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In Their Shoes runs authorised tours of the Dachau Memorial and around Munich specialising in this particular dark period of German and European history. For several years we have had thousands of satisfied guests participate in one of our...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Tuerkenstr. 50, 80799 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed yesterday

My wife and I toured Dachau earlier this month, and we wholeheartedly recommend James to anyone who is considering visiting this incredibly powerful site. On the train ride there, James provided a detailed historical backdrop to what we were about to see, and it was...More

Thank Cooper_A_79
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

James is very knowledgeable, friendly and had interesting anecdotes so I really enjoyed our tour. Doing this walking tour gave much more background and gravity to what we were seeing than if we were to visit by ourselves. Would 100% recommend 👍

Thank Jenny P
Reviewed yesterday

James is an excellent guide - well-organized, knowledgeable, and compassionate. While some reviews mentioned being rushed, there is a lot of ground to cover - literally & figuratively, so when you book a four-hour tour that includes transportation, you do need to keep moving. But...More

Thank texpen
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a must white in Munich. Our guide James gave us loads of information about the history of both the country and Dachau, it was really interesting. Very recommended tour and guide!

Thank mfmfmfmf2017
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Enjoyed the tour and James was very informative. His knowledge of Germany during WW1 and WW2 helped in getting the whole background to this terrible time in history. You can never really ‘Walk in their Shoes’ but the stories that we where told gave us...More

Thank Kerrie J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent tour. James was very knowledgeable and very anxious to answer all questions. Our only concern is that it was a larger than normal group and it was a little difficult to hear in some of the more crowded areas.

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I highly recommend James for this tour....he was informative, sensitive, and knowledgeable which made the 4 hour tour great! The tour itself is amazing and you cannot believe the history you are actually walking though...goosebumps and nauseating at the same time.

Thank Debbie B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This tour is a must for all generations. James does an exceptional tour of this difficult time in history. We made reservations before going and had the Bayern ticket as we were going on to Salzburg afterward. He refunded the difference of the travel part....More

Thank jamisue12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Mr and I along with another couple visited Dachau with James. Great guides bring their subject to life. James was that kind of guide. While a difficult topic, we appreciated his passion and sensitivity. This is a story that needs to be retold over...More

Thank teacher91
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

James was an experienced guide who took us through a difficult time in world history. We had children with us and he thoughtfully took them aside during one difficult moment of the brief movie that was shown as part of the tour. He met us...More

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HK_Leesie
11 July 2018|
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Response from West Wicklow Ho... B | Reviewed this property |
Yes he is. He works for one of the main tour operators also. Dachau themselves use him.
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David L
24 March 2018|
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Response from James B | Property representative |
Hi David. My apologies for the late reply, I did not receive a notification. Unfortunately website domains, email contacts and even phone numbers for tour companies are not listed on TA anymore! Furthermore I'm unable to... More
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Robin H
12 March 2018|
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Response from James B | Property representative |
Hi Robin, Thanks you for your message. Please visit the website by clicking on the website link or try and email again. Hope to see you soon.
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