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Context Berlin Tours

Anzengruberstr. 14, 12043 Berlin, Germany
+49 30 88789331
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Context organizes scholar-led walking tours of Berlin that are capped at six people maximum. The aim is to create an in-depth learning experience with a lot of back and forth between the participants and the guide, who is usually a university professor or researcher.
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Anzengruberstr. 14, 12043 Berlin, Germany
Neukolln
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Reviewed 28 March 2017

We had a different guide everyday: Sven, Aaron, Finn and Robert - all were very knowledgeable and added so much to our visit to Berlin. They were all great fun to spend a day with. Highly recommend

1  Thank KJO922
Reviewed 2 January 2017

We booked a number of activities for our trip to Berlin - so we were very specific about what we wanted to cover on this tour in order to avoid overlaps. We were also quite a challenging group as most of us have studied a...More

1  Thank TheRoooster
ContextTravel, Manager at Context Berlin Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2017

Hello TheRoooster, It's such an exciting challenge to have visitors like you with us - it makes the walk even more enjoyable and stimulating for the docent. We love fielding questions and diving deeper into specific stories, like that of Berlin before the wars. Thank...More

Reviewed 1 January 2017

This was a fantastic tour. Our guide, Finn, asked us at the beginning what we wanted to learn and see, and then tailored the tour to our interests. He was engaging, personable, and incredibly knowledgeable. We learned so much about the city's rich history, and...More

1  Thank Maddy2464
ContextTravel, Manager at Context Berlin Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2017

Hi Maddy, It's great to hear that we were able to help make your Berlin trip memorable. There's so much to discover in the city and we find it makes a world of difference to have a thoughtful, knowledgeable local helping you explore. Thanks for...More

Reviewed 30 December 2016

Our Context Travel Berlin tours were exceptional. The Pergamon Museum tour was enlightening. Sara's knowledge, attention to detail and obvious enthusiasm for the subject was wonderful. The Neues Museum with Jason was a magical mystery tour through the museum's impressive Egyptian collection. His background in...More

1  Thank Raku_Friend
ContextTravel, Manager at Context Berlin Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2017

Hello Raku_Friend, Thanks so much for taking the time to share your impressions and leave us such an engaging review! It is great to hear that your time with our docents not only made the collections at the Pergamon and Neues Museums come alive, but...More

Reviewed 8 December 2016

You cannot go wrong with Context. Berlin has so much history that it is worth going with their knowledgeable docents who have great in-depth knowledge of their site.

Thank Mary K
ContextTravel, Manager at Context Berlin Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 December 2016

Hi Mary, Thank you for your kind words! Berlin is definitely a city that's saturated with history and having a docent along to help uncover that history makes a world of difference. We do hope to have you with us again soon.

Reviewed 15 October 2016

Sara was a great tour guide for our Pergamon visit. There were 4 of us. She was very knowledgeable, pleasant, enthusiastic and accommodated our curiousity. She even extended our tour at least an extra hour and a half to cover the second floor. Clearly ,...More

1  Thank lotsablarney
ContextTravel, Manager at Context Berlin Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2016

Hello lotsablarney, Thanks very much for sharing your experience! It sounds like you caught your docent on a lucky day when she had plenty of time to spare - great that you could explore even more of the Pergamon's wonderful collection with her. Don't forget...More

Reviewed 3 October 2016

My husband and 2 young daughters recently took a Context Tours 'Bike the Wall' tour. As it transpired, we had the docent to ourselves, and were excited at the prospect of a 'private tour'. However, with the benefit of having done a number of Fat...More

1  Thank SRKB666
ContextTravel, Manager at Context Berlin Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2016

Hello SRKB666, Thanks for sharing your thoughts on the Biking the Wall tour. We're very sorry to hear that you experience with us in Berlin didn't meet your expectations, especially since the weather also didn't put its best foot forward for you! We promise our...More

Reviewed 27 September 2016

Context nailed it again with a great tour of Jewish history in Berlin. Our docent Finn was very charming and highly knowledgable about many aspects of Berlin history (particularly the topic of our tour). He gave us some really insightful perspectives on the city and...More

1  Thank TxTree
ContextTravel, Manager at Context Berlin Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2016

Hello TxTree, Thanks so much for sharing your experience with us. We think Berlin is a particularly fascinating city in which to learn about Jewish history and hope that your walk has sparked your curiosity further. Looking forward to having you with us again!

Reviewed 25 September 2016

Maybe Context does a good job for some people and in some places, but my experience has been one of constant errors and no-shows and misinformation, in both their Berlin and New York City operations. I was scheduled to take an Art Tour of Berlin...More

1  Thank dickgrote
ContextTravel, Manager at Context Berlin Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2016

Hello dickgrote, We're sorry to hear that your experiences with us haven't met your expectations. We're following up internally with our Central Europe team to figure out what went wrong with your tour in Berlin - it's certainly not to anyone's benefit if a tour...More

Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Wonderful, full of info but not too much. Great guide known as Harry. A perfect way way to see a city or just parts of it and very affordable. 5 stars from us.

Thank seco2020
ContextTravel, Manager at Context Berlin Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2016

Hello seco2020, Thank you for your kind words - we're glad to hear that we could help make your stay in Berlin memorable and immersive. It would be our pleasure to have you back with us again!

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