Uncover Berlin's Shadows: Self-Guided Audio Tour

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Audio tour
Audio tour in English
Route length: 10 km
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Duration 2h
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After purchase, you will receive the link to download the app to take this tour
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Tour preview

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  • We will send the tour within 48 hours or refund your money
  • Discover chilling secrets with the In-App Audio Tour
  • Feel the tense air at Checkpoint Charlie
  • See where a city stood divided at the Berlin Wall Memorial
  • Uncover past power struggles at Prussian Pomp
  • Walk the path of a political murder by Landwehr Canal
Step into the hidden corners of history with a riveting journey tailored for those intrigued by Berlin's lesser-known past. This self-guided audio tour will guide you through the spots where the city's darker history lingers, ideal for the curious traveler seeking to glimpse beneath the surface of Germany's vibrant capital. The narrative begins at the 'Topography of Terror,' an echo of a tumultuous era, leading you through checkpoints of memories like the infamous 'Checkpoint Charlie,' and 'St. Hedwig's Cathedral,' where ideologies contended. Next, picture the haunting history of 'Humboldt University,' where books and thoughts once burnt, ending your walk amidst the shadows at the 'Old Jewish Cemetery,' where silence speaks volumes. Along the route, you will witness the stark remains of the Berlin Wall, encounter the silent message of the 'Missing House,' and reflect by the 'Landwehr Canal,' where echoes of political turmoil resonate. A highlight is the solemn 'Palace of Tears,' a testament to heartache in the city's divide. Absorb the stories that have shaped Berlin's character, concluding with a profound sense of the city's resilience through times of darkness. These gripping tales provide a powerful backdrop to the living history all around, ensuring a memorable exploration that will leave a lasting impression.

What's included

  • Downloadable self-guided audio tour via the WeGoTrip app
  • Detailed route from stop to stop with live GPS map on your smartphone
  • Earphones are not included — please bring your own
  • Tickets to the attractions along the way are not included

Places you will visit

The route of the tour goes within circle
Topography of Terror
Niederkirchnerstraße 8, 10963 Berlin, Germany
Missing House
Große Hamburger Str., 10 Berlin-Mitte, Germany
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