The "Grand Tour"
offers Berlin visitors the opportunity to take in as much as possible
of the city in a day's sightseeing, from the comfort of a tour
bus and with a knowledgeable and experienced guide.
The tour takes you on a journey
through four epochs of German history - the neo-classical elegance
of the Prussian empire, cultural flowering of the Weimar Republic
and the exotic nightlife, succeeded by the Nazi reign of terror,
East Berlin as showcase of the Eastern Block in the Cold War,
and the era of German re-unification which followed the fall of
the Wall, characterised by huge reconstruction and building projects.
The achievements and disasters of Germany's turbulent past have
left their mark on Berlin in the shape of some of the city's most
famous landmarks - from the ceremonial Brandenburg Gate passed
Alexanderplatz to the Eastside Gallery, where remnants of the
Berlin Wall still stand, from the glittering new dome on top of
the Reichstag, home of the German Parliament, along the shop area
Ku'Damm to Schloss Charlottenburg, the oldest remaining Prussian
the fall of the Wall and German re-unification, Berlin has resumed
its role of seat of government and has received a facelift. Your
tour might take you to the redeveloped pre-war centre of Berlin,
Potsdamer Platz, where companies like Daimler Chrysler and Sony
have erected staggering modernist towers, or lead you through
the maze of construction sites surrounding the Reichstag, where
Embassies and Government buildings are sprouting up.
Alternatively, your tour could include an excursion to the beautiful
city of Potsdam on the outskirts of Berlin, where Friedrich the
Great built his palace Schloss Sanssouci, surrounding it with
Our tours are tailor-made to suit
your particular interests, wishes and needs. We will design the
tour according to your special requirements and attempt to include
as many as possible of the sights you wish to see. Your guide
will discuss the tour route with you and happily make any changes
or additions for you during the tour. Feel free to make any special
requests to your guide.
Tour includes lunch at a local favourite
serving traditional Berliner cuisine. Since traditional meals
tend to consist of meat and potatoes, please inform us in advance
of any special dietary requirements, e.g. vegetarian, kosher,
The Grand Tour can be booked for
up to 10 hours. This allows for brief visits of the sights and
the chance to stretch your legs and take in the scene. Time allowing,
the tour may include visiting some palaces, exhibits and museums
at group discount rates.
We pride ourselves on being flexible
and dependable, and will strive to make your stay in Berlin as
pleasant as possible.
If you would like to book your tour or require further information,
don't hesitate to contact us. Simply fill in the tour section
of the Request
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