WW2 effectively stopped the world between 1939 and 1945.
Our history programme seeks to present as wide a view as possible of this complex military conflict and its origins. Berlin is an ideal location to find out how and why Hitler rose to power and was able to establish such a powerful dictatorship.
Our Suggested Itinerary
Travelling by air.
Morning flight to Berlin.
"Third Reich Berlin" walking tour. Learn about Hitler's rise and subsequent consolidation of power, and the terrible impact of the Nazi reign of terror. You will see some of the city's most influential sites, including Brandenburg Gate, Reichstag Building, Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, and much more!
Free evening in Alexanderplatz.
Optional extra: Take in panoramic views of the city from the top of the Berlin TV Tower!
Half-day excursion to Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp with a local guide to discover the brutal history of one of the most notorious death camps of the Nazi regime.
Visit to the Jewish Museum to see two millennia of German Jewish history through the eyes of the Jewish minority.
Visit to the Checkpoint Charlie Museum - named after the famous crossing point on the Berlin Wall.
Visit to the Topography of Terror - a permanent exhibition contained within the former cellars of the Gestapo HQ, illustrating the terrors and crimes of the Nazi era.
Return flight to UK.
Testimonials about this trip:
Hall Mead SchoolCara was incredibly helpful and efficient during the booking process and was also very patient when we were delayed in submitting a few things. She was always on hand to help and was very approachable.
Berlin has so much to see and do that this sample itinerary might not be quite what you want. Click on Request a Quote to let us know what you'd like to include in your trip. If you prefer, you can also reach us on 0121 271 0121 or [email protected]