Guided tour

Berlin: City Highlights and Cold War Walking Tours

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Activity provider: Vox City Walks

Berlin: City Highlights and Cold War Walking Tours

Activity provider: Vox City Walks

From US$ 21.57 per person

Discover Berlin’s rich history through its most menacing and magnificent landmarks on our epic walking tours by day or evening with a flexible ticket!

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Duration 2 hours
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Live tour guide
English, German


  • Join 2 guided and 6 self-guided walking tours to discover the best of Berlin
  • Hear the stories about Checkpoint Charlie and the Berlin Wall
  • Stroll pass the site of Hitler’s bunker and learn about Nazi Germany
  • Discover Museum Island, the Lustgarten, and the tallest building in Berlin
  • Use an app for self-guided routes and an audio guide in multiple languages
Full description
Our Berlin guided walking tours will introduce you to its most famous (and infamous) landmarks. After discovering its architectural and historical highlights, you’ll deep dive into 20th-century Berlin, reliving the city’s pivotal moments in more recent years. If you don't have time to join our day tour and evening tour on the same day, don't worry! Your ticket is flexible from the first use. These fascinating walking tours piece together Berlin’s perilous past by guiding you through those places that changed the course of history. Use the free Vox City app (included in your ticket) to discover more of Berlin and its incredible history. Historic Berlin includes: Gendarmenmarkt Hausvogteiplatz Friedrichswerder Church DDR Museum Museum Island Marx and Engels Forum Alexander Platz Berlin Television Tower Traces of the Cold War includes: Potsdamer Platz Holocaust Memorial Brandenburg Gate French cathedral Topography of Terror Pariser Platz Konzerthaus Berlin The German Church Rausch Chocolate House Main sights in Berlin self-guided routes: Great wall Reichstag Checkpoint Charlie Pergamon Museum Berliner Dom Soviet War Memorial St. George and the Dragon statue St. Mary's Church Marienviertel and Potsdam: Friendship Island Potsdam city Palace Unity Square Barberini palace City canal St. Nicolas Church Old guard house Luisenplatz ...and many more!
  • Historic Berlin’ walking tour
  • Traces of the Cold War’ walking tour
  • Sightseeing app with 6 self-guided walking tours
  • German, English, French, Spanish and Italian audio commentary
  • Transportation
  • Entry to attractions
  • Food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

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Meeting point

All joining points for the tour will be listed for you in the app. Alternatively, you can meet your guide at the main meeting point located outside of Gendarmenmarkt (10117 Berlin, Germany), where both guided routes depart.

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What to bring

  • Headphones
  • Charged Smartphone
Customer reviews

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It was nice

October 9, 2022

Thoroughly enjoyed it. The guide had enormous knowledge, explained it in a way that was easy to understand... Can only recommend it, thanks.

May 16, 2022

The guide was amazing!! he showed us the history of berlin in such a compelling way! Berlin has so much history, the vox city app with the self guided itineraries was a great addition to explore more after our tours! totally recommend!

April 27, 2022

Product ID: 401971