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Cold War Walking Tour of Berlin

Berlin, Germany
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3 hoursMobile & paper tickets accepted

This guided Berlin walking tour will show you the staging ground of the military conflict between the Western world and the communist world. With your expert guide, see the Berlin Wall and hidden areas of the Death Strip, former guard towers and underground 'Ghost Stations', the Soviet Embassy and espionage points of the CIA and KGB. Learn about the leaders of East Germany, including Erich Honecker, and hear from your guide how life was like for Berlin's citizens during the almost 45 years of conflict.

What's Included

  • Local Expert Guide
  • Free map of Berlin
  • Berlin Transport AB Zone ticket
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks
  • Entry/Admission - Berlin Friedrichstrasse Station
  • Entry/Admission - Admiralspalast Berlin

What To Expect

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Berlin Friedrichstrasse Station, Georgenstr. 14/17, 10117 Berlin Germany

Take a ghost train ride from our meeting point through the old Cold War ghost stations

Duration: 7 minutes

Stop At: Admiralspalast Berlin, Friedrichstr. 101, 10117 Berlin Germany

See the location where the East German Political Party (SED) was founded in 1946

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Palace of Tears, Reichstagufer 17 Mitte, 10117 Berlin Germany

A former East German

The Location

Where To Go

Reichstagufer 17, 10117 Berlin, Germany

Departure time

10:00 AM


Berlin, Germany

Return details

Alexanderplatz, 10178 Berlin, Germany


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Written Reviews (24)

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Our tour was a fantastic...

Jayne K | Feb 2020

Our tour was a fantastic addition to our break in Berlin. It was informative and the story of the Cold War came alive. Jamie our tour guide was excellent, full of knowledge and a great story teller. I would fully recommend.

A really interesting look at...

Mark F | Feb 2020

A really interesting look at the wall and it’s history. Our guide Yann was very knowledgeable with a good sense of humour.

The tour guide Taylor is...

Alexander K | Jan 2020

The tour guide Taylor is a consummate professional along with his delivery of the material including visual aids. Starting at S + U Zoologischer Garten station where it is recommended that you get a day pass for the A+B zones because the tour

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Please bring a Berlin Transport AB Zone ticket
  • As a good amount of walking is involved, comfortable shoes are recommended
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


Cold War Walking Tour of Berlin

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