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3-Hour East Berlin Walking Tour provided by SANDEMANs NEW Europe - Berlin

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3-Hour East Berlin Walking Tour

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Overview
Learn about key events that happened during the Cold War period on this guided walking tour of East Berlin. Explore Berlin’s former Soviet sector and learn what life was like behind the Iron Curtain. See crossing spots in the wall like the “Palace of Tears” and the “Death Strip.” Plus find out how this influenced modern-day Berlin.
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You'll start at
Berlin Free Walking Tour, Departure Point
Unter den Linden 80, 10117 Berlin, GermanyYour East Berlin Walking Tour meets in front of the Starbucks at the Brandenburg Gate (S/U-Bahn Brandenburger Tor). Look for the SANDEMANs NEW Europe team with a red t-shirt and red umbrella..
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  • Pass by Brandenburg Gate
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    Embassy of Russia in Berlin
    Stop: 40 minutes -
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    Palace of Tears
    Stop: 40 minutes -
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  • 3
    Berlin Wall Memorial
    Stop: 40 minutes -
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  • 4
    East Side Gallery
    Stop: 40 minutes -
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    Pass by Bernauer Straße 36 Objektgesellschaft mbH & Co. KG
You'll end at
Bernauer Straße
10115 Berlin, Germany
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Highlights
  • History buffs visiting Berlin will enjoy this specialized tour
  • This tour easily fits into a day of sightseeing
  • It provides a great introduction to the city's Cold War history
  • Learn about what life was like for East Germans
Important Information
Departure Point
Berlin Free Walking Tour, Departure Point, Unter den Linden 80, 10117 Berlin, Germany
Duration
3h
Return Details
Bernauer Straße, 10115 Berlin, Germany
Inclusions
  • Local English- or Spanish-speaking guide
  • Break partway through
Exclusions
  • Transportation - an AB travel ticket should be purchased before joining the tour
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Children under the age of 13 may join free, however, please note that some content may not be suitable for younger guests
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • The independent guides who employ us to market their tours have your best interests in mind; while the tour usually includes the sites & stories mentioned and lasts about 3.5 hours, your tour may vary depending on what your guide thinks is best for your group
  • You will need to purchase an AB day transport ticket for this tour
  • A moderate amount of walking is involved, comfortable shoes are recommended
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 40 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Isabelle S wrote a review May 2020
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I would recommend the free walking tour with Ernestina to anyone visiting Berlin who’d like an overview of the city’s history. I knew hardly anything about Berlin’s history before this but I got such an incredible insight from Tina. She had great stories and knowledge that
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Date of experience: February 2020
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juschoenle3 wrote a review Mar 2020
Delray Beach, Florida5 contributions
We had a great experience and we are recommending now to everyone to take the time and do this tours!! Our guide was knowledgeable, and knew a lot of details about the city among being funny and helpful. Thanks!!
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Date of experience: February 2020
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James H wrote a review Mar 2020
Ithaca, New York6 contributions
I highly recommend this tour ... excellent tour, wonderful tour guide. Quick and concise introduction to "behind the iron curtain."
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Date of experience: March 2020
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kgs wrote a review Mar 2020
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Our tour guide Lizzy (Queen Elizabeth) was very knowledgeable, gave us plently of tips and deeper insights into the city. She was really entertaining and made the trip very memorable. Also her tone and volume was apt to grasp the information.
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Poonaaam wrote a review Mar 2020
Hayes, United Kingdom77 contributions15 helpful votes
This was a great walking tour of Berlin, to discover some of the important sites across the city along with some German History. Our tour guide Theo, was a British guy with excellent knowledge and a good sense of humour. We started at Brandenburg Gate and made our way to The
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Excellent tour, our guide María makes the tour very entertaining. Very good service provided by Maria.
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3 hour Berlin walking tour
My daughter and i took this tour in February with Chris (Canadian Chris) what a fantastic tour, Chris was very kno
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Highlight of Berlin visit!
An informative walk around the most important places in the center of Berlin, a nice overview of places, history, a
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Free tour of Berlin delivered by Ernestina was FANTASTIC!
Ernestina answered every question thrown her way, she was informative and incredibly enthusiastic even in the pouri
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Informative tour with a wonderful guide
Did a Sunday Free Tour with English-speaking guide Carlos, and despite the chilling weather, it was amazing. The to
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Extremely moving and informative
Rochale Y. was my tour guide in the beginning of March and she was excellent. She is extremely knowledgeable about
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Really interesting walking tour! You get to know so much background on all the buildings and what happened in them.
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Worthwhile!
Must-do while in Berlin! Our tour guide Rochale had an incredible knowledge of the history not only of the camp its
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Very interesting tour
I've done this tour with Susan Grouchy and she was incredibly knowledge about the place and all the history behind
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We wanna to thanks our tour guide Hanna. It’s was a such a pleasant walk with a lot of history facts, different mon
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We had a very nice tour guide called Alice, i would definitely recommend this tour to anyone looking for a pleasant
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Walking tour on Friday 13.03.2020
We had the most informative & pleasant guide you could ask for in Maria, for this tour, very very knowledgable and
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  • Duration: 3h
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  • Languages Offered: English, Spanish
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