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Wall and cold war tour
Berlin- Berlin- Germany
( 150 )
3 Hours
8 Persons
English/French
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Brief

During this tour, the idea is to introduce you to the unmissable events in Berlin that marked the cold war era, in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere.

Answer the main questions you may already be asking yourself. Such as:

Where are we? East or West?
How did people really live in East-Berlin and West-Berlin?
Why was the wall built?
Was it possible to cross the wall? How?
The soviet architecture? How do we recognize it?

Tour Detail

Walking or biking tour, you pick!

Main topics of this unique tour:

Cold war
Berlin wall
East / West
Soviet architecture
Stalin, stasi, spies...

Unmissable sites:

Alexanderplatz
TV-tour
Karl-Marx-Allee
Oberbaum bridge
East-Side-Gallery

Useful Information:

Tour duration: 3 hours
Easy meeting point : Alexanderplatz
Walking tour: transport ticket required (not included)
Bike tour: bring your bike or get a rental bike

Extras of this tour:

Street-art murals
Revealing side stories
Local advice for your restaurants, bars and outings
Includes a coffee break

Price Detail
Inclusions

Guide

Exclusions

Beverage during coffee break

Walking tour: Transport ticket AB not included

Bike tour: bike(s) not included. If you choose to do this tour biking, bring your own or get a rental

 

Cancellation Policy

You will get

100% refund if cancel 7 days before tour starts.

80% refund if cancel within 6 days before tour starts.

50% refund if cancel within 5 days before tour starts.

NO refund if cancel within 3 days before tour starts.

You will be refunded for all costs EXCEPT Processing Fees.

Guests can get full refunds at any time of cancellation prior to the actual date of the tour if that cancellation is due to a Force Major reason. Force Major reasons include but are not limited to war, civil insurrection, strikes, volcanoes, extreme weather, earthquake, and natural disasters.

Tour Guide
Contact
Reviews

LyneLux

2019-06-03 00:33:18

"Jogging with Eric around the Mauer" Great jogging tour with Eric on an early Sunday morning, perfect condition and explanation, plus smile! Thanks Eric!

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busysissi

2019-06-01 11:02:44

"Absolutely faboulous" We booked two tours on two different days. The first one was a walking tour in Berlin with an insight on the history of Berlin from the beginning of Berlin till today. Xavier is a walking history...

+More

larissamachiels

2019-05-09 06:33:57

"Fantastic insight into Berlin's techno culture" Eric took us on a great tour of Berlin, and showed us and told us the story of how the techno culture here took place and grew into what it is today - a defining feature of Berlin's vibrant...

+More

xxoo-food

2019-04-21 22:12:26

"Street art tour" Great tour. Alice was very knowledgeable and a pleasure to be with. Good tour to see sights that are not the regular tourist spots. Highly recommend

+More

LuxembourgGulliver

2019-04-18 10:37:50

"Amazing City walk tour" We and our teenage kids (16 and 11 years old) enjoyed the city walk tour with Eric. Nice introduction to Berlin history and key events through the classic monuments and the buildings of Berlin.

+More

nickwyse

2019-03-09 08:15:24

"Our second great tour with Eric" We have been coming to Berlin for a number of years. Eric took us on an amazing techno tour in October last year when Eric introduced to the iconic music of Berlin and where to go to enjoy it. Eric...

+More

PriscillaW784

2018-12-06 12:16:14

"Interesting, informative Cold War walking tour with Eric" We visited Berlin with two of our grandsons age 17 ad 15. We walked for 3 hours with Eric hopping on buses, trains and trams to get us around which gave us a taste of everyday life in Berlin. Eric...

+More

Arinley

2018-10-26 07:48:14

"We are locals - we recommend " We did the WW2 walking tour with Micha, who was an excellent guide in addition to being a really nice guy. We would use We are locals again in another city and definitely Miha if we return to Berlin.

+More

nickwyse

2018-10-21 01:44:43

"Brilliant Techno Tour!" We have been coming to Berlin - the best city in the world! - many times. I wanted to understand more about techno - Berlin’s anthem - and the amazing clubbing scene in Berlin. This was an afternoon...

+More

HilRo

2018-07-21 02:54:50

"Cold War and Berlin Wall" We had a great walking tour with our excellent guide Eric. He took us to places we’d never have known about and was very well- informed and interesting. He also made recommendations for other places...

+More

rebecca b

2018-06-30 07:37:11

"Alternative Berlin Bike Tour" Excellent tour! We had three hours with Eric showing us the sites of alternative Berlin. We covered a variety of spots from the Berlin wall, urban garden projects and street art to all weekend techno...

