Guided tour

Berlin Wall: City Tour of Divided Germany

Berlin Wall: City Tour of Divided Germany

From US$ 163.09 per group up to 15

Explore the capital of the Cold War– Divided Berlin, Germany. Take a city tour of the sights which epitomize the long division of the city, such as Friedrichstrasse station, the Brandenburg Gate, and Checkpoint Charlie.

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Duration 2 hours
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  • Experience Berlin, in former times a city in which uniquely two hostile systems prevailed
  • Immerse yourself in the daily life of the city the wall and see how every aspect of daily life was influenced by it
  • Discover hidden places and stories about the division of Berlin and the fate of its people
Full description
Enjoy an exciting city tour of the history of this once-divided capital. See the Friedrichstrasse station, the single border station during the Cold War. Follow the Spree to the parliament and government district, whose buildings were siyuated partly along the border strip Visit the famous Brandenburg Gate where the border ran, the symbol of the division and the fate of the city. From the Holocaust memorial at the former death strip, we proceed to Potsdamer Platz, where the split is particularly visible in the former Tiergarten Triangle. See the longest remaining stretch of the wall and the world famous Checkpoint Charlie.
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    Meeting point

    Meet at the entrance of Tränenpalast (Palace of Tears) in front of Friedrichstraße station on Reichstagufer, 10117 Berlin, Germany. Please note that Tränenpalast has only one entrance.

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    4.9 /5

    based on 96 reviews

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    Unfortunately we don't know the name of our guide anymore. But his expertise was huge. We got a great insight into the time after WWII, the division of Germany, the time in the GDR and after the fall of the Wall. The focus was on historical backgrounds, economic aspects and (private) stories and anecdotes. It was terrifying to hear how the Stasi worked ..

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    December 29, 2021

    Super informative

    My son (14 y.) And I were the only participants, but our guide Stefan carried out the tour with great commitment and fun. We have received a lot of background information, supplemented by the personal experience of our guide. In the end we were even more than 2 hours on the road (although it was really cold). My son was also enthusiastic. Many thanks and praise to Stefan!

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    March 19, 2017

    It couldn't be better!

    Thank you for this exciting tour! Many thanks to our guide, who gave us this very difficult part of German history in a very exciting and committed way. My 14 year old daughter was just as excited as the adults. Our guide not only gave us the pure facts, but also presented the time from the construction of the wall to the present very knowledgeably and lively and answered all questions very patiently. I would definitely recommend the tour if you are interested in the exciting history of Berlin!

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    March 5, 2017

    Product ID: 28229