Alternative Berlin

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Basic Information
Total time
2 hours 45 minutes
English, Spanish, German (check the booking calendar for availability)
„Pay what you wish” tours do not have a fixed price. It is up to you to evaluate your guide’s work and reward it. Some people give 10€, others 50€ depending on their satisfaction and abilities.
Meeting point
In front of the Red Town Hall (Rotes Rathaus) - look for the yellow umbrella!Go to map
Ending point
Ostbanhof/ East Side Gallery
Additional info
A daily transport ticket (AB zone) is needed for this tour!

Big beautiful churches, nice Baroque palaces, grand theatre buildings, and many other places… that you will NOT see on this tour! 😉 Why? Because Berlin is way more than that. Berlin is a European capital of alternative lifestyle and street art! So on this tour, you will explore very different aspects of the German capital. You will be taken to various corners and nooks where most tourist never go.

After this 3-hour tour, you will discover a new city of Berlin. You will know why it is called a “cultural melting pot”. You will learn about the impact of Berlin’s music scene. Furthermore, you will be able to decipher some hidden messages of different graffiti and murals around the city. You will witness squat life very close to the centre of Berlin.

Our Alternative Berlin tour will allow you to feel the true vibe of Berlin!

Attention! A daily transport ticket (AB zone) is needed for this tour!


  • Haus Schwarzenberg

  • Treehouse at the Wall

  • ⁠Kreuzberg area

  • YAAM (Young African Arts Market)

  • ⁠Holzmarkt

The last point: YAAM at Ostbahnhof

Please be informed that exact tour can vary, depending on the guide.

Meeting Point
In front of the Red Town Hall (Rotes Rathaus) - look for the yellow umbrella!

Our pay as you wish tours are designed for individual travellers and small groups. We don’t accept parties of more than 7 people on them. If you travel in a party of 8 or more (school groups, bigger groups of friends etc.), please choose a paid option, if it's available, or book a Private Tour. For more information on the latter, please contact us.

Amazing Tour Guide

6 days ago

Our tour guide Dara still took us on a tour and had beers after even though there was only 4 people. Great facts about the city and a fun time 🙂

Georgie Cunningham

An ok Tour

1 week ago

Usefull to get to know at your arrival some of Berlin scene, as facts, well, there is not really loads of history in any aspect involved in this, generic info and thats about it, guide is friendly and as said before, to have as a first aproach to berlin works out, but thays about it



Fascinating tour

1 week ago

Really enjoyable and fascinating tour, taking us to sights we would never have found ourselves. Mark was an amusing, knowledgeable guide, highly recommended



1 week ago

Dana was fun, super knowledgeable and very nice!

Chelle Muir

Super fun

1 week ago

Mark gave us an unmissable and funny insight into the street art scene of Berlin, gave us plenty of great recommendations and local knowledge! Highly recommend


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This tour is also available as
a Private Tour.

Private tour