Explore the one-time seat of the Prussian kings on this private half-day walking tour of Potsdam, including the magnificent Sanssouci Palace. Follow your guide around the historic center of Potsdam, stopping to snap photos of the Brandenburg Gate; stroll around the opulent City Palace and admire the red-brick buildings of the Dutch quarter. Then, marvel over the UNESCO-listed wonder of Sanssouci Palace, and explore the palace gardens, the Chinese Tea House and the tomb of Prussian King Frederic the Great.
Explore Potsdam on this morning tour and discover the Brandenburg town of gardens and royalty with a local guide. Taking in sights of major palaces such as Sanssouci, New Palace, and Schloss Cecilienhof as well as the baroque old town, the tour showcases the most interesting corners of the city as tales of Potsdam’s bygone kings ring in your ears. If you travel in the summer months, the tour also includes a ticket for a Potsdam hop-on hop-off bus tour.
Explore the most popular places in Potsdam on this scenic hop-on hop-off bus tour. Visit many of Potsdam’s top attractions—like Sanssouci Palace, Cecilienhof, the Orangerie, and Potsdam's Gardens to name a few. Select a 1-day pass, then board at any of the stops and get to know the city in custom fashion, with live on-board commentary in English and German. Audio guides in French, Spanish, Italian and Russian are also available.
See Potsdam’s Old Town, one of the most beautiful baroque centers in all of Europe, at your own pace with this affordable walking tour.
• Stand in the shadows of three of the old city gates and learn about the city’s Jewish community
• Hear from producer Jo Eckardt, owner and founder of A Friend in Berlin tour company
• Do it all in 75 minutes or linger at stops along the way with complete control over when you start and finish
• Get unlimited use before your booking date and after it
• Use the virtual tour option at home
Once you’ve booked, you’ll receive a ticket with instructions and a unique code listed under “Before You Go”. Then simply install the VoiceMap app and enter your code.
The app displays directions to the starting point, and when you’re in the right place, just pop in your headphones and tap start. VoiceMap has automatic GPS playback, with turn-by-turn directions. It also works offline.
Welcome to Potsdam, known as a garden wonderland within Germany. Its stunning palaces and parks are the reason why it became a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Besides being an incredibly charming city, it is brimming with an equally interesting history. Prussian kings and the German Kaiser utilized the city as their main residence. Most of its architecture was built during this time, giving the city its historic charm. Explore the Sanssouci Palace, the summer palace of Frederick the Great, the king of Prussia.
Join us for a walk to discover more about the history of the city and leave with a sense of wonder.
You will learn about:
Since the Bronze Age
The great migrations of the Germanic peoples
Thirty Years' War
Kingdom of Prussia
Frederick the Great
Province of Brandenburg
Take your understanding of Potsdam and the Cold War to the next level, with a tour led by a Potsdam local, who was born in the town. As you ride by vintage Russian minibus, you’ll hear the history of the city, learning about its role as a Soviet base and hearing about the Potsdam Conference of 1945. Even better: The tour is private, so you have the guide all to yourself.
Gain new insight into the harrowing story of Germany, World War II and the Holocaust during this full-day private shore excursion to Berlin and Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp. Discover stories of life, death and survival at the solemn memorial site of Sachsenhausen, learning about this Third Reich prison camp and its role in Nazi-era Germany. After lunch, explore Berlin landmarks including the Holocaust Memorial, the former site of Hitler’s bunker and the one-time headquarters of the SS and Gestapo. A private guide and vehicle, plus round-trip port transport, are included.
Discover the former Prussian residence city of Potsdam with a comfortable and convenient bus tour.
Begin your discovery of this fascinating city at either Potsdam Central Station or one of 16 convenient hop-on hop-off points. Settle into a seat on the top deck and enjoy informative audio commentary via your personal headphones. You can choose among five languages - English, German, French, Italian and Spanish.
Enjoy the full 100-minute round trip in one go, or jump on and off throughout the day, the choice is yours.
See the marvellous Sanssouci Palace, the Dutch Quarter, Glienicke Bridge, the Russian Colony Alexandrovka and much more with a flexible bus tour past all the key Potsdam sights. You'll discover famous sites like the Neues Palais and Cecilienhof. Come and go from the bus as you like. Walk in the tranquil gardens of Sanssouci Park, or hit the stores on Potsdam's shopping mile.
