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Berlin: East Berlin History Walking Tour

Activity provider: Berlins Taiga

Berlin: East Berlin History Walking Tour

Activity provider: Berlins Taiga

From US$ 157.05 per group up to 15

Enjoy a 2-hour Berlin walking tour through East Berlin, seeing the urban development in socialist East Berlin. Walk along the prestigious Karl Marx Boulevard (former Stalin Boulevard) to Alexanderplatz.

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Duration 2 hours
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Wheelchair accessible
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  • Visit the prestigious socialist boulevard of Karl Marx Allee
  • Have a look at Kino International, Café Moscow, and other highlights of Socialist architecture
  • Enjoy a tour with a local guide who was born in socialist East Germany
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Discover the intriguing architecture of socialist East Berlin from the Stalinallee of the 1950s to the Karl-Marx-Allee of the 1960s, to the modern Alexanderplatz square of the 1970s. Follow a magnificent route through the buildings built upon the ruins of war-torn Berlin. The tour starts at Frankfurter Gate with its two impressive towers, highlighting the beginning of Stalin Boulevard. At Strausberger Platz the neo-classical Socialist architecture is followed by Socialist Modernism. The Alexanderplatz square once was the Socialist city center of East Berlin. The tour ends at the World Clock at Alexanderplatz.

  • Tour guide
  • Ticket for public transportation
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Tips (optional)
Covid-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Frankfurter Tor (subway station Frankfurter Tor) - Corner Warschauer Straße / Karl-Marx-Allee at the Südturm (south tower).

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April 22, 2019

Product ID: 200734