Discover the capital of the art of living on the banks of the Spree to Kreuzberg, Friedrichshain, Neukölln and Treptow. In the footsteps of squatters and property sharks, hipsters and party tourists.
Your Guide will welcome you at the meeting point in front of Nikolai Church, just 5 minutes from the Berlin TV Tower/Alexanderplatz. Get your comfy city-bike here as well as a helmet too. After a short introduction the tour starts and leads you through the historic city center to the colorful alternative districts. Your experienced and entertaining local guide will lead you safely through Berlin by using minor roads and bike lanes.
Stop to get to know the sights and hear more about them from your guide. Highlights you will pass during your 17km route are:
• Spree banks and East Side Gallery: the longest remaining part of The Wall, transformed into a huge open air gallery
• Treehouse on The Wall: the tradition of occupying public areas
• "Kreuzkölln" on the Landwehrkanal: hip street flair
• Kreuzberg: Kottbusser Tor and SO36 traditional alternative melting pot
• Carlofts in the Liegnitzer Straße
• Görlitzer Park: crazy contrasts in a green oasis
On this route you will find a colorful mix of vibrant neighborhoods and idyllic corners, passages on the river Spree on the former wall and the Eastern Harbor, former wastelands that have become icons of the Berlin club culture, the unvarnished alternative Berlin, Guerilla Architecture and visionary new buildings in contrast, Dolce Vita on the Landwehrkanal. See more than just the typical sights in the city center and feel Berlin's unique atmosphere!