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Private Tour: Potsdam Day Trip from Berlin
"Meet your private guide at your central Berlin hotel and travel in a Mercedes Vito taxi to Schloss Charlottenburg. During the 45-minute trip to Potsdam drive through Wannsee on your way to Schloss Glienicke and the Glienicke Bridge where spy swaps took place during the Cold War. Continue on to Potsdam where your guide will explain how this scenic town served as the residence of Prussian kings and German emperors of the House of Hohenzollern for three centuries. Marvel at th a large park where the Marble Palace and Schloss Cecilienhof are located. Admire the lakeside Marble Palace and learn how Schloss Cecilienhof was the site of the Potsdam Conference where the leaders of America Britain and the Soviet Union decided the future of Germany after WWII. Afterward head to the Russian colony of Alexandrowka and see 13 wooden houses built in the 1800s for the Russian singers of the First Prussian Regiment of the Guards. Then it's off to downtown Potsdam for a lunch break at a local restaurant (own expense). While do see St Nicholas Church and the town hall
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Private Tour: Potsdam Day Trip from Berlin
"Meet your private guide at your central Berlin hotel and travel in a Mercedes Vito taxi to Schloss Charlottenburg. During the 45-minute trip to Potsdam drive through Wannsee on your way to Schloss Glienicke and the Glienicke Bridge where spy swaps took place during the Cold War. Continue on to Potsdam where your guide will explain how this scenic town served as the residence of Prussian kings and German emperors of the House of Hohenzollern for three centuries. Marvel at th a large park where the Marble Palace and Schloss Cecilienhof are located. Admire the lakeside Marble Palace and learn how Schloss Cecilienhof was the site of the Potsdam Conference where the leaders of America Britain and the Soviet Union decided the future of Germany after WWII. Afterward head to the Russian colony of Alexandrowka and see 13 wooden houses built in the 1800s for the Russian singers of the First Prussian Regiment of the Guards. Then it's off to downtown Potsdam for a lunch break at a local restaurant (own expense). While do see St Nicholas Church and the town hall
From EUR121.00
 
Private Day Tour to Potsdam from Berlin by Minivan
"Explore the beautiful city Potsdam and visit the famous attraction Sanssouci Palace as listed in UNESCO World Heritage Site. Enjoy the relaxing gardens and palaces on a private day tour in a minivan. Potsdam is famous for its picturesque gardens where the tour will begin. After 20 minutes of your journey you will be able take a stop at Glienicke Bridge. It is known as the ""Bridge of Spies"" used by the CIA and KGB for spy swaps during the Cold War and location of many famous movies. During the tour we will see the palace of Cecilienhof. It was the last palace built by the German Emperor's family in English Tudor Style. After the Second it was chosen by the ""Big Three"" Stalin Truman and Churchill to become the setting for their famous peace conference. A highlight of the tour is a visit of the Sanssouci Palace inside (using audio-guides) and a walk through the beautiful park area with its fountains Chinese tea and dragon houses
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Bus from Potsdam Train Station to Sanssouci

Bus 695 is running from Potsdam Hauptbahnhof (south side, nord side is for city tour buses) to Holländisches Viertel, Sanssouci and Neues Palais, bus 606 is also running from Potsdam Hauptbahnhof to...
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Berlin to Potsdam by Train

Travelling to Potsdam from central Berlin by train is easy, quick, and cheap. Depending on what type of train you use depends on how quick. It’s basically a toss up between the RE1 or the S7, but...
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Tram / Strassenbahn / Streetcar

Public transit in Potsdam includes the local tram (Straßenbahn in German or Streetcar in the USA) lines. Most tram lines (91, 92, 93, 96, 98, 99) serve the main regional and intercity train station...
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To/from Potsdam

I took S-Bahn S7 from Hauptahnhof (Central Train Station) of Berlin. Actually these S-Bahns go quite frequently and you don't need separate ticket to Potsdam. That town belongs to Berlin public...
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Getting to Potsdam by Train