+More

jawbunny

2018-05-27 23:37:15

"Informative and Fun" My husband and I are visiting Berlin and we signed up for Eric’s Berlin Wall and Cold War private walking tour. Having grown up during that time and remembering the fall of the Wall, it was an...

+More

trippetytrip

2018-05-03 03:09:03

"Techno music and street art" Eric took us to the most fascinating parts of former East Berlin on this bike tour. As an avid clubber himself he knows a lot about the different clubs, and the background of the nooks and crannies...

+More

Alain S

2018-04-14 12:04:57

"Bycicle street art tour" Had a wonderful tour with Eric, covering a lot of different alternative aspects of the city. The best way to go deep in the city afterwards. Eric will share with you his love of Berlin adapting the...

+More

TheBard11

2017-11-29 09:14:11

"Entertaining & interesting!" Hi, we were a group of friends who had Eric walk us around in old East-Berlin for a day. He took us to a lot of interesting places, had good stories to tell, and were in general a very helpful and...

+More

Vanessa P

2017-10-27 07:50:44

" Cold War Tour" We had a great afternoon with Eric who really brought to life what it would have been like to live in Berlin during the cold war. The grumpy teenagers really enjoyed it too.

+More

KyrreB

2017-10-19 04:21:06

"Great city walk with Eric" Great city walk in both the eastern block parts and modern parts of Berlin with guide Eric and my seven norwegian friends. He understood what we wanted in advance and matched our interests and our...

+More

cfish767

2017-10-14 08:39:34

"Excellent and Meaningful Guide! " Eric loves Berlin and that shows in the stories and detail he puts into the tour. I took the street art tour and it was fantastic. He takes you to the best vantage points and thoughtfully describes...

+More

Monique J

2017-08-14 10:58:33

"Berlin Cold War and Wall bike tour" Eric is a fantastic guide with a lot of passion for the history of Berlin! We had a fantastic time! Besides the history, architecture and stories he takes you to special places which you can only...

+More

Nicolas L

2017-08-14 05:07:01

"Excellent street art bike tour with Eric" Had the Berlin Street Art bike tour with Eric and it was more than I expected: great insights on street art obviously, but I also learned a ton on the historical background, architecture, places to...

+More

HMoch

2017-08-13 23:38:14

"A wonderful Street Art Biking Tour!" A small group of us booked Eric and his Street Art tour via bike on a cool summer day. Eric was super communicative over all channels, and very clear about where to meet us to start the tour. He...

+More
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Wall and cold war tour
Berlin, Berlin, Germany
( 150 )
3 Hours
8 Persons
English/French
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Brief

During this tour, the idea is to introduce you to the unmissable events in Berlin that marked the cold war era, in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere.

Answer the main questions you may already be asking yourself. Such as:

Where are we? East or West?
How did people really live in East-Berlin and West-Berlin?
Why was the wall built?
Was it possible to cross the wall? How?
The soviet architecture? How do we recognize it?

Tour Detail

Walking or biking tour, you pick!

Main topics of this unique tour:

Cold war
Berlin wall
East / West
Soviet architecture
Stalin, stasi, spies...

Unmissable sites:

Alexanderplatz
TV-tour
Karl-Marx-Allee
Oberbaum bridge
East-Side-Gallery

Useful Information:

Tour duration: 3 hours
Easy meeting point : Alexanderplatz
Walking tour: transport ticket required (not included)
Bike tour: bring your bike or get a rental bike

Extras of this tour:

Street-art murals
Revealing side stories
Local advice for your restaurants, bars and outings
Includes a coffee break

+More
Price Detail

Guide

Beverage during coffee break

Walking tour: Transport ticket AB not included

Bike tour: bike(s) not included. If you choose to do this tour biking, bring your own or get a rental

 

Cancellation Policy

100% refund if cancel 7 days before tour starts.

80% refund if cancel within 6 days before tour starts.

50% refund if cancel within 5 days before tour starts.

NO refund if cancel within 3 days before tour starts.

You will be refunded for all costs EXCEPT Processing Fees.

Guests can get full refunds at any time of cancellation prior to the actual date of the tour if that cancellation is due to a Force Major reason. Force Major reasons include but are not limited to war, civil insurrection, strikes, volcanoes, extreme weather, earthquake, and natural disasters.

Start Date:

*Final price, no additional charge by Gopackup

Tour Guide
Reviews

LyneLux

2019-06-03 00:33:18

"Jogging with Eric around the Mauer" Great jogging tour with Eric on an early Sunday morning, perfect condition and explanation, plus smile! Thanks Eric!

+More

busysissi

2019-06-01 11:02:44

"Absolutely faboulous" We booked two tours on two different days. The first one was a walking tour in Berlin with an insight on the history of Berlin from the beginning of Berlin till today. Xavier is a walking history...

