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Private Walking Tour: World War 2 and Cold War Sites in Berlin

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    What to Expect
    Begin this 4-hour walking tour with a central Berlin hotel lobby meet and greet with the guide. Choose between a morning or afternoon departure time. Then decide whether to focus on Berlin’s World War II or Cold War history. Or simply request a combination of the two. This private tour can be customized to individual preferences.

    Walk through the city with an expert local guide, who will provide a detailed account of the Berlin’s fascinating and oftentimes troubled history. 

    Learn about Adolf Hitler and the Nazi party and what life was like during the Third Reich. See where Hitler’s bunker was located and visit the Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe. Also, find out how Germany was divided while walking through Checkpoint Charlie, the best-known crossing point between East and West Berlin during the Cold War. Then walk alongside the remains of the Berlin Wall at the Berlin Wall Memorial and East Side Gallery.

    Walk under the famous Brandenburg Gate, one of Berlin’s most important monuments. A symbol of division between Berlin and Germany during the Cold War, it is now a national symbol of peace and unity. Also, see the Reichstag building, the modern-day meeting place of the German Parliament.

    This private tour is a customized experience, so be sure to include any specific requests and desired attractions at the time of booking.

    The tour concludes with a hotel drop-off.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Tour departs from your Berlin hotel
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Professional guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Gratuities
    • Food and drinks
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 2 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
    • You MUST contact tour operator at least 48 hours prior to arrival to arrange your personalized itinerary requirements, sightseeing, things to do and pick-up
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    We had the most enjoyable afternoon walking around Berlin! Out tour guide Ciarain was absolutely fantastic, his knowledge of the city was so great and he really did keep you entertained for the 4 hours! As there is so much to see and do in Berlin I highly recommend this tour as
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    Shout out to Barnaby for being a fantastic tour guide! We visited in May 2019 and booked a private tour. Being an avid historical buff, I knew my father would want to ask the guide dozens of questions so the private tour was ideal. While I sometimes grow impatient with all my
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    We had a wonderful walking tour with Barnaby, who was informative, funny, and experienced. Whether you have one day in Berlin or a week, this tour is not to be missed!
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    We had a very interesting and informative tour with Nicholas - he had in-depth knowledge of the area. Saw all of the major sights with the background to go with them. Highly recommended.
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    This is a really unique interesting and different monument to those who suffered at the hands of evil
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