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Berlin: Behind the Iron Curtain Private Walking Tour

4.7 / 5

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Berlin: Behind the Iron Curtain Private Walking Tour

Activity provider: Berlins Taiga

From US$ 189.47 per group up to 15

A 3.5-hour private walking tour about the end of the Third Reich in Berlin, the establishment of the Soviet Occupation, the Cold War in Berlin, the Berlin Wall, and life behind the Iron Curtain.

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Duration 3.5 hours
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  • Enjoy a private tour with the specialist for Soviet history in Berlin
  • See some of Berlin's best-known sights, the Reichstag, the Brandenburg Gate, Checkpoint Charlie and the Gendarmenmarkt
  • Enjoy a tour with a guide who was born in socialist East Germany (GDR)
  • Learn more about the life behind the Iron Curtain and the presence of Soviet troops in Germany
Full description
Enjoy a private tour in the center of Berlin with a local guide who was born in socialist East Germany (GDR). Experience Soviet history right in the heart of this exciting metropolis. Follow in the footsteps of the Red Army during the final battle of World War II in Europe. Both, the Reichstag and the Soviet War Memorial are imposing testemonies of the past. You will learn about the Soviets as an occupying power and how Berlin became one of the most important battlefields of the Cold War. On this special tour, you will pass by some of the most famous sights in Berlin and get to know the Soviet history of these places.
  • Private walking tour
  • Guide
  • Ticket for public transportation
Covid-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Berlin-Hauptbahnhof/Main Station, at the exit Washingtonplatz south side, on the left-hand side, next to the electronic display board for public transport.

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4.7 /5

based on 3 reviews

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The tourist guide is very good and very knowledgeable about the story he is telling and he can also suggest a lot of other activities either in Berlin and Potsdam!

March 18, 2018

May 25, 2019

Very nice private tour! A personal insight in the history of Berlin

We also booked the private tour in Potsdam!

June 15, 2019

Product ID: 200758