Explore the rise and fall of Nazi Germany in Berlin and learn about the events that catapulted Hitler to power. Discover the stories of the Nazi, Gestapo, and SS within the Reich as you learn about Berlin under siege and the darkest details of WW2.
What to Expect
Learn the secrets of one of the most defining stories of the 20th century as you explore Berlin locations closely tied to Hitler and the Third Reich. During the 4-hour walking tour, authoritative guides who have made this one of the world's most highly regarded tours on the subject provide a fascinating commentary.
Starting in the heart of West Berlin in front of the cragged spire of the bombed-out Memorial Church, hear about the ferocity of the Allied bombing campaign and the defense of the Nazi Reich capital. See the Cross of Coventry and the Madonna of Stalingrad, and learn about the experiences of those caught in the onslaught of the Soviet forces
You will visit the remains of Goering's Air Defence Ministry, where the Luftwaffe coordinated the Battle of Britain. Go to the site of Goebbels' Propaganda Ministry, and see the ruins of Himmler's SS and Gestapo HQs. Take a stroll down the imaginary north-south axis of "Germania," as designed by Albert Speer, from the towering Great Hall to the monumental arch.
Visit the site of Hitler's New Reichs Chancellery, the seat of power of Nazi held Europe, and the exact location of the Führer’s Bunker. Your guide will provide a step-by-step account of Hitler's suicide, the last days spent in the bunker, and the fate of his remains. Finally, follow the route of the Soviet attack towards the final battlefield of the Reichstag, and stop before the Soviet Memorial, flanked with T34 Tanks and Red Army Howitzers.
What's Not Included
- Public Transportation tickets
Know Before You Go
• The tour operates rain or shine