Tours and Tickets

The Real Berlin Walking Tour: Art, Food and Counterculture provided by Alternative Berlin Tours

The Real Berlin Walking Tour: Art, Food and Counterculture

Save
Share
COVID-19 update: See the added health and safety measures this experience is taking.Read more
Recommended by 100% of travelers
Select Date and Travelers
From
$305.63
per group (up to 9)
Date
2 adults
Options
Low Price Guarantee
No Booking Fees
Travel safe during COVID-19
What you can expect during this experience
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
Updated 07/14/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 07/14/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Important Information
Departure Point
Berlin Alexanderplatz Bahnhof, Dircksenstr. 2, 10179 Berlin, Germany
Duration
1 day
Return Details
Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg, Berlin, Germany
Inclusions
  • Private guide
Exclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
  • AB public transport ticket
  • Gratuities
Show More
Additional Info
  • An AB public transport ticket will be needed for certain parts of the tour. Your guide can assist you with purchase if needed
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
If you cancel at least 4 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel within 3 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
33Reviews
1Q&A
Traveler rating
  • 27
  • 2
  • 0
  • 0
  • 0
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Popular mentions
Africap3 wrote a review Dec 2019
Majorca, Spain6 contributions
I decided to take this guided tour after a long research and as a recommendation from a blog. However I must say, it shouldn't just be a recommendation but a MUST for anyone inquisitive enough to wanna get a better glance of what the real Berlin is nowadays. Michael David
Read more
Helpful
Share
jessica b. wrote a review Nov 2019
1 contribution
I can't imagine a better way to spend 4.5 hours in Berlin than on a walking tour with MD (Michael David). With encyclopedic knowledge, unparalled enthusiasm for his subject matters, and great care for the experience/enjoyment of his tour attendees, MD teaches a rich history of
Read more
Date of experience: November 2019
Helpful
Share
foostyboosty wrote a review Nov 2019
Liverpool, United Kingdom39 contributions3 helpful votes
We did the alternative Berlin free walking tour with Nicole on Wednesday. Her knowledge and passion made the tour as was her personality. Would definitely recommend. Good to see the tourist side of Berlin which we also did with free tours but we preferred this tour. Thanks
Read more
Date of experience: November 2019
Helpful
Share
Robin W wrote a review Nov 2019
Barcelona5 contributions7 helpful votes
I travel a lot and I always take walking tours because for me it's the best way to understand a new place in a short amount of time. On business trips I've gone so far as to hire experts in Buenos Aires and Beirut to take me around to the real deal places. I have to say that of
Read more
Date of experience: November 2019
Helpful
Share
FJS1901 wrote a review Nov 2019
Leuven5 contributions2 helpful votes
Our guide MD introduced himself as 'the talker' and talk he did! Lots of interesting stories on the history of counterculture in Berlin. We spent around 5 hours instead of 4, the group became highly interactive and chatty and everyone had a great time. We talked about
Read more
Date of experience: November 2019
Helpful
Share
About the operator

Don’t take it from us – here’s what people have to say about this operator.

By: Alternative Berlin Tours
Stressedoutmummy1
00
Interesting abs creative
The tour was fabulous introduced us to some amazing street art and it’s meaning. Taken by Rob who was very knowled
Read more
MiriamBoerner
00
Speechless-just wonderful!
Today we had a gorgeous tour with the absolute kind Canadian guide MD (Michael David). This was my third time joini
Read more
MrNebel
00
We look at the city differently now!
We did a 3 hour tour with Sarah today through street and alleys of Berlin learning about history, culture, West and
Read more
Sowa D
00
Best tour you can take in Berlin
Thanks to Jack for such a memorable experience! He was well organised, very knowledgeable and passionate about Berl
Read more
ivanj597
00
Alternative tour with Jake
I've taken the tour with Jake and I have to say it was so interesting, informative, and engaging. Jake is very funn
Read more
georgiah514
00
Great tour with JR
We had a great time on the free alternative tour with JR - he was super friendly and knowledgeable and answered all
Read more
SophievdMeulen
00
Fantastic tour about the "real" Berlin
Really good tour! Very interesting to learn about the "real" Berlin beyond what you learn in school. Our guide, Lin
Read more
samsA3223IT
00
Great tour
Jr was so nice and funny I’m 11 and he Tought me so much 5/5 experience highly recommend Fun for all ages😎😀.
Read more
864agnesd
00
A Must!
Our tour guide was amazing, made everyone feel very comfortable. I would highly recommend this tour, the graffiti w
Read more
Leonie J
00
Awesome!
The guide knew a lot, walking distances where good. Only keep in mind you have to buy a ticket for the bus cause th
Read more
ebyl
00
Cool places to see
Tour with JR, a talkative and warm-hearted American guide showed us around the historical alternative scene in Berl
Read more
NieltjevdPol
00
Super cool to get on introduction about this side of Berlin.
Nichole has given us a super cool tour trough the streets of Berlin! Super interesting to hear all her stories abou
Read more
katreenb2016
00
To get a better understanding of art and culture in Berlin
Jake's interest for Berlin was very communicative and the stories were interesting. I'd recommend this tour for any
Read more
329frejal
00
Great storyteller
We had such a good experience with The guide Jake, who told the stories with great passion. It was an really intere
Read more
Whynikkiwhy
00
Great
Very satisfied with the alternative tour + workshop. Guide answered our questions very well and really took the tim
Read more
Key Details
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 4 days in advance
  • Languages Offered: English
Why Book on Tripadvisor?
  • Free Cancellation up to 4 days in advance
  • Low Price Guarantee
  • No Booking Fees
  • Secure Payments
  • 24/7 SupportCall:+1 855 275 5071

Frequently bought together

Berlin's Infamous Third Reich Sites Half-Day Walking Tour
from $24.12*
Popular: Booked by 3,119 travelers!
Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp Memorial Tour from Berlin
from $30.16*
Popular: Booked by 11,453 travelers!
Discover Berlin Half-Day Walking Tour
from $12.06*
Popular: Booked by 24,644 travelers!
Berlin Alternative Street Art Walking Tour
from $19.30*
Popular: Booked by 253 travelers!

Walking Tours

Discover Berlin Half-Day Walking Tour
from $12.06*
Popular: Booked by 24,644 travelers!
Third Reich Berlin WalkingTour - Hitler and WWII
from $22.92*
Popular: Booked by 2,494 travelers!
Small-Group Berlin Street Art Tour and Graffiti Workshop
from $36.19*
Popular: Booked by 1,500 travelers!
Explore Berlin: Top Attractions Walking Tour
from $19.30*
Popular: Booked by 10,933 travelers!
Frequently Asked Questions about The Real Berlin Walking Tour: Art, Food and Counterculture