Berlin Private Tours

Berlin private tours promise an unparalleled journey through the captivating city, tailored to your preferences and led by an expert guide dedicated to making your experience truly memorable.

You can unveil the historic significance of the Reichstag, indulge in local culinary delights and gain insights into Berlin’s rich history.

Ideal for those seeking an intricate adventure, Berlin private tours cater to various interests and preferences. 

This article features three popular Berlin private tours and a small-group segway tour of the city.

For an unforgettable encounter with the iconic Reichstag, choose the private tour that includes an exploration of its magnificent dome and a glimpse into the plenary session. 

A private walking tour includes exploring the city’s various sites, including the Reichstag, Checkpoint Charlie and the remnants of the Berlin Wall. 

On the other hand, the private tour by car offers a luxury trip with a visit to the parliament building along with local chocolate and wine tasting. 

Opt for this tour for an elevated experience and a delectable meal at the Reichstag rooftop restaurant, where you can relish panoramic views while savoring delicious cuisine.

Berlin Reichstag and Glass Dome private tour 

Berlin Reichstag and Glass Dome private tour
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A Reichstag building private tour offers an enlightening 1.5-hour visit to the popular government building in the capital city of Berlin.

Explore the heart of Berlin’s political landscape, the parliamentary quarter and ascend to the renowned glass dome atop the Reichstag building. 

Select from five languages to explore the history, politics and architectural brilliance atop this iconic symbol of Berlin.

Ticket Price

The cost of the private tour decreases as the number of visitors increases.

Number of peoplePrice per head
1€245 (US$ 261)
2€119 (US$ 120)
4€55 (US$ 60)
5€44 (US$ 48)
10€38 (US$ 42)

This ticket includes

  • Tour of the Reichstag
  • Private guide who speaks your preferred language (Spanish, English, French, German, Italian)
  • Views of the Berlin skyline from the dome
  • Optional informational talk in the plenary hall (German language option only)
  • Registration at the German Bundestag

Not included

  • Transportation
  • Personal expenses (for example, food and drinks)

What to expect

Starting in the morning, this private tour discovers modern architectural marvels in the parliamentary quarter, accompanied by a live guide in your chosen language. 

You will uncover the fascinating history behind the Reichstag building, adorned with its iconic glass dome.

Get to marvel at the panoramic views of the city’s iconic landmarks, including Berlin Cathedral, Potsdamer Platz and the Brandenburg Gate. 

Gaze at the city’s skyline, spotting the TV Tower and the poignant Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church remnants. 

If you know German, this one of the most popular Reichstag Berlin private tours includes a plenary session talk of the German parliament.

Meeting point

To start the tour, gather at the entrance to the Akademie der Künste (Academy of Arts) on Pariser Platz. Get directions

It stands beside the Hotel Adlon at the Brandenburg Gate as the singular glass façade building. 

If the weather permits, assemble outside; otherwise, you can meet your guide within the entrance area. 

Look for the guide holding a sign labeled ‘Stadtführung Reichstag Glaskuppel’ (Reichstag Glass Dome Tour).

You can conveniently access the Brandenburger Tor S-Bahn station via public transport, utilizing U-Bahn U55 / S-Bahn S1, S2, S25, or bus line 100.

Things to know

  • Please note that this Reichstag building private tour ticket may not be suitable for individuals with mobility impairments.
  • An optional informative session in the Bundestag’s plenary hall can be arranged upon request for German-speaking groups. 
  • Availability is subject to change and requires at least 5 days’ advance notice. 
  • Note that talks are conducted in German only without translation. 
  • The visit to the Reichstag dome relies on parliamentary activities, weather and security conditions; hence, it cannot be guaranteed.

Highlights of Berlin walking shared or private tour

Berlin walking shared or private tour
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This three-hour private walking tour of Berlin is another way to see the Reichstag building, explore the city and learn about its intriguing history. 

With an English or German live tour guide, experience the iconic Brandenburg Gate, explore the Reichstag, cross Checkpoint Charlie and even touch the remnants of the Berlin Wall. 

Delve into Berlin’s remarkable journey from a divided city to a unified capital, all while enjoying the option of convenient pickup for a seamless and enriching experience.

Ticket Price

The cost of this tour decreases as the number of participants increases.

Number of peoplePrice per head
1€299 (US$ 319)
2€149 (US$ 163)
4€74 (US$ 81)
5€60 (US$ 65)
10€30 (US$ 33)

This ticket includes

  • Private guided tour in English or German
  • Hotel pickup service for private tour

Not included

  • Tickets for public transportation (to reach the meeting point)

What to expect

On this immersive walking tour through Berlin, your expert city resident guide will passionately unveil its diverse tapestry. 

You can choose your preferred starting time, in the morning or evening and explore famous landmarks and hidden gems while delving into Berlin’s complex history and promising future.

Witness the city’s transformation since reunification, experiencing its monumental construction efforts and its emergence as a European metropolis bridging East and West. 

From the former Jewish Quarter at Hackescher Markt to the poignant Memorial for the Murdered Jews of Europe, you’ll traverse historic paths. 

