Guided tour

Berlin: Battle of Berlin & Cold War Guided Tour

Berlin: Battle of Berlin & Cold War Guided Tour

From US$ 28.30 per person

Embark on a tour that covers the devastating Battle of Berlin, the immediate aftermath, and the city's division into East and West. Learn how Berlin recovered and changed as it became a focus point in the Cold War.

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Duration 2 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Wheelchair accessible

Experience

Highlights
  • Gain expert knowledge into the final battle of WWII
  • Visit the Berlin Wall, East German diplomatic quarter, the Reichstag and other important historical sites
  • Learn about the changes Berlin went through after WWII
Full description

Learn about the Battle of Berlin, which occurred in April & May 1945 as you walk around the city. Visit the Berlin Wall, East German diplomatic quarter, the Reichstag, and other important landmarks. Explore central Berlin, known as the 'Z Sector' during the battle. See many of the major battle sites and learn about the experiences of the soldiers and civilians. Hear about the war from your guide and learn about the aftermath as Berlin was divided into East and West. Discover how the city recovered and changed between 1939 and the building of the Wall in 1961. Find out about the impact of these historical events on modern-day Berlin.

Includes
  • Guided tour
  • Hand and feet warmers in winter (Dec-Feb)
  • Rain ponchos throughout the year (in the event of rain)
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • All required protective equipment is provided
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
    Traveler requirements
    • Masks are required while indoors

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    Meeting point

    The tour meets at the Schiller Statue at Gendarmenmarkt, 10117 Berlin. Your guide will be holding a blue umbrella next to the Schiller Statue. Getting There: Train: U2 Stop - U Hausvogteiplatz & walk 210m

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    What to bring

    • Comfortable shoes

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    • This tour will take place rain or shine
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    Product ID: 404805