Hamburg, Germany

Hamburg ‘Runseeing’

Get to know the streets of Hamburg with this tour around the historic city center, harbor areas, and ‘Neustadt’ (more modern section). Start out at Alsterfontäne, the impressive spout in the center of Binnenalster pond. From there, head WEST along Jungfernstieg through Gänsemarkt, an historic theater district which is now a hot shopping area. Continue along Valentinskamp, passing the Laeiszhalle, turn SOUTH down Holstenwall toward St. Pauli, then make your way along Helgoländer Allee towards the wharf to see famous ships like the Rickmer Rickmers. Visit the Hamburg Michel in Park Michelwise, then continue along the water (Johannisbollwerk),  past the Concert Hall and the International Maritime Museum. Head back west through the Warehouse District, then cross over the bridge to see St. Nicholas’s Church and City Hall. Carry on over the Alsterfleet channel pass through Hamburg’s shopping centers back to Alsterfontäne.

Essentials
  • 7.6 km (4.7 miles)
  • 42 meters (139 feet)
  • Jungfernstieg
  • Hamburg Jungfernstieg Train Stop