Bike the Berlin wall with a local

Bike the Berlin wall with a local

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(146 reviews) star City tour Berlin 1 - 8 watch_later 3 hours
  • done See the remains of the famous Berlin Wall
  • done Enjoy a relaxed city Bike Ride with your Local Host!
  • done Listen to insightful local stories
  • done 100% Private, 100% Personal & Tailored to Your Needs
  • done Enjoy the main historical spots of the city
  • done Taste the traditional Currywurst & enjoy a warm cup of chocolate/coffee

You will meet here: Berlin, city center

What you can expect

What comes to your mind when you think of Berlin?That’s right, it’s the Berlin Wall! The remains of the famous wall tell visitors around the world incredible stories and give great insights into the past. Who know them best? Your local host! Take a private bike trip to Berlin’s past as you and your friends learn more about its history from your local guide at your own pace.

Now winter-proof: this bike tour has been condensed and extra stops for warming up have been added. The cold doesn't stand a chance!

In this Withlocals Originals Bike Tour the local of your choice brings you the the main historical spots of the city, while sharing with you stories from Berlin’s harsh history. es. Get to know real stories about how East and West were divided but also how life used to go on in those days.

Begin your private journey at the famous Tunnel 29, now a regular subway stop, where you’ll listen to the story of the 29 Berliners who escaped to West Berlin in 1962. Bike past the places that East Berliners tried to use to escape. You’ll get to the Nordbahnhof, known as the Ghost Station, to the once terrifying Kieler Eck command tower and the unique family home right at the past border of West and East Berlin.

Is there more? Yes, there is! See popular highlights like the Holocaust Memorial and the Brandenburg Gate while getting great insights only known by locals. Have a stop in a cosy local cafe for the best special made Currywurst: see how it's prepared by the owner itself!

Our passionate hosts can’t wait meet you and share all these remarkable stories with you! Remember that this tour is 100% customizable to your preferences and your groups' wishes, just let your local guide know!

Check out the hosts’ profiles, pick your favorite local and start your private journey through the rich history of Berlin!


This is the plan

Stop 1
Alexa building at Alexanderplatz - let's meet up and go at a very close shop to take our bikes
Stop 2
Tunnel 29 - Hear the story of the dramatic events of 1962, when 29 people managed to escape to West Berlin
Stop 3
Nordbahnhof - learn about the "ghost station" and its secrets
Stop 4
Wachturm Kieler Eck - find out about the East's anti-escape strategies
Stop 5
Zollpackhof - founded in 1685 and was popular destination for the Huguenots in Berlin. Enjoy a hot chocolate or coffee in the restaurant here.
Stop 6
Reichstag - admire the impressive architecture of this imposing building
Stop 7
Brandenburger Tor - one of Berlin's most important monuments – a landmark and symbol all in one with over two hundred years of history
Stop 8
Potsdamer Platz - find out everything about the Topography of Terror monument
Stop 9
Typisch Berlin - taste one of the best currywurst in town, and get ready for more awesome stories!
Stop 10
Checkpoint Charlie - see the best-known border crossing between East and West Berlin during the Cold War
Stop 11
Balanceakt - a metaphor sculpture in memory of Axel Springer and his longstanding hope for German reunification.
Stop 12
Ride back to the Farrahdstation

Feel free to personalize this offer with the host of your choice

City tour details

Type
Private City tour
Mode of transport
Bicycle Tour
Duration
3 hours
Nr. of guests
1 - 8 persons
Meeting point
Berlin, city center
Guest pick-up included
no
Confirmation
instant confirmation
Cancellation
  • checkFree cancellation up to 14 days before experience date
  • closeNo refunds within 14 days of experience date

What's included
checkPrivate guide
checkBike rental
checkBest special-made currywurst
checkHot chocolate or coffee
checkNon alcoholic

About Withlocals Originals

  • Experience the true heart
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  • With the host of
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  • Private. Affordable.
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How it works:

  1. 1 Choose the theme of your tour.
  2. 2 Pick your favorite local as your private guide.
  3. 3 Let your guide personalize anything you like.

Done

Now you can enjoy the true heart of the city in the most personal and unique way.