Hop-on hop-off tour

Berlin: 48-Hour Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour & Madame Tussauds

4.3 / 5

4 reviews

Activity provider: Big Bus Tours Berlin

Berlin: 48-Hour Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour & Madame Tussauds

Activity provider: Big Bus Tours Berlin

From US$ 70.19 per person

Hop on board a sightseeing tour of Germany's capital with live commentary. Discover Berlin's distinctive landmarks and delve into its fascinating history. Get up close and personal with over 120 lifelike wax figures of celebrities at Madame Tussauds.

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Duration 2 days
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Audio guide included
French, German, Italian, Spanish, Russian, Portuguese, Chinese, English
Wheelchair accessible


  • Explore Berlin’s famous landmarks on a hop-on hop-off sightseeing tour
  • Enjoy entertaining live commentary in English or recorded commentary, available in 8 languages
  • Rub shoulders with your favorite stars and immerse yourself in the interactive sets at Madame Tussauds
Full description
With magnificent views and live commentary from an open-top bus, a hop-on hop-off sightseeing tour is the perfect introduction to this fascinating city. This carefully designed tour takes you to Berlin's major landmarks and sights. From the moment the bus departs, you will begin to understand the many facets of the German capital, how it is filled with contradictions and endless surprises. You’ll have the choice of a recorded commentary, available in 8 languages, or an entertaining live commentary in English on the red and blue routes. If you want to explore by foot, take advantage of the included walking tour from Brandenburger Gate to Checkpoint Charlie with highlights including the Holocaust Memorial, Hitler’s Bunker, and captivating stories of divided Berlin.  Afterwards, you can enter the star-studded world of Madame Tussauds Berlin and experience your wow moments at this interactive exhibition of fascinating waxwork figures in immersive sets.
  • 2-day hop-on hop-off bus ticket across 2 routes and 20 key stops in the city
  • Entry to Madame Tussauds
  • Free walking tour departing every day from Brandenburg Gate
  • Choose from a live English speaking guide or recorded commentary in 8 different languages
  • Free wifi on-board every bus
  • Timing: red route is 2 hours, blue route is 40 minutes
  • Stops:
  • Red route: Ku’Damm, KaDeWe Department Store, Lützowplatz, Potsdamer Platz, Topography of Terror, Checkpoint Charlie, Gendarmenmarkt, Alexanderplatz, Alexa Shopping Centre, Neptune Fountain, Museum Island, Madame Tussauds, Brandenburg Gate, Reichstag, Central Station, Bellevue Palace, Victory Column
  • Blue route: Alexanderplatz, Karl-Marx-Allee, East Side Gallery, Ostbahnhof
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities

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Meeting point

Please redeem the voucher with any Big Bus representatives prior to boarding at any stop. Recommended stop to board the bus: Stop 1 - Ku'Damm (Kurfürstendamm 10 - Breitscheidplatz (next to pedestrian crossing)

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Important information

Not allowed

  • Luggage or large bags
  • Pets (assistance dogs allowed)

Know before you go

  • Buses depart every 15-20 minutes: please note, you might have to wait at some of the bus stops depending on traffic
  • Children have to be accompanied by a responsible adult
  • Madame Tussauds is closed on 24 December
  • Please present your online voucher/QR Code via your mobile device at one one of the Big Bus Stops to the driver on board or a member of staff, they will be able to activate your ticket: then you can board directly
  • Make sure to redeem your ticket with a Big Bus staff prior to visiting the Madame Tussauds
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.3 /5

based on 4 reviews

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The tour was well looked after, the staff was very friendly, but weir better if you would least use staff with German knowledge at the meeting point. What I would like to thank you on the first day, I lost the tickets I could continue with onlein Ticket Thank you again ..... the price is a little more expensive 40 € per person weir attached

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