+ 49 (0)40 232 050 49

Hamburg Free Walking Tours

Historic City Centre

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Witness the rise and fall of Hamburg throughout its history: its glorious past as a centre of the Hanseatic League and its heavy destruction in the Great Fire and the World War 2.

  • 1200 years of history from Charlemagne to the new harbor city urban development
  • little Venice at the inner Alster Canal
  • the impressive Town Hall
  • important main churches of the city
  • a symbol of Germany´s rise to an economical world player: the Kontorhouses
  • WWII Memorial of St. Nikolai
  • the romantic side of the city: Deichstrasse
  • lighthouse project Elbphilharmonie: the city´s new landmark
  • the city´s old landmark and the best look-out: St. Michael´s Church


This tour is a free tour. Therefore you can define a fair price.
Register here or just join us at the meeting point.
Please note: Groups larger than eight persons book a private tour with us.



Starting time

The tour starts everyday at 11:00 (11am). Duration is 2 hours.

Meeting point

Our meeting point is the main entrance of the Hamburg town hall (have a look for the yellow umbrella) (Google Maps).


Participation in tours which are promoted by „Hamburg Free Walking Tours“ is on a purely voluntary basis. Neither „Hamburg Free Walking Tours“ nor the self-employed freelance guides who are the providers of the tours promoted by „Hamburg Free Walking Tours“, will be held responsible in any way for injuries to body or property incurred during tours. The tour guides reserve the right to deny participation in any tour, to any person, for any reason. Thank you for your understanding.

RTG Touristik
Glasbläserhöfe 5b
21035 Hamburg
+ 49 (0)40 232 050 49
(German landline)