The original walking tours in English - operating since 1993

See Berlin’s highlights, listen to our expert academic guides explaining Berlin's history in an entertaining way and marvel at the numerous light installations from international artists.

We'll show you Gendarmenmarkt, the Berlin Cathedral, Brandenburg Gate and much more!


Berlin Illuminated - English evening tour


This tour will take you through Berlin by night during the two events "Berlin LEUCHTET" (29.09.-15.10.2017) and the "Festival of Lights" (06.10.-15.10.2017).

Using the latest historical research, our guides will show you some of Berlin's most important sights such as the Berlin Cathedral, Gendarmenmarkt, Brandenburg Gate and many more, putting them into a historical context. Certain buildings will be illuminated with LED installations or laser lights from German and International artists, making this tour a unique experience.

The team of Berlin LIGHTS includes light companies, associations, institutions, media, dedicated individuals and of course numerous artists and designers. Under the banner of “Connecting Lights”, countless objects and landmarks of Berlin will be illuminated in spectacular colours. Come and join tourists and Berliners alike enjoying the kaleidoscope of colours that will make this evening tour unforgettable!

Light installations are subject to change. For more information on the illuminated objects, please see:

Meeting Point


Outside Weihenstephaner restaurant opposite Hackescher Markt S-Bahn station.

Address: Neue Promenade 5
52.52301, 13.401557

The following S-Bahn trains and trams stop at Hackescher Markt:
S-Bahn: S5, S7, S75
Tram: M1, M4, M5, M6, 12

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