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831th Hamburg Port Anniversary 2020

8th TO 10th MAY 2020 These are the highlights of the 831th HAMBURG PORT ANNIVERSARY 2020!

Here, you'll find all the important information and dates on the world's largest harbour festival. From May 8 to 10, 2020, the harbour will be transformed into a colourful and exciting street festival in honour of the birth of the Port of Hamburg. Be there when the harbour birthday is traditionally opened with the big entrance parade and the tugboat ballet on the Elbe. On the Bunte Hafenmeile you can stroll and feast; like every year the big AIDA fireworks take place on Saturday evening at the Landungsbrücken! The 831th HARBOUR BIRTHDAY HAMBURG 2020 is a very special highlight in Hamburg that you should not miss.

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May 8 to 10, 2020 Bunte Hafenmeile

Between Landungsbrücken and Baumwall, a colourful hustle and bustle awaits you again this year as part of the harbour birthday celebrations. The Bunte Hafenmeile offers musical stage acts, delicious food and colourful rides.

Bunte Hafenmeile
© Hauptkirche St. Michaelis / Peter Vette

May 8, 2020 International Ecumenical Service

Every year the HAMBURG PORT ANNIVERSARY is traditionally opened by an international ecumenical service in the main church of St. Michaelis.

International Ecumenical Service
© Hamburg Messe und Congress / Nicolas Maack

May 8, 2020 The Tall Ship Parade on Friday

Every year, the big entrance parade is the beginning of the biggest harbour festival in the world, the HAMBURG PORT ANNIVERSARY. More than 300 ships sail along the Elbe towards the harbour. An impressive spectacle for young and old sailors.

The Tall Ship Parade on Friday
© Kai-Uwe Gundlach

May 9, 2019 AIDA fireworks

The Big AIDA Fireworks are a real highlight of the HAMBURG PORT ANNIVERSARY. Watching the fireworks from the right spot somewhere along the Elbe with the most breathtaking and fascinating view is surely an experience to remember.

AIDA fireworks
© Andreas Vallbracht

May 9, 2020 The Tugboat Ballet

The tugboat ballet at the HAMBURG PORT ANNIVERASRY is a unique and impressive show.

The Tugboat Ballet
© Hamburg Messe und Congress / Michael Zapf

May 10, 2020 The Tall Ship Parade on Sunday

Even the biggest harbour festival in the world comes to an end. The closing event of the HAMBURG PORT ANNIVERSARY is the big sailing parade on the Elbe. The numerous ships then bid farewell to the port of Hamburg.

The Tall Ship Parade on Sunday

BOOK NOW Our travel offers for the HAMBURG PORT ANNIVERSARY

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Package: 831th Harbor Anniversary Hamburg on the Hamburger Deern
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831th Harbor Anniversary Hamburg on the Hamburger Deern Biggest Harbor Festival in the World

  • overnight stays in a hotel with breakfast
  • 2-hour boat trip with view on the fireworks
  • Hamburg CARD (3 Days) – ticket worth 27.50 €

 

831th Harbor Anniversary Hamburg on the Hamburger Deern
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Package: 831st Harbor Anniversary Jan Huygen
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831st Harbor Anniversary on the Jan Huygen Biggest Harbor Festival in the World

  • overnight stay in the hotel, with breakfast
  • several hours sailing trip
  • Hamburg CARD (3 days) – ticket worth 27.50€

 

831st Harbor Anniversary on the Jan Huygen
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Package: Hamburg travel including train
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Hamburg travel including train 4 Days including hotel and arrival

  • overnight stay in hotel, with breakfast
  • Return journey with Deutsche Bahn including seat reservation depends on availability
  • Hamburg CARD (3 Days) – ticket worth 27.50€
Hamburg travel including train
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Bus-Hit Hamburg Bus arrival

  • overnight stay in a hotel, with breakfast
  • free bus ride on the routes of FlixBus
  • Hamburg CARD (3 Days) – ticket worth 27.50€
Bus-Hit Hamburg
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CITY AREA PORTRAIT St. Pauli, the Harbour & the Reeperbahn

At Hamburg’s city coast, the Elbe and the harbour, you can just sit down and watch as ships, ferries and tugs pass by and enjoy the strong sea breeze. A few hundred meters away you can experience Hamburg’s world-famous “sinful mile” – the Reeperbahn.

St. Pauli, the Harbour & the Reeperbahn
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Hamburg's water station. Landungsbrücken

The floating dock - called the "Landungsbrücken" (landing stages) – is 700 metres long. Harbour tours and the HADAG steamers to Finkenwerder, Oevelgönne and Blankenese leave from this water "station". Impressive luxury cruisers also dock here from time to time.

Landungsbrücken
Fischmarkt Hamburg
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Every Sunday Fish Market

Every Sunday morning since 1703 Hamburg's most traditional market has been trading in just about anything and everything that isn't nailed down.

Fish Market

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