Potsdam Sightseeing Tour

Grand movie studios. Palaces for princes. Beverly Hills or Potsdam?

Close to Berlin, Potsdam has been home to great wealth, historic movie culture, and travelers interested in soaking it all in. That’s why there’s the Potsdam City Sightseeing Tour from Rail Europe. It’s your chance to tour one of Germany’s most scenic cities on a double-decker open-air tour bus, with the freedom to come and go as you please. Simply hop on and off when something catches your fancy. And speaking of fancy, don’t miss the enormous Park Sanssouci; 709 acres of extraordinary gardens, palaces and pavilions first started by Fredrick the Great. Visit the red-brick gabled houses of the Dutch Quarter. The Potsdam City Sightseeing Tour from Rail Europe. Hey, you’re visiting Germany’s old Hollywood. Shouldn’t you get chauffeured around?

Here’s what’s included:

    • A voucher valid for 1 Day on a Hop on/Hop off open-air double-decker tour bus with 8 stops throughout Potsdam with hourly departures
    • English, German, French, Italian, Portugese, Spanish and Russian commentary available
    • Groups of 10 or more get a 5% discount on Potsdam Sightseeing Tour



    • Child rates are valid for children ages 6-12.
    • Rail Europe voucher is exchanged for your Potsdam City Sightseeing tour.
    • Tours operate from April 1 - November 1
    • Hours of operation are between 9:55am - 3:55pm.
    • Voucher must be exchanged within 3 months of the date of purchase.
    • Some buses may be wheelchair accessible. Please inquire locally.
    • Prices are subject to change.
Where can I exchange my voucher?

  • Luisenplatz, Potsdam Hbf
  • Filmmuseum, Cecilienhof
  • Orangerie, Neues Palais

Where are the bus stops located and what landmarks can I reach from each stop?
  • Luisenplatz – Luise Square, center of Potsdam, Fountains, Hunter’s Gate, Dutch Quarter
  • City Palace – Movie Museum, Nikolai Church, City Canal
  • Glienicker Brucke, Glienicke Bridge “Bridge of Spies” connects Potsdam and Berlin
  • Cecilienhof Palace
  • Alexandrowka (Russian Colony)
  • Orangerie, Sanssouci – Steam Pump House, Sanssouci Palace & Gardens
  • Muhle – historic windmill
  • Neues Palace, New Palace