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  3. Hamburg Port

Boat Tour Through the Port of Hamburg

Product ID: 19242
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Experience Hamburg from a new perspective on this 2-hour boat ride through the harbor. See the famous historic warehouse city and the container terminal. Discover the modern HafenCity.
About this activity
Duration 2 hours
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Live tour guide
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  • Take a 2-hour ride along Hamburg's international port
  • Admire the fascinating Elbe Philharmonic Hall from the water
  • See the historic warehouse city, the modern HafenCity, the container terminals, and the Köhlbrand Bridge
  • Pass through locks and travel right into the heart of the harbor
  • Discover the dockyards and huge ships up close
  • Gain fascinating insight into the development of Hamburg's international port
  • Enjoy the breathtaking views of the city on the waterfront
  • Benefit from expert commentary by a certified guide
Full description
Explore one of the biggest and most significant ports in the world by boat. Lean back and enjoy the view of the passing landscape. Learn more about the fascinating stories of Hamburg and its port.

See the famous historic warehouse district, now home to the Spice Museum, the biggest model railway in the world, the Hamburg Dungeon, and more. Experience port facilities dating to the reign of the Kaiser, and see their stark contrast to the modern container port.

Discover the HafenCity quarter, a growing center of novel architecture and public spaces on the Elbe. Admire the fascinating Elbe Philharmonic Hall and impressive Köhlbrand Bridge from the water as you sail past the modern quarter.
  • Port tour by motorboat
  • Commentary by qualified guide
What’s Not Included
  • Snacks and beverages

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Meeting point

Kajen pier, inner harbor pontoon (Hohe Brücke 2). The nearest U-Bahn station is Baumwall or Rödingsmarkt.

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Important information
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Group bookings can arrange to have the tour on a date of their choice. Group tours are also available in English or French!