Our most recommended things to do in Germany
1. Groups Only: Heidelberg Castle Tour with the Nightwatchman
In past centuries, the walls of Heidelberg Castle learned many dark secrets of their inhabitants and heard of murder, intrigue, and unholy connections. The chattering night watch of the Dukes Palace invites you on a tour around the castle and gardens and tells you everything about these gruesome legends and events. Of course, the night watchman have noticed some piquant details about state affairs and they like to dish the dirt about the dukes and their family business. Look forward to a tour with eerie legends, anecdotes, and spicy details around the long-forgotten inhabitants of the most romantic ruin in the world. Of course, the night watchman will also report bloody battles and the destruction of the castle, and if you always wanted to know what pipe smoking and bombing has to do with the finding of French uniform buttons in the vaults, then you should acompany the night watchman o...
2. Leipzig: 70-Minute Motorboat Canal Sightseeing Cruise
Begin your tour at the picturesque city harbor of Leipzig with its famous beach bar. Relax on board of a motorboat as you embark on a 70-minute sightseeing tour of Leipzig's historical and modern sights along the waterside. See the villa of the famous publishing Baedeker family who is well-known among travelers around the globe. Continue to the Palmengartenwehr, a vital part of Leipzig's public flood protection facilities. Head to the western territories, enjoy a brief moment of silence and admire the nature surrounding the area. Admire the architecture of the textile factories of the Buntgarnwerke, a former yarn mill building built in the late 19th century. It is one of the largest Wilhelminian-era industrial sites in Germany. Making our way to the Karl Heine Canals, you will explore one of the most beautiful canals in Leipzig, meandering through the old industrial d...
Sehr empfehlenswert- bequem und informativ. Ramon war unser Capitan, hat alles toll erzählt. Wir haben etwas über Geschichte der Stadt gehört und dazu hat er uns viele praktische Infos über Leipzig gegeben. Man kann sich was zu trinken auf dem Boot kaufen.
3. Berlin: ARISE Grand Show at the Friedrichstadt-Palast
Start by admiring the glitzy exterior and foyer of Berlin's most impressive theater, the Friedrichstadt-Palast. Grab a drink and then take your seat facing one of the largest stages in the world, where you will watch an enthralling story come to life. Follow the adventures of the photographer and artist Cameron as he discovers love, loss, and everything in between. This new Grand Show will spark a torrent of emotions that will tug on your heartstrings. Poignant and moving, the show overflows with hope, happiness, and the joy of living.
The New Show ARISE is not Vegas yet, but at a good way! To much "black" at the beginnen! The artistic & the costumes of the SHOW balley are great.The famos Girl row the best of the world I think. Absolutely gratis & legendary! That is Entertainment at it's best! Thank you to the staff in the whole theatre for managing & handling all the Corona - measures!
4. Lübeck: 1-Hour Splash Bus City Tour
Enjoy a unique attraction in Lübeck: Splashtour, a bus that transforms into a boat. The captain will greet you at the bus stop and take you on a journey through his hometown, mixing personal stories with historical facts to make this a truly special experience. This ride will give you a completely different view of the city. On this 1-hour tour, you'll see the most interesting and beautiful corners of the Hanseatic city. The highlight is the spectacular splash, when this bus suddenly becomes a ship and drives you along the Trave, past the picturesque skyline of Lübeck. Enjoy the live commentary in German, giving you insights on Lübeck's history, glory days, and most famous inhabitants. Travel through the Lübeck harbor and around the historic old town. From the water, you can see all main sights including the 7 towers of Lübeck, the Holsten Gate, countless bridges, the romantic garden...
It was a great experience. A one hour tour both on the ground and in the river getting to know the Lübeck city.
5. Sex and Crime in St. Pauli - tour for ages 18+
Discover Hamburg’s wild side on this sex and crime tour in the St. Pauli district. Hear interesting anecdotes and details about the lives and loves of the red light district as you visit its legendary spots.
On your tour visit the “Zur Ritze” bar and learn how it got its name. Head down to the boxing club in the basement, where Mike Tyson and the Klitschko brothers trained. Find out where the famous local boxer disappeared to and why so many celebrities come to this rustic bar.
Head to the “Olivias Wilde Jungs Stripclub,” a different type of strip club, since men are only allowed in if they dance. See how women can walk down Herbertstrasse, and learn about the Nutella gang and its rivals, the GMBH gang.
Discover who controls St. Pauli, who was the godfather in the neighborhood, and how the legal system works here. Find out if Jack the Rippe...
It was an excellent tour, very exciting and lots of interesting stories and information. Linda is an excellent guide and very friendly!
