See the best of Hamburg while you’re in port on an easy and convenient hop-on hop-off sightseeing tour including a harbor cruise! The perfect do-it-yourself combination shore excursion 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 Elbe River cruise provides 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!
- Excellent value for money
- Flexibility to customize your itinerary to your own preferences
- Comprehensive tour by bus/coach
Set your own itinerary and explore Hamburg at your own pace when you’re in port on this convenient shore excursion. The hop-on hop-off bus tour allows you to simply hop off at the stop you want and return to any stop to continue your tour! Board one of the red double-decker buses at the St Pauli port landing piers, and begin your sightseeing adventure, hopping off at Town Hall Square, the main train station or at any other stop on the route. Your ticket is valid for the whole day.
Then, get another perspective of Hamburg on your included one-hour harbor sightseeing cruise with English or German commentary. The boat leaves from the landing piers of the Hamburg port. Cruise along Hamburg's impressive container ship terminals and the picturesque warehouse district in the heart of town to Hamburg's Harbour City, one of Europe's biggest urban development projects with the new concert hall, Elbphilharmonie, built on the roof of a storehouse. Sit back and relax while you enjoy these architectural highlights of Hamburg.
See the Itinerary section below for a list of hop-on hop-off tour stops.
This excursion is located within a 10-minute walk to the St Pauli cruise port, so you determine the time you return to your ship in Hamburg. Please allow yourself ample time to enjoy the excursion and ensure your timely return to the port. This excursion is not covered by our worry-free policy.
Hamburg Shore Excursion: Hop-on Hop-off Tour with Hamburg Harbor Cruise
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- 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.
- Bus tour departs from the port, St. Pauli landing piers 1-2 and the main train station in Kirchenallee
- Cruise departs from St Pauli port landing pier 1 or 4
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)
April - October: 12pm only (English commentary)
Return Details:You may disembark at any of the available stops
Click the link below to check pricing & availability on your preferred travel date. Our pricing is constantly updated to ensure you always receive the lowest price possible.
Hamburg Shore Excursion: Hop-on Hop-off Tour with Cruise Harbor
- 1-day hop-on hop-off tour ticket
- Live commentary on board (English, German)
- 1-hour harbor cruise with English commentary at 12pm (April to October)
- Gratuities (optional)
- Port pickup and drop-off
- Entrance fees
- This excursion is not covered by our worry-free policy
- Confirmation for this tour will be received at time of booking
- Children between 0-14 years are free on the bus tour if accompanied by an adult. A child ticket for the harbor cruise can be purchased directly from the shipping company.
Hop On Off Tour Stops - Departure port landing piers
- Port landing piers 1-2
- Auf dem Sande - Hamburg Dungeon
- Shanghaiallee - Maritime Museum
- Tube stop Steinstrasse
- Spitalerstrasse/Monckebergstrasse - Shopping mile
- Main train station - Kirchenallee
- Holzdamm - Hotel Atlantik
- Fonteney - Hotel Intercontinental
- Moorweidenstrasse - Hotel Elysee
- Marseiller Strabe - Hotel SAS Plaza
- Bei den Kirchenhofen
- Dammtorstrasse - Hotel Oper
- Esplanade - Hotel Baseler Hof
- Neuer Jungfernstieg - Hotel Four Seasons
- Town hall square
- Rodingsmarkt - Hotel Steigenberger
- St Michaelis Church
- Seewartenstrasse - Hotel Hafen Hamburg
- St. Pauli Fishmarket
- Port landing piers 1-2
You must present a paper voucher for this tour. We will email a link to access and print your voucher at the Lead Travelers email address. What's this?
Local Operator Information:
Complete Operator information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, are included on your Confirmation Voucher. Our Product Managers select only the most experienced and reliable operators in each destination, removing the guesswork for you, and ensuring your peace of mind.
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