Discover Potsdam Walking Tour

Take a day trip from Berlin to see the stunning UNESCO World Heritage-listed parks and palaces of Potsdam!
Stroll through the gardens of the Prussian Kings, walk the streets of the charming old town, and uncover the history of the Potsdam Conference at the end of World War II.

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Discover Potsdam

Leave busy, bustling Berlin behind and immerse yourself in the stunning UNESCO World Heritage parks and palaces of Potsdam on this fascinating walking tour. Stroll through the majestic gardens of the Sans Souci Palace, cross the infamous “Bridge of Spies”, and see where Churchill, Truman, and Stalin met to discuss the future of Europe at the end of World War II.

Oh, and discover exactly why Germans leave potatoes on Frederick the Great’s Grave.

What you’ll see

Experience the wonderful fairytale architecture and gardens of Potsdam! Cross the infamous “Bridge of Spies” as you take in sweeping views of the Babelsberg Palace, wind your way through the New Garden, and uncover the secrets of the Potsdam Conference as you stand before Prussia’s last great palace, Cecilienhof.

Meet your guide at our centrally-located meeting point in Berlin before embarking on the short train ride to the beautiful city of Potsdam.

Learn how Potsdam became the centre of world politics after the dust settled at the end of World War Two in Germany, and how the people of Potsdam suffered under the watchful of eye of the East German secret police during the Cold War.

Stroll through Potsdam’s quaint, cute town centre, and stop off for a traditional coffee & cake, or maybe even a German beer!

Walk the extravagant gardens of Sans Souci, once home to the Prussian king Frederick the Great, and learn how “Old Fritz” became the most beloved of all of Prussia’s leaders.

Good to know

  • Tour begins in Berlin
  • 6 hours including travel
  • See UNESCO World Heritage Parks and Palaces
  • Includes a break in the charming town centre
  • ABC All-Day Transit Pass suggested
  • Tour runs in all weather

Gallery

Browse the gallery to see some of the sights on this tour.

Meeting point

You can see the meeting point for our Discover Potsdam walk on the map below:

HACKESCHER MARKT

Outside Starbucks opposite Hackescher Markt S-Bahn station.

Address: Neue Promenade 3, 10178 Berlin

The following S-Bahn trains and trams stop at Hackescher Markt:
S-Bahn: S5, S7, S75

Tram: M1, M4, M5, M6, 12

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