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Explorer Tour


  • One harbour-tour and one Alster-tour
  • Choose of ship
  • Day ticket for the red double decker
  • Combinable freely on up to 3 days

Visitors who want to get to know Hamburg properly have got to take to the water at some point. This is why the Discovery Tour ticket includes tours of the harbour and the Alster lake as well as a standard sightseeing tour. You can combine these three tours in any way you like over a period of up to three days. A day pass for the red double-decker buses allows you to hop on and off at the 29 stops along the route of the sightseeing tour for a whole calendar day.

  • Departure and opening hours

    Dates Sightseeing tour:
    April - October 2021: daily 9.30 a.m. – 5 p.m. every 30 minutes
    November 2021 - March 2022: daily 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. every hour 

    Dates harbour boat trips:
    English guided harbour boat trips on the Elbe take place from April to October 2021 at 12 p.m. and 2 p.m. daily.
    No English guided harbor boat trips between November 2021 and March 2022

    Dates Alster boat trips:
    01 April -30 September 2021: daily, every half hour from 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. 
    01 October - 29 October 2021: daily, every half hour from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. ; 5 p.m.
    30 October 2021 - 30 March 2022: Daily, 10.30 a.m., 12 p.m., 1.30 p.m., 3 p.m.

  • Duration
    approx. 5 hours. The journeys can be divided up for up to three days
  • Venue/Meeting point
    Hauptbahnhof/Kirchenallee, 20099 Hamburg &  Landungsbrücken 1-2, 20359 Hamburg & Alsteranleger Jungfernstieg, 20354 Hamburg
  • Price information
    Adults: from 44.00 €
    Children from 6 to 14 years: 26.00 €
    Children from 0 to 5 years: for free

Please note

  • moderation of the city tour takes place via audio guide
  • boarding city tour: approx 20min before departure
  • In the case of ice drift on the Elbe or Alsterlake the price is refunded proportionately in the course of the sightseeing tour.
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