This exciting overview of the fascinating capital of Germany will begin with your pick-up at port in a comfortable A/C bus. You can sit back and relax as you enjoy the 3 hour transfer to Berlin on the German autobahn. Upon arrival in Berlin, you will be joined by your English speaking Berlin guide and you will begin your highlights driving tour (with photo stops) of the fascinating German capital of Berlin to include such sights as the Brandenburg Gate, Charlottenburg Palace, Berlin Wall, Checkpoint Charlie and others. At the end of your guided tour, you can again relax during your 3 hour transfer back to port via A/C bus.
This guided Berlin walking tour will show you the staging ground of the military conflict between the Western world and the communist world. With your expert guide, see the Berlin Wall and hidden areas of the Death Strip, former guard towers and underground 'Ghost Stations', the Soviet Embassy and espionage points of the CIA and KGB. Learn about the leaders of East Germany, including Erich Honecker, and hear from your guide how life was like for Berlin's citizens during the almost 45 years of conflict.
Embark on a quest around Berlin by solving clues help a young man escape Germany before World War 2 begins, all on your smartphone. Unlock new WW2 stories as you discover on your own the Cathedral of St. Hedwig, Bode Museum, Monbijou Park, and more.+ Visit iconic places in Berlin from Hitler's time in power+ Discover fascinating local stories from World War 2 (WW2)+ Solve clues around Berlin and discover amazing stories & placesPlay the role of a person helping someone escape from Nazi Germany and see if you can do it. Solve a clue to reveal exact directions to your next stop on the tour, without the need of a map, GPS, or a physical guide. Each solution unlocks an interesting story and reveals Berlin's secrets. Pause the game at any time, and restart whenever you want from the last place you visited. Once you have downloaded the Questo app, simply head to the starting point at Hausvogteiplatz whenever you choose and begin your adventure!
Spend your day in Germany on a private 12-hour tour with an experienced local guide as you walk the streets of Berlin. Walk beneath the Brandenburg Gate, stand on top of Hitler’s Bunker, pass through Checkpoint Charlie, and explore the Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe. Port pickup and drop-off by private vehicle included.
Berlin is a big ciry and as it's so full of monuments, history and important sites it's hard to chose which ones to see. Therefore meet our guide and let him show you some of the most famous places that you definitely shouldn't miss during your stay in the capital of Germany! You'll see some historically important buildings and places like the Ephraim Palais and the Lustgarten, you'll visit the Catholic and Evangelical Cathedrals and discover some of the main symbols of Berlin, such as the Brandenburg Gate and the Reichstag building!
Post-WW2 Berlin was a geopolitical battleground. Socialism and capitalism, dictatorship and democracy, and the United States and the Soviet Union all went head to head in the German capital. The most notorious symbol of the Cold War, the Berlin Wall, stood at the frontier of East and West, and people risked their lives trying to escape across it. This tour is designed to immerse you in the divided city – a place of ideological extremes, of espionage and intrigue, and of tyranny and heroism – while also considering the legacy of the division in a Germany that reunified in 1990. Your professional, local guide will present the bigger picture of the Cold War in Germany, while also telling the stories of the individuals who risked it all to escape from the East, and also those that died trying.
This tour will go beyond an standard “East/Communist Berlin Tour”. We will visit places to understand Berlin’s history as the capital of East Germany. You will visit with a French speaking Guide the Wall Memorial at the Bernauerstrasse. You will take a look to one of the former "ghost stations" and will talk about the communist architecture at the famous former Stalin Allee and go the "East Side Gallery".
Your guide and driver Holger was born in Potsdam. He offers an authentic insight in the history of Potsdam. The former Prussian residential town became one of the focal points in the Cold War. The Potsdam Conference from 1945 paved the way for the Cold War. Potsdam was one of the most important Soviet bases in the GDR. The bridge of spies connecting Potsdam with West Berlin was a symbol for the seperation of Germany.
Dresden is the capital of the German state of Saxony. It was the heart of the Wettin monarchy – a bastion of culture and architectural splendor in the north-east of Germany. The city also became notorious during the Second World War as the victim of savage Allied fire-bombing raids in February of 1945, which effectively wiped the city centre off the map.This 9-hour excursion drives you from Berlin to Dresden and back, and includes a tour of the city centre and free time for you to explore on your own.You will be met by your guide and your driver at your hotel in Berlin and then drive from Berlin to Dresden (circa 2.5 hours). Your guide will provide a commentary of any sites of significance you pass, and also background information to prepare you for your visit to the Saxon capital. When you reach Dresden you will be led on a walking tour of the city centre.You will have some time to explore more of Dresden on your own. Finally, you will be driven back to Berlin.