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Berlin History Tour

A study of the city both Pre-War and Cold War, visiting Wannsee, Sachsenhausen and the Topography of Terror museum. The tour can also include the imperial palace of Charlottenburg, once home to the Emperor Frederick the Great

Here are more details of a sample tour as a starting point, but at Kipling Tours, we can customize any program just for you.

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  • Day 1

    Depart from home

    Today you depart on your flight to Berlin. Flights can be arranged from your chosen departure airport.

  • Day 2

    Arrive in Berlin

    Today you arrive Berlin where on arrival you are met and transfer to your city center accommodation. Depending on the flight arrival time, there may be an opportunity to do a walking tour of the city including the famous Potsdamer Platz and the Brandenburg Gate.

  • Day 3

    Wansee and Sachsenhausen

    You start the day with a sobering visit to Sachsenhausen concentration camp on the outskirts of the city. Sachsenhausen was mainly used to house political opponents of the Third Reich. In the afternoon you visit Wannsee House where the 'Final Solution' conference took place in 1942.

  • Day 4

    Topography of Terror

    This morning you visit the Topography of Terror museum which documents the rise of the Nazi Party, and also the Holocaust Memorial. In the afternoon you can explore Berlin on your own before an evening trip to the famous TV Tower for a spectacular view of the city.

  • Day 5

    The Cold War

    Today you focus on the Cold War era when Berlin was a divided city. You can see what remains of the Berlin Wall and follow the route it took. You also visit the DDR museum which documents life for ordinary Germans on the other side of the Wall. The day finishes at Checkpoint Charlie which became the most famous crossing point between the Allied and Soviet zones.

  • Day 6

    Third Reich Walk Tour & Charlottenburg Palace

    This morning you do the Third Reich walking tour of Berlin which culminates at the site of Hitler's Bunker. In the afternoon you can visit Charlottenburg Palace, home of Frederick the Great.

  • Day 7

    Depart for home

    Today you depart Berlin by air for home

Prices start from

$1895 for a 7 day tour

Including a tour manager, all admissions and good quality hotels. Prices are based on East Coast departures. Contact us for a customized itinerary and quote which includes flights from other departure cities.

includes flights

  • Hotel Berlin

    Stylish four star hotel just south of the Tiergarten

    The Hotel Berlin is a newly refurbished and stylish four star hotel located at Lutzowplatz within 25 minutes walk of Potsdammer Platz and 10 minutes from the nearest U-Bahn.  There is a fitness suite and sauna and the hotel also has a restaurant for you to take evening meals.

  • Berlin Mark Hotel

    Four star hotel located in the western part of the city

    The 4-star Berlin Mark Hotel is located on a quiet side street just 200 metres from the lively and famous Berlin Boulevard Kurfuerstendamm and the Kurfurstendamm U-Bahn allowing for quick and easy access to the main sights of the city.

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