Berlin Highlights Discovered Walking Tour

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Tour Number

Activity Level

404167


Categories

Museums / Culture, Hiking and Walking, First Time Visitor, City

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 10

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), German (fluent)

Your private tour to the most important sights of Berlin


Visiting the highlights is the best way to get to know the city - particularly if this is your first time in Berlin. The story of Berlin goes back over 800 years. It is filled with fierce battles and wars and populated by outstanding personalities. The city has had its share in the dark and the bright chapters of the 19th and 20th century and more than once it was the center point of world history. By touring the city center and its highlights by foot or in a car you will get a good overview of Berlin's long and colorful history.

We will touch on all important parts of Berlin history from the times when margraves ruled the territory and Prussian times which saw Berlin rising to the capital of the German Empire, from the era of the Weimarer Republic to the dark times of the Third Reich, and see how Berlin was rebuilt after the war, where the Berlin wall was and what has changed since the reunification in 1990.

Itinerary

Sites we can visit on the tour depending on your interests:

Brandenburg Gate
Reichstag
Holocaust memorial
Potsdamer Platz
Berlin wall
Checkpoint Charlie
Museum island
Berlin cathedral
Bebelplatz (book burnings)
Unter den Linden
Friedrichstraße
Gendarmenmarkt
Nikolai quarter
Red town hall

I will put together the perfect tour for you and in case you want to see even more I can adjust the time of the tour as well. If you have hired a car with a driver we can also go to more remote sights and see more places on our tour. Please contact me for more information and pricing.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Your hotel, hostel or apartment in Berlin - I will come and pick you up

If you are only here for the day I will also pick you up at Tegel/ Schönefeld airport

Maybe you are at a museum or restaurant before our tour starts and want to be picked up there. Just let me know

End location: I will drop you off at your hotel, hostel or apartment or at a place of your choice like a restaurant or museum

Duration: 4 hours

Transportation

Walking Tour
Public transport or private transport in a car or van on request

What’s Included

Other: My private guiding service along with my Ipad to show you photos of how Berlin once looked like so your imagination will not be stretched too much

Map of Berlin

Estimated Local Cash Needed

20 EUR - Maybe you want to buy a snack, some souvenirs or a drink along the way

What’s Extra

Other: Public transport ticket or the hire of a car and driver

Restrictions

If you want to book a driving tour I will hire a driver with a vehicle because I don't drive myself

A Recent Review of this tour

Excellent guide! Arja is the best tour guide in all of Berlin! She has extensive knowledge of all historical sites, great restaurant reccomendations & her English is excellent. We spent one and a half days touring Berlin with Arja & it was so fun & extremely interesting. We highly reccomend Arja & we shall use " Tours By Locals" on our future holidays!
Tracey Watson

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Private tour guide Arja

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Message Arja J.

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