Visit beautiful Potsdam, a city nearly completely listed as UNESCO World Heritage Site. Enjoy the relaxing gardens and palaces on a private day tour in a minivan.Potsdam city is known with its famous picturesque gardens and palaces. The city is close to Berlin, where the tour will begin. Part of the tour is a visit of Glienicke bridge, the "Bridge of Spies", and the palace of Cecilienhof, where the famous peace conference after WWII took place. Another highlight of the tour is a visit of Sanssouci Palace and a walk through the beautiful park area. For our lunch break we will head back to the romantic baroque city center of Potsdam with the Dutch Quarter.Description
Explore the beautiful city Potsdam and visit the famous attraction Sanssouci Palace as listed in UNESCO World Heritage Site. Enjoy the relaxing gardens and palaces on a private day tour in a minivan.
Potsdam is famous for its picturesque gardens and palaces. The city is close to Berlin, where the tour will begin. After 20 minutes of your journey you will be able take a stop at Glienicke Bridge. It is known as the "Bridge of Spies", used by the CIA and KGB for spy swaps during the Cold War and location of many famous movies.
During the tour we will see the palace of Cecilienhof. It was the last palace built by the German Emperor's family in English Tudor Style. After the Second World War, it was chosen by the "Big Three", Stalin, Truman and Churchill to become the setting for their famous peace conference.
A highlight of the tour is a visit of the Sanssouci Palace inside (using audio-guides) and a walk through the beautiful park area with its fountains, Chinese tea and dragon houses, and other follies.
For our lunch break we will head back to the old city center of Potsdam with its romantic Dutch Quarter. There are nice cafes, boutiques for shopping and also a market where you can taste regional specialties, before we head back to Berlin.Highlights
- Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
- Informative, friendly and professional guide
- Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
: Berlin, GermanyDuration
: 6 hours Voucher Redembtion
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