Perhaps the easiest way to get to Potsdam (from Berlin) is with the train. -S-Bahn S7-terminus at Potsdam Hauptbahnhof (main train station)-RE1 (Brandenburg) this train will drop you at Charlottenhof...
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S-bahn

There are direct S-bahn trains every 10 mins between Berlin and Potsdam. S 7 travels from Ahrensfelde in direction Potsdam Hauptbahnhof. The ticket is included in Berlin ABC zone ( 3 euro for a single...
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Train

Potsdam is the end of the line for the S-7 suburban train from Berlin. It's also a busy regional and occasional intercity destination. Trains leave here for all over the state of Brandenburg, and a...
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Public system to Potsdam

From Berlin town: Regional Train "R1" direction Magdeburg or Brandenburg, 20 min from Zoo-Station. Inner-city train "S7"/"S1" direction Potsdam, about 45 min from Zoo-Station. You must have a ticket...
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Potsdam Hauptbahnhof

The Railway Station at Potsdam is a modern light airy building, none of the grime that pervades some stations. Besides a good selection of fast food outlets and cafes there is a nice eis café that I...
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Buy an AB day ticket for trains, trams and buses

As Potsdam is situated close to Berlin, an AB day ticket is sufficient to travel around Berlin and Potsdam. You can take the S-bahn, U-bahn, the bus and the tram. For a maximum of 5 persons in a...
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Ferry

We approached Potsdam by ferryUnder constructionotsdam’s harbour is located in the centre of town, right by the shore of the river Havel. Modern passenger ships of the Weiße Flotte Potsdam (white...
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Water taxi

A nice alternative to overland transport in Potsdam, especially on a hot summer day, is a water taxi. The service is provided daily at the intervals of about two hours (the exact timetable is...
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Public Transport - Potsdam

As most visitors using public transport arrive in Potsdam via the main railway station, the main hub of Potsdam’s Public Transport centres on this location. If you already know the number of the bus...
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Getting there

In my opinion the best way to get there is by train. Traffic might be hell during rush hour and parking facilities are quite rare. From Berlin you can take S-Bahn or bus service. Be sure to purchase...
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Top Hotels in Potsdam

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Lange Brucke, Potsdam, Brandenburg, 14467, Germany
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Forststrasse 80, Potsdam, Brandenburg, 14471, Germany
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Stahnsdorfer Strasse 68, Potsdam, Brandenburg, 14482, Germany
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Grossbeerenstrasse75, Babelsberg, Potsdam, Brandenburg, 14482, Germany
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Neuer Garten, Potsdam, Brandenburg, 14469, Germany
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Top Things to Do in Potsdam

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Sanssouci Park

It is easy to spend an entire day in this park (and in fact I suggest at least two days if you plan to explore the interiors of any of the buildings), which is the old grounds of the emperor's family....
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Sanssouci Palace

The easiest way to reach Sanssouci Palace from the train station is by the Schlosser Line bus. The bus stops near the entrance to the palace where there’s also a useful information office with maps of...
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Neues Palace - New Palace

The New palace was built to celebrate a success of Seven Years' War, in 1769. It is the lat baroque palace of Prussia. Later classical architecture took its top. The palace was mainly used for...
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Glienicker Bruecke - Bridge of Spies

For reasons known only to themselves, road truss bridges in many parts of the world have been painted green for many decades. This bridge is no exception. However, you will notice that the east end...
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Cecilienhof Palace - Schloss Cecilienhof

The Cecilienhof Palace was built for Duchess Cecilie of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, wife of the Crown Prince William, but I suspect the reason that most people come here is to see where the famous Potsdam...
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Nikolaikirche - St Nicholas Church

They say that forewarned is forewarned, and I think this expression applies to the impressive looking St. Nicholas Church. From the outside you might be expecting something just as grand on the...
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alancollins

"Sanssouci Royal Park"
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Mariajoy

"Potsdam, More than Princes, Parks and Palaces"
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Raimix

"Potsdam - town of palaces, parks and water"
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magor65

"Potsdam for a dessert after Berlin"
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Kuznetsov_Sergey

"Potsdam and Cecilienhof"
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