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2.5 hours

Tour of Lights

Enjoy the German capital during the annual city wide light art show and experience a colourful spectacle. Discover Berlin from a different angle and take the best pictures at our multiple photo stops!

Since 2005, Berlin puts on an annual light-art show, which has become a beloved fall tradition and is one of the most popular light-art festivals in the world. In 2024, from 4 till 13 October, Berlin will once again be lit up by beautiful light art installations. Landmarks, streets and squares in East and West Berlin will tell magical stories through the use of light.

Join us at Neptunbrunnen at 7 pm, where we’ll start the tour with a surprise before we take you to the best sights, on the way our team will give you live information in German and English about what you’re seeing. Have your camera ready to take the most breath-taking pictures as we’ll make plenty of stops to take pictures.

  • Discover Berlin from a new perspective with a city wide light-art show
  • Take unique pictures at the multiple photo stops
  • Live guide in German and English
Rathausstraße 1
10178 Berlin
Public transport
Nearest stops are Rotes Rathaus (U-Bahn U5) and Alexanderplatz Bahnhof (S-Bahn S3, S5 & S7).

Every year, the light-art on display has different theme, in 2024 it is “Celebrating Freedom”. Participating organizations and companies were asked to create light shows themed around freedom, self-determination and free development. Experience unique shows and experience Berlin in a completely different way during this fascinating festival. Take memorable pictures and marvel at the capital dipped into light while our tour guides enrich the experience with entertaining and educational facts about Berlin.

Discover a different side of Berlin during this fascinating time of year and take the most memorable pictures of the illuminated city all while our knowledgeable tour guides enrich the city tour with information about the German capital in English and German. Marvel at the light art at hotspots like the Potsdamer Platz, the Berlin Wall and the Brandenburg Gate as well as at the Bebeplatz where the light is projected onto the square from three sides.

  • Departure
    Departs at 19.00 from Neptunbrunnen
    Check-in 15 minutes before departure
  • Children
    Child ticket available for those between 6 and 15 years old
    Children up to 5-years travel for free on buses when accompanied by a paying adult (maximum of 2 children per adult)
  • Ticket information
    Ticket directly available on smartphone
    Ticket can be rescheduled or cancelled up to 24 hours in advance
  • Wheelchair accessible
    Free WiFi available
  • 2.5 hour tour
  • With various photo stops
  • Guide speaks English & German
  • Ticket only valid for the Tour of Lights (not for the Hop-on Hop-off tour)
A central platform
Free wifi on the buses
GPS audio guide in 13 languages
Free Berlin City Sightseeing app
Ticket valid for 24/48 hours
Discounts at various partners