Learn more about the final Battle for Berlin in World War II, Soviet Berlin, the Cold War, the Berlin Wall, and urban development in Communist Berlin.Immerse yourself in the life of the former socialist metropolis of East Berlin. We start in Berlin-Mitte at Berlin Central Station to explore the beginnings of Soviet Berlin. Subsequently, you will see the most prestigious projects of socialist urban development in Berlin. For the Soviet Union, East Berlin was the socialist outpost in the heart of Europe. The impressive Soviet War Memorials underline why Berlin was so important to the Soviets. On this special tour, you will pass by some of Berlin’s most famous sights and you will learn about their Soviet history.★ 4h walking tour through East Berlin
Get a great introduction to modern Berlin on this half-day walking tour of four different districts. Discover formerly run-down neighborhoods like Mitte, Kreuzberg and Prenzlauer Berg where immigrant, alternative and corporate cultures thrive amid a gentrified urban landscape that continually transforms. Visit the Kulturbrauerei (Culture Brewery) and see the East Side Gallery of the Berlin Wall with your knowledgeable local guide. You’ll learn about the diverse cultural and political influences on Germany’s capital since the unification of this once-divided city.
Sie wollen bei Ihrem Aufenthalt in Berlin die Schoenheiten der Stadt entdecken? Dann nutzen Sie dafuer das Erlebnis 'Nordic Walking Stadtfuehrung Berlin' von Jochen Schweizer. Zu Fuss die Stadt erobern! Wenn Sie sich fuer eine Nordic Walking Tour durch Berlin entscheiden, werden Sie dank des ortskúndigen Guides Attraktionen entdecken, die Ihnen bei der Stadtrundfahrt mit dem Bus vorenthalten bleiben. Es stehen Ihnen drei interessante Routen zur Wahl, bei denen Sie viele Informationen ueber die einzelnen Sehenswuerdigkeiten bekommen. Zum Ab schluss gibt es noch ein Erinnerungsfoto, das Ihnen per Post zugestellt wird.DE,Berlin,Berlin-Mitte,10117;
Uncover Berlin's past and present on this enlightening 4-hour walking tour through Mitte, the city’s historic center. Walk along the Berlin Wall, stroll down Unter den Linden to Brandenburg Gate, see the Reichstag and Holocaust Memorial, hear the story behind Checkpoint Charlie and learn about the Topography of Terror museum. Listen as your guide ties important monuments, buildings and memorials to the city’s complex Prussian, Imperial, Nazi and Cold War past, weaving history into a detailed narrative. Compare these historical sights with modern marvels such as Potsdamer Platz and Friedrichstrasse.
Join Birchy or one of our expert guides on a private tour of the key-sites related to the Berlin Wall and Cold War Berlin. Learning the when, why, how of the Berlin Wall explore the incredible Berlin Wall Memorial, with the complete death-strip preserved and partially reconstructed. Unique even prior to the memorialization that occurred after the wall fell, it was the scene of incredible escapes and tragic loss of life.From the Wall Memorial we will head to part of Mitte where the Berlin Wall bounded the American Sector to the South and as well as the British Sector to the west. There we will see the Check Point Charlie (the most famous of all the crossing points between West and East), the immense former House of Ministries buildings (and one of the very few surviving Nazi ministry buildings) and from there head to the last surviving of the BT - variant Watchtower (which we can actually ascend). The tour finishes at Potsdamer Platz, once one of the busiest city intersections in Europe it was decimated by the end of the Second World War and what remained was further erased due to the construction of the Wall and the development of the death-strip. Now a bustling commercial and entertainment district it is a stark symbol of how a city can rebound from what was a social catastrophe if there ever was one.This is a Walking Tour Pickups are on foot