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Choice of morning or afternoon departure
Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
Led by a local guide
Perfect introduction for first-time visitors
Pickup from a centrally located meeting point
On this historical walking tour of Berlin, your expert local guide will show you the city’s main attractions, as well as hidden gems that other tours may skip. Discover the modern German capital and learn about how it has overcome its tumultuous past, showing an optimistic future without any boundaries between East Berlin and West Berlin.
Walk through the city with your guide and discover sites linked to the city’s fascinating history. Learn about the Nazi legacy and how Hitler rose to power, and discover what life was like during the Third Reich. See where Hitler's former bunker is and visit the modern Holocaust Memorial. Learn how Germany got divided into East and West during the Cold War as you walk through Checkpoint Charlie, and touch the remains of the Berlin Wall.
Walk under the Brandenburg Gate, the monumental entry to the boulevard Unter den Linden, which was authorized by King Frederick William II of Prussia as a sign of peace. Near here, admire the Reichstag parliament building, opened in 1894, with its famous glass dome designed by British architect Norman Foster. Since the government moved back to Berlin in 1990, it is now the meeting place of the German parliament.
You can either start your tour in East Berlin or West Berlin, whichever suits your itinerary. No matter which you choose, you’ll still get to see all the sites visited on the tour. If you choose to start your tour in West Berlin, please bring a valid train ticket.
For a full list of sites visited on this Berlin walking tour, please see the Itinerary section below.
Food and drinks, unless specified
Berlin Transport AB Zone ticket (approx 2,70 euros) (for tour departing from West Berlin)
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
If you join the tour in West Berlin (Zoo Station) please bring a Berlin Transport AB Zone ticket (2,70 euros) or ask your guide for assistance
West: In front of McDonald's, outside main entrance to S+U Zoologischer Garten train station. Hardenbergplatz, 10623 Berlin
East: On the square in front of 'AM to PM' bar/restaurant at S Hackescher Markt train station. Am Zwirngraben 4, 10178 Berlin
Year round: 10:00am
also April - Oct: 1:30pm
Year round: 10:30am
also April - Oct: 2:00pm
Tour concludes at the Brandenburg Gate/Reichstag vicinity