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Private Walking Tour: Hamburg Old Town
"After meeting your private guide at St Michael's Church (Michaeliskirche) set off on a 2-hour walking tour of Hamburg Altstadt the city’s handsome Old Town and historical epicenter. A former medieval settlement Altstadt is bounded by the harbor and by a string of roads following the line of the old fortifications.Strolling through the quarter imagine what the city looked like before the fires demolitions and devastating bombings of World War II. Today Hamburg Old Town has a new face marked by grandiose buildings
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Private Tour: Speicherstadt and HafenCity Walking Tour in Hamburg
"Meet your private guide at Baumwall Station in the Speicherstadt district which snakes along the waterways of the Hamburg port. Built as a free zone to transfer goods without paying customs this old trading area grew rapidly throughout the 19th and 20th centuries buying and selling everything from carpets to coffee from overseas. Today Speicherstadt is considered the largest warehouse district in the world.Enjoy informative commentary from your guide as you walk through the area and pop into interesting local shops. As you walk ask your guide as many questions about the city and its neighborhoods as you wish; the beauty of a private guide is that the commentary is tailored to your interests. Sample exotic spices in quirky shops visit a traditional oriental carpet store and upgrade (if you wish) to visit the Kaffee-Roesterei coffeehouse to try some of the world's most expensive and sought-after coffee varieties
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Hamburg Red Light District Introductory Walking Tour
"Meet your guide near central Hamburg’s St Pauli district as dusk settles over the city then head through the busy streets on your 1.5-hour walking tour. Nestled on the right bank of the Elbe River St Pauli has a rich history and a reputation for raucous partying. During your tour explore colorful streets such as Davidstraße and the bustling Herbertstraße and take in top city attractions including the Schmidt Tivoli and St Pauli Theater. Soak up the lively atmosphere in busy squares such as Hans Albers Platz — where live music is played each weekend — and see where The Beatles started their career in 1960 learn what St Pauli is all about — the friendly side and the seedier side — and find out what makes this vibrant neighborhood tick. Stroll down the Reeperbahn home to famous strip clubs like Dollhouse and Susi’s Show Bar
From EUR18.00

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Fish Market

This famous event requires setting your alarm clock to a very early hour. Every Sunday morning the market takes place on the quay of Altona. It begins at 5 a.m., if you come at 7 a.m. you are already...
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Feb 11, 2016

Don't miss this crazy market

If you are in town on a Saturday morning, be sure to stop by the fishmarket where you can shop, drink and listen to bands. It is a great market experience that is held both indoors and outdoors, has a...
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Oct 10, 2007


After 3 hours sleep on Friday night and a whole day exploring Lubeck on Friday and Bremen on Saturday, we were rather exhausted by Sunday morning. However, having read great things about the...
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Mar 15, 2007

Hamburg's unique fish market

Every Sunday morning, an unusal ritual unfolds along the banks of the Elbe, south of the Reeperbahn. A fleet of small trucks roars onto the cobbled pavement. Hearty types emerge from the driver's...
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Dec 28, 2006


Thank you VT! Knowing full well that Germany is a very closed country on Sundays, I threw out a question on what to do with ourselves during a Sunday morning. Instantly came the reply; Fischmarkt. So...
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Apr 25, 2006


Early Sunday morning is the time to visit here, between 6 and 10 is when the action takes place! Traders selling their wares, not just fish, just about anything is on offer. There is a band playing in...
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Mar 30, 2006

Get some fresh fish and party in the morning:)

Hamburg is known amongst young people for its nightlife.Numerous clubs and bars line whole streets in the downtown area and parties often spill over into the daylight hours. This leaves a large group...
Mar 16, 2006

It's the FISHMARKET, Baby!!!!

FISHMARKET!!!! Do I have to say more. It's wold famous. It's happening every sunday from 5 am to 11 am. You better be there early. We wanted to be there at 5am, but we didn't make it. We arrived at...
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Aug 25, 2005

Early Start/Late Night, It's the Fischmarkt!!!

Unmissable experience this one, unique.We went along at about 05.30am to be confronted by masses of people milling about a huge continental market with literally hundreds of stalls, selling all kinds...
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May 11, 2005

Going to see the Fish......

Well this is a perfect activity for those early Sunday mornings... or late Saturday nights. I haven't been to the market since 2003 so my Memory is a little foggy. I seem to remember some food, lots o...
Mar 10, 2005

Sunday morning outing.

The fish market held on a Sunday morning must be high on visitors lists of things to do.The actual produce markets are very good (fish naturally being the speciality, although there is a lot of fuit...
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Jan 18, 2005

Gotta love Abba in Hamburg!!

If you are in Hamburg over the weekend then you simply must swing by the fishmarkt on a Sunday morning. It is Hamburg's most traditional open air market and the oldest, dating back to 1703. We arrived...
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Oct 15, 2004
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Things to Do Near Fischmarkt

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Cap San Diego

On the river front near Landungsbrucken you can find the old world cargo ship Cap San Diego moored on the Elbe (assuming it's not gone on one of its rare world tours). It used to be a wreck, a run...
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One of the most interesting places worth visiting in Hamburg is the St. Michaelis Church near the city center, a location which serves almost as a flagship area for an array of Hamburg churches of...
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Miniatur Wunderland

The Miniature Wunderland Two men remembered the fun they had had when playing with their toy trains, and they decided to open a huge toy train miniature world. It turned out to be a total success...
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The tunnel underneath the port connects St Pauli Landungsbrücken with the central area of the port on the southern side of the Elbe. The tunnel is accessible for cars, cyclists and pedestrians. Cars...
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City Hall - Rathaus

Built in 1887, the neo-renaissaince town hall with its distinctive copper roof is both seat of the ""Bürgerschaft" (local city parliament) and the "Senat" ("state parliament"), as Hamburg is not only...
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The Jungfernstieg is a street in the center of Hamburg on the south bank of the lake called the Binnenalster. The funny name of this street comes from the word Jungfer, which is an old-fashioned word...
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