7 or 9 days
Berlin
Berlin’s storied past is firmly embedded in a vibrant contemporary culture. Stand in the Nazi headquarters one moment, and navigate the eco-friendly infrastructure the next. Since the fall of the Berlin Wall, this city has evolved into one of the most eclectic, exciting and multicultural communities in Europe. Discover the many ways to contemplate the past, enjoy the present and dream of the future.
  • Day 1: Fly overnight to Germany

  • Day 2: Berlin

    Take a walking tour of Berlin

    • Unter den Linden
    • Reichstag

    Stop for photos at the Holocaust Memorial

    Enjoy dinner

  • Day 3: Berlin

    Take a guided tour of Berlin with your Local Guide

    • Brandenburg Gate
    • Kurfürstendamm
    • Remains of the Berlin Wall

    Stop for photos at Checkpoint Charlie

    Visit the Topography of Terror Museum

    Participate in a panel discussion about WWII

  • Day 4: Berlin

    Take an 'Alternative Berlin' walking tour

    Enjoy free time in Berlin to explore Berlin's Museums (3-day museum pass included)

  • Day 5: Berlin

    Free day in Berlin

    Add this in-depth excursion:
    Potsdam

    Potsdam

    Take a full-day excursion to Potsdam, where the postwar administration of Germany was decided at the 1945 Potsdam Conference. Potsdam was also the royal playground of Frederick the Great of Prussia; see baroque palaces, pavilions and the royal residence’s gardens. Take a guided visit inside either Sanssouci or Cecilienhof. 
  • Day 6: Berlin

    Visit the Reichstag

    Free time in Berlin

    Add this in-depth excursion:
    Green Tour in Berlin

    Green Tour in Berlin

    Discover Berlin’s innovative eco-friendly approaches to urbanized living, and learn more about its unique path to citywide sustainability.
    Add this in-depth excursion:
    The Taste of Berlin

    The Taste of Berlin

    Bockwurst, ketwurst and currywurst are just a few of the regional specialties you might sample today, but there are also plenty of meat-free options.

    Enjoy dinner

  • Day 7: Depart for home

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  • Day 7: Hamburg

    Travel to Hamburg

    Take a walking tour of Hamburg

  • Day 8: Hamburg

    Explore Hamburg by boat

    Free time in Hamburg

    Add this in-depth excursion:
    Theater Performance in Hamburg

    Theater Performance in Hamburg

    Whether it’s the Deutsches Theater which has housed performances by Otto Brahm and Max Reinhardt, or the historical Friedrichstadt-Palast, Berlin is no stranger to the stage. This evening, head out to one of the city’s many venues for an authentic German theater experience.
  • Day 9: Depart for home

Interested in learning more about this trip?
  • Day 1: Fly overnight to Germany

  • Day 2: Berlin

    Take a walking tour of Berlin

    • Unter den Linden
    • Reichstag

    Stop for photos at the Holocaust Memorial

    Enjoy dinner

  • Day 3: Berlin

    Take a guided tour of Berlin with your Local Guide

    • Brandenburg Gate
    • Kurfürstendamm
    • Remains of the Berlin Wall

    Stop for photos at Checkpoint Charlie

    Visit the Topography of Terror Museum

    Participate in a panel discussion about WWII

  • Day 4: Berlin

    Take an 'Alternative Berlin' walking tour

    Enjoy free time in Berlin to explore Berlin's Museums (3-day museum pass included)

  • Day 5: Berlin

    Free day in Berlin

    Add this in-depth excursion:
    Potsdam

    Potsdam

    Take a full-day excursion to Potsdam, where the postwar administration of Germany was decided at the 1945 Potsdam Conference. Potsdam was also the royal playground of Frederick the Great of Prussia; see baroque palaces, pavilions and the royal residence’s gardens. Take a guided visit inside either Sanssouci or Cecilienhof. 
  • Day 6: Berlin

    Visit the Reichstag

    Free time in Berlin

    Add this in-depth excursion:
    Green Tour in Berlin

    Green Tour in Berlin

    Discover Berlin’s innovative eco-friendly approaches to urbanized living, and learn more about its unique path to citywide sustainability.
    Add this in-depth excursion:
    The Taste of Berlin

    The Taste of Berlin

    Bockwurst, ketwurst and currywurst are just a few of the regional specialties you might sample today, but there are also plenty of meat-free options.

    Enjoy dinner

  • Day 7: Depart for home

Add more days

  • Day 7: Hamburg

    Travel to Hamburg

    Take a walking tour of Hamburg

  • Day 8: Hamburg

    Explore Hamburg by boat

    Free time in Hamburg

    Add this in-depth excursion:
    Theater Performance in Hamburg

    Theater Performance in Hamburg

    Whether it’s the Deutsches Theater which has housed performances by Otto Brahm and Max Reinhardt, or the historical Friedrichstadt-Palast, Berlin is no stranger to the stage. This evening, head out to one of the city’s many venues for an authentic German theater experience.
  • Day 9: Depart for home

Interested in learning more about this trip?

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Your experience includes

  • Round-trip airfare

    Your price includes round-trip airfare for your whole group

  • Accommodations

    5 overnight stays in hotels with private bathrooms; 7 with extension

  • On-tour transportation

    Land transportation

  • Regional-style meals

    Light breakfast daily, 2 local dinners or 3 with extension

  • End-to-end support

    Your team helps to secure administrative approval and academic credit, provides recruiting tools and helps establish your program's ongoing presence on campus.

  • Curriculum integration

    Your academic vision remains present wherever you travel. Tell us your ideal study abroad experience, and we'll help connect your curriculum to EF's extensive connections abroad.

  • Full-time Tour Director

    Your Tour Director is with your group 24/7, providing deep local insight while handling all program logistics.

  • Expert Local Guides

    Your expert Local Guides are natural historians, adding cultural insight and enhancing teaching moments wherever your curriculum takes you.

  • Guided sightseeing

    Gain insider knowledge and cultural perspective from licensed local guides who join your group for select experiences on tour.

  • Entrances

    Topography of Terror Museum, Reichstag; with extension: Hamburg by boat

  • Worldwide support, safety and security

    EF has over 500 schools and offices in more than 50 countries worldwide. We provide 24-hour emergency support service along with a comprehensive $50 million liability policy that covers you and your institution while abroad.

  • Flexible payment options

    Give more students the opportunity to study abroad by offering them two different payment plan options, along with our TripFunder website to help fundraise for the program.

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