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Berlin Highlights and Hidden Sites Historical Walking Tour

  • Check off top Berlin attractions in a single tour, saving valuable vacation time
  • Guide's commentary reveals facts you might not have discovered on your own
  • Get to know the street scene from the ground up; find places to return later in your trip
Berlin Highlights and Hidden Sites Historical Walking Tour
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East Meeting Point MorningMost Popular
Tour starting in East Berlin, departs at 10:30am
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West Meeting Point Morning
Tour starting in West Berlin, departs at 10am
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East Meeting Point Afternoon
Tour starting in East Berlin, departs at 2pm. April to October only
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Get an in-depth look at Berlin's highlights and hidden sights on this guided walking tour. Visit landmarks such as Checkpoint Charlie, Brandenburg Gate, and the Berlin Wall, and discover more about the German capital’s history than you would if you were exploring independently. Plus, learn about the Nazi Third Reich, the Cold War, and the Teutonic Knights as you visit fascinating locations that many other tours skip.

What to Expect

Choose to begin your walking tour in East Berlin (meet your guide at the Hackescher Markt train station) or in West Berlin (meet at the Zoologischer Garten train station). If you choose to start your tour in West Berlin, please bring a valid train ticket.

With your guide leading you, embark on a stroll through the German capital. Listen to a detailed narrative of Berlin's history, from the times of the Teutonic Knights to its modern incarnation as a cosmopolitan metropolis.

Explore highlights such as Checkpoint Charlie, Brandenburg Gate, and the Reichstag Building. Plus, visit fascinating sites many visitors miss, such as Unter den Linden, the Easter German Government Quarter, and the Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church.

Your tour concludes near Brandenburg Gate and the Reichstag Building.

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Hidden sites tours

Julian was a super guide . He was informative and helpful and had a really good delivery , so easy to listen to. The facts were interspersed with interesting anecdotes and at no stage were any of us bored.We would highly recommend this tour with...More

Thank Brian D
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile
Absolutely pleasant experience

Thanks to our guide Yan, the tour was both interesting and funny, and we didn't even feel tired of the walking nor the explanations even if the tour lasted four full hours. It's definitely worth the small price required. Good option for the solo traveller...More

Thank veruska c
InsiderTourBerlin, Manager at Insider Tour, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Veruska, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review! We really appreciate you sharing your walking tour experience- Jan will be so happy to read your review, I'll make sure to pass on your kind words! We hope you had a...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile
A must do for first time visitors

If this is your first time in Berlin, make sure to do this tour on your first morning. It’s such a good overview of the city. We learned a lot about the German history, monuments, layout and everything about the wall and wars. Our guide...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago
The Famous Insider Walk

Very entertaining, interesting tour by John Jerome. Learned a lot more about Berlin in a 4 hours walk than my last visit in 4 days! Thanks to John, we will always remember the name of the famous German architect Karl Friedrich Schinkel and ordered some...More

Thank Nicole v
Reviewed 5 days ago
Great Tour!

I really really really liked this tour. Well organized, small groups, lots of information without being over bearing. Our guide John from Ireland was really good and it was obvious that he had a lot of passion for Berlin as a city and it's history....More

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November 6, 2018|
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Response from djr39 | Reviewed this property |
Very difficult to answer. I think there is a maximum number of around 30....check their website. On ours there was around 15 and we had a terrific English guide. I do highly recommend the tour....our niece went recently with... More
November 6, 2018|
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Response from Charlie042 | Reviewed this property |
Hi As previous respondents group at the meeting spot is large and my heart sank ! However it split into smaller much more manageable groups of about12/15. I really don't like groups but this felt quite comfortable.
November 5, 2018|
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Response from Marsha S | Reviewed this property |
Motte is basically East Berlin.