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Slow Travel Berlin

#86 of 573 Tours in Berlin
Berlin, Germany
About Slow Travel Berlin
Our cultural-historical tours, led by long-term residents, take the form of informal but informed strolls that draw on history, literature, architecture and other cultural phenomena. We aim to provide unique and personalised insights into the city’s past and present that appeal to both locals and visitors alike. We usually limit numbers to six people in order to encourage maximum interaction and minimum interruption to the neighbourhoods that we operate in, and keep the price deliberately affordable to encourage a broad range of participants. Our tours and workshops have been mentioned in various German and international publications, from Easyjet Magazine and the Rough Guide to Berlin, to b.There Magazine, In Your Pocket, Flux FM, The Observer, Sydney Morning Herald, Tagesspiegel and more. We also offer tours for private groups and can arrange tailored itineraries.
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Paul took us to tour P. Berg and its history. I've learned so many things, even as a DDR fan and had fun while learning. It was a pure pleasure and I hope to take more tour in the future! Thank you Paul!

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Tal_Gibbesch
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I couldn’t recommend the tour more. We got to see the beautiful baths, and the inside of the incredible synagogue (thanks to another tour member’s contacts). Despite a slight katzenjammer, Paul’s informative stroll around Prenzlauer berg, gave a great insight into a very fascinating neighbourhood....More

Date of experience: November 2019
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Reviewed January 22, 2018

We had originally booked the tour on Berlin’s Film and Music Heritage but unfortunately Mark came down with an illness (hope you are feeling better now!) and hats off to Slow Travel Berlin and to Mark and Paul. Paul stepped in and said he could...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Fiona L
Reviewed January 20, 2018

Paul is a fantastic teacher. Explains stuff with a great sense: going into details when needed, skipping stuff, which is not needed at the moment. He got my attention from very first minutes when we took cameras in our hands and played with settings, through...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed January 14, 2018

Even though we live in Berlin and often pass through Alexanderplatz, everything we saw during this tour was new for us! A friendly and well-prepared guide answered our questions and was flexible enough to accommodate the needs of two couples with toddlers :-) Highly recommended...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank girasoletitti
Reviewed January 14, 2018

Great small group workshop. Paul answered our wide range of questions and met all of our abilities with camera work. Now I am more attentive to utilizing the major features of my camera to garner the best photos. I am definitely looking forward to more...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Mary P
Reviewed January 8, 2018

Paul put on an excellent and insightful tour of an incredibly interesting area of Berlin. The perfect mix of historical information and first hand experience combined with a calming stroll around town that everyone in our group enjoyed. The tour included dipping in and out...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank georgecory
Reviewed January 4, 2018

Paul offered us a well-informed guide through Prenzlauer Berg and his charm and insights opened up our appetite to further explore this amazing city. Thank you!

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank alexandrumartin
Reviewed November 17, 2017

Mark was a very knowlegeable and entertaining guide who took us to a range of film locations both familiar and unfamiliar. We discovered a whole new side of Berlin and particularly enjoyed Mark's explanations of the wider historical context of the films and music. We...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank anastar2016
Reviewed October 26, 2017

We booked this a couple of days ahead of our visit to Berlin, and were glad we did. Mark met us on time and at the appointed place. He took us on a leisurely-ish walk of about 3 hours from Alexanderplatz (where Bourne Supremacy was...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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