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Berlin divided, united and changed.

Follow us along the Berlin Wall!

Berlin has been Divided, then United and  now changed between 1961-1990. Get an overview of Germany's capital city and its recent Cold War history and along the way you will see many symbols and remnants from the past. The tour will take you on a journey along the former border, primarily offering you an interesting insight into Berlin's history in the years 1961-1990, how the wall influenced life in Berlin before and after the its fall.

Some of the sites you will see include:

Berlin Wall Memorial

Built in 1998 to commemorate the end of division. One of the he last pieces of Berlin Wall stands on Bernauer Straße - the icon of the Wall Fall on 11th November 1989 - in the former French sector of West Berlin.

East Side Gallery

Located on Mühlenstraße in the district of Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg. It is a real open-air gallery painted on the Berlin Wall in 1990 and it is now known worldwide as a symbol of freedom.

Checkpoint Charlie

The famous check point between East and West Berlin. Built to restrict westward emigration across the border, it is one of the most famous tourist attractions in Berlin.

While cycling through the neighbourhoods you will also experience how Berlin has changed, re-developed and re-imagined itself since the reunification.

Berlin: Divided, United and Changed (1961 to 1990) is a tour for the Cold War history enthusiast, who wants to walk the line between the past and the present.

Main features of the bike tour

When: From April 1st to October 31st every day at 10.30 in German and at 14:30 in English.
Duration: Ca. 3 hours
Meeting Point: We meet at fahrradstation 15 minutes before start. Dorotheenstraße 30, Close to Friedrichstraße

Discounts and promotions: - 33% with WelcomeCard
Price per person: € 18 (bike rental included)

Do you have any luggage with you? You can easily leave your bags, backpacks and luggage in our lockers and collect them after the tour.

Opening hours April-October 2020:

Mon - Fri: 10:00 - 19:30
Saturday: 10:00 - 18:00
Sunday / Public Holidays: 10:00 - 16:00

Contacts:

Telephone: 0180 510 8000 (Information)
0049 (0)30  20 45 45 00 (Reservations)
Mail: rentabike@fahrradstation.de or click here