You want to understand the city on a guided tour with a high degree of historical and cultural content, which summarizes all the best of East Berlin and West Berlin.
You have little time available, but you don’t want to miss out on the chance to get to know the best of Berlin, accompanied by an experienced and professional English-speaking guide.
You want a guide at your complete disposal, who, starting from your hotel, will accompany you in the discovery of this beautiful city.
WHAT WE WILL SEE
The best of West and East Berlin
Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church
Brandenburg Gate and Pariser Square
Memorial to the murdered Jews of Europe
Topography of Terror: former Gestapo and SS headquarters
Unter den Linden Boulevard
Bebelplatz – Memorial to the book-burning
With this guided tour of Berlin in mother tongue English, we will discover all the main landmarks of the German capital.
We will take you to the heart of the Berlin of the past, from of its ancient and glorious splendor up to the present day. We will visit the historic center, the heart of Berlin before the Second World War and which later became that of the capital of the German Democratic Republic (DDR), as well as the center of what used to be West Berlin.
This guided tour summarizes the best of the Essential Berlin, East Berlin, and West Berlin Tours and offers a unique overview to help you understand the city throughout its long history.
We will talk about Baroque Berlin, the capital of imperial Prussia, and discover the wounds inflicted in the twentieth century, with the scar that marks the former location of the Wall and the signs of the fighting that took place at the end of the Second World War.
We will take a complete journey through the 800 years of history of the German capital, discovering its extraordinary architecture, talking about the people who bring it to life, and enjoying its characteristic atmosphere.
We will draw comparisons between the former capital of East Germany with the western part, developed around the boulevards of the Berlin Zoo, a symbol of the capitalist world. At the end of this guided tour we will be able to understand the complexity and diversity of Berlin in all its main aspects and come away with a sense of having fully grasped the soul of the city.
The route of the guided tour will be agreed with you to most easily begin and end the tour at your preferred the place of departure and conclusion.
Our guide can also help you to better plan your stay in Berlin, with suggestions of what and where to eat, which museums to visit, and which neighborhoods to explore in the days following the tour.
WHERE IS THE MEETING POINT LOCATED?
The guide will pick you up at your hotel or in another place of your choice.
You can extend the duration of the guided tour, personalize the tour or take a longer break in a restaurant that we will recommend based on your gastronomic preferences.
We will be happy to suggest activities for your stay in Berlin, where and what to eat, and which museums or neighborhoods to visit. We are available to advise you as best as possible based on your needs.
Please do not hesitate to write in case of doubts or questions – we are here for you!