If Alex, our guide, were my history teacher, I would have loved history class. I could have listened to him all day. This tour was worth every euro and every minute we were there. I learned so much that I would never have known, or understood if we had tried to do this on our own. The weather outside was really hot, we are old enough to be Alex's parents and were exhausted when it was over. My only recommendation was that we could of taken escalators and elevators and there was a lot of stair climbing.
The walking tour was great! Much better than trying to wing it on our own. I highly recommend this walking tour - fun and very informative.
This tour was so great! we went all over Berlin and our tour guide Rick(I think that was his name....brown hair in a bun) was absolutely wonderful. He has so much knowledge. Definitely recommend this to everyone.
Whatever else anyone does on a break in Berlin - do this tour. Especially if you are interested in the history of the Cold War in Berlin and how it touched people's lives.
Kevin was awesome. Berlin is an amazing city. We are so happy we did this tour
Excellent and matti the tour guide was so knowledgeable I would go on this again... U also have a brief break in the middle to get some lunch:)
Peter E United Kingdom
We found Kevin to be an extremely personable and knowledgeable guide who gave us an interesting and informed tour of East Berlin. A thoroughly worthwhile experience. Thank you
This tour was great! Very informative. The guide was a historian, was well prepared and so personable. She gave us a new understanding of that time period and made us think. I think this was the best tour we did in Berlin.
Micheal G Canada
We learnt and saw so much on this tour. Having a tour guide (and his family) that had personal experience with the system made it much more real. The pace was fast, but worthwhile. A great experience.
Superbly facinating,and brilliantly led. We covered history from the Nazis to Stasi, and hopped on and off all modes of transport to really cover the Berlin area
The sites chosen by the guide were very atmospheric and really captured the sentiment and emotions of the divided city and what was happening in East Berlin. The wall itself, the gathering places for opposition against the communist regime, the events of 1989 were all covered. A very thoughtful tour.
The tour guid was very informative.... But we did not like the details of every event and moved fast from one site to another without time left to take photos...
We could have done this tour on our own and made it more interesting.