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Discover Sachsenhausen, one of the first concentration camps established by Nazi Germany’s Third Reich, on this guided trip from Berlin. Listen as an expert historian details the facts surrounding the camp’s creation, as well as a timeline of the atrocities that took place there. Today, the site serves as a national memorial to the prisoners who lived and died here, and on your visit you'll explore the various locations inside the camp, like the command headquarters and execution trench, and learn about Germany during the rule of the Third Reich.
Join our expert guide on this one of a kind Berlin in a Day Tour. This tour is designed for guests who want to visit many of Berlin’s most notable sights, landmarks, and historical areas. We packed this tour with history and local Berlin.
This one of a kind tour encompasses many of Berlin’s most historical landmarks. Delves into the vast history of the city from its beginnings to the modern day. This tour is the best way to see everything most people see on their whole Berlin trip in one tour.
This tour fits in as many Berlin sites and history as possible. We will have a break for lunch in the middle. Our local expert guides have put hundreds of hours of research into making this a one of a kind Berlin tour. They will point out the importance of monuments, the history of the city, modern-day Berlin, and tell stories and legends from throughout the ages.
We will stop for lunch in the middle of this tour at one of our great local partners where guests will learn a little bit about local Berlin cuisine. We will walk at a pace easy for the group and there will be plenty of chances to stop for snacks, bathrooms, and water.
• WWI & WWII HISTORICAL SIGHTS
• BRANDENBURG GATE
• REMINITCE FROM THE BATTLE OF BERLIN
• CHECKPOINT CHARLIE & BERLIN WALL MEMORIAL
• EAST SIDE GALLERY & MUSEUM ISLAND
• THE REICHSTAG & TOPOGRAPHY OF TERROR
• UNTER DEN LINDEN
• GUARD TOWERS, GHOST STATIONS, ESCAPE STORIES
• MEMORIAL TO THE MURDERED JEWS OF EUROPE
• HUMBOLDT UNIVERSITY
• SOVIET WAR MEMORIAL
• THE BERLIN WALL, GUARD TOWERS & COLD WAR BERLIN
• DIVIDED BERLIN EAST VS. WEST
• SO MUCH MORE
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Get a sobering look at the Sachsenhausen-Oranienburg Nazi concentration camp during this guided excursion from Berlin. Learn about the more than 200,000 prisoners that passed through the camp’s gates as you tour its barracks, pathology department, ‘appellplatz’ (roll call square), ‘Zellenbau’ (Gestapo prison), and more.
Experience the dramatic final days of the World War II in Berlin during this half-day walking excursion. Visit some of the most important historical sites in Berlin with your guide, discovering the series of events that culminated in the final German surrender. Trace the Soviet attack as it drove ever-deeper into the German capital, ending with the final battle at the Reichstag. View the site of Hitler's former bunker and learn about daily life for residents during the war, particularly those who opposed the Third Reich.
History enthusiasts will love this tour of Berlin that focuses on the Third Reich, World War 2, and Adolf Hitler. You will visit churches, government buildings, and other places associated with this period, and learn many fascinating stories from your guide. As this is a private tour you can customize it to suit your needs and interests. Both first-time and repeat visitors to Berlin will learn something new.
Discover Berlin as the frontier of the Cold War on this guided historical walking tour. After World War II, Berlin changed from the capital city of Nazi Germany into the pivotal city in a struggle to control war-torn Europe. Retrace the trail of the “death strip” and the Berlin Wall. Visit some of Berlin’s most popular Cold War attractions, like the Berlin Wall Memorial, Brandenburg Gate, underground "ghost stations," and more. Learn about the history of Berlin, from its founding to this divided city of the Cold War.
Make the most of your time in Germany and take the opportunity to see beyond Berlin during this full-day walking tour of Brandenburg. There’s no need to tackle public transport alone, as a tour assistant will help you reach Brandenburg by train. There, explore the city with your local guide, learning about the city sights along the way.
Berlin Local Guide offers you the opportunity to learn about the history of Berlin, through its streets, monuments and original settings.
From its origins, we will begin a journey through time remembering its Prussian past and analyzing the different eras and events that have marked the German capital until today. A contact with the city that was the protagonist of exception during the Weimar Republic, in the 2 World Wars, in the 12 years of Nazism and hot spot of the Cold War.
But not only man lives in history ... art, music, gastronomy, architecture, and the day-to-day life of this capital will help us understand the idiosyncrasies of Berlin and Berliners.
Get out of Berlin for the day by taking this 6-hour day trip from Berlin to picturesque Potsdam. Drink in the sights of the baroque palaces, placid lakes, manicured gardens and spouting water fountains of this UNESCO World Heritage-listed spot. Let your guide steep you in the history of the place regaling you with tales from centuries ago all the way up the Cold War.
Our 3 week Eastern Europe small group tour from Berlin to the Balkans is the perfect adventure if you’re looking for a mix of well-known tourist cities and hidden gems. You’ll explore cosmopolitan capitals like Prague, Vienna and and Budapest, as well as fascinating cities like Sarajevo and UNESCO world heritage sights like Kotor. Travel by train and bus along this popular route:
Berlin, Prague, Vienna, Budapest, Belgrade, Sarajevo, Mostar, Kotor, Dubrovnik, Split.
You’ll be travelling with other like minded travelers in a small group of up to 20 people as well as your dedicated tour leader.
Throughout the trip we’ll hang out as a group at least once in each city for drinks – you’ll be travelling with other like minded travellers, as well as your dedicated tour leader.
