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Hamburg in Autumn

Hamburg shines in a thousand colors

As the leaves gradually change colors and a pleasant chill fills the air, Hamburg's many cultural venues reveal their new programs: autumn brings a colorful array of cultural events, exhibitions and performances. From renowned theaters and concert halls to inspiring museums and urban creative venues - Hamburg has plenty of variety and inspiration in store during the golden season. The city glows in colorful autumn colors, the cafés enchant with cozy hours and a walk around the Alster clears the heads.

Tea Time on cold days

On the rainy days in Hambrug there is only one thing that helps: wait and see and drink tea. The cold wetness is quickly forgotten in the cosy tea rooms in Hamburg.

Tea Time on cold days
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Enter the sea of colors 10 colorful autumn walks through Hamburg

The golden season covers Hamburg in a bright and sparkling light. We just can't get enough of the colorful autumn. When the first leaves turn color, it's the perfect time for extensive autumn walks. We show you Hamburg's most beautiful places for…

10 colorful autumn walks through Hamburg
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Top 5 Farms for fruit harvesting in Hamburg

Fruit and vegetable farms in the surrounding area of Hamburg invite you to harvest. The season promises fun for the whole family. Registration, previous knowledge or utensils are not necessary. We show you where you can harvest fresh fruit and…

Farms for fruit harvesting in Hamburg
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Not just for rainy days Hamburg's culture in autumn

Autumn is ideal for discovering culture: exhibitions and performances await you in theatres and museums.

Hamburg's culture in autumn

"Nowhere does the sky shine as beautifully gray as in Hamburg".

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Rain in Hamburg is no reason to stay inside Hamburg in mucky weather

Rain in Hamburg is no reason to cancel your trip. Our rainy weather tips promise dry-footed discoveries.

Hamburg in mucky weather
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Moments of relaxation Cosy cafés


Discover comfortable, relaxed cafés in Hamburg where you can definitely find something to enjoy!

Cosy cafés
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Wellness for body and senses Hot spas and thermal springs


Just indulge your body & soul for once, enjoy peace and quiet and forget about everything with a relaxing massage. In a calm and warm atmosphere,…

Hot spas and thermal springs
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Endless shopping Hamburg's Best Shopping Centres


Hamburg is home to many shopping centres. The large ones offer much more than just shopping opportunities and restaurants.

Hamburg's Best Shopping Centres
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Can you find the solution? Escape Games in Hamburg


A team, a room, and 60 minutes - these are the rules of the new trend known as Escape Games.

Escape Games in Hamburg
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Food scene in Hamburg trendy restaurants


Whether it's a quick snack for in between, a romantic get-together for two or a relaxed evening with friends: From classic Hamburg specialities to…

trendy restaurants

DO NOT MISS THIS! Trip- and activity offers to hamburg in autumn

Ob Kultur, maritime Erlebnisse, Sightseeing oder einfach nur Entspannung - wir bieten Ihnen die Möglichkeit, Ihren Urlaub in Hamburg ganz individuell zu gestalten. Wählen Sie eines unserer Rundum-Sorglos-Reisepakete oder buchen Sie Ihr Lieblingshotel und kombinieren Sie Erlebnisse ganz nach Ihrem persönlichen Geschmack.

Unsere Hamburg-Expertinnen und Experten stehen Ihnen gerne bei der Planung unter +49 (0) 40 300 51 701 zur Verfügung.

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Hamburg travel including train 4 Days including hotel and arrival

  • overnight stay in hotel, with breakfast and return journey with DB
  • special prices in 1st class
  • Hamburg CARD (3 Days) – ticket worth 31.90€
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4-day hotel package savings offer 3 nights for the price of 2

  • 3 overnight stays in selected hotels
  • including breakfast
  • Hamburg CARD (3 Days) – ticket worth 31.90€
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Package: InterCityExpress to the Miniatur Wunderland Certainly not to be topped: our top attraction

  • overnight stay in hotel, with breakfast with all hygiene standards
  • Return journey with Deutsche Bahn including seat reservation depends on availibility
  • Flexible and relaxed with the VIP ticket to the Miniatur Wunderland (no queing)
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Exhibition at the Bucerius Kunst Forum Art and Travel

  • overnight stay in a hotel, with breakfast
  • entrance ticket for the exhibition in the Bucerius Kunst Forum
  • Hamburg CARD (3 Days) – ticket worth 31.90€
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DISCOVER CULTURAL TREASURES Cultural enjoyment between the Elbphilharmonie and the Art Mile

Cultural autumn magic in Hamburg: Discover a variety of events, exhibitions and performances when the weather outside is no longer so inviting.

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Artistic highlights Art & Exhibitions

A visit to one of Hamburg’s museums involves rare old pieces on display in our magnificent buildings, but you’ll also find a number of smaller,…

Art & Exhibitions
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Cinemas in Hamburg

Whether you are looking for a little time out with great pictures or want to learn something from the lives of people you would never meet in reality…

Cinemas in Hamburg
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Event tips Theatre & Drama

Germany's most reknowned stages and any number of concerts ensure a full evening programme every day of the year.

Theatre & Drama
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Hamburg's landmark on the Waterfront Elbphilharmonie

In building the Elbphilharmonie, Hamburg certainly put itself on the map! Our concert hall, with its impressive glass wave architecture and interior…

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Breathtaking memories Hamburg Adventures A-Z

Hamburg offers more than museums: We show all of Hamburg's adventure worlds from A to Z.

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Autumn highlights in Hamburg

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The experiences in Hamburg are as colorful as the autumn. Hamburg offers a variety of eventful activities and events. Discover numerous directly bookable experiences that you can enjoy in the autumnal atmosphere of the city.


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Kunstmeile: 3-day ticket

  • Historical and modern Art
  • Perfect location between Alster & Elbe
  • Everything reachable by foot
  • Six renowned art institutions
Kunstmeile: 3-day ticket
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Admission to the CHOCOVERSUM

  • From cocoa tree to the chocolate bar
  • Creating your own chocolate bar
  • Tasting of every production step!
Admission to the CHOCOVERSUM
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from 25.00 €*
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Admission to the "BallinStadt" emigrant museum

  • Exciting im- & emigration history
  • 4 epochs interesting presented
  • Free Family Research Area
  • Interactive game "Simmigrant"
Admission to the "BallinStadt" emigrant museum
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from 13.90 €*
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Admission to the Bucerius Art Forum

  • Always changing exhibitions
  • Works from antiquity to the present
  • All aspects of the fine arts
Admission to the Bucerius Art Forum
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from 6.00 €*
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Admission to the International Maritime Museum

  • 3000 years of seafaring history
  • Over 40,000 miniature models
  • Queen Mary 2 out of a million Legos
  • Real ship simulator
Admission to the International Maritime Museum
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from 17.00 €*
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Admission to the Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe

  • important house for design in Germany
  • Collection ranges from antiquity to the present
  • House for discourses and current issues of the time
Admission to the Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe
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What to do during bad weather? Rainy Hamburg

The next time you visit Hamburg and rainclouds are forming in the sky, you can look forward to any number of exciting and relaxing activities you won't be able to resist. Especially when it's rainy.

Rainy Hamburg
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Every season. Unique. Beautiful Hamburg all year round

Between the Alster and Elbe, surrounded by green and in the middle of the vibrant city, you can experience much the whole year round. Discover our tips for the four best seasons that Hamburg has to offer.

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