Water activity

Hamburg: City Cruise on Alster Lake

4.4 / 5

96 reviews

Hamburg: City Cruise on Alster Lake

From $19.28 per person

Explore the Hanseatic city’s popular sights and world-famous buildings from the water. Relax onboard the white steamer boat and admire the area surrounding Outer Alster Lake on a 60-minute city cruise.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 1 hour
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Live tour guide
German, English
Audio guide included
Wheelchair accessible


  • Enjoy a relaxing 60-minute sightseeing cruise
  • Discover the city´s stunning panorama
  • Learn about Hamburg and the famous Alster Lake
Full description
Sail past the famous Alster Fountain and under the Lombards bridge directly to the Outer Alster. See beautiful residential areas and sights, such as the Hotel Atlantic, Blue Mosque, U. S. Consulate General, or Hotel Vier Jahreszeiten. Discover the city´s stunning panorama with its church spires and bridges, as well as the natural life along the lakeside with its many water birds and rare plants.
  • Live commentary in German
  • Audioguide in English
  • Food and drinks
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You must bring your own headphones
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

The boat departs from: Pier Jungfernstieg Nr. 2

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Overall rating

4.4 /5

based on 96 reviews

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It was a wonderful trip. The scenery was beautiful and the Captain was very informative and witty.

August 13, 2021

Unterhaltsam und entspannt. Der Guide war sehr witzig. Lediglich die Lautstärke der Lautsprecher war etwas zu laut.

August 3, 2021

Very easy to find. Nice trip

October 10, 2020

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