Binnenalster im Sommer
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Adventure, leisure & sports in Hamburg

Boredom? You'll hardly ever hear that word in Hamburg.

No matter whether the sky is bright blue or it's drizzling, Hamburg always offers great recreational activities! Whether you are a sporting ace, artist, water lover or gourmet - there's something for everyone here! If you prefer a classic sport like golf or want to try something new (how about paintball?), Hamburg's range of sports is broad. Numerous workshops and seminars can help get your creative juices flowing, and if you simply want to relax, we recommend Hamburg's wellness offers. Whatever you're looking for, Hamburg's leisure facilities offer the right activity for you! Sports lovers and action fans will almost have too much choice - between various water sports activities on the Alster or fun & action at paintball. There are also no limits to letting loose your creativity: train your vocal chords in one of Hamburg's choirs, become a three-star cook in a cooking course or work on a cool project in one of Hamburg's Co-Working Spaces. There's also something for young Hamburg fans - discover Hamburg's leisure tips for families!

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Must Sees, Activity, Mysterious Places Hamburg Adventures

Hamburg, Germany’s very own maritime metropolis, offers its visitors a fantastic stay, featuring some of the most famous, most exciting and craziest experiences imaginable.

Hamburg Adventures
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Swim. Relax. Invigorate body and mind. Pools & Wellness

Let's cool down in the water! Both in summer and winter, a visit to Hamburg's baths is always worthwhile. Water sports & swimming are healthy for the body and a welcome change from everyday life. For those who prefer to relax, we show you the best…

Pools & Wellness
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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 - the cinema offers both. There are cinemas and movie theaters in many corners of the city that can…

Cinemas in Hamburg

Our leisure tips for the whole year

It's summer in the Hanseatic city? In addition to the many events and festivals, the best places on the waterfront invite you to linger. Wait, it's freezing? No problem - the best Christmas markets and ice rinks are already waiting! And you can even enjoy Hamburg in the rain: just unpack your rubber boots and go to the bookstore around the corner. Here are our tips for leisure time in Hamburg!

Hamburg in Spring

Spring in Hamburg
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Hamburg in Spring
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Hamburg im Herbst
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Hamburg on your own! Routes & Tours

Whether you go by bike or on foot, accompanied by Nordic delicacies such as the legendary fish sandwich or go on a classic exploration trip of the top sights of the Hanseatic City: shopping enthusiasts and friends of the art of brewing will get their money's worth just as much as lovers of the maritime. There is a suitable tour through Hamburg for everyone!

Routes & Tours
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Events in Hamburg and the metropolitan region. Events Calendar

With our events calendar, you'll never miss any of Hamburg's numerous events again. You can search based on a specific time frame or according to category.

Events Calendar
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(W)Hole-in-one Hamburg Golf Region

The Hamburg region is a paradise for golfers that offers the perfect combination of city excursion and active holiday. In addition to the Elbphilharmonie, harbour and club scene, the Hamburg golf region has over 68 golf courses.

Hamburg Golf Region

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