Third Reich Berlin WalkingTour - Hitler and WWII

Highlights

  • Forget the guidebook and learn about the last days of the Third Reich from a guide

  • Visit memorials to those who fought against and defied the regime

  • Avoid aimless wandering and have the rest of the day free to explore other aspects of the city

Summary

Meet your guide near Zoologischer Garten train station, and together explore a route of key locations under the Third Reich and during the final Battle of Berlin, including the Luftwaffe headquarters and the Ministry of Propaganda. Follow the route of the final Soviet assault, eventually reaching the Reichstag itself. Next, stop at the Soviet War Memorial, before heading onto the headquarters of Hitler’s Nazi government, the New Reich Chancellery, to view Hitler’s bunker and learn more about the events leading up to his suicide in April 1945. Listen as your professional guide shares insights into daily life under Nazi rule and discuss the events that caused Hitler’s unique rise to absolute power, including the Lebensraum policy, and find yourself immersed in the dramatic events that led to end of the Third Reich. Conclude your tour at the Topography of Terror near Potsdamer Platz, and leave with a thorough appreciation of the events that culminated in the Nazi surrender, and the locations that shaped them.

Tour info

Duration
3 hours
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Why take this tour?

The Nazi surrender that ended the Second World War is still a point of interest for any visitor to Berlin, but matching locations to these poignant moments of history can be a challenge. Forget the guidebook and hear from a guide about Hitler’s dramatic last days in Berlin, and learn more about the daily life of those who lived, and resisted, under Nazi rule, while viewing some of the most significant historical sites in the city.

What’s included?

  • Local Expert Guide

  • Free map of Berlin

  • Berlin Transport AB Zone ticket

  • Gratuities

  • Food and drinks, unless specified

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

  • Entry/Admission - Reichstag Building

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Things to know

Before you book

  • Duration: 3h

  • Mobile tickets accepted

  • Instant confirmation

Covid Policy

  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff

Cancellation Policy

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

About operator:

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