Uncover Leipzig's Secrets: Self-Guided Audio Tour

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Audio tour
Audio tour in English
Route length: 3.1km
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Duration 1h
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After purchase, you will receive the link to download the app to take this tour
Control your experience
With the in-app audio guide, you decide when to start, pause, and finish your tour
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  • We will send the tour within 48 hours or refund your money
  • Explore Leipzig's communist history with an In-App Audio Tour
  • See the Stasi headquarters and imagine its past
  • Discover where Bach worked at the Thomaskirche
  • Step into the old, survived Gloecks Haus
  • Feel the power of peaceful protests at Nikolaikirche
Venture into the heart of East Germany's history with this intriguing audio journey exploring Leipzig's communist past. Ideal for history enthusiasts and curious travelers, this tour provides an immersive experience into a time that profoundly shaped the present-day city. The route kicks off at the awe-inspiring Leipzig central train station and concludes amidst the remnants of the past at the Moritzbastei, the sole survivor of Leipzig's medieval fortifications. Travelers will navigate the meandering medieval streets, uncovering the transformative era of the 1980s when the city was a pivotal locus of power, resistance, and change under East German command. The tour traverses significant vestiges of history, from the monolithic formers Stasi headquarters to the sites of the peaceful Monday Demonstrations that catalyzed the collapse of the Berlin Wall. Along this revelatory path, listeners can expect to connect with the stories of strength and struggle of Leipzig's residents, which echo through the city's architecture and enduring spirit. As they move through Leipzig's historic heart, participants will encounter powerful symbols of peace, defiance, and unity, and stand where thousands once gathered to bravely shape the course of a nation. Embark on this auditory time travel and leave with lasting impressions of Leipzig, the City of Heroes.

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
Leipzig Hauptbahnhof Promenade
Download the app and the digital audio tour on your smartphone before the visit. You will find recommendations on how to get to the staring point in the first step of the tour. If you have any questions or need any assistance, please email us at support@wegotrip.com.
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