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Dark History Tours

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“taff simon”(26 reviews)
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We offer exceptional walking tours in Munich and the surrounding area. We specialise in 3rd Reich and WW2 military history, archaeology and Medieval themes or can tailor a private tour to your wishes. We believe in using all the senses so expect to...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Paosostr. 24a, 81243 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
+49 89 20184141
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All reviews taff simon his knowledge highlight of our trip personal collection enhance the experience private tour six hours third reich fabulous tour world war ii memorial site knowledgeable tour guide munich city tour full day tour better understanding walking tour hitler's rise to power
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I have been to many tours, in many European cities. Most tours provide you with facts that you could eventually find yourself on Google or Wikipedia. This tour gives you much more. It tells you a story (actually, many stories). Stories about torture, executions, witches,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Taff is amazing he gave 110% at this tour. Info given so valuable. He made the tour so much fun and interesting. Highly recommend the Munich Tour if u r on a short time frame

1  Thank Manuel M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My 5 friends and I were recommended to Dark History Tours - we booked a bit last minute but they ironically happened to have a last minute cancellation! We booked a private tour of Dachau and couldn't have been more lucky to have Taff as...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank JS6450
Reviewed 30 October 2018

My fiancée and I booked a private tour of Dachau with Dark History Tours after reading all the positive reviews on here. I can honestly say that Taff is the best tour guide I've ever had and it's not even close. He provided insightful commentary...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Miles D
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

Taff strikes the right blend of knowledge,humour,beer and swords! The history tour that i attended was most enjoyable. If you are an English speaker who has done the sites or craves seeing a differnt angle on Munich, then you could do a lot worse than...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank PaulF1133
Reviewed 20 October 2018

Taff came to my hotel and off we went, first got coffee. Taff is very personable and knowledgable about the history of the Third Reich, and the role played by Munich. If (when!) I get back to Munich, I'll use him again. Excellent tour.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank jimhA9506BO
Reviewed 12 October 2018

Taff brought his A-game right from the get go. The impact of standing exactly where the moments in history which he discussed was incredibly impactful. His ability to tear through his mighty binder of information and pictures with such accuracy was entertaining on it's own....More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Wiley M
Taffthedigger, Owner at Dark History Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2018

I am so glad you enjoyed the tour as much as I did. Of course, people reading this will scratch their heads at the mention of Wonder Woman... well I guess they will have to take the tour like you did to understand just where...More

Reviewed 11 October 2018

Taff could have been Dos Equis' Most Interesting Man in the World. He is an archaeologist, an actor, a World War II and Medieval history buff, an ex-pat but, also the local, a beer aficionado, and your pal from the pub. Somehow he also showed...More

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank Lisa C
Reviewed 6 October 2018

Taff guided my husband and I on an excellent walking tour. Taff is one of the best tour guides that we have had anywhere. His passion in conveying the history and significance of the events that took place where you are walking is very powerful....More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank kazbski
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

Taff knows more about this area and the history surrounding the rise of the 3rd Reich than anyone we have ever encountered. He uses rich narrative, pictures and physical pieces of history to give a particularly poignant experience to his clients. The combo walking tour...More

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Erin S
2 June 2018|
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Response from Taffthedigger | Property representative |
Hi Erin.. as a native Brit - a Welshman - my tours are in English. Tours in Welsh.. well I don´t get to many requests for that :-)
27 October 2015|
Response from Taffthedigger | Property representative |
Hi Saltire26, thank you for your inquiry. I wish that at the moment we were able to offer tours to the Nest and Berchtesgaden but currently this in development. There are a couple of options for you though: take the train... More
21 September 2015|
Response from Taffthedigger | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry. For a small group of up to 4 people I split the regular price of E180 into 4 - so E45 each. Private tours, for 2 people: E140, which includes a travel card to get out to the site. Discounts... More