City Tour - from the Town Hall to HafenCity Stattreisen Hamburg e.V.
From mercantile pride and disasters: This tour goes from the Gängeviertel and merchants' houses to the canals and warehouses, passing through the cholera epidemic and the great fire.
These stops mark the development of Hamburg as a world port city. Experienced tour guides will also show you typical Hamburg office buildings, Jungfernstieg, the Inner Alster, the ruins of St. Nikolai's church, the former city centre and the historic Deichstrasse.
With historic photographs and anecdotes, it goes right through the heart of the city. You will hear quotes about typical Hamburg residents, see the amazing way human waste was dealt with in the 19th century from today's perspective. century.
The tour ends with a view of one of the biggest construction projects in Europe, the HafenCity.