Stand over Hitler’s Bunker, pass through Checkpoint Charlie and learn the significance of the Berlin Wall’s fall. 

Your tour culminates in the East German Government Quarter, offering insights into New Berlin, where boundaries between East and West dissolve.

Meeting point

The tour guide will meet you outside Friedrichstr. train station, at the square next to the ‘Traenenpalast’ (Palace of Tears). Get directions

Things to know

  • Come rain or shine, the tours operate daily, ensuring a memorable experience regardless of the weather. 
  • You can join the Insider Famous Walk at their East or West meeting point. 
  • Enjoy flexibility with a full refund option for cancellations made up to 24 hours in advance.

Berlin Tour by Car, Meal at Reichstag, Choc & Wine Tasting

Berlin Tour by Car, Meal at Reichstag
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For a more relaxed and luxurious experience, choose this private five-hour Berlin car tour with a personal chauffeur and expert guide in multiple languages. 

Ascend the Reichstag Dome for panoramic vistas and enjoy a gourmet meal atop the parliament building. 

Indulge further with delectable pralines from the Rausch chocolate store and a glass of delightful European wine tasting at a premier Berlin wine shop.

Ticket Price

The cost of the tour decreases with the increase in the number of visitors.

Number of peoplePrice per head
1€1033 (US$ 11030)
2€615 (US$ 672)
4€407 (US$ 445)
5€365 (US$ 3990
10€319 (US$ 348)

This ticket includes

  • 3-hour Berlin private car tour 
  • Tour guide (English, German, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, French, Dutch, Chinese, Catalan, Danish, Finnish, Greek, Hebrew, Norwegian, Swedish, Russian, Polish)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • a fine meal
  • Wine tasting
  • Chocolate tasting

Not included

  • Drinks during the meal at the Käfer restaurant
  • Food and drinks are not mentioned in the description
  • Tips

What to expect

This luxurious Berlin tour, starting at your preferred time, morning till evening, combines culinary delights and iconic sights. 

The tour starts with a visit to experience the grandeur of the Reichstag, Germany’s iconic Parliament Building, with its magnificent glass dome.

Afterward, you indulge in a gourmet meal at the Reichstag’s Käfer restaurant, enjoying spectacular views from the dome. 

Next, you will delve into fine chocolates with a tasting at Rausch Schokoladenhaus, then expand your palate with a German wine-tasting adventure. 

Your chauffeur ensures a seamless journey from start to finish, leaving you with cherished memories of Berlin’s elegance and flavors. 

Conclude your extraordinary experience, returning to your starting point after a day of indulgence and exploration.

Meeting point

The tour offers the convenience of hotel pickup and drop-off upon completion.

Things to know

  • Ensure you have a valid passport to enter the Reichstag, a vital detail for all participants. 
  • The wine-tasting portion of the tour is exclusively available for participants aged 18 and above.
  • The tour offers free cancellation up to 24 hours before the scheduled date. 

Berlin segway tour

Berlin segway tour
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Designed for intimate exploration with a maximum of 10 participants, this two-hour segway tour is another active way to explore the city.

Glide through the city’s vibrant streets on an E-scooter, guided by a live English or German-speaking expert. 

Delve into history as you encounter iconic landmarks like the Reichstag, Checkpoint Charlie, Brandenburg Gate and the poignant Holocaust Memorial on this engaging adventure.

Ticket Price

Visitor’s AgePrice
Adult ticket (upto 99 years)€68 (US$ 73)

This ticket includes:

  • Free time for practice before the tour
  • Professional guide (English, German)
  • Segway tour
  • Helmet
  • Raincoat, glove, warm vest if needed

Not included

  • Meals and drinks
  • Registration for the Reichstag 

What to expect

This exhilarating E-scooter sightseeing tour of Berlin offers a unique perspective of the city’s renowned landmarks. 

Maximizing your exploration, you effortlessly glide through streets, parks and along the Spree River, guided by insightful commentary from your expert guide. 

You receive a helmet and E-scooter usage instructions before embarking on a journey that unveils both iconic sites and hidden gems. 

Immerse yourself in Berlin’s history and culture with stops at significant locations, including the Reichstag Building, Holocaust Memorial, Checkpoint Charlie and the iconic Brandenburg Gate. 

You also get the opportunity to capture picture-perfect moments while enjoying personalized route adjustments to suit your interests.

Meeting point

The segway tour begins at Krausnickstraße 2, 10115 Berlin, Germany. Get directions.

Things to know

  • Your Berlin Segway tour ticket offers flexibility with a full refund when canceled up to 24 hours in advance. 
  • Prepare for comfort with suitable footwear and weather-appropriate attire.
  • The tour is not recommended for children under 15 years of age.
  • Ensure your body weight falls within 45 to 118 kilograms for safe and optimal riding. 
  • A valid driver’s license or moped certification is required to participate in this captivating exploration of Berlin’s landmarks.

Opt for the half-day Berlin bike tour with an English-speaking guide and experience must-see attractions such as the Reichstag, Checkpoint Charlie, Brandenburg Gate and more for another thrilling city exploration.

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