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Hamburg: Free Walking Tour with Booking Fee

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Skip the lines to join Hamburg’s popular free tour, and see all the major attractions on an informative walking tour. Stroll past the Rathaus, visit Europe’s biggest inner-city development, and learn about Hamburg’s fascinating history.
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Duration: 2.5 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish, German
Wheelchair accessible

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  • Skip the long lines to join Hamburg's popular free city tour
  • Explore the city's old and new sights, including the medieval churches of St Petri and St Jacobi
  • Admire Hamburg’s magnificent Town Hall
  • Learn about the infamous pirate Störtebeker
  • Hear about the famous Hanseatic League, Europe’s first capitalists
  • Tour Hafen City, Europe’s biggest inner-city development
Full description
Book an advanced reservation for Hamburg’s popular free city tour and enjoy an informative 2.5-hour walking tour of the city’s main attractions. Expert guides, who love Hamburg, offer their services for free in the belief that you deserve the best possible tour, no matter what your travel budget is. Because they work for their tips, every tour is consistently one of the best.

The English language tour will visit all the city’s top sights, from Trostbrücke at the heart of medieval Hamburg, to the historic warehouse complex of Speicherstadt. You will learn about the Hanseatic League, Europe’s first capitalists, and the cholera epidemic of 1892. See a masterpiece of expressionist architecture at the Chilehaus, and poignant World War 2 ruins at St. Nikolai Church.

As Europe’s second biggest port, Hamburg has always been open to adventurers and travelers from around the world, and is still full of drama and wild nights. Whether you are a day-tripper looking to get the most out of your short stay, or visiting for a longer period and looking to get your bearings, the free tour is the best way to unlock this city, the Pearl of Northern Germany.
  • City tour
  • Guide
  • Booking fee
What’s Not Included
  • Tips
  • Hotel pickup and drop off

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Meeting point

Your tour starts at the Town Hall Square (Rathausmarkt). Look out for the guides with the red t-shirts and red umbrellas. If the square is busy and you have trouble finding your guide, please meet in front of Starbucks Café, opposite the town hall (Rathaus).

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Important information
Know before you go
• The tour runs in all weather
• The price of pre-booking this tour online is for administrative costs
• The tour is only offered in English, German and Spanish
• While the tour usually includes the sites and stories mentioned and lasts about 2.5 hours, your tour may vary depending on what your guide thinks is best for your group
• This tour is wheelchair accessible

From US$ 2.39 per person

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