Berlin 1-Hour Guided Tour of the Historic Center
History & heritage tours

Berlin 1-Hour Guided Tour of the Historic Center

Availability: Everyday
Duration: 1 hour
Language: English , German
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Discover the highlights of Berlin in a 1-hour city walk
  • Learn about the history and culture of the Historic Center
  • Stroll down the famous Unter den Linden boulevard
  • Get a stunning view of Alexanderplatz from Berlin Palace
  • Follow the remaining traces of the Berlin Wall and learn more about life and suffering in a divided city
What to expect

Go on a 1-hour walk with a local guide to see the main attractions of Berlin's historic center. Learn interesting historical facts and amusing anecdotes, laced with the traditional humor of the people of Berlin.

Set off from the Brandenburg Gate and stroll down the famous Unter den Linden, named after the linden trees that line the grassed pedestrian mall and broad carriageways on each side. Stop outside the Prussian State Library and Humboldt University, considered one of the finest in Europe and where Marx and Einstein once studied. Enter the Bebelplatz and see the State Opera building and dome of St. Hedwig's Cathedral.

Then, go to the former winter residence of the German Emperors and enjoy a stunning view of Alexanderplatz and the Fernsehturm (TV Tower) from Berlin Palace.

The stops on the Tour of the Historic Center are:

  • Reichstag + Chancellery
  • Brandenburg Gate + messages + Adlon
  • Holocaust Memorial + + Tiergarten Victory Column
  • Potsdamer Platz Sony Center +
  • Federal + wall + Nazibauten at Wilhelmstrasse
  • Checkpoint Charly
  • Gendarmenmarkt incl. German and French Cathedral and Concert House
  • Bebelplatz incl. Hotel de Rome, St. Hedwig's Kathetrahle, opera and Humboldt University
  • The Prussian magnificent buildings along the boulevard "Unter den Linden"
  • Television Tower + City Palace + Berlin Cathedral Museum Island + + Nikolauviertel, the cradle of Berlin.
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What's included
  • 1-hour walking tour
  • Experienced guide
What's not included
  • Food and drinks
  • Transport
Reduced price
  • Children (ages 6-11): reduced
  • Youth (ages12-17): reduced
Where

Unter den Linden 77, 10117 Berlin, Germany

Meeting point:

Come to the front of the main entrance at the Hotel Adlon

What to remember
  • Tours run in all weather conditions and on public holidays
  • Expect to walk approximately 3 kilometers on the tour
  • Please wear comfortable shoes and bring your camera and water, if you like
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When
  • Two daily tours at 8.30 am and 5.30 pm
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Provider
TourguideMe UG (haftungsbeschränkt)
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

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