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City Sightseeing Berlin: Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour

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"An excellent tour" mr t c corke


  • Explore Berlin your way with this fun flexible tour
  • The perfect introduction to one of Europe′s most thrilling cities
  • See top attractions like Checkpoint Charlie, TV Tower and Brandenburg Gate
  • 3 routes and over 30 stops including all the city highlights
  • Live commentary in English and German
  • Multi-lingual pre-recorded commentary in seven other languages


Turbulent history, gracious old buildings, cutting-edge modern architecture, fabulous museums and the dynamism of its citizens combine to make Berlin one of the world’s most compelling cities.

Discover Berlin and its many attractions for yourself on this Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour with 3 fantastic tour routes. Your ticket is valid for 1 or 2 days, giving you lots of time to enjoy the sights. The iconic red open-top double-decker buses run throughout the day and there are around 15 carefully chosen stops close to main attractions.

Jump on and off at any of the stops to what interests you. There’s plenty to choose from the three incredible tour routes from which you can either choose one or all three. You can also get a discount offer at over 15 top attractions by simply showing your ticket.

On the "Traditional tour" you will see the iconic landmarks like the Brandenburger Tor, Checkpoint Charlie and more. Art lovers and museum buffs will be in seventh heaven among all treasures on Museum Island. Shopaholics will have the time of their lives at KaDeWe, Berlin’s enormous department store.

The "Wall and Lifestyle Tour" will let you understand the city life of Berlin. Be a part of the crowd as you visit Alexanderplatz, Karl-Marx-Allee, East Side Gallery and many more.

Join "The West end tour" and explore the old west Berlin. You will not only drive through exclusive residential areas and down the famous Kurfurstendamm, the tour features a number of real Berlin highlights such as Schloss Charlottenburg and the Olympischer Platz. Don’t miss the chance to climb the Bell Tower in the Olympic Park and enjoy an astonishing view of Berlin.

You can also stay on board for the entire 2-hour loop and listen to a narration from the English or German-speaking guides, or enjoy a pre-recorded audio-commentary in the language of your choice.

Download the tour route map


Your City Sightseeing Berlin: Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour enables you to discover one of Europe’s most thrilling cities at your own pace in a comfortable open-top bus. Your hop-on hop-off ticket is valid for 1 or 2 days on three routes many stops adjacent to the city’s main attractions. You can jump on and off at will or stay on board for an entire 2-hour loop, listening to a live commentary in English and German or an informative audio narration (in seven languages).

This hop-on, hop-off tour combines three different routes which makes it easy to enjoy the best Berlin has to offer. You can buy a ticket for just one route or all 3 as per you convenience. The stops on the bus route and attractions close to them are detailed below.

Traditional Tour:
Stop 1 - Tauentzienstrasse 16
Stop 2 - KaDeWe
Stop 3 - Potsdamer Platz
Stop 4 - Martin-Gropius-Bau (Mauerreste)
Stop 5 - Checkpoint Charlie
Stop 6 - Gendarmenmarkt
Stop 7 - Mühlendamm
Stop 8 - Alexanderplatz (Park Inn Hotel)
Stop 9 - Alexanderplatz (Alexa)
Stop 10 - Rotes Rathaus / Neptunbrunnen
Stop 11 - Lustgarten/Musemsinsel/Altes Museum
Stop 12 - Brandenburger Tor
Stop 13 - Hauptbahnhof (Washingtonplatz)
Stop 14 - Siegessäule (Großer Stern)

Wall and Lifestyle Tour:
Stop 1 - Rotes Rathaus / Neptunbrunnen
Stop 2 - Oranienburger Straße / Krausnickstraße
Stop 3 - Hbf (Washingtonplatz/Friedrich-List ufer)
Stop 4 - Mauergedenkstätte (Gartenstaße)
Stop 5 - Bunker (ggü./opp. Unterwelten)
Stop 6 - Mauerpark (Hotel 4 Youth)
Stop 7 - Schönhauser Allee/Schwedter Straße
Stop 8 - Alexanderplatz (Park Inn Hotel)
Stop 9 - Karl-Marx-Allee (Computerspielmusem)
Stop 10 - East Side Gallery (O2-World – Stop 30 Min.)
Stop 11 - Ostbahnhof (vor dem Haupteingang)
Stop 12 - Alexanderplatz (Alexa)

West-End Tour:
Stop 1 – Tauentzienstrasse 16
Stop 2 – Schloss Charlottenburg
Stop 3 – Olympischer Platz
Stop 4 – Glockenturm (stop for 30min)
Stop 5 – Masurenallee, BVG Haltestelle
Stop 6 – Kurfurstendamm 195

You can leave the tour at whichever stop you wish.

