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World War II Heritage Tour

7 days2 cities
Germany1 country
Tour rating: 4.81 / 5, Based on 9 Reviews
Private tour to Germany

Take a step back in time right to the 1940s and traverse the main places, connected with the WW2 and the Third Reich with this tailor-made private Germany itinerary. Explore Munich and Berlin during city tours with private guides, visit a WW2 Bunker, as well as the memorials of the former Dachau and Sachsenhausen concentration camps.

7 days2 cities
Germany1 country
Munich, Germany
Germany gracefully on the banks of the Isar River, the capital of Bavaria, Munich, is an amazingly beautiful city with an incredible history and colorful sights.

Day by day
Day-by-day program
Arrival to Munich

Welcome to Munich, the magnificent capital of Bavaria! Upon arrival you meet your driver and head for your centrally-located hotel.

After check-in the rest of the evening is free for you to enjoy Munich on your own.

No meals included.

Munich City Tour

After breakfast, you meet your private guide and go on a fascinating 3-hour tour of Munich's beautiful old town to get an insight into the city's turbulent 850-year history.

With its exuberant atmosphere and vitality, Munich is one of Europe's great cultural centers. Enjoy your city tour around Marien Square, Church of Our Lady and Residenz Palace. In the ancient part of the town the world-famous Hofbrauhaus, the medieval town gates, and the colorful open-air market Viktualienmarkt are waiting for you. Munich’s elegant Maximilian Street offers views at the Bavarian Parliament, Deutsches Museum, Royal Palace and the Opera House. You also pass by Theatiner Church, Hall of Generals (Feldherrnhalle), and House of Arts, the Bavarian National Museum and the Angel of Peace.

After the tour, you return to your hotel and have the rest of the day at leisure.

➤ Firebird recommends: Visit Hofbräuhaus Beer Hall - world's most famous tavern, which dates back to 16th century​.

Breakfast is included.

Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial & Third Reich Tour

Following breakfast, you meet your driver-guide and drive 12 miles to the North from Munich to explore the Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site, the site of the former concentration camp, well-known for being the first concentration camp of the Nazis. The camp served as a model for all the other camps and as a "school of violence" for the SS men.

During the tour, you walk through the historical buildings and the exhibition to discover the history associated with this dark place that became the center of all the camps throughout southern Germany and Austria, collectively called Dachau. Until April 29, 1945, when U.S. troops liberated the survivors of the camp, over 200000 prisoners have been registered at the main Dachau camp.

On the way back, together with your driver-guide you stop at several historical sites connected with the Third Reich in Munich, where the Nazi Party was first founded.

After the tour, you return to your hotel and have the rest of the day free.

Breakfast is included.

Excelsior by Geisel, Munich

Located right in the heart of scenic Munich, the stylish Excelsior by Geisel Hotel is an excellent value for money, boasting 114 comfortable and well-equipped guestrooms and a wide choice of in-house facilities.

4 hrs

Choosing to travel on a train from the Bavaria region's lovely Munich to the capital of Germany is a great idea. The modern Deutsche Bahn bullet trains are fast, safe, offer comfortable amenities, and run on schedule.

Berlin, Germany

Berlin is both the capital and the largest city in Germany best known for its nightlife, street art, historical sights, tolerant and international inhabitants.

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Day-by-day program
Train to Berlin

After breakfast and check-out, you head for the train station for yout train to Berlin, and in about 4,5 hours you arrive in the capital of Germany.

Upon arrival, you are met by your private driver, who transfers you to your hotel for the check-in. The rest of the day is at leisure.

➤ Firebird recommends: Attend a performance at the world famous Brecht-theater - The Berliner Ensemble (performances with English subtitles happen several times a month).

Breakfast is included.

Berlin City Tour & WWII Bunker Tour

After breakfast at your hotel, meet your private guide in the lobby and explore the capital of Germany on a 3-hour walking city tour and see the main Berlin highlights from the Berlin Wall to the Brandenburg Gate, from the site of Hitler's bunker to the Reichstag parliament building.

During the tour, you discover Checkpoint Charlie, the site where the Stasi and CIA spied on each other. You hear the amazing stories surrounding this Cold War crossing point.

You walk across the city center, where the Battle of Berlin that led to the destruction of Nazi Germany was fought, and find out how the peculiar events surround the Reichstag. You explore the Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe and get the inside story behind the incredible controversy surrounding it.

When passing the Berlin Wall you learn why it went up and how Berlin was divided overnight. You also visit Berlin's spectacular new government quarter and get a feel for the contemporary face of the city and its development since the fall of the Wall.

After the city tour, together with your guide, you proceed to the Gesundbrunnen underground railway station, where your Bunker Tour begins. On a 1,5-hour bunker tour, you experience the WW2 bombing raids, that destroyed up to 80% of the city center, through the eyes of the average Berlin citizens. As the center of the Third Reich, Berlin was one of the main targets for allied bombing during WWII. Together with your expert guide explore one of the few remaining bunkers, as it was left after the war. In the twisting passages and rooms, you discover countless artifacts from the war which have been buried for decades.

After the tour you have the evening at leisure.

Breakfast is included.

Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp Tour

Following breakfast, you meet your private guide and driver embark on a 6-hour day trip to the Sachsenhausen Memorial and Museum, memorial site of the former Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp.

On this emotionally challenging and touching tour you learn about the history of this terrible place which was the center of the concentration camp network across Europe. On the tour of the memorial site, you discover the original buildings, ruins, as well as many permanent exhibitions depicting the history of the site, where over 200000 Jews, political opponents, and Soviet prisoners of war were imprisoned, and over 30000 - murdered.

After the tour, you return to your hotel in Berlin and have the rest of the day free.

Breakfast is included.

Departure from Berlin

After breakfast and check-out, you are met by your private driver in the hotel lobby and transferred to the airport for your flight back home. We hope you are leaving with the ultimate experience and bright memories and wish you a safe flight.

Breakfast is included.

Scandic Berlin Potsdamer Platz, Berlin

The stylish Scandic Berlin Potsdamer Platz is an eco-friendly zone, set in the entertainment district of unforgettable Berlin. Guests are invited to stay in spacious Scandinavian-styled rooms with great amenities.

What's Included

  • Accommodation at remarkable centrally located 4-star or 5-star hotels in Munich and Berlin;
  • Delicious breakfasts at your hotels;
  • Airport transfers with private drivers and all transportation according to the itinerary;
  • Sightseeing tours with private professional English-speaking guides in Munich and Berlin;
  • Guided day trips with private transportation to Dachau Memorial and Sachsenhausen Memorial;
  • Special private World War II Bunker Tour in Berlin;
  • 1st class train tickets: Munich - Berlin;
  • All tourist fees & taxes, including tourist city taxes;
  • Support line during the trip.

Note: we include 1 vehicle for your arrival and departure transfers. If multiple vehicles are required additional transfer costs will apply.

Not included: international flights, multiple arrival/departure transfers, other meals not mentioned in the program, optional tours and services, all personal expenses.

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Tour Highlights

  • Fully tailor-made program according to your interest;
  • Your own professional local guides;
  • Full flexibility of hotel options;
  • Tour the exciting Munich old town;
  • See the Berlin Wall, the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, and visit a WW2 Bunker;
  • Visit the sites of the tragic Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial and the Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp.

What To Know

  • It's always best to bring some cash in local currency for your trip. You will need Euros for your time in Germany
  • You will be walking quite a bit during your sightseeing tours, so make sure to bring comfortable shoes

Dates & Rates

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