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Berlin Highlights and Hidden Sites Historical Walking Tour
Ranked #1 of 389 Tours in Berlin
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: Get to grips with this fascinating city by taking a tour with Berlin's most informative and entertaining walking tour company. Insider Tour guides are experts on the sprawling history and intriguing culture of Berlin and, as you will see, they have a special talent for sharing their knowledge. Providing tours in Berlin since 1996, Insider Tour is committed to ensuring that each and every tour provides visitors with a truly memorable experience. Our walking tours are inexpensive, with prices starting at just 9 euro for a four-hour, in-depth, high-quality tour that acquaints you with the different aspects of this fantastic city that has become one of Europe's most popular destinations. First-timers here can get an overview of Berlin, encompassing both its chequered past and its dynamic present, with our comprehensive Famous Walk: Hidden Berlin & All the Main Sites tour, while those looking for a more detailed history may wish to try out one of our specialised tours, such as the Third Reich, Cold War, Jewish Berlin, Potsdam and Sachsenhausen tours or our twice-weekly day trip to Dresden.We look forward to welcoming you to Berlin!
Reviewed August 17, 2014

We travelled to Berlin as part of a group of 14. One member of our party booked the tour with Insider Tours before we actually arrived in Berlin. Taylor was our tour guide, he was such a lovely guy, he managed to keep everyone interested, had time to chat to members of the group separately and his knowledge of the history of Berlin was amazing. Everyone would definitely recommend the tour, without doubt the highlight of our break.

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Reviewed August 17, 2014

My husband and I just got back from Berlin and took an amazing 7 hour walking tour of Berlin. It was amazing mainly due to the guide, Brian Deidrick. He was so interesting to listen to - very dramatic and passionate about the city. We had a wonderful time as well as learned so much!!

1  Thank Patrice S
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Reviewed August 17, 2014

We went on 4 walking tours during our 6 day stay in Berlin. This one stands out as the best by far ! John O' Leary of Insider Tours took us on the "Famous Walk" tour and enthralled both us and the rest of the group. He was fabulous. An educated historian with a capacity to entertain. He is humorous, energetic and enthusiastic. Obviously loves Berlin and his job. A people person, he engages with and involves all members of the group . We felt like a group of friends at the end of the tour.
He conveyed Berlin's past and present with great contextual knowledge and respect for the city. We learnt so much.
I highly recommend this tour as a first tour when visiting Berlin. To focus on the WW's is to miss so much of Berlin's history. It is a wonderful city and this tour helps you appreciate it.

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Reviewed August 17, 2014

I went on the Third Reich Tour with Barnaby as our guide and the Cold War Tour with Roy as our guide and I can highly recommend both tours and both guides. Barnaby and Roy were very knowledgeable - I have no idea how they remember so much information! The tours were great and gave an indepth insight into the history around Berlin.
Oh - and Roy's mum, if you are reading this - he was very helpful!

1  Thank Melbourne4me
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Reviewed August 17, 2014

We did the tour with Maisie in early August. Maisie was a terrific guide, friendly, helpful and knowledgeable. The tour was interesting, the walk easy, the attractions sites relevant. I would recommend this tour for people considering spending a day in Potsdam. You don't waste your time trying to work everything out, the tour does as much as it can that is relevant which includes being provided with an overview of Potsdam and it's history as a town, walking through the palace and adjoining gardens, attending the site of the postsdam conference and some Cold War sites.

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