About The City Sightseeing Berlin Tour:
Whether you're an eager first-timer or a seasoned regular, a ticket for the Berlin City Tour is an ideal way to make new discoveries in the German capital. There's 3 hop-on hop-off routes in total, each with a unique theme based around a particular aspect of German history/culture.
See all the most iconic sights on the Traditional Tour (A), learn about shifting trends and recent history on the Wall & Lifestyle Tour (B), and dive into old Berlin on the Westend Tour (C).
Standard 24 and 48-hour tickets include the Traditional Tour and Wall & Lifestyle Tour. If chosen, tickets can also be paired with a 1-hour River Spree sightseeing cruise. The Westend Tour is only available during the period indicated below.
- A & B-Line Tour: All Year Round, Daily.
- C-Line Tour: April 08 - October 31, Daily.
- Digital Audio: English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Russian, Polish, Chinese and Japanese - A & B Tours Only.
- Live English and German speaking guides.
- All Tours: 2 hours each (1 full loop).
- Audio Guide (Headphones Included).
- English & German-Speaking Guides.
- Printed Tour Map & Leaflet.
Berlin 'Traditional' Bus Tour (A):
Timetable: 09:15 to 16:30, every 15 minutes. Departure Point: Tauentzienstrasse 16.
Note: A-Line buses are recognisable by their red 'City Sightseeing' designs.
If it's your first time visiting Berlin then chances are you'll want to get around all of the city's most iconic landmarks. The Berlin City Tour's 'Traditional Tour' is a journey featuring all of the most prolific sights in the city centre.
Get off and admire the Brandenburg Gate, travel to the Fernsehturm Television Tower for the best views in town, and visit the Kaufhaus des Westens department store, better known as KaDeWe.
This is a hop-on hop-off sightseeing tour, meaning you have the freedom to leave and rejoin the buses as often as you like. For a full list of stops please the itinerary list below.
| 12 Stops:
- 1) Tauentzienstrasse 16.
- 2) Wittenbergplatz (KaDeWe).
- 3) Potsdamer Platz.
- 4) Niederkirchnerstraße (Martin-Gropius-Bau).
- 5) Checkpoint Charlie.
- 6) Gendarmenmarkt.
- 7/8) Alexanderplatz 7 (Park Inn Hotel).
- 9) Rotes Rathaus (Neptunbrunnen).
- 10) Lustgarten / Museumsinsel.
- 11) Brandenburg Gate.
- 12) Hauptbahnhof (Washingtonplatz).
- 13) Siegessäule (Berlin Victory Column).
Berlin 'Wall & Lifestyle' Bus Tour (B):
Timetable: 09:30 to 16:00, every 30 minutes. Departure Point: Rotes Rathaus/Neptunbrunnen.
Note: B & C-Line buses are recognisable by their green & cream 'Berlin City Tour' designs.
No trip to Berlin is complete without seeing all of the sites most synonymous with the turbulent events of the 20th century. The 'Wall and Lifestyle Tour' is an integral part of the larger Berlin City Tour that visits the capital's main cultural and historical landmarks.
Travel back to the final days of World War 2 by hopping off at the Berliner Unterwelten, an incredible complex of tunnels and bunkers that shielded supplies and communications infrastructure from attacks by the allies. Stop off at the East Side Gallery, where you can find the largest surviving portion of the Berlin Wall, now an international memorial for freedom that's covered in countless murals.
Dive into a haven of modern pop culture at the Computerspielemuseum (Computer Game Museum) located on Karl-Marx-Allee boulevard. And by getting off at Oranienburger Straße you'll encounter a lively collection of nightlife venues, restaurants and bars.
| 12 Stops:
- 1) Rotes Rathaus.
- 2) Oranienburger Strasse (New Synagogue).
- 3) Berlin Hauptbahnhof.
- 4) Mauergedenkstätte (Berlin Wall Memorial).
- 5) Berliner Unterwelten.
- 6) Mauerpark (Hotel 4 Youth).
- 7) Schönhauser Allee / Schwedter Straße.
- 8) Alexanderplatz 7.
- 9) Karl-Marx-Allee (Museum of Computer Games).
- 10) East Side Gallery.
- 11) Ostbahnhof.
- 12) Alexanderplatz.
Berlin 'Westend' Bus Tour (C):
Timetable: 10:00 to 16:00, every hour. Departure Point: Tauentzienstrasse 16.
The Westend tour covers some of Berlin's most scenic sightseeing routes. Do a circuit around the Olympiastadion and hop off next to the emblematic Glockenturm (30 minute stop), then pass through the upscale Kurfürstendamm avenue, a long boulevard considered to be the Champs-Élysées of Berlin. The entire tour takes around 2 hours to complete and you will also visit Charlottenburg Palace, the ICC and Funkturm Radio Tower.
| 7 Stops:
- 1) Tauentzienstrasse 16.
- 2) Schloss Charlottenburg.
- 3) Olympischer Platz.
- 4) Scholzplatz.
- 5) Glockenturm.
- 6) Masurenallee (Funkturm).
- 7) Kurfürstendamm 195.