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  2. Berlin

Berlin Walking Tour: Risen From Ruins

Product ID: 200734
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Enjoy a 2-hour Berlin walking tour through East Berlin, seeing the urban development in socialist East Berlin. Walk along the prestigious Karl Marx Boulevard (former Stalin Boulevard) to Alexanderplatz.
About this activity
Duration 2 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, German
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Visit the prestigious socialist boulevard of Karl Marx Allee
  • Have a look at Kino International, Café Moscow, and other highlights of Socialist architecture
  • Enjoy a tour with a local guide who was born in socialist East Germany
Full description
On this tour, discover the intriguing architecture of socialist East Berlin. From the Stalinallee (Stalin Blvd.) of the 1950s, to the Karl-Marx-Allee (Karl-Marx Blvd.) of the 1960s, to the modern Alexanderplatz square of the 1970s, you follow a magnificent route through the buildings built upon the ruins of war-torn Berlin.

The tour starts at Frankfurter Gate with its two impressive towers, highlighting the beginning of Stalin Boulevard. At Strausberger Platz the neo-classical Socialist architecture is followed by Socialist Modernism. The Alexanderplatz square once was the Socialist city center of East-Berlin.

The tour ends at the World Clock at Alexanderplatz.

  • Tour guide
What’s Not Included
  • Ticket for public transportation

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From US$ 168.54 Per group up to 15

Organized by

Berlins Taiga

Product ID: 200734