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In Their Shoes Dachau Memorial Tours

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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
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80799 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
+49 176 61922507
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

James met us in the Lobby of our hotel on the morning of our tour. Right from the start we knew we had made the right choice to do the Dachau Tour with James. We went straight to the railway station and, even as we...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Victoria T
Reviewed 25 January 2019

We chartered a private tour and met out tour guide James Burgess at the main rail station which was right down the street from our hotel. We boarded the train and then after a short journey continued on by coach for the short trip to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank wc2022
Reviewed 17 December 2018 via mobile

This was a very good tour with our American guide - Eric! He’s been in Germany long enough! The memorial itself has so much of human spirit that it’s a very moving experience - one cannot even imagine the terror that would have reigned! Well...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 26 October 2018

We had a great experience with James and In Their Shoes Tours. This is a tough subject and James was both very informative and respectful in how he conducts his tours. Our family took a bike tour with James as well and his style is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank Patrick A
Reviewed 21 October 2018

If you need a good sobering up from Oktoberfest, this tour was certainly it. James was an excellent and very well informed tour guide. On our tour, it was my three friends and another couple, so it was a very small group. This gave us...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank madtv261
Reviewed 18 October 2018

Excellent tour by James who met us at our hotel and then started into the background of the Third Reich and other historical information as we rode the train to Dachau. He was very informative, knew the site and history very well, and made sure...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Annie O
Reviewed 17 October 2018

Our guide was the perfect guide for this type of tour. He really painted the picture of what the people there went through as we stood in different locations and as he told different stories from survivors. Definitely recommend!

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Sean D
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

This was my second tour of Dachau. My first tour was a few years ago in December with my husband. I used a different tour company that time. My cousin and her partner traveled with me to Munich this year and I felt it was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank ErikaAB77
Reviewed 16 October 2018

Went on tour when in town for Oktoberfest. James was awesome. Overall, was a very moving, informative tour and left with a deep understanding of all of the historical events. Fantastic tour!

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank mongoose533
Reviewed 15 October 2018

James was very knowledgeable about the history of Dachau. He was also super friendly and very easy to talk to. I'd recommend his tour to anyone! It was a very interesting, and somber trip. The one thing I wished we'd been able to do was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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11 July 2018|
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Response from Jimmytheguide | Property representative |
Hi There, Yes I am a fully accredited guide as are all other guides that work with us. Hope to see you soon. Regards James Burgess
24 March 2018|
Response from Jimmytheguide | 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
Robin H
12 March 2018|
Response from Jimmytheguide | 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.