The best way to start your city visit
Never been to Hamburg before? Want to see all the main sights first? Only have time for one tour? Looking to receive some introduction before focusing on more specific topics?
If that's the case, check out the Essential Hamburg Tour.
This walk is a perfect opportunity to get to know Hamburg's glorious history and present and hear some of the most fascinating and stories ever happened in this city. I will take you through some of the most outstanding sights and make sure you fall in love with the city.
You will explore over 1, 000 years of Hamburg history and cover all iconic sights - Rathaus, St Petri church, Kontorviertel with Chilehaus, Nikolaikirche, Deichstrasse, Speicherstadt and Hafencity with Elbphilharmonie.
The tour normally covers Hamburg's most iconic sights, such as:
- Town Hall
- Alster Lake
- St Petri
- Kontorviertel & Chilehaus
- St Nikolai
- HafenCity & Elbphilharmonie
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building
Duration: 3 hours
It's a walking tour, where public transportation can be used if needed. Alternatively, a car can be booked at an extra cost.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
15 Euro - Snacks and drinks, other small personal expenses
I am not a driver. I can accompany you in your vehicle or I can arrange for a separate car and driver.
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Ian is the perfect tour guide for Hamburg - he shared so much of its history and provided great insight into what the city was, is and is becoming. Ian is a very friendly and knowledgeable man that will show you exactly why people fall in love with the city. He has a deep understanding of the culture and the regions relationships with the rest of the world. Hamburg is a large and complex city, but Ian is able to break it down into manageable pieces while still educating and keeping the tour fun!