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Private Urban Jungle: The Alternative Side of Berlin

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    What to Expect
    Your alternative Berlin tour starts by meeting your private guide at Hackescher Markt, from where you'll visit a courtyard that contemporary artists love. Learn about the history of this spot and the meanings of the art pieces here.

    As you continue on, listen to your guide's stories about Berlin's neighborhoods, and stop by the 'Pink Man,' a graffiti piece by the artist Blu that protests the gentrification of parts of the city. Pass by the East Side Gallery, where international artists left their marks on pieces of the Berlin Wall; visit a small theater known for its 1970s flair; and experience a piece of local life as you enjoy a Club-Mate drink. Other sights include Haus Schwarzenberg, Kottbusser Tor, Gorlitzer Park, the Schlesi tower, 'Leviathan' by Blue, Oberaumbrücke, Urban Spree, RAW Tempel, and Intimes Kino.

    Your tour ends near Boxhagener Platz, where you can enjoy the urban vibes of Berlin before saying goodbye to your guide and continuing the rest of your day on your own. Feel free to ask your guide any questions, as well. By the time you part ways, you'll have gained knowledge about Berlin's street art scene, trendy areas, and how the city's alternative side is changing.
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    Departure Point
    Hackescher Markt, 10178 Berlin, Germany
    Return Details
    Intimes Theater, Oranienstraße 162, 10969 Berlin, Germany
    • Private Guide
    • 1 Club-Mate - original Berlin drink
    • Ubahn Ticket
    • 1 non alcoholic drink
    • Additional drinks and food
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Betty is an energetic citizen of Berlin.Tapped in to the counter-culture and street art scene which was perfect for us. She is really good at setting historical context for the way things are and how people live in Berlin as a result of WWII and...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Peter K
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We enjoyed very much a personalised tour by Uygur of some of Berlin's street art. My wife is disabled and Uygur structured our tour to take account of her difficulty walking. It was fascinating and Uygur was informative and helpful, and we learned a lot...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank tickerbrum
    Reviewed 11 September 2019

    I want to preface my thoughts with an apology for my tardy review.We still had a month of intensive travel after our tour with Leah & re entry has been slow. Poor Leah got hit with lousy tourist stick by getting stuck with us because...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank zhoosh
    Reviewed 31 August 2019 via mobile

    This tour is nothing like how it reads.Started in an artist alley which was interesting but went totally down hill from there. Walked for 2 hours in the heat and saw about 4 murals on walls (see more on a train), a run down dirty...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank JackieN01
    Reviewed 6 August 2019

    The tour is great, all the things we passed and stopped at, were things I really liked seeing. It made me fall in love with Berlin. Dave is an awesome guy. He gave me a lot of good tips of places to visit during the...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank scottruigrok
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    24 July 2018|
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    Depends on the age. It is a walking tour of about 3 hrs. Ask your host!
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    • Languages Offered: English, German
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