Day trip

From Berlin: Private Potsdam Half-Day Tour

From Berlin: Private Potsdam Half-Day Tour

From US$ 474.24 per group up to 10

Journey through the fascinating history of Potsdam, the Imperial City, on a guided tour from Berlin. Experience the perfect combination of German history, architecture, culture, and nature.

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Duration options: 6 hours
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Live tour guide
English, German
Private group
Important information

What to bring

  • Public transport ticket
  • Weather-appropriate clothing
  • Comfortable shoes

Know before you go

  • Sanssouci Castle is closed on Mondays (tickets not included)
  • Tours operate rain or shine
  • You will need to purchase an ABC public transport ticket for this tour
  • Tour the picturesque city of Potsdam just outside Berlin
  • See the Dutch Quarter and the Baroque part of Potsdam
  • Stroll through the beautiful park of Sanssouci Palace
  • Learn about the Potsdam Conference at Schloss Cecilienhof
  • Cross the legendary "Bridge of Spies” where spies were swapped
Full description
Explore Potsdam’s main attractions, baroque streets, and elegant castles on a guided walking tour from Berlin. Take the train to the city of kings and Kaisers and learn about the city’s long history and faithful restoration. Marvel at the Rococo style at Sanssouci Palace, the former residence of Frederick the Great, and uncover the hidden secrets of its architecture. Learn how Frederick expanded the city magnificently during his time as a patron of the arts and where he is buried in Sanssouci. Pass the Church of Peace in the palace grounds of Sanssouci Park, which is referred to as "the German Versailles". Continue through elegant streets, manicured gardens, and charming water fountains and discover the Dutch Quarter and the impressive Nauener Gate. Go to Cecilienhof Palace to learn why Potsdam is so important to the history of World War II. Hear how Stalin, Churchill, and Truman divided Germany during the Potsdam Conference in 1945. Arrive lakeside to admire the Marble Palace with its Greek temple ruins and continue along the banks of the Havel River. Here, cross the Glienicke Bridge, better known as the "Bridge of Spies", to see where the CIA and KGB exchanged secret agents.
  • Sanssouci Park, Dutch Quarter day trip
  • Access to Sanssouci Park
  • Access to Dutch Quarter
  • Live tour guide

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    Meeting point

    Please arrive 10 minutes prior to the tour and look for a guide with a blue ORIGINAL BERLIN WALKS lanyard.

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    Product ID: 9923

    VA ID: 393663