+More

larissamachiels

2019-05-09 06:33:57

"Fantastic insight into Berlin's techno culture" Eric took us on a great tour of Berlin, and showed us and told us the story of how the techno culture here took place and grew into what it is today - a defining feature of Berlin's vibrant...

+More

xxoo-food

2019-04-21 22:12:26

"Street art tour" Great tour. Alice was very knowledgeable and a pleasure to be with. Good tour to see sights that are not the regular tourist spots. Highly recommend

+More

LuxembourgGulliver

2019-04-18 10:37:50

"Amazing City walk tour" We and our teenage kids (16 and 11 years old) enjoyed the city walk tour with Eric. Nice introduction to Berlin history and key events through the classic monuments and the buildings of Berlin.

+More

nickwyse

2019-03-09 08:15:24

"Our second great tour with Eric" We have been coming to Berlin for a number of years. Eric took us on an amazing techno tour in October last year when Eric introduced to the iconic music of Berlin and where to go to enjoy it. Eric...

+More

PriscillaW784

2018-12-06 12:16:14

"Interesting, informative Cold War walking tour with Eric" We visited Berlin with two of our grandsons age 17 ad 15. We walked for 3 hours with Eric hopping on buses, trains and trams to get us around which gave us a taste of everyday life in Berlin. Eric...

+More

Arinley

2018-10-26 07:48:14

"We are locals - we recommend " We did the WW2 walking tour with Micha, who was an excellent guide in addition to being a really nice guy. We would use We are locals again in another city and definitely Miha if we return to Berlin.

+More

nickwyse

2018-10-21 01:44:43

"Brilliant Techno Tour!" We have been coming to Berlin - the best city in the world! - many times. I wanted to understand more about techno - Berlin’s anthem - and the amazing clubbing scene in Berlin. This was an afternoon...

+More

HilRo

2018-07-21 02:54:50

"Cold War and Berlin Wall" We had a great walking tour with our excellent guide Eric. He took us to places we’d never have known about and was very well- informed and interesting. He also made recommendations for other places...

+More

rebecca b

2018-06-30 07:37:11

"Alternative Berlin Bike Tour" Excellent tour! We had three hours with Eric showing us the sites of alternative Berlin. We covered a variety of spots from the Berlin wall, urban garden projects and street art to all weekend techno...

+More

jawbunny

2018-05-27 23:37:15

"Informative and Fun" My husband and I are visiting Berlin and we signed up for Eric’s Berlin Wall and Cold War private walking tour. Having grown up during that time and remembering the fall of the Wall, it was an...

+More

trippetytrip

2018-05-03 03:09:03

"Techno music and street art" Eric took us to the most fascinating parts of former East Berlin on this bike tour. As an avid clubber himself he knows a lot about the different clubs, and the background of the nooks and crannies...

+More

Alain S

2018-04-14 12:04:57

"Bycicle street art tour" Had a wonderful tour with Eric, covering a lot of different alternative aspects of the city. The best way to go deep in the city afterwards. Eric will share with you his love of Berlin adapting the...

+More

TheBard11

2017-11-29 09:14:11

"Entertaining & interesting!" Hi, we were a group of friends who had Eric walk us around in old East-Berlin for a day. He took us to a lot of interesting places, had good stories to tell, and were in general a very helpful and...

+More

Vanessa P

2017-10-27 07:50:44

" Cold War Tour" We had a great afternoon with Eric who really brought to life what it would have been like to live in Berlin during the cold war. The grumpy teenagers really enjoyed it too.

+More

KyrreB

2017-10-19 04:21:06

"Great city walk with Eric" Great city walk in both the eastern block parts and modern parts of Berlin with guide Eric and my seven norwegian friends. He understood what we wanted in advance and matched our interests and our...

+More

cfish767

2017-10-14 08:39:34

"Excellent and Meaningful Guide! " Eric loves Berlin and that shows in the stories and detail he puts into the tour. I took the street art tour and it was fantastic. He takes you to the best vantage points and thoughtfully describes...

+More

Monique J

2017-08-14 10:58:33

"Berlin Cold War and Wall bike tour" Eric is a fantastic guide with a lot of passion for the history of Berlin! We had a fantastic time! Besides the history, architecture and stories he takes you to special places which you can only...

+More

Nicolas L

2017-08-14 05:07:01

"Excellent street art bike tour with Eric" Had the Berlin Street Art bike tour with Eric and it was more than I expected: great insights on street art obviously, but I also learned a ton on the historical background, architecture, places to...

+More

HMoch

2017-08-13 23:38:14

"A wonderful Street Art Biking Tour!" A small group of us booked Eric and his Street Art tour via bike on a cool summer day. Eric was super communicative over all channels, and very clear about where to meet us to start the tour. He...

+More
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