Large parts of the city of Potsdam were once a restricted area - no Potsdamers or visitors had access. Enjoy a private walking tour with a real "Potsdamer". Learn more about the fascinating Soviet secrets of Potsdam. Hear about the Allies’ Potsdam Conference in the summer of 1945, the KGB activities in Soviet Potsdam, the life in the Forbidden City and the world-famous Bridge of Spies.
See the best of Potsdam’s historical landmarks, all in just a few hours: this private walking tour makes it easy to explore the city. Pick from multiple daily tour times, and meet your guide at the first stop—the UNESCO-listed Sanssouci Palace, built by Frederick the Great and whose grounds you’ll explore. As you continue on foot, you’ll admire several other palaces, centuries-old monuments, and other key sights.
This shore excursion combines our classic All-in-One Best of Berlin trip with a brief visit to the largest concentration camp near Berlin: Sachsenhausen.
We will pick you up directly at your cruise ship docking in Warnemünde or Rostock, and bring you to Berlin in a modern, air-conditioned vehicle. In Berlin you will meet your professional tour guide who will show you the highlights of the city and then take you to the Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp Memorial for a brief visit.
Please be aware, the Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp Memorial is roughly a one hour drive from Berlin, so there is more time spent on the bus on this tour than our regular Berlin shore excursion.
All of our experiences are adjusted to each ship’s docking times and start promptly after your vessel’s arrival, returning with plenty of time to spare before departure. We have been organizing shore excursions for nearly a decade and have never missed a ship’s departure.
As a native of Potsdam, your guide and driver ensures an authentic experience. The extraordinary sightseeing tour to the highlights of Potsdam takes place with the vintage "Buchanka". Ideal for everyone who wants to get to know Potsdam compactly, intensively and comfortably.
The Potsdam Conference of the Big 3 in summer 1945 had a huge impact on the global post-war order. This private tour in an original Soviet minibus heads for all the relavant sites of the Potsdam Conference, including the conference venue and the residences of the 3 heads of state. Your private guide and driver is Holger, Potsdam-born tourism manager, history lover and licensed tour guide.
Explore Potsdam’s Soviet history on this guided walking tour. See the city’s historic center, learn about Potsdam’s role as one of the largest Soviet bases in East Germany, and visit landmarks like the legendary Bridge of Spies, the once restricted area that housed the KGB’s headquarters, and the castle where Stalin, Churchill, and Truman negotiated the end of World War II.
This Experience is provided by a private local.
You only have an hour to fall in love with Potsdam? Challenge accepted!
Discover Potsdam during a short but sweet excursion during which you will learn the most intriguing facts about the history, the local lifestyle, and the contemporary transformation of the city. We will meet next to Brandenburg Gate and start our walk through the vibrant Potsdam.
By seeing Potsdam through the eyes of a local, discover what everyday life looks like and find out where the city gets its characteristic ambience from.
While walking through Potsdam you will discover its parks, monuments, and historical architecture with a local, so this is also your chance to get insider tips about the best cafes, restaurants, and bars to visit during your time here, and find out how to make the most out of your visit.
This is the perfect Experience for someone visiting the city for the first time or for someone that wants to rediscover it!
This Experience is provided by a private local.
The group is up to 8 people.
Discover the historical side of Potsdam with a passionate local who wants to share all the historical and fun facts about Potsdam
Our excursion starts at the New Palance, situated on the western side of the Sanssouci Park, you will get the first impression of this quaint and picturesque city. Learn about the various architectural styles from different time periods and learn everything about how the city has changed over time. From visiting the churches to discovering the history behind the "Ruinenberg" or even Sanssouci Palace, discover unique sites that your ordinary tourist tour won’t show you.
We always knew traveling was the best way of learning, but having a knowledgeable Local by your side to give you insider tips and share local secrets is even better!
Of course, if you want to learn about something in particular or have a special interest, just let me know and I will adjust the itinerary for you!
This Experience is provided by a private local.
The group size is up to 8 people.
Discover the most impressive buildings in Potsdam and learn about each one and its characteristics in this invigorating architectural walk.
