XXL harbour boat trip
Two hours between Speicherstadt and container port
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What would a city trip to Hamburg be without a Harbour boat trip through the Port of Hamburg?
Nowhere else collide to one another modernity and history such as the Port of Hamburg with its many facets. The "Gateway to the World" is waiting for you!
Be close to the action with our traditional barges: A barge tour through the port of Hamburg allows you, thanks to the small maneuverable ships, to look at all the highlights up close. Once chugging through the Speicherstadt, explore the jetties at the Elbphilharmonie over, turn in the container port - and drive amazement along the huge container sheepskin. A barge trip makes it possible! In summer, the ships are open, clodes and warm in winter, a toilet is available.
XXL harbour tour
- Barkasse/barge: be close to the action
- Passenger ships: large outdoor decks and elegant comfortable interior incl. a nice bistro
- Daily departures approx. every 45 minutes
- Duration of the whole tour: one hour
- Live comments by our captains
- HanseCARD included: more than 30 discounts and special goodies in Hamburgs best bars, shops, clubs and restaurants wait for you!
Or take one of our big passenger ships: With the Panoramic tour ships you can have an excellent view of the port and container ships from more comfortable decks. This is especially cozy to: In good weather you use the large sun deck, otherwise the comfortable and elegant interiors held with large panoramic windows. How about a cup of coffee or about to eat at the Bistro-Bar? Again, sanitary facilities available.
All harbor cruises are live moderated by the captains, so that yoou learn in a fun and entertaining way many new things about the Port of Hamburg. Subject to the tides and on a daily basis you will experience the Highlights as HafenCity, Speicherstadt, the Cruise Terminal, the huge dry docks of B & V or the fish market from the water. Excitement and entertainment are guaranteed!
Where do the trips start?
All tours start at the St. Pauli Landungsbrücken (S-Bahn lines S1 and S3, metro U3). All ships depart between bridge 1 and 6, accurate information is available on your ticket.
When are the departure times?
The two-hour XXL harbor cruises start every day at 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m., Friday & Saturday also around 5:00 p.m.. The exact times you refer to your ticket.
Where is a good parking location?
The parking possibilities right at the Landungsbrücken are limited, so we recommend that you arrive by public transport. In the parking garage of the St. Michaelis church there are often found free places, the walk to the pier is within walking distance.
How can I tell the ship for my harbor tour?
You will find the detailled information including a map on your ticket.
Can I bring my dog?
Taking a dog with you is possible on all passenger ships.
Are the tickets bound to a fixed date or time?
No, your tickets can be used no matter what time or time you choose. You are completely flexible as to date and time and choose freely when to make your harbour boat tour.
Should the tickets be printed?
Yes. Although you receive your tickets by e-mail immediately after booking, please print your tickets in order to give them to the staff uppon arrival. If you happen to have no printer available, simply forward the e-mail with your tickets either to your hotel reception, or to a nearby internet café.