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Potsdam City Tour

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Address: Luisenplatz 2, 14471 Potsdam, Brandenburg, Germany
Phone Number: +49 (0) 331 97 43 76
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Potsdam Walking Tour Viator

Remember to get your train ticket validated in the red box at any train station you enter as the fine has gone from 40 euros to 60 euros and the checkers seem to target... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 20, 2015
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Vancouver, Canada
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Remember to get your train ticket validated in the red box at any train station you enter as the fine has gone from 40 euros to 60 euros and the checkers seem to target unsuspecting tourists with backpacks. The city of Potsdam is very quaint and the many castles and gardens are a breath of fresh air from a more... More 

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Ilfracombe, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

After 3 days of walking around Berlin & blisters the size of small planets on my feet, I decided to get to Potsdam & find a bus tour! After doing my research on Potsdam I knew there was plenty to see and do & thought a tour would be the best way to see and do as much as we... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

We took the day trip tour with Sandemans - (meet at Brandenburg Gate 11am) after an excellent city tour with the same company. This day tour, which was about 6 hours including train travel, is fantastic value for money at 14 euros plus a zone 1-3 train ticket. We had an excellent guide, Steve, who was a walking encyclopedia and... More 

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New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Very pleasant with a well-informed guide. Many were history majors who just enjoy the subject matter. Potsdam is a pleasant relief from Berlin, a "college town" size with vast royal palaces and gardens...

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Leicester
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

We were advised at the Information Desk at Potsdam Station that this tour offered more flexibility than the guided tour, as we would be able to get on and off the bus when we wished and that the bus ran at 1/2 hour intervals. We were also told that we would get an English audio guide. What we were not... More 

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Carrick-on-Suir, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

We had Luca as our guide.altho it was raining he made it interesting and exciting. He was enthusiastic and knew his history. There were only 5 of us on a 6 hour tour and it cost only 15 euro but we had to pay our own public transport to Potsdam and within. We had passes so no sweat. We went... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

This was a fascinating tour of Potsdam, which should not be missed on a trip to Berlin. We took the 4 hour tour, which actually turned out to be 6 hours. However, our guide Nicolas did such a great job of explaining the history and added depth by providing additional insight regarding who these people actually were. well done!

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

The Hop on Hop off tour of Potsdam started out great. There is audio commentary which is fairly informative. We got off at one of the stops and returned to meet the bus at the scheduled time. The bus was leaving a few minutes ahead of schedule and we could not get to the stop in time to catch it.... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

English was only available as pre-recorded via earplugs while the German version was distributed over the bus sound system at the same time at such high volume it completely killed any other commentary. No live guiding whatsoever and an extremely rude driver. We jumped off half way and returned to the train station by public bus.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Couldnt find any tours from Berlin to Potsdam, they seem to start in April, so we decided to do it ourselves, however saw a tour bus on exiting the station. This was exceptional value for money, 3 stops at yhyme key places with guide who had brilliant English and a great sense of humour. We could then either be dropped... More 

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Address: Luisenplatz 2, 14471 Potsdam, Brandenburg, Germany
Phone Number: +49 (0) 331 97 43 76
Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Brandenburg  >  Potsdam

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