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					          Berlin Post-Cruise Extension


Day 3      We invite you to spend today at your leisure.
           Take advantage of your time in this metropolitan
 Berlin    city to check out the thriving arts and culture
           scene; art lovers have been known to flock to
           the Museuminsel (Museum Island). For history
           buffs, you will not want to miss the Berlin Wall
           or the Holocaust Memorial. Or maybe relax at a
           quaint café, taking in the city scene as a local.
           We encourage you to use your last full day in
           Germany’s capital city as you wish!




Day 4      Your tour comes to an end in Berlin with a
           motorcoach transfer to the airport.
 Berlin

           Daily buffet breakfast is included with hotel stay.

           Note: Order of sightseeing and itinerary are subject to change.

           Note: Optional excursions will be available for purchase on site
           through your local host. A minimum number of participants is
           required to operate optional excursions.




           Cover Photo: Brandenburg Gate, Berlin, Germany

           For more information, please contact your
           preferred Travel Professional. Call Uniworld at
           1-800-733-7820 or visit www.uniworld.com.



                                                                              2011 Post-Cruise Extension

                                                                              Berlin
           CST #2075415-20
                                                                                     Berlin Post-Cruise Extension
   Old meets new in Germany’s
   capital city, the inspiring Berlin                                  Day 2          Next, you’re off to the Checkpoint Charlie border-
                                                                                      crossing point, one of Berlin’s most infamous
   Welcome to the continuation of your Uniworld adventure!              Berlin        landmarks. This is where the Berlin Wall formed
                                                                       (continued)
   Following your magnificent cruise down the Rhine and/or                            the border of East and West Berlin in 1961.
   Danube, you now have the chance to explore a cornerstone                           Today, the old border is marked throughout the
   of Germany’s history, culture, and people in depth with                            city with a double line of cobblestones. After the
   our extension program to Berlin.                                                   fall of the Berlin wall in 1989, the next stop on
                                                                                      the itinerary became the biggest building site in
   Home to an expansive array of museums—about 175 total                              Europe: Potsdamer Platz. This site rose up in the
   —Berlin is one of Europe’s epicenters for art, history, and                        mid- 1990s, showing that Berlin was turning over
   culture. For wine and food enthusiasts, the city boasts over                       a new leaf with the construction of a new quarter
   4,000 restaurants. For those looking for a tranquil respite                        filled with shops, hotels, apartments, restaurants,
   before beginning your river cruise adventure, meander                              and a casino.
   through the tree-lined avenues of Berlin—around one third
                                                                                      For a panoramic view of Berlin, ride the fastest
   of the city is composed of forests, parks, and gardens.
                                                                                      elevator in Europe up the Kohlhoff Tower. The
   Berlin will allure and enchant you with its historical                             tower rises up where the Berlin Wall once stood.
   and timeless sites, exciting local culture, and bustling                           Next, passing by the National Gallery, the tour
   atmosphere. Enjoy your extension tour of Berlin as you                             will head to the former Western part of the city,
   encounter living history at every turn on your journey.                            home to Gedächtniskirche (Memorial Church),
                                                                                      which was destroyed during WWII and has since
                                                                                      only been partly reconstructed.

              Berlin Post-Cruise Extension                                            Your tour will take you by the glass-domed
                                                                                      Reichstag, the seat of the German Parliament
                                                                                      and the city’s top tourist destination, and onto
Day 1            Following a train ride from Nuremberg, you
                 will arrive in the capital of Germany: Berlin.
                                                                                      the UNESCO World Heritage Museuminsel
                                                                                      (Museum Island). Be sure not to miss one of the
Nuremberg,       You will be transferred to your hotel to begin                       world’s great opera houses—and an impressive
  Berlin         your adventure in Germany’s largest city.                            building in its own right, the National Opera
                                                                                      House. Next, the tour will continue on to both
                                                                                      Brandenburg Gate and Alexanderplatz. This gate
                                                                                      is the only remaining gate in the city and has
Day 2            A motorcoach will pick you up from the hotel to
                 begin your discovery of the highlights of Berlin.
                                                                                      become symbolic of the former division of Berlin.
                                                                                      Berlin’s most famous square, Alexanderplatz, was
  Berlin         Your tour will commence at Gendarmenmarkt,
                                                                                      named for Czar Alexander and was completely
                 one of the most picturesque locations in the city,
                                                                                      destroyed during WWII.
                 framed by French and German cathedrals.
                                                                                      On the way back to the hotel, take in the Berlin
                 Old meets new at the second stop, Friedrich-
                                                                                      Red City Hall and the Medieval Nicolai Quarter.
                 straßethe, the most legendary street in the whole
                                                                                      The afternoon is yours to enjoy at your leisure.
                 city. Here, the tradition of the “Golden Twenties”
                                                                                      Note: The order of sightseeing and the number of stops may
                 (as it was once the location for cafés and theaters
                                                                                      be altered due to traffic or road construction, as well as
                 during the 1920s) is combined with the arch-
                                                                                      weather conditions.
                 itecture of the New Berlin with its elegant stores
                 and shopping malls now lining this famous street.

				
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