This is not all! City Sightseeing Berlin offer discounts at over 15 top attractions. You can benefit from these by simply showing your ticket.

Traditional Tour:
Stop 1 - Story of Berlin - 20% discount
Stop 1 - Bar jeder Vernunft - 20% discount
Stop 3 - Wintergarten Variete - 10% discount
Stop 3 - LEGOLAND Discovery Centre Berlin - 25% discount on the adult price
Stop 5 - Exhibition Black Box Cold War at Checkpoint Charlie - 20% discount
Stop 8 - Basr Flying by Jochen Schweizer - Video for free ( Value €19)
Stop 10 - AquaDom & SEALIFE Berlin - 25% discount on the adult price
Stop 10 - Berlin Dungeon - 25% discount on the adult price
Stop 11 - Humboldt Box - 25% discount
Stop 11 - Historiale Berlin Museum - free entrance
Stop 12 - Madame Tussauds Berlin - 25% discount on the adult price
Stop 12 - Tipi am Kanzleramt - 20% discount

Wall & Lifestyle Tour:
Stop 7 - Berlin on Bike - up to 20% off
Stop 9 - Computerspielemuseum - up to 60% off

Westend Tour:
Stop 2 - Charlottenburg Palace - €2 off
Stop 3 - Olympic Stadium - 25% off
Stop 4 - Glockenturm - 40% off

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  • An excellent tour

    This is a must for anyone visiting Berlin particularly if it is for the first time. We bought the 2 day pass which enabled us to take the full tour...

    Mr T C Corke
  • great way to see the city

    nice way to travel, it was freezing cold outside so was nice to sit in a warm bus....

    a f king
  • See the sights the easy way.

    When going to a new city we always book a hop on hop off tour for 2 days. The first day is spent checking out the stops on the tour and the second day we can spend more time at...

    M F McDonough
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Activity Schedule

When does it run?



Your ticket is valid for 1 or 2 days.

Start time

Traditional Tour: Buses run between 09:10am and 4:30pm, every 15 - 30 minutes (depending on season)
Wall and Lifestyle Tour: Buses run between 09:40am(10:00am from 01Apr15) and 4:00pm, every 40 - 60 minutes (depending on season)
The West-End Tour (27 Mar - 31 Oct):
Duration: 2 hours, every 60 minutes
Validity: Your ticket is valid for 1 or 2 days.
Traditional Tour: 120 minutes
Wall and Lifestyle Tour: 120 minutes
The West-End Tour: 120 minutes

Meeting point

The tour starts at:
Traditional Tour: Tauentzienstrasse 16
Wall and Lifestyle Tour: Rotes Rathaus / Neptunbrunnen
The West-End Tour: Tauentzienstrasse 16
You may board the bus at any stop. The voucher can be exchanged at any of the stops directly with the driver.

Ending point

You may leave the bus at any stop.

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  • Transportation in an open-top double-decker bus
  • Traditional Tour: Live commentary in English and German. Pre-recorded audio commentary in 7 languages (Chinese, French, Italian, Japanese, Russian, Spanish & Polish)
  • Wall and Lifestyle Tour: Live commentary in English and German
  • The West-End Tour: Live commentary in English and German


  • Meals
  • Entrance fees


Dress for the weather and wear comfortable shoes for walking. Don’t forget the camera.

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Please note

Your confirmation voucher can be exchanged at any of the stops directly with the driver.

The duration and frequency of the tour may vary due to traffic conditions.

You can choose any of the tours (route), this decision doesn't need to be made at the time of booking. You can decide when you redeem it in Berlin.

Voucher information: You must print and surrender a paper version of your booking voucher for this activity (showing your voucher on a smartphone is not accepted). No refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.

West End tour and the 2 Day ‘All Routes’ ticket only operates from 01Apr15 - 31Oct15,

Your voucher will be valid for 3 months from the date chosen at the time of booking.

Partial wheelchair access available. Buses are not fully equipped but wheelchairs can be collapsed down and stored on the bus, only one spot where unfolded wheelchair can be accommodated. Passengers have to walk 2 steps to board bus.

Motor scooter cannot be accommodated.

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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.
  • Your ticket is valid for 3 months from the chosen date.
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Cancellation policy

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