Enjoy a private 3-hour walking tour of Berlin's trendy Kreuzberg district with an historian guide. Get insight into the neighborhood's history and the fast-moving events that are shaping its future. Experience the Kreuzberg way of life that attracted the likes of rock legends David Bowie and Iggy during the 1970s, and soak in the vibrant modern atmosphere of street art, trendy markets, and hip cafes that line the streets today.
Choose between a morning or an afternoon departure when you book your tour, then head to lively district of Kreuzberg to meet up with your private guide. Begin the tour at what's considered to be Berlin’s most beautiful bridge, the Oberbaumbruecke. Gain some insight into the neighborhood's rough history and fast-moving events that are shaping its future on this private 3-hour walking tour.
After pondering the remains of the Berlin Wall with your historian guide, explore the creative uses of abandoned buildings and plots of land as art hubs. Grasp the importance of graffiti and street art to Kreuzberg’s "vibe", discover the graceful Görlitzer Park – one of Berlin’s most popular green spaces – and visit the 120-year old Markthalle 9, where locals trade in trendy artisanal food products.
Learn about the neighborhood's prevalent Turkish culture that can be found in colorful markets full of flowers, spices, and delicious food. Having gained a rich sense of Kreuzberg’s atmosphere, conclude the tour by discussing the controversial riverside development plans that may further gentrify the neighborhood — quickly.