Kreuzberg; Heart of Berlin (History, Gastronomy and Berlin Vibe Tour)

Duration: 3h and 30min
Languages: English
Guru: Behzad
Quality Verified Registered on January 23, 2023

Hi, I'm Behzad from Iran, formerly Ph.D. student in physics, and currently passionate about the history and vibes of Berlin, a city with an amazing history in each corner and a multiculti culture. Why am I doing this? For more than a year, we have had a large group that goes out every week and visits a new neighborhood of the city, and we haven't visited a place twice! So I decided to share this experience and show Berlin, and all layers of it, to an even larger group of people which are you! Guruwalkers!

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  • No minimum number of attendees
    No minimum number of attendees is required for the tour
  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free
  • Accepts electronic payment
    This tour allows payment by electronic means or credit card

Tour description

Kreuzberg is a district in the central part of Berlin. It is known for its multicultural atmosphere, with large Turkish and Arab populations and significant numbers of immigrants from other parts of Europe and the world.
Kreuzberg is famous for its techno clubs and Street Arts and is also home to many international restaurants and bars, serving food and drink worldwide. You can find everything from Middle Eastern and Asian to Italian and Mexican, as well as many Vegan options. And those are the reasons this neighborhood has a strong sense of community, and it is common to see young people and artists hanging out in cafes, parks, galleries, and on street corners.
But it's not fair to describe Kreuzberg just like that because it's got a rich history too! From the beginning of the 19th century to today, you can find a trace of every global crisis in Kreuzberg!
And in our tour, we will walk through this district and see those historical monuments as well as the live vibe of the neighborhood.

In our walking tour, we will visit:

  • Friedenssäule
  • Urbanhafen
  • Kottbusser Tor
  • Treehouse on the wall
  • Bethanien
  • Admiralbrücke
  • and many Street Art on our way

If you are ready for a journey into the history and a fun 10 km walk, don't doubt and book this free walking tour!
We can also have 2 breaks during our tour, and you can buy food and drinks.

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What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Hallesche-Tor-Brücke, Landwehr Canal,...
    Hallesche-Tor-Brücke, Landwehr Canal, 10961 Berlin, Germany
  • 1
    Outside visit
  • 2
    Outside visit
    Kottbusser Tor
  • 3
    Outside visit
    Baumhaus an der Mauer
  • 4
    Outside visit
    Kunstraum Kreuzberg/Bethanien
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Platz der Luftbrücke
  • 6
    Outside visit
  • 7
    Outside visit
  • 8
    Outside visit
    Prussian Monument for the Liberation Wars

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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Colin 31 May 2023

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Travelled in couple - May 2023
Great tour---really thorough tour of the neighborhood and the guide clearly loves Kreuzberg and showing it to others.
Raazi 28 May 2023

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Travelled alone - May 2023
Behzad was a chill and laid back tour guide. Loved the chill tour which covered the art neighbourhoods
Mariia 22 May 2023

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Travelled alone - May 2023
Behzad is a wonderful guide, incredibly fast at walking. Make sure to have runners to catch up with him😅
Ori ... 13 May 2023
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Travelled in couple - May 2023
We had a great experience tour with Behzad. Behzad has a huge knowledge about the history of Berlin. Behzad is very welcoming person and have a lot of experience and passion. We recommend him for your next tour in Berlin
Julius 06 May 2023

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Travelled alone - May 2023
Amazing Kreuzberg Tour with Behzad! Even though I have lived in Berlin for many years and knew almost all places we have been to, I discovered SO many new things. Behzad is a basically a walking history book and showed me the important places of Kreuzberg from different angles I haven‘t thought before. Can highly recommend this tour to anyone.
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Who is this tour for?

Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Accepts reservations up to 100 people.
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
There is no minimum number of people required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Payment methods
Electronic or credit card payment is accepted.
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