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Discover Berlin Half-Day Walking Tour

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
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Discover Berlin Half-Day Walking Tour
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Morning Tour 9:00am in English
Tour departs from a central meeting point in East Berlin at 9:00am. Tour operates in July with English tour guide.
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Morning Tour 10:30am in German
'Tour departs from a central meeting point in East Berlin at 10:30am. Tour operates from April - October with German tour guide.
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Morning Tour 10:30am English
'Tour departs from a central meeting point in East Berlin at 10:30am with English tour guide. Tour operates year-round.
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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.
What to Expect
Meet your guide and group outside of the centrally located Hackescher Markt S-Bahn station. 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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Reviewed today via mobile
Thanks Xavier

We just had the most enjoyable and historically rich 4 hrs walking tour of Berlin with our guide Xavier. My teenagers kids (and nephew) and myself were so pleased (but most of the time sad) to learn so much about the past as well as...More

1  Thank koumbis
Reviewed today
Excellent way to see Berlin

We took this walking tour with Gregor as guide. He was very informative, had excellent knowledge and a great presentation style. He invited a two way exchange and answered everyone's questions. He was able to provide a real Berliner,s insight into the history of the...More

Thank 614jacqui
Reviewed today
Discover Berlin tour with Xavier

Just completed the half day tour with our guide Xavier. Xavier was extremely engaging and discussed with great fluidility and knowledge the history of the city, both the high’s and the low’s. We would thoroughly recommend anyone to take the tour.

1  Thank PeteBristol_UK
Reviewed yesterday
Great Experinece with our guide Xavier

This is first time I have joined a walking tour visiting an European city. We joined July 11 1400 Discover Berlin. Knowing very little about Germany and Berlin decided to take the walking tour. The tour was really great. Xavier gave a whirlwind history of...More

1  Thank Danelson
Reviewed yesterday
A well paced walking tour that is a good introduction to Berlin

Jonathan was a great guide on this well paced walking tour that showed us the highlights of Berlin. We were given a great background for all the sites we visited and he answered all our questions. We had enough time to take in the sights...More

1  Thank Disgr
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Ruth T
7 July 2018|
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Response from heidi r | Reviewed this property |
If you dock in Warnemunde, it's about 3 hrs. from Berlin. If not, get with cruise line to see where you dock. Thos is a Great tour. Very informative. Make sure you were comfy shoes.
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Rachel Z
3 July 2018|
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Response from TZmaomi | Reviewed this property |
The afternoon tour starts at 14:00 pm, so it is a little bit hard for you.
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