Essential Hamburg Combo: Hop-on Hop-off Tour, Cruise and Lake Alster

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Essential Hamburg Combo: Hop-on Hop-off Tour, Cruise and Lake Alster information and booking

3 days
Departs from
Make sure that you first present your voucher to the bus driver. The driver will collect the voucher and you will receive a ticket, also for the cruise. Hop-on hop-off tour departs from the port, St. Pauli landing piers 1-2 and the main train station in Kirchenallee Harbor cruise departs from St Pauli port landing pier 1 or 4 Lake Alster Cruise departs from Jungfernstieg in central Hamburg Tickets are valid for three calendar days
Returns to
You may disembark at any of the available stops
Time of departure
Hamburg Hop-on Hop-off Tour:April - October:9:30am to 5pm, every 30 minutes(weekdays)9:30am to 5:10pm, every 20 minutes (weekends) from main train station, 9:20am to 5pm, every 20 minutes from St Pauli landing piersNovember - March:10am to 4pm, every hour (weekdays)9:30am to 4pm, every 30 minutes (weekends)Harbor Cruise:April - October: 12pm (English commentary)November - March: 11am to 4pm (German commentary only)Lake Alster Cruise:April to September:10am to 6pm, every 30 minutesOctober:10am, 11am - 4pm every 30 minutes, 5pmNovember - December:10:30am, 12pm, 1:30pm, 3pm, 4pm, 4:30pm, 5:30pm, 6pmJanuary - March:10:30am, 12pm, 1:30pm, 3pm
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Tour description provided by Viator

See the best of Hamburg on an easy and convenient hop-on hop-off tour, including two cruises – a harbor cruise and a panoramic sightseeing cruise on Lake Alster! Set your own itinerary on this perfect do-it-yourself combination tour when in Hamburg. The hop-on hop-off tour allows you to see Hamburg’s top attractions at your own pace aboard a comfortable double-decker bus, while the one-hour harbor cruise and one-hour Lake Alster sightseeing cruise provide great views from the water. See all the major attractions, including St Michael Church, the newly built Hamburg Harbor City and the infamous Reeperbahn red-light district!

What's included

  • 1-day hop-on hop-off tour ticket
  • Live commentary on board (english, german)
  • 1-hour harbor cruise with english commentary (april to october only)
  • 1-hour lake alster cruise with multi-lingual audio-guide
  • A cup of tea in the traditional tea shop of krameramt district

What isn't included

  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Hotel pickup and drop off
  • Entrance fees