Downfall in Berlin

Downfall in Berlin Tour

Tour Includes


  • 4 nights hotel with continental breakfast
  • Specialist Battlefield Guide
  • Air-conditioned coach travel

5 Days from $1,024 per person

Downfall in Berlin Tour

Join us as we take an in depth look at the final months of World War Two and the true story behind the end of Hitler and the Nazi Regime in 1945. With a visit to a reconstruction of Hitler’s bunker, in an air raid shelter at the Anhalter Bahnhof. Plus, visits to Ravensbrück Concentration Camp, Wehrmacht Headquarters Bunkers, and the Russian Museum at Karlshorst, all whilst accompanied by one of our knowledgeable Specialist Guides. This moving WW2 battlefield tour will take you on an emotive journey and most certainly bring history to life.

5-Day Tour – Downfall in Berlin

Day 1

Join your tour group at the Berlin hotel this evening.

Day 2 - Battle for the Reichstag; Ravensbrück Concentration Camp

We start today by looking at the last weeks of the Third Reich and see where Hitler’s Bunker was. We look at the story behind those final days and see a reconstruction of the bunker in an air raid shelter at the Anhalter Bahnhof. We look at the Battle for the Reichstag in April 1945, following the Russian Advance, and after lunch, travel to the Ravensbrück Concentration Camp. This was a woman’s camp and many British SOE agents died here, including Violette Szabo GC, of ‘Carve Her Name With Pride’ fame.

*Breakfast Included

HIGHLIGHTS  ★ Hitlers Bunker  ★ Ravensbrück Concentration Camp

Day 3 - Wehrmacht Headquarters Bunkers; Battle of the Halbe Pocket

We travel out of Berlin to Zossen-Wünsdorf and visit the Wehrmacht Headquarters Bunkers, taking a guided tour and seeing the garrison museum and rocket-shaped air raid shelters. There is also a book village, here with time to explore. After lunch we examine the Battle of the Halbe Pocket, seeing the German War Cemetery, the Russian Graves and Tank Memorials, and the area of the fighting in Halbe itself.

*Breakfast Included

HIGHLIGHTS  ★ Zossen-Wünsdorf

Day 4 - Treptower; Seelow Heights

This morning we visit the Russian Museum at Karlshorst, where the final surrender of the Second World War took place on 8th May 1945. We see the huge Russian Cemetery and Memorial at Treptower before going east of Berlin to the Seelow Heights, seeing where the final battles on the Eastern Front took place in April 1945: here we see the Seelow Museum, Soviet Memorial and visit the battlefield around the town.

*Breakfast Included

HIGHLIGHTS  ★ Treptower Park  ★ Seelow Soviet Memorial

Day 5

Our tour ends this morning after breakfast.

*Breakfast included

Departure Dates & Prices

Departs:Duration:Travel By:Price from:Tour Ref:
Sunday 26th July 20205 DaysExecutive Coach$1,024K5GDB/1

Downfall in Berlin Tour

5 Days from $1,024 per person
Enquire online or call our friendly travel advisers on 844-400-BatteTours (Within the US)

Travel Options

When it comes to getting you to your destination, Mat McLachlan Battlefield Tours makes it easy, with a selection of travel options for you to choose from on our Tours. You can join your coach at a convenient joining point in the UK (we have hundreds to choose from throughout England, Scotland and Wales), or join/depart the tour in Europe.

This tour travels on our Executive coach.

Accommodation

You will stay at the Vienna House Easy Hotel in Berlin. The hotel is situated within walking distance of the nearest station, with excellent connections to the heart of the city.

Vienna House Easy Berlin
Vienna House Easy Berlin

The 3-star Vienna House Easy Berlin Hotel is located in Pankow, within 5km of Stasi Museum Berlin, Alexanderplatz, TV Tower, Nikolaikirche and DDR Museum. This hotel features a bar/lounge, a coffee shop/café, and a snack bar/deli. Opened in late 2016, the Vienna House Easy Berlin is located in the trendy Prenzlauer Berg district of Berlin, offering easy access to Berlin’s main sights, including the Brandenburg Gate and Potsdamer Platz. It features modern rooms with fresh blue, tangy orange and lively yellow-green colour schemes. All rooms are equipped with casual furniture, local decorative elements and comfortable box-spring beds. High-speed Wi-Fi, digital newspapers and a bottle of water are also provided.

Hotel Features

  • English Speaking Staff
  • Bar
  • Lift
  • WiFi Available

Room Features

  • TV
  • Hairdryer
  • Bath and/or Shower

How To Book

Downfall in Berlin Tour

Contact our reservations team on 844-400-BatteTours, email info@battletours.com or click on the enquiry button below.

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Tours are operated in conjunction with our UK partner, Leger Holidays.

Please note: Itineraries are subject to change due to operational reasons. Any changes will be advised closer to the time of departure.

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