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World War II Walking Tour Berlin

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Key Highlights

  • This highly renowned tour is led by an expert on Hitler and the Third Reich Movement
  • Book in confidence – our local partners are highly rated by users of Trip Advisor
  • Activity Schedule
    When does it run?

    01 Apr - 31 Oct: Daily
    01 Nov - 31 Mar: Monday, Wednesday, Friday & Sunday

    Duration

    4 hours

    Start time

    10:00am

    Meeting Point

    Tour starts from McDonald's restaurant opposite the main entrance to Zoo U-Bahn Station.(U-Bahn Red U2 line and Orange U9 line will stop at Zoo Station.)
    Please report at the meeting point 15 minutes before the start time. This is mandatory to allow time for pre-departure briefing.

    Ending Point

    Tour returns to your original point of departure

  • Overview & Itinerary

    Overview

    Learn in depth about Hitler and World War II on this walking tour of the Third Reich sites in Berlin. Start in the heart of West Berlin before the cragged spire of the bombed out Memorial Church, get a full description of the ferocity of the Allied bombing campaign and the defence of the Nazi Reich Capital.

    At the site of the Führer Bunker, listen as your guide gives you a step-by-step account of Hitler’s suicide and his last days in the bunker. The guide tells you in detail about Post Great War Germany, the Nazi's rise to power, Hitler's ‘Lebensraum’ Policy and Europe's subsequent destruction.

    This tour is a treat for history lovers!

    Itinerary

    The tour starts from the McDonald’s opposite the main entrance to Zoo U-Bahn Station at 10:00am. Accompanied by a guide, you will embark on a walking tour to visit the following sites:

    Memorial Church: Built between 1891 and 1895 by Kaiser Wilhelm II, the church was a symbol of Prussian unity and a mark of honour for his grandfather, Kaiser Wilhem I. The damaged tower is Berlin’s resolution to rebuild the city after the war.

    • Cross of Coventry
    • Site of Goebbel’s Propaganda Ministry
    • Ruins of Himmler’s SS and Gestapo head quarters
    • Stroll along the North-South axis of ‘Germania’ designed by Albert Speer, from the towering Great Hall to the monumental arch.
    • Site of Hitler’s New Reich Chancellery
    Führer Bunker

    • Follow the route of the Soviet attack towards the final battlefield for the Reichstag and stop before the Soviet Memorial flanked with T34 tanks and Red Army Howitzers.

    The tour concludes in U-Bahn station Mohrenstrasse at 2:00pm.

  • Inclusions & Exclusions

    Inclusions

    • Guide available in English Languages
    • Walking tour

    Exclusions

    • Rail travel between sites (payable locally)
    • Lunch
    • Hotel pick up and drop off
  • Please note & Additional info

    Please note

    Please call the activity operator for any logistical query you may have.

    You will need a rail pass to travel between sites and this is not included in the price. You can buy a ticket from the tour guide for approximately approx EUR2.00.

    Additional info

    The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.
  • Reviews
    • Cesar was an outstanding guide...smart, fun and engaging....

      Stephen B Baus
    • Excellent, professional tour

      Cannot recommend highly enough. Informative, fun and memorable....

      Mrs J E Calem
    • Excellent tour with excellent tour guide (Barnaby)

      Enjoyable and informative. Barnaby did a great job bringing history to life....

      ian r mcleod
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