Historical canal tour

Hamburg harbour – past and present: discover the history of one of Europe's largest ports. Climb aboard a modern harbour launch and explore the origins of this fascinating international port. Visit the canals in the city centre, sail through two locks to the oldest bridges, the town hall, the historical warehouse district and parts of the harbour.

More information and dates:


1 Apr-31 Oct:
Daily 10:30 a.m., 1:15 p.m. and 4:00 p.m.

1 Nov-31 Dec 2017  + 1 Mar-31 Mar 2018:
Sat + Sun 10:30 a.m. and 1.15 p.m.


two hours

Children's rates:

Children aged 3 years and under free, children aged 4 to 18 years pay €12.00

Service provider:

Barkassen-Centrale Ehlers GmbH

Departs from:

Vorsetzen jetty (by the red Feuerschiff floating restaurant),
U3 underground line to 'Baumwall'