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“5 hr Berlin private tout”

The Berlin Experts- Walking Tours
Ranked #13 of 393 Tours in Berlin
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: Offers daily in-depth walking tours of Berlin's architecture, history, and culture. All tours include some history as well as other tidbits of trivia not commonly known. Especially popular is the Deconstruction/Construction Tour which provides an offbeat perspective of contemporary Berlin. They also offer special tours for cruise ship passengers.
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Our special guide Heather Ellis was absolutely fantastic . Extremely informative having a history degree and 12 years of living in Berlin . Heather is American we are Australian . Excellent structure to the walk . Gave great recommendations at the end of the walk for further interest . Organised a great restaurant for dinner . Fabulous book/ movie recomm . Put in the time and effort to make a wonderful experience . Highly highly recommend .

1  Thank Mark L
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"jeremy minsberg"
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"his knowledge"
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"walking tour"
in 71 reviews
"an american"
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"jewish history"
in 26 reviews
"private guide"
in 9 reviews
"personal guide"
in 7 reviews
"come alive"
in 20 reviews
"baltic cruise"
in 9 reviews
"six hours"
in 11 reviews
"highlight of our trip"
in 20 reviews
"fascinating city"
in 16 reviews
"group tour"
in 7 reviews
"past and present"
in 10 reviews
"wonderful guide"
in 10 reviews
"hour tour"
in 23 reviews
"his passion"
in 11 reviews

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Reviewed 23 September 2017

Given Berlin's fascinating, troubling, and textured history, we were urged by friends to hire a guide for a morning to better understand and truly see Berlin through a more informed lens. In response to a quickly answered email in which were asked about interests and availability, we indicated that rather than one of the singly-focussed walks offered, we'd like to take a more multi-perspective approach to appreciate the influences of politics, culture, Jewish life, gay life, art and architecture on one another. The response to this customized approach was, "great...and the perfect guide, Ronen Altman Kaydar." And we agree. Ronen is a smart, thoughtful, and articulate historian and gifted storyteller. In what seemed like a very short four hour period, we moved throughout Berlin (efficiently and effectively using--and enjoying--every form of Berlin's public transit system)hearing and learning Berlin's 20th century story through the confluence of themes Ronen artfully wove together as we ambled our way through side streets, inner courtyards, boulevards, old neighborhoods and new. Truly a highlight of our visit to Berlin. Ask for Ronen--he's informed, engaged and generous...he even helped us to plan out our must-see/must-do list for the balance of our stay.

2  Thank STG107
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Reviewed 16 September 2017

We had been referred to Jeremy Minsberg by 2 different friends. We were truly blown away by his comprehensive tour of Berlin. He made the city come alive for us. We spent 2 days with him and his knowledge of the city and its history was truly amazing! My husband and I highly recommend him. He was a pleasure to be with.

2  Thank Deerfield5
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Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Although Jeremy was highly recommended to us, he wasn't available to guide us through Berlin. However, he referred us to one of his colleagues, Heather Mae Ellis, who was an amazing guide! So knowledgeable, enthusiastic and just a pleasure to be with, thank you Jeremy foe the referral and Heather, you made our stay in Berlin an even better one than we thought possible.

2  Thank DanaLW
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Reviewed 11 September 2017

We loved our tour with Ronen Altman Kaydar. He is an excellent guide. The only negative thing about our tour was that it was too short!! Our ship arrived 2 hours late and there was an accident on the highway on the way to meet Ronen in Berlin so our 7 hour tour turned into a 3 and a half hour tour. Ronen took what little time we had left and really gave us a compact but as thorough as possible Jewish tour and history of Berlin. He was full of fascinating information and interesting anecdotes and was an extremely engaging guide. He asked us questions and made us think. I would recommend Ronen to our friends and family in a minute and would love to have him guide us again. Thank you Ronen!

1  Thank lafm111
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