Berlin Jewish Heritage Shore Excursion
145/131 USD pp
|09:00 am||Meeting by the ship (outside the port area).
Please note: the start time of the tour is given approximately and will be adjusted depending on your ship arrival time
|09:00 am – 12:00 pm||Driving time Warnemünde / Berlin with a restroom stop on the way|
|12:00 – 12:30 pm||Driving time Warnemünde / Berlin with a restroom stop on the way
Once you are at Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp you will be met by your tour guide who will give you a quick overview of the history and share some dramatic events which happened here.
|12:00 – 12:30 pm||Meeting the local Berlin guide at Museum Island. Introduction tour to the Jewish history
Your guide will give you an introduction to the Jewish history and you’ll visit the Memorial of Mother holding her dead Son.
|12:30 – 2:00 pm||A walking tour of the Jewish Quarter including..
the Otto Weidt workshop, the oldest Jewish cemetery, the New Synagogue as well as the former Jewish boy's and girl's school
|2:00 – 3:00 pm||Free time for lunch (not included in the tour cost)|
|3:00 – 4:30 pm||The tour continues to East Berlin: Unter den Linden, Bebel Platz (Book Burning Square).
You will take a photo stop at Reichstag and walk through the Brandenburg Gate, Paris Square, observe the modern Holocaust Memorial. The tour will proceed to the former SS and Gestapo Headquarter known as the Topography of Terror and the Berlin Wall where we will have some free time.
|4:30 – 6:00 pm||Time at the Jewish Museum (entrance fees and an inside guided tour of the museum are not included in the tour price)|
|6:00 - 9:00 pm||Driving back to the ship with a restroom stop on the way|
During this private and exclusive tour you will explore some of the most important sites and buildings of Jewish Heritage past and present, and Jewish life in Berlin. On request we can organize a visit to the Memorial to the former Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp.
During this one day program...
You will be picked-up by your driver. After a scenic ride of about 3 hours through the idyllic flatlands of North Germany with its hundreds of lakes, you will be met in former West Berlin by your private guide, who will lead you to highlights of the German capital.
Your driving tour will include: Charlottenburg Castle (Photo Stop) – a splendid baroque palace, dating from 1695. You will then continue to the Reichstag, the German Parliament (Photo Stop), and the Brandenburg Gate (Photo Stop), the Ku’damm, and the Tiergarten. You will then visit the famous Memorial Dedicated to the Murdered Jews of Europe (known as Holocaust Memorial) with its 2711 tilted stone blocks, designed by Peter Eisenman. Along the way you will see, among other sites the tree-lined "Unter den Linden" boulevard, Museum Island, the Berlin Wall, Checkpoint Charlie, take a picture of the Bebelplatz (Book Burning Memorial) and Humboldt University. Then you will also have a typical hearty Berlin lunch (not included in the tour price).
During the walking tour in one of the Jewish Quarters which used to be the center of Jewish community life in the past, you will see the New Synagogue on Oranienburgerstrasse, built in 1866, a present-day Judaism center. We will include into our tour the Jewish cemetery, Jewish high school, and other famous memorials. Another sight to see is the Jewish Museum (please, note that the inside tour is upon request). Finally, you arrive back in Warnemunde/Rostock and return to the ship.
*Please, note that tour schedule will be adjusted based on the arrival time of your ship.
** According to the German legislation children up to 3 y.o. are obligated to have a child seat. The extra charge for the seat is 60 EUR.
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- Transfer Warnemunde(Rostock)-Berlin-Warnemunde(Rostock) in an A/C vehicle
- Private A/C vehicle in Berlin for 6 hours
- English-speaking guide in Berlin for 6 hours
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