Best of Berlin Shore Excursion

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Adults/Children Price from

145/131 USD pp

Moderate

Walking

Duration

12 hours

Multiple

Languages

Highlights

  • Have a chance to see the capital of Germany and learn about its heritage
  • Walk under the Brandenburg Gate and see the monumental Reichstag
  • Discover the remaining pieces of the Berlin Wall, dividing the city in the 20th century
  • Visit the site of Hitler's bunker, the last headquarters of the the Führer
  • Enjoy contemporary architecture of Berlin

Inclusions

  • Transport by A/C vehicle
  • Professional Tour Guide
  • Top Attractions: Reichstag, Kurfürstendamm Brandenburg Gate, Hitler’s Bunker, Holocaust Memorial Potsdamer Platz. Museum Island, Unter den Linden, etc.

Inside visits of

  • Museum visits can be added upon request

Visa/Tour Tickets

Visa or tour tickets are not required for US and EU citizens in order to disembark in Warnemünde /Rostock.

Payment information  

  • A 50% deposit must be paid at the time of reservation. The remaining balance is due upon your arrival to St. Petersburg. In St. Petersburg you can either pay in cash (only Rubles are accepted) or by credit card;
  • Full payment is required when you book a Baltic excursion without St. Petersburg;
  • After completing your online payment, you will get a payment confirmation.

Cancelation policy

If you or any other member of your party decides to cancel your confirmed booking you must notify us in writing. Deposits are fully refundable 7 days prior to the date of your tour; deposits are non-refundable within 7 days prior to the date of your tour. In case of no-show, no refund is granted. Once you’ve paid for your tour (package) in St. Petersburg, no refund is available.

Availability and Notes

  • Please inquire availability at least 48 hours prior to your ship's arrival to the port
  • Please, note that the 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.
  • The route of the tour and time spent in Berlin is subject to your ship’s docking times, traffic, special events and any other circumstances beyond our control. We will not be able to provide a refund if the duration of the tour has to be amended in any of the above circumstances.
  • This tour will include some walking. Please make sure to bring comfortable footwear, weather appropriate clothing and an umbrella – just in case.
  • Please bring some change in EUR for toilet stops, beverages and for lunch. If you do not have any EUR with you, please ask your tour guide in Berlin to arrange for a stop at an ATM – it’s no problem! US dollars are not accepted as legal tender in Germany.
  • Your bus driver may not speak English. If you have any questions please call our emergency phone number: +49 176 322 67 204.

Meeting point

The meeting point is located after the immigration control. Please, make sure to read disembarkation instructions sent through email with other documentation.

Tips and Discounts

  • Children (7 - 17 y.o.)/students get 10% off the tour price.
  • Gratuities to the guide and driver are not included in the tour price. The sum you wish to give to your guide and driver after a well-done tour should be up to the western standards (approximately 15%). It is a good idea to divide gratuity between your guide and driver and give it separately to them: 10% to the guide and 5% to the driver. Please have some cash with you (USD, EUR or RUB) for this reason, but it is always up to you!

Itinerary

 0:00

Meeting by the ship. The exact meeting time will be specified on your confirmation letter

Please note: the start time of the tour is given approximately and will be adjusted depending on your ship arrival time

 00:00 - 03:00

Driving time Warnemünde / Berlin with a restroom stop on the way.

We recommend you bring some drinks and snacks with you onto the bus

 03:00 - 03:30

Meeting the local Berlin guide at the Charlottenburg Palace. Introduction tour

After a scenic ride through North Germany with hundreds of lakes and beautiful nature, you will be met by your guide next to the Charlottenburg Palace, who will give you an introduction to the city

 03:30 - 05:00

Drive through the British and American sectors of West Berlin.

Pass through Kurfürstendamm, by the Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church and KaDeWe. Arrive at Potsdamer Platz.

05:00 - 06:00

Walk from Potsdamer Platz to the Reichstag.

On the way you will pass through the Tiergarten, Hitler’s Bunker, the Holocaust Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, the Brandenburg Gate and Paris Square.

06:00 - 07:00

Free time for lunch.

You will have time for a typical hearty Berlin lunch (not included in the tour price)

07:00 - 08:00

Drive to Museum Island and explore the historic heart of the city.

You will see the newly rebuilt Palace, the Old Museum, New Museum, Pergamon Museum, Old National Gallery and Bode Museum.
Visit to the former Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Unter den Linden, Humboldt University, Book Burning Square and Gendarmenmarkt.

08:00 - 09:00

Drive to Checkpoint Charlie and finish up at the former SS and Gestapo HQ.

After having a stop at the Checkpoint Charlie you can pay a short visit to the Topography of Terror or take a unique picture of one of the only remaining stretches of the Berlin Wall.

09:00 - 12:00

Driving back to the ship with a restroom stop on the way.

Please, note that the tour order and the time spent at each venue may vary

Tour cost calculator

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Number of people 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16
Price (USD) 1206 606 435 328 263 220 257 225 206 186 176 162 159 156 154 145

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