Hamburg Free Tour

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Hamburg Free Tour

The best-rated Hamburg Free Walking Tour

Daily Tours

2 h Hamburg Free Walking Tour

Hamburg is one of the most fascinating cities in Germany. Recognizable by its maritime environment, Hamburg has more bridges than any other city in the world and more canals than Amsterdam and Venice combined.

The Hamburg Free Tour starts everyday in front of the Town Hall. On this 2 hours Free Walking Tour, your guide will show you the most captivating and beautiful spots of Hamburg's Old Town.


Every day at 11 am


Town Hall Square (Rathausmarkt)

What’s included?

English-speaking guide

What's the price?

Pay-what-you wish walking tour

Hamburg street from an Old Town's window
Hamburg's canal
Iconic building of Hamburg
Tour Description

Surrounded by two lakes and crossed by three rivers: Elba, Alster and Blle, Hamburg’s entire history revolves around the water. Its port has been for centuries the most important port of Central Europe and its narrow canals, called fleete, are one of the city landmarks.

The Hamburg Free Tour starts everyday in front of the impressive Town Hall and ends in HafenCity, from where you will find a short walk back to the start point. Your Tour Guide will be more than happy to give you directions wherever you need to go.

The impresive Hamburg City Hall
Hamburg's medieval Church of St Peter
Deichstrasse, the oldest street in the Altstadt of Hamburg
The Trostbrücke bridge
The Elbphilharmonie
The WWII bombing of Hamburg that destroyed the city
St Nicholas Church, the second tallest structure in the city
The riverbanks of HafenCity
... and much more!

To ensure the highest quality of our Free Tours, groups of more than 6 people should book a Private Tour.

If you are arranging a booking for a School Group, please book a Private Tour.

This will allow us to give you a more personalized experience. Thanks for your understanding!

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Meeting Point

The Hamburg Free Tour starts every day at 11 am in Town Hall Square (Rathausmarkt), in front of Hamburg's Town Hall main entrance.

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About our Free Tours

Hamburg Free Tour runs informative and historical walking tours around the Old Town. Each tour guide has their own favourite tracks to follow but culture, entertainment and lifestyle are all on the route at our Hamburg Free Tours.

Original, amusing and enlightening, this relaxed Free Tour will help you to explore the most interesting parts of the unique Hamburg’s Old Town.

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