Red Berlin guided city tour
City tours

Red Berlin guided city tour

Free cancellation
Language: English , Spanish
Availability: Depending on the season
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 3 hours
Do this because
  • Travel back in time to World War II and the Berlin Wall
  • Learn more about East Germany's secret police network, the Stasi
  • Discover how life was during the Cold War and behind the Iron Curtain
What to expect

Berlin was the frontline of the Cold War. This tour explores people, places and secrets that kept two worlds on the brink of World War III and of the wall that separated them. Explore Berlin’s former Soviet sector, a Cold War battleground and the foundation of Communist East Berlin. Learn of life behind the Iron Curtain, and see how the German Democratic Republic and the Stasi, the largest spy network the world has ever seen, kept an entire population under observation. Trace the CIA & KGB spy stories at the US and former Soviet embassies.

This tour touches the most important subjects of this chapter of history:

  • Stasi - East German secret police
  • Life on the front line of the Cold War
  • Escape stories and attempts
  • Communism in the capital
  • Observation and espionage
  • Berlin Wall crossing points (the Palace of Tears)
  • Embassies of four Cold
  • War Powers
  • Ghost stations
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What's included
  • Guided city tour
What's not included
  • Travel ticket for AB zone
  • Entrance fees for the visited attractions
Reduced price
  • Flexible ticket: valid for 3 days before your chosen starting date, and then for up to 3 days afterwards
  • Groups of 10+ Adults: reduced
  • Students (with valid student ID): reduced
  • Groups of 10+ students (with valid student ID): reduced
  • Children ages (0-13): free
Where

Pariser Platz 6A, 10117 Berlin, Germany

Meeting point:

Meet your guide in front of Starbucks at the Brandenburg Gate (S/U-train station "Brandenburger Tor"). Look for the team in red SANDEMANs NEW Europe T-shirts

What to remember
  • ATTENTION: This tour involves a transfer by public transport. Please acquire a ticket for the city center zone AB before the tour starts
  • Due to COVID-19 guests are encouraged to bring their own masks and will be required to provide personal details (name, phone number etcetera) for contact tracing purposes. Guides and staff may also give additional, region-specific guidelines during their welcome speeches.
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When
  • For exact dates and starting times, please consult the calendar
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Provider
SANDEMANs New Berlin
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 1 hour before the activity begins.

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