1. Germany
  2. Berlin
  3. Holocaust Memorial

Berlin: Highlights Cycling Tour

Product ID: 214536
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Participate in a 3-hour cycling tour around the fascinating German capital as you learn about its turbulent history. Visit the bunker where Hitler died and the Holocaust Memorial. Cycle past the Berlin Wall, the Holocaust Memorial and Bundestag Building.
About this activity
Duration 2 - 3 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Dutch, English, German
Easy cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the Brandenburg Gate, Holocaust Memorial, and other monuments
  • Peddle past checkpoint Charlie and along the Berlin wall
  • See the Reichstag or Bundestag building where government is held
  • Marvel at the stunning architecture on Museum Island and in the Jewish Quarter
  • Learn about the turbulent and bizarre history of Berlin from your guide
Full description
Depart from the centrally located Gleisdreieck Park where you will meet your passionate guide. Get fitted out with a suitable bicycle and begin your adventure through the bizarre and wonderful city of Berlin. 

Begin the tour by hearing about modern Berlin and all of its challenges. Visit the Berlin Wall and Checkpoint Charlie, the name given by the Western Allies to the best-known Berlin Wall crossing point between East Berlin and West Berlin during the Cold War. Peddle into the city center where you will see the site of the 1933 Book Burning by the Nazi government. Then, continue on to the Museum Island and Jewish Quarter.

After that, enjoy a quick ride to the Bundestag Building and the Holocaust Memorial. Then, you will hve the chance to visit the FuhrerBunker and discuss the many conspiracy theories surrounding Hitler's death. Alternatively, visit Potsdamer Platz and or Siege Säule, the Victory Column monument built in 1864 to commemorate the Prussian victory in the Danish-Prussian War. The route will be decided democratically by the group, so start your campaign early if you want to visit specific sites - this is, after all, a tour about the rise and fall of Germany for which democracy always wins!

After 3 hours of cycling, return to the starting point with unforgettable memories and new knowledge about the history of Berlin and its incredible buildings. 
Includes
  • Bike hire
  • Ponchos (if it rains)
  • Sunscreen
  • Live guide
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks
  • Tips (much appreciated in any currency)
  • E-Bike rental
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point
Important information
Please bring
  • Passport or ID card
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
Not allowed
  • Oversize luggage
Know before you go
• This is a physical tour, which requires a moderate fitness level
• The tour route is relatively flat with no hills
• The tour operates in all weather, however, ponchos will be provided if it rains
• The itinerary is dependent on the riding skills of the group, and factors such as weather and traffic
• Please bring an ID card (required for street cycling)