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Friends of Dave Tours

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Address: 18119 Warnemunde, Rostock, Mecklenburg-West Pomerania, Germany
Phone Number: +49 174 3021499
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Friends of Dave Tours is a high quality tour service that provides exciting...

Friends of Dave Tours is a high quality tour service that provides exciting day tours in Warnemünde to visiting cruise guests. We are very proud of our consistent high ratings and we consider our tour customers our friends. There is nothing better than sharing people's vacations and creating long lasting memories together.

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Chris & Jens: Our German Buddies Showing Us Around Their Home State!

6 Americans on a Baltic Cruise: 2 kids (9 & 12), 2 parents, 2 grandparents. The tour was overbooked accidentally, so they offered us an extra beer at the brewery, but even with... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

6 Americans on a Baltic Cruise: 2 kids (9 & 12), 2 parents, 2 grandparents. The tour was overbooked accidentally, so they offered us an extra beer at the brewery, but even with the larger party, there was plenty of room on the bus, headsets worked great, but it still really felt like a personal tour! Chris led the tour,... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I cannot say enough positive comments about our day with Christian and FoD. The schedule was clear in advance along with instructions. The day spent with Christian was fantastic - warm, funny, enthusiastic, caring and smart! A note of caution for those with mobility problems - there is a good deal of walking so think twice. I highly recommend this... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We had a good tour most of the time but we felt just driving an hour or so to Schwerin Castle and not getting inside at all was a waste of 2-3 hours going/coming. Also, we did not apppreciate that our guide went off on a political lecture about his beliefs that we found offensive...others might not.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We could not say enough about Gens and the tour we took during our Baltic Cruise which began on July 17, 2016. When we got off the ship he was right there and instantly gave us a very warm welcome. He was incredibly knowledgeable about the places that we were taken to and really made the tour most enjoyable and... More 

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Kirkintilloch, Scotland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found Dave's Tour when we were researching the available excursions from our cruise ship. We've already been to Berlin and didn't fancy the long coach trip there and back. The reviews were virtually all good, the tour looked good and we weren't disappointed. Jens was brilliant from the get-go. The tour was everything we could have hoped for, with... More 

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Santa Monica, Ca
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took this tour off our cruise ship rather than being independent or traveling to Berlin. Christian was engaging from the moment we met him and his insights into Germany pre and post unification were an added bonus. His grasp of history was great and his ability to present his own views made his presentation all the more powerful. The... More 

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Rome, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The tour with Christian and Jens was entertaining and interesting and we loved the small size of the group. There was a nice mix of historical information and tidbits on contemporary life. Good food and lots of laughs as well.

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Canberra, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked as an alternative to the cruise ship excursion to Berlin. A sensible decision for us. The tour of Warnemunde, Wismar and Schwerin exceeded our expectations, probably because of Jens, our guide. His knowledge, humour and expertise made every place an interesting experience. Sharing his personal experiences growing up in the old East Germany put many things in context and... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Christian's tour of Warnemunde, Wismar and Schwerin was terrific. As a result, our cruise stop in Warnemunde exceeded our expectations. Who knew there were such Wow moments! Christian is engaging and interesting, keeping us laughing and enjoying ourselves throughout the day. We also enjoyed meeting the others in our group. The tour was very cost-effective. We highly recommend Friends of... More 

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Herndon, Virginia
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27 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This tour was FANTASTIC for sooooo many reasons. Used this as an alternative to cruise ship excursion. 1. More extensive and much better than what ship offer. 2. MUCH cheaper than cruise ship. 3. Our ship was delayed into Warnemunde by several hours, but Dave's group still provided the tour (other local companies cancelled out). 4. Our tour guide was... More 

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