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Hamburg: 2-Hour Blankenese Walking Tour

Hamburg: 2-Hour Blankenese Walking Tour

From US$ 279.12 per group up to 15

Discover the little thatched cottages, half-timbered houses, and larger villas on the banks of the River Elbe on this 2-hour tour of Blankenese in Hamburg. Walk through the famous "Stairs Neighborhood" and admire the magnificent views of the river.

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Duration 2 hours
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  • Explore the quaint former fishing village of Blankenese, one of the most beautiful and expensive areas in Hamburg
  • Navigate the nearly 5,000 steps of the winding "Stairs Neighborhood"
  • Admire the landscaped gardens, terraces, and parks
  • Be enchanted by the magnificent Goßlerhaus
Full description
Begin this unforgettable walk through the old quarter for pilots and captains at the Blankenese station. Admire the Goßlerhaus in one of the specious parks. Walk along the main street in Blankenese to the “Stairs Neighborhood”, and wander over the staircases to the beach. As you navigate many of the nearly 5,000 stairs, you’ll hear stories about Brahms on his summer holidays, the smallest house in Blankenese, and the fisherman who brought down the pirate Störtebeker. After a short break in the sand, continue on uphill. The effort is rewarded with a fantastic view of the sea and the leisurely cruising sailing ships. You’ll also learn where the name “Blankanese” comes from and who volunteers as a mailman in the neighborhood.
  • Walking tour
  • Transfers
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Blankenese S-Bahn station, Hamburg In front of the entrance

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  • Please note that this tour involves climbing a lot of steps, which can be physically demanding depending on your level of fitness.
  • Group size and tour departure time can be personalized upon request.
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Ein sehr unterhaltsamer Spaziergang durch Blankenese mit vielen Infos und lustigen Querverweisen zur Geschichte Hamburgs. Sehr lohnend. Herzlichen Dank.

October 3, 2021


We hebben het super gehad, prachtige tour en een fijne gids!

September 7, 2021


Es war eine tolle Tour mit Angela. Sie konnte uns viel Historisches, aber auch viel Aktuelles mitgeben. Vielen Dank.

August 6, 2021


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