Explore Hamburg’s Old Town and walk in the footsteps of the 1,000-year-old history of the city. On this 2-hour walking tour you’ll not only see the remarkable highlights of Hamburg but also learn about the interesting background to the city.
What to Expect
Explore Hamburg’s city center. Starting at Jungfernstieg, you can enjoy the magnificent view over the Alster River, and learn more about the swans in Hamburg. Along the way you can admire the painted ceiling of the Mellin Passage and discover the Hamburg Rathaus (city hall). During the tour you’ll discover interesting background information on the Hygieia fountain, the Gängeviertel, and the oldest everyday object in Hamburg.
In addition, you’ll take a look at the old access to the Port of Hamburg as well as the ruins of St. Nicholas' Church. Admire the special 17th-century charm of the Deichstraße. You’ll also learn some history on this tour as you discover the chaos and destruction of World War II in Hamburg.
Know Before You Go
Please wear the appropriate clothing for the weather in Hamburg.
This tour can also be run at a different time upon request.