Best of Berlin private walking tour
Activities

Best of Berlin private walking tour

based on 10 reviews
Free cancellation
Language: English , Italian , Spanish
Availability: Daily
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 2 hours
Do this because
  • Discover the most important monuments and sites in the city
  • Listen to historical explanations from your guide
  • See the best of Berlin in one tour
What to expect

Have you just arrived in Berlin and don't know where to start? This tour is the perfect solution: your guide will introduce you to the best things the most popular European capital of the moment has to offer. With this exciting and eventful journey, you will cover almost 800 years of Berlin history by strolling through the most important sites in the city's historical landscape, from its genesis to the Prussian era, the Nazi period, the Cold War and the reunification, up to its present role.

You will see the Museum Island, with the cathedral and the Lustgarten, and visit Unter den Linden and Bebelplatz, where you will admire the Forum Fridericianum with the former Royal Library, Humboldt University and the State Opera. You will discover the Memorial to the Book Burning which took place in May 1933. The next stop will be at Gendarmenmarkt, the most elegant square in Berlin, and quickly relive the 'golden twenties' on Friedrichstrasse before heading to the Cold War place par excellence - Checkpoint Charlie. You will continue to see a part of the original Wall and the remains of the former Nazi government district, where Hitler's Chancellery and Bunker, the SS and Gestapo headquarters, and the Ministry of Nazi Aviation were located. Then your guide will bring you to the Holocaust Memorial and Pariser Platz, where you conclude the tour in front of the city's most iconic location, between the Brandenburg Gate and the Reichstag.

Schedule of the tour:

  • Start at Alexanderplatz and introduction
  • Lustgarten - Royal Palace Square
  • Berliner Dom (Cathedral)
  • Museum Island
  • Unter den Linden (various Hohenzollern dynasty buildings, ancient Armory, Neue Wache, State Opera, Humboldt University)
  • Bebelplatz (where the Nazi Book Burning of 10 May 1933 took place)
  • Gendarmenmarkt, the city's most fascinating square
  • Ancient Chocolate Shop
  • Friedrichstrasse
  • Checkpoint Charlie
  • Berlin Wall
  • Third Reich locations - Ministry of the Luftwaffe, Site of the former Nazi Chancellery and Hitler's Bunker
  • Holocaust Memorial
  • Pariser Platz (Brandenburg Gate, Adlon Hotel, New Academy of Fine Arts, American Embassy, DZ Bank, French, Russian and English Embassies)
  • Conclusion near Brandenburg Gate/Reichstag
Read more
What's included
  • Private guided walking tour of Berlin
What's not included
  • Tickets to attractions and admission fee to the museums
Reduced price
  • Infants (up to 3 years): free
Where

Spandauer Str. 9, 10178 Berlin, Germany

Meeting point:

Meet your guide at the Neptune Fountain (Neptunbrunnen), on the square behind the main entrance to the Alexanderplatz Television Tower.

When
  • Every day at 9.30am
Read more
Provider
Musement S.p.A.
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.
What people say about this experience
based on 10 reviews
Great
Excellent (5)
Great (5)
Average (0)
Poor (0)
Bad (0)

You might also like

Attractions & guided tours

The art of Yadegar Asisi, German-Persian architect and artist, is unique. With his "pano-meters" - 3...

Activities

Delve with a historian into Berlin’s history as the capital of Nazi Germany during the Third Reich. ...

Attractions & guided tours

Ostpolitik, DDR, Stasi, Ostalgie, Trabi and the Wall. Do these names and acronyms take you back to f...

Attractions & guided tours

Did you visit historic Berlin sites and noticed the little traffic around you? Did you see just a ha...

Activities

Berlin has been at the epicenter of the most catastrophic conflicts of modern times but the seeds of...

Activities
Must see

The Berlin WelcomeCard with Museum Island ticket is your key to the city, providing not only entranc...

Activities

Travel back in time and across borders on this 3-hour tour of East Germany's Berlin. Your tour will ...

Activities

Unser Rundgang durch das am besten erhaltene historische Viertel Berlins beginnt am Hackeschen Markt...

Activities

Weltgeschichte in einer bezaubernden Parklandschaft gibt es exklusiv bei uns! Unsere neue Parkführun...

Activities

You are short on time but want to see all the important sights of Berlin? Then join this tour, where...