Berlin 2-Hour Tour: Alexanderplatz to Gendarmenmarkt

Berlin 2-Hour Tour: Alexanderplatz to Gendarmenmarkt

From $121 Per group up to 10

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Key Details
Duration
2 hours
Mobile Voucher Accepted
Live Guide
English, German

Pick-up service

Pick-up is possible at your hotel in Berlin or at an alternative meeting point. Please specify your preferred starting point.

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What You'll Do
  • Get to know the center of Berlin from a new perspective
  • Discover the oldest wall in Berlin – the medieval town wall in the Klosterviertel
  • See the oldest restaurant and the oldest bridge in Berlin as well as the ruins of the Cloister Church and the Parochial Church
  • Listen to the personal story of an attempted escape from the GDR
  • See the courthouse in Art Nouveau style
  • Stroll through the Nikolaiviertel to the palace construction site
  • See the old and new government buildings – the GDR State Council and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  • Learn about the exciting press conference by Günther Schabowski
  • Visit the famous Alexanderplatz and the beautiful Gendarmenmarkt
Overview
Discover Berlin on this private 2-hour guided tour. See the contrast between past and present, between the old St. Nicholas' Church and the new housing projects. Learn interesting facts about the history of the German capital with your personal guide.
What to Expect
Experience a personal tour of Berlin and let yourself be transported back in time by stories surrounding the Berlin Wall. Alexanderplatz is at the heart of the modern eastern city. In the nearby area you can admire the oldest parts of Berlin, the medieval town wall, the ruins of the Cloister Church, the Parochial Church, Nikolaiviertel, and the Jungfern Bridge.

Then witness the contrast with the modern buildings of the new Dutch embassy, the new urban housing projects, and two highly attractive town squares, Hausvogteiplatz and Gendarmenmarkt. See the court buildings where in 1984 your tour guide stood trial at the age of 18 for attempting to escape from the GDR and was sentenced to 12 months in prison. Visit the location of the legendary 1989 press conference and discover interesting facts about the importance of these places in the GDR.

You can combine this tour with any other tours or you can visit other sights according to your personal interests, such as the Berlin Cathedral, Museum Island, or the Panorama Café of the Park Inn Hotel.
What's Included
  • 2-hour walking tour
  • Tour guide
What's Not Included
  • Public transport ticket
  • Entrance fees
  • Meals and drinks
Meeting Point

World Time Clock at Alexanderplatz, Berlin or pick up from your hotel (Open in Google Maps)

From $121 Per group up to 10

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