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Berlin Private Tours

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Berlin Private Tours offers personalized tours of Berlin ranging from highlights to quirky, to absolute bespoke itineraries. Walking tours covering history, culture, arts and modern Berlin are also possible by car if requested.
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Pappelallee 39, 10437 Berlin, Germany
Prenzlauer Berg
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Reviewed October 19, 2018

We just completed two 7 hour days with Taylor and Matti going through Berlin and Potsdam. If you are short of time and hate group tours this will be your thing. Both guides were talking encyclopedias with every fact at their fingertips. Because it is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Pen H, Owner at Berlin Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 3, 2018

Hi Johannes! Thankyou for such a lovely review. Matti and Taylor are two of the best and I'm glad we were able to maximise your time. You're right - Berlin is huge and there's so much to see and with a private guide you can...More

Reviewed October 19, 2018

Carolyn Gammon was our guide for two days of private touring in Berlin. She was outstanding. Knowledgeable, well-paced, thoughtful. I highly recommend her.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Pen H, Owner at Berlin Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 3, 2018

Hi John, Great! So glad to hear it. Thanks for taking the time to write, we really appreciate it.

Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a private tour of Berlin with Pen on 10 September and she was brilliant. Pen has an amazing knowledge of Berlin, its history and its culture. As Australians it was a lovely coincidence to have an Australian guide but also one with such...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Pen H, Owner at Berlin Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 15, 2018

Hi FC! Thanks so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review. I agree Berlin is an extremely complex place, both past and present and I so enjoyed our discussions during the tour. Glad I could add value to your trip :)...More

Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

We were a family of four visiting Berlin and Dresden for a long weekend. We had two half day tours with Pen in Berlin and a full day tour with Carolyn in Dresden. If you are looking for deep and thorough guides, this is the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Pen H, Owner at Berlin Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 27, 2018

Hello Hello! Thankyou so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review. Carolyn and I very much enjoyed meeting you and your wonderful family and happy to hear we helped make your time here special. Do get in touch if you come...More

Reviewed July 10, 2018

unfortunately I forgot to write this review. The tour was last May. We had Greta. We had a cruise with 10 people. the bus to Berlin had some issues and we weren't sure if we could connect but Berlin Tours and Greta kept working and...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Pen H, Owner at Berlin Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 12, 2018

Hi!! Thanks so much for this fabulous review. I know you don't get much time in Berlin when on a cruise but hopefully you'll come back with more time one day!

Reviewed July 9, 2018

My family and I had a walking tour of Berlin with Carolyn Gammons and it was excellent! She is well informed, fun, and made our experience in Berlin memorable. Carolyn and Pen were responsive, friendly and accommodating. We highly recommend them should you be looking...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Pen H, Owner at Berlin Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 15, 2018

Hi there! Thanks so much for taking the time to write. Carolyn is one of the best guides I know and I'm glad you agree. Happy to be able to help you out and hope it contributed to you enjoying Berlin. Pen

Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

We booked an 8 hour walking tour - it involved trains, buses and off the beaten track experiences. Our guide, Matty, was incredibly knowledgeable and constantly altered the tour and conversation to things that interested us. We strongly recommend the 8 hour trip as the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Pen H, Owner at Berlin Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 5, 2018

Hi Neil! Thanks so much for the wonderful review and taking time to sit down and write it. Matti is a wonderful guide and knows the city inside and out. Glad you felt the full 8 hour day was worth it! Do stay in touch...More

Reviewed July 1, 2018

My 19 year old son and I spent several days in Berlin and had Pen Hassmann as our tour guide for 2 of the days we were there. I found Pen through the numerous positive reviews she had on Trip Advisor and contacted her about...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Pen H, Owner at Berlin Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 2, 2018

Hi!! Thanks so much for the fabulous review, I really appreciate you taking time to write us up. I so enjoyed meeting you and your son - I love getting people away from the tourist path and you were so engaged, it was a pleasure....More

Reviewed June 27, 2018

Our experience with Berlin Private Tours was outstanding. Our guide Kristan was AMAZING! He was engaging, knowledgeable, and full of anecdotes and lively stories about what makes Berlin such a wonderful city. We booked a 6hr walking tour, but did take the train to reach...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Pen H, Owner at Berlin Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 29, 2018

Hi Travel Junkie (love the username!) Thanks so much for this lovely review. Kristan is indeed a great guide and I'm so glad he helped to make your Berlin time special. Do stay in touch if you pass this way again!

Reviewed May 30, 2018 via mobile

We arranged 2 x half day tours of Potsdam & Berlin with BPT for a group of 4 pax. Both tours were informative, enjoyable and arranged to met the public bus schedules. Highly recommend the company. Thank you

Date of experience: May 2018
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Pen H, Owner at Berlin Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 29, 2018

Hi Gillian! Thanks so much for the lovely review, we really appreciate it! Perhaps we get to meet in person if you come to Berlin again!

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kimberly h
July 10, 2018|
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Response from Pen H | Property representative |
Hello Kimberley, Thankyou for your inquiry, unfortunately I only have one colleague who can do tours in Mandarin and she is already booked on the 13th. It's best to book these things more in advance as in peak season good... More
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ShirleyM2905
June 12, 2018|
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Hi Shirley, I can organise a chinese speaking guide yes. If you are interested, please get in touch with how many people, which date, in a vehicle or walking and how many hours, then I can get back to you with a quote and... More
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