6. St. Pauli: Reeperbahn Walking Tour by Drag Queen or Local Celebrity with Drink
Discover Hamburg's iconic district of St. Pauli with a local drag queen guide. Your insightful guide will share their own unique experiences and stories about the St. Pauli district as they take you on a journey across the Reeperbahn. Find out what life was like in Hamburg’s most famous district, how it has changed, and how fascinating it is today. Hear how Germany’s most famous and colorful drag queen Olivia Jones speaks up for respect, diversity, and tolerance. Enjoy the witty remarks, quirky anecdotes, as well as a cheeky drink. This tour combines the perfect mix of information, entertainment, stops, and sights. You’ll no doubt be ready for a night out in St. Pauli once your tour ends.
7. Munich Hop-On Hop-Off Tour: 1-Day or 2-Day Ticket
Munich is a city of happy faces, plenty of sunshine, brass-band music, delicious beer, and tasty sausages. There's always plenty to see here, such as the fourth-largest chimes in the world, or the full-body relic of the Holy Munditia, the patron saint of single women. Join this hop-on hop-off city sightseeing tour of the Bavarian capital and experience the so-called village of a million! When the weather is good, the comfortable double-decker buses will have their roof open, giving you a clear view of Munich's most beautiful sights. Get to know this world-famous city at your own pace, with fascinating explanations about its history and landmarks offered on the bus in 10 different languages. See Nymphenburg Palace, Olympic Park, the English Garden, the historic Old Town, Odeonsplatz, Marienplatz, and much more as you zip around the city. There are 2 tours for you to choose from: the C...
Great way to spend a couple of hour especially if it is raining. Get off at points that interest you. Tickets valid for 24 hours. Bargain
8. Dresden: Semperoper Tickets and 45-Minute Guided Tour
Visit the Semperoper in Dresden with its long history and elegant architecture. Embark on a guided tour through this historic opera and uncover the prestige and history behind each turn.
Begin at the beautiful Semperoper in Dresden and admire the magnificent architecture in the style of the Italian Renaissance. Explore ornate rooms, reconstructed in the original style.
Discover the great acoustics in the elaborate auditorium and learn about the rich history of this grand building. Experience the atmosphere in one of the most beautiful and prestigious opera houses in the world, a truly unforgettable experience.
An important landmark that you can only fully appreciate when you have seen the inside as well as the outside and the very interesting historical context
9. St. Pauli: Reeperbahn Bars & Red Light District Walking Tour with Drink
Explore Hamburg's St. Pauli neighborhood and experience the famous Reeperbahn street and entertainment district. Listen to adult tales of sex and crime as you visit numerous pubs, theaters, and sex shops. Walk past the famous boxing and erotic bar “Zur Ritze” where Mike Tyson and the Klitschko brothers trained. You’ll also pass by the most famous side street of the Reeperbahn: the Große Freiheit. Listen to stories about the nightlife scene in the city and the famous strip clubs including the "Dollhouse" play. Learn about life in this special Kiez and its rules. Your guide will tell you both dark and funny anecdotes as you walk around, providing you with additional context and background information that you wouldn’t otherwise know. To make the tour even more special, take the opportunity to enjoy a drink with your group and guide.
10. Berlin: 1-Hour City Tour by Boat with Guaranteed Seating
If you want to see lots of things but only have a short amount of time, then this river cruise on the Spree is the ideal way to take in everything at the heart of this bustling city. Your 1-hour sightseeing tour will take you past the Reichstag (German Parliament Building), through the new Regierungsviertel (Government Quarter), all the way to the Haus der Kulturen der Welt (House of World Cultures). After turning at the Lutherbrücke (Luther Bridge), looking out at Schloss Bellevue (Bellevue Palace), the "Beamtenschlange" (civil servant housing), and the Siegessäule (Victory Column), you'll get to see the new Hauptbahnhof (Central Station), Berliner Dom (Berlin Cathedral), Museumsinsel (Museum Island), and the Nikolaiviertal, the oldest residential area in Berlin.
The meeting point was easy to find and the tour started on time. Great experience overall
For a taste of Germany's history, plan a visit to Berlin, where you can see the Brandenburg Gate. Or, visit the East Side Gallery: once a part of the Berlin Wall, it is now one of the largest open-air art galleries in the world.
As one of Germany's oldest cities, Cologne also offers examples of Germany's past. It has the advantage of being located on the shores of the Rhine River as well. Rent a bike and pedal along the river and don't forget to stop and enjoy a few of Germany's famous beers.
Prime examples of Germany's beautiful scenery can be found in Dresden along the Elbe River and Munich near the Bavarian Alps. Dresden also has some of the best museums in the world.
For first class shopping, examples of magnificent architecture, and a visit to the third largest port in the world, visit Hamburg. If it is architecture you like, Germany has over 25,000 castles and palaces. Perhaps the most famous castle in the world is Neuschwanstein, in Bavaria. This and hundreds of other German castles perch high atop mountains or sit along strategic rivers.
Germany has something for everyone: old historic cities, beautiful rivers and mountains, castles and architecture from different eras of history, and the opportunity to relax and just enjoy a beer.
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