Private Berlin Tour: Visit WWII and Cold War Landmarks with Local Expert Guide
6 Ratings
Uncover Berlin's dark secrets on a private 4-hour tour with a local expert guide. Visit WWII and Cold War landmarks, taste Currywurst, and explore the vibrant neighborhood of Mitte.
Duration: 4 hours
Cancellation: 1 day learn more
  • Berlin - Meet your private guide on Oranienburger Strasse in West Berlin and start exploring the city at your own tempo. Pass by the New Synagogue, pausing to admire and take a picture of striking Moorish architecture, after that walk to the nearby Palace of Tears, a former border point between East and West Berlin. Uncover all the secrets about the divided city during the Cold War years as you explore the exhibition and hear the harrowing tales of how residents attempted to flee from Russian occupied East Berlin into Allied occupied West Berlin.

At any time you will be able to take photos of the sights like grand Brandenburg Gate, one of the city’s most significant historic monuments, and wander around the moving Holocaust Memorial, a reminder of the city’s dark past. A visit to Hitler’s bunker will give you more information about Berlin’s WWII history and the rise of the Nazi party.

What's Included
  • Iconic places for photoshoot
  • Must see and off the beaten path
  • Multiple start times available
  • German traditional snack - Currywurst
  • Customizable itinerary
  • Private walking tour
  • Expert advice where to go and what to do after the tour
  • Private local guide
  • All fees and/or taxes
What's Not Included
  • Extra food and drinks
Additional Information

Embark on a private 4-hour exploration of Berlin, diving into its history and its contemporary wonders. Uncover the city’s grim past with visits to renowned landmarks such as the Brandenburg Gate, the Holocaust Memorial, and Hitler’s Bunker. Stroll through the bustling neighborhood of Mitte and delight in impressive architectural spectacles such as Museum Island and the Gendarmenmarkt. Don’t miss the chance to savor a mouth-watering Currywurst. Experience the captivating heritage and charm of Germany.

• Embark on a private, 4-hour journey through Berlin’s history and present
• Learn about Berlin’s World War II and Cold War era from a historical connoisseur
• Explore iconic landmarks like the Brandenburg Gate, the Holocaust Memorial, the Palace of Tears, and Hitler’s Bunker
• Satisfy your palate with a delectable Currywurst, Berlin’s iconic street food
• Absorb the architectural marvels of Museum Island and the Gendarmenmarkt
• Visit underrated attractions and local favorites in Mitte
• Customize this private walking tour to match your preferences and enjoy personal guidance from your tour guide

Oranienburger Str. 28-30
Oranienburger Straße
Meet your guide at Oranienburger Strasse 28-30, in front of "The New Synagogue" (There's massive iron gate in front)
Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

Customer Ratings
(6 Ratings)
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Nov 7, 2023
A Lovely Berlin Tour! - A great tour with a great tour guide! We had ours at night but it's better to book this earlier in the day. It was freezing but was still a great time and our guide was very informed.
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Jul 30, 2023
Fun and engaging - Our tour guide was fantastic. The sights were amazing and the history was very interesting. Private yours make interactions with your guide so much easier and it makes the experience even better.
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Jul 16, 2023
Amazing Tour with Eleni - Eleni is an awesome tour guide! She made our tour interesting and very informative and at our pace. Didnt have the feel to rush. She even helped us with things to do in Berlin even after the tour has ended! Recommendations of restaurants, train routes and timetable! Soo amazing! Thanks Eleni! Will surely recommend Eleni and this tour whenever you’re in Berlin!
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Jul 3, 2023
Excellent Tour of Berlin’s Rich History with Lucian - Lucian was amazing. He is so knowledgeable and spent extra time with us even though your technically should have ended. He’s so pleasant and my son and highly recommend him !
Review provided by Viator
Sep 25, 2022
Very informative tour - Lucian was an excellent guide. He was very knowledgeable. He was also very personable and friendly. He was accommodating and was willing to stop for breaks whenever we needed to. I would highly recommend Lucian to anyone wanting to do this tour.
Review provided by Viator
Jul 21, 2022
You must do this tour!! - Lucian was an excellent and friendly guide. Very knowledgeable and enthusiastic about German Cold War and WWII history. I did this tour as an introduction to Berlin, as it was my first time to visit the city. I would highly recommend it and request Lucian as your guide!
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up to 8 guests
May 2024