1. Germany
  2. Brandenburg
  3. Potsdam
  4. Sanssouci

From Berlin: Historical Gems of Potsdam Private Day Trip

Product ID: 194654
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Discover the historical gems of Potsdam on this private day trip. See the famous palaces of Frederick the Great and explore Germany's royal past and architectural treasures.
About this activity
Duration 4 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Learn about the amazing history of Potsdam
  • Admire the exterior of the Sanssouci Palace
  • Stroll through the picturesque Dutch Quarter
  • Hear all about Germany's royal past
  • Check out Potsdam's main attractions
Full description
Take a trip back in time to the city of Potsdam, once home to Prussian kings and the German Kaiser, and discover intriguing stories along with historical treasures. On this this private day tour, enjoy a fascinating storytelling journey exploring wars, alliances, arts, and sciences, as well as historical woes and obsessions. Hear about the Prussian dynasty and how it shaped Germany's future in the times of the First and Second Reich while admiring beautiful Rococo and Baroque architecture.

Retrace history and see highlights like the Long Bridge and the Alter Markt (Old Market). Find out how the first Prussian King positioned Prussia within the Holy Roman Empire. Wander the streets and admire the architectural gems of the city as you explore Germany's royal past. 

A 15-minute bus ride takes you to the famous New Palace, while a stroll through the famous Sansoucci Park will lead you to the magnificent main residence, built by the most celebrated king of Prussia. With the help of your guide, imagine how it felt to live in Potsdam centuries ago.
Includes
  • Private Tour
  • Local Guide
  • Public transportation expenses
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pickup or drop-off
  • Food & drinks
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Alexanderplatz Bahnhof, at the Deutsche Bahn ticket office (DB Reisezentrum) on the ground floor of the station.

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