Join me on this adventure to discover the beauty and unique characteristics of the city’s most significant buildings and get to know a bit more about the local culture in Germany from my own perspective.
During this walk, you will become better acquainted with the local architecture, while also learning about the way in which this has changed over the years, with the city becoming more modern while still keeping its unique character. You will have the opportunity to recognize among different architectural styles: Rococo, English Gothic and Roman.
While Potsdam is renowned for its scenic gardens and castles, it also played a critical role during World War II and the Cold War. Learn all about the city’s 20th-century history on this immersive walking tour. Begin at the UNESCO-listed Cecilienhof Palace: host to the Potsdam Conference that ended WWII. As you go, you’ll also discover the city’s former KGB headquarters, will see other Soviet–era landmarks, and will visit the “Bridge of Spies” where secret agents were exchanged during the Cold War.
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This experience is provided by an independent Local.
If you want to spice up your instagram feed and impress your friends with stunning shots from your travels, then you are at the right place!
Let me show you the most beautiful and impressive spots in Potsdam and guide you with some useful tips to take good pictures from your phone or camera!
Of course, while strolling through the city and taking photos of the most unique places (like Dutch Quarter or Sanssouci Palace) you will also get to know more about Potsdam and learn about its secrets from a local’s perspective.
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It is the mixture of river landscapes, lakes and numerous small canals that makes the Havel so popular with water sports enthusiasts.
Located just a few kilometers west of Berlin, it offers almost everything a water holidaymaker's heart desires over a length of 180 kilometers of river.
Here, shore leave can be ideally combined with a boat tour.
Discover Potsdam on an extensive tour by motor yacht. Enjoy the city's landmarks. Admire the city's architecture and much more. Experience the sights of the city from the water during a Havel river cruise.
Varied round tour that combines both the cultural experience of Potsdam and the natural experience of Havelland. No locks, many anchorages in nature.
Potsdam city center - Tiefensee - Kleiner and Großer Wannsee - Potsdam city center - Templinersee - Caputh with castle - Werder (Havel).
This is an exclusive tour for all the couples that want to spend a beautiful and lovely time together while exploring Postdam. The city has a lot offer. Our professional guide will walk you through some of the most beautiful places in which you'll be able to feel love in the air. What is the best place for a date? What parks are best for taking photos in nature? You'll learn this and much more during this lovely trip around Postdam. This tour is a perfect gift for birthday, marriage anniversary or for a Saint Valentine day.
Skip the taxis lines and travel comfortably by scheduling a private vehicle that can carry up to six passengers. Sit back and relax as the vehicle travels from any Potsdam center hotel to Berlin airport.
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"I was thrilled with my guide, Zenaida. From the moment we met at the train station until we separated at the New Palace, she was engaging and informative. She asked many questions to help tailor my experience, and made many recommendations for further exploration later in the day (I highly recommend the Museum Barberini)."..."
"I was thrilled with my guide, Zenaida. From the moment we met at the train station until we separated at the New Palace, she was engaging and informative. She asked many questions to help tailor my experience, and made many recommendations for further exploration later in the day (I highly recommend the Museum Barberini)."
Warnemünde Shore Excursion: Private Sachsenhausen and Berlin Tour
"This was a great third-party excursion. Our driver was courteous and on time. Our guide was knowledgeable, friendly, and helpful with our questions. The tour was informative and interesting. The drive to Berlin is long, but that's just part of the excursion."..."
"This was a great third-party excursion. Our driver was courteous and on time. Our guide was knowledgeable, friendly, and helpful with our questions. The tour was informative and interesting. The drive to Berlin is long, but that's just part of the excursion."
"This tour was so interesting! We were all fascinated by everything we learned about the Soviet History in Potsdam. We saw a former Soviet Prison, the Bridge of Spies, former KGB headquarters and much more. Our guide was really knowledgeable about the subject and brought history to life. I highly recommend this tour if you are in the Berlin area."..."
"This tour was so interesting! We were all fascinated by everything we learned about the Soviet History in Potsdam. We saw a former Soviet Prison, the Bridge of Spies, former KGB headquarters and much more. Our guide was really knowledgeable about the subject and brought history to life. I highly recommend this tour if you are in the Berlin area."