every place we went and gave us plenty of time to rest, buy water and something to eat. Keep an eye...More

1  Thank NovisAdventurer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Fantastic adventure

Jason was a fabulous guide with passion and personality. He guided us through the different neighbourhoods and provided great detail on the street art history, beauty and hierarchy. Great group of folk on the tour added to the adventure (of course) but the after gathering...More

2  Thank Beverley P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Great tour with Jake

Really enjoyed this tour- definitely showed a 'lesser seen' side of the city, included some great info on street art and it's significance. We were shown around by Jake who's enthusiasm and knowledge on the city and it's history was stellar. Would highly recommend

1  Thank Aisling D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Very interesting

It was a great tour with a lot of interesting places you would not likely find on your own. Our tourguide Marissa did a great job in showing us around and she was obviously very familiar with the alternative scene in Berlin.

Thank Mendel E
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Response from Beverley P | Reviewed this property |
It is true there is a lot of walking. Also depending on the guide there are also stairs at some sites. This tour day was very hot (and has been since I left Berlin) so lots of water is recommended. Keep in mind that the... More