Relieve yourself of the bustle of Berlin for at least a half of a day by heading to enchanting and picturesque Potsdam on this 6-hour guided tour by train. Engulf yourself in the charm of this city by strolling around the red-brick-clad Dutch Quarter, the plus-sized palaces, the eye-pleasing lakes and the manicured leafy gardens. Learn about the long history of Potsdam from your guide, stretching from centuries ago all the way up to the Cold War.
Our 8 day Europe tour along the Iron Curtain is the perfect adventure if you’re looking to explore four of Central Europe’s most famous tourist cities. Travel by rail along this popular route:
Berlin, Prague, Vienna, Budapest.
You’ll be travelling with other like minded travelers in a small group of up to 20 people as well as your dedicated tour leader.
Throughout the trip we’ll hang out as a group at least once in each city for drinks – you’ll be travelling with other like minded travelers, as well as your dedicated tour leader.
Make a sobering visit to the Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp near Berlin on this 6-hour private tour. Discover the history of this model concentration camp using the expertise of historian and former British military attaché in Berlin, Nigel Dunkley, who created the tour. Explore the site’s cells, execution grounds, hospital and more with your guide, learning about the camp’s unique design and role in the events of World War II. Your visit also includes hotel pickup and drop-off.
With its parks, museums, and the palace of Sanssouci, the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Potsdam is a perfect day trip from Berlin—it's just 18 miles (30 kilometers) from the German capital, on the Havel River.
Get to know Potsdam on this comprehensive private day tour from Berlin. With a guide following a thoughtful itinerary, stroll through the Dutch Quarter, see the Sanssouci Palace, and hit all of the other major attractions. Listen to your guide's commentary on the local history, tailored to your group's interests.
Immerse yourself in the Cold War history of Berlin during this private, customizable walking tour. Learn from a passionate local historian about this once-divided city as you explore landmarks such as Bernauer Strasse, the former East German ‘Tränenpalast,’ and Hauptbahnof (Berlin’s central station).
Escape the busy city of Berlin and take a day trip to see the beautiful palaces and gardens of Potsdam. This region was once home to the Prussian royal dynasty and was not harmed during the atrocities of World War II. Visit many of the city’s important landmarks like Cecilienhof Palace, the Bridge of Spies, and Sanssouci Palace and learn about the history of the city on this private excursion.
In this marvellous city we can learn all about the fascinating story of Frederick II, otherwise known as Frederick “the Great.” This ruler was a passionate lover of the arts and culture, and thus he made great efforts to beautify the city of Potsdam with manifold palaces and gardens, some of which seem to belong among the pages of a fairy tale.
Potsdam’s more recent history is also a matter of interest: on this tour we invite you to cross the bridge where the CIA and KGB spies used to exchange confidential information during the Cold War. We will also pass by the palace where Stalin himself met with Winston Churchill and Harry S. Truman in order to divide Germany, an event that would bring danger and drama to the lives of many.
Delve deep into the Dutch Quarter and explore the Sanssouci, as well as a handful of other breathtaking palaces. All of these regal constructions were residences of the Hohenzollern dynasty in days long gone.
Get the most out of your visit to Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp by visiting alongside a guide trained and licensed by the Camp’s Memorial Foundation. Learn more about the concentration camp than you would if exploring independently.
See the Berlin most tourists don't get the chance to see on this action-packed guided tour of Berlin. Explore the hidden courtyards of Mitte. Head up the hill to Prenzlauer Berg, once a pioneering hipster neighborhood and today a zone occupied by up-and-coming artistic couples with children. Then head over to Friedrichshain, an area 'behind the Wall' before 1989 and that flourished in the 1990s with a Bohemian spirit. Then cross the river over to ethnically diverse Kreuzberg, today a swath of the city made up of artists and Turkish immigrants.
The Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp north of Berlin existed from July 12, 1936 until the end of World War II and was used as a model for other camps.
As licensed guides of the Concentration Camp Memorial of Sachsenhausen, we will guide you through the historical buildings and the informative exhibition, and answer all your questions about this terrible place.
Highly educated, professional licensed guides lead you through Sachsenhausen former concentration camp providing important detailed information, the tragic history of courageous men and women, and stories of life within the interment site.
Your excursion to the concentration camp near Berlin will take you through the Jewish Barracks, the Appelplatz roll call area, the prison, the pathology and hospital buildings as well as Station Z.
Discover Berlin as the center of the Cold War on this private historical walking tour. After World War II, Berlin became the pivotal city in a struggle to control war-torn Europe. Retrace the trail of the “death strip” and the Berlin Wall. Visit some of Berlin’s relevant Cold War locations, like the Berlin Wall Memorial on Bernauer Strasse, Gethsemane Church, Bornholmer Strasse and much more. Learn about the history of Berlin, from its founding to a divided city of the Cold War.
Discover Sachsenhausen, one of the first concentration camps established by Nazi Germany’s Third Reich, on this private tour from Berlin. Listen as an expert historian details the facts surrounding Sachsenhausen's creation, as well as a timeline of the atrocities that took place here. Today, this entire location serves as a national memorial to the prisoners who lived and died within its walls. Learn about Germany during the days of the Third Reich and explore the various locations inside the camp, like the command headquarters, execution trench, and more.
See the best of Berlin alongside a private guide during this half-day excursion and cover more ground than you could alone without the stress of navigation. Unlike other city tours, you can also opt for a combination of walking and public transport or take advantage of convenient private transportation, ideal for time-pressed travelers. Plus, start times can be adapted to fit your schedule.