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Hamburg Harbor Small-Group Cruising Tour

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Cruise along river Elbe in Hamburg and unwind on this intimate sailing experience with your closed ones and see the city's popular landmarks with a professional skipper.


  • If you are someone who loves an intimate setup to experience new things? Then this cruise with professional skippers in Hamburg is something you must not miss.

  • Sail through the beautiful port of Hamburg to the Elbphilharmonie, a concert hall landmark built like a ship, and the historic landmark Landungsbrücken.

  • Cruise along the Elbe to Burchardkei, the city;s largest and oldest container handling facility, and see ongoing dock operations and cargo movement there.

  • Pick your adventure: choose a 2, 4, or 6-hour tour and decide if you start in Hamburg or Wedel. Tailor your journey to your needs!

  • Did you know that Hamburg is called the 'City of Bridges'? It has over 2,500 bridges which makes transport across waterbodies very seamless.


  • Hamburg cruise to/from Hamburg or Webel

  • Boarding on a barge/passenger ship/sailing yacht

  • Small group experience

  • Well-trained professional skipper

  • Life jacket

  • Health/travel insurance

Cancellation policy

These tickets can't be cancelled. However, they can be rescheduled up to 72 hours before the experience begins.

Be it a romantic proposal or an intimate birthday party, this unique experience is perfect for it! The cruise going from and to Hamburg is for those who have limited time on their hands and yet want to explore the city. Sail along the river Elbe is perfect for a price-conscious and time-saving traveler.

Going with the "flow" in Hamburg

Hamburg is surrounded by different ports and attractive landmarks that you can spot as you sail on this yacht. Sail on the river Elbe and pass through the world-renowned concert hall of Elbphilharmonie, an unmissable glass structure in the shape of a ship. You will also pass Landungsbrücken, a waterfront promenade while on the route. The cruise has a well-trained professional skipper to fill you in with details of these landmarks along with being thoroughly entertaining through the sailing. This cruise goes right up to Burchardkei, where you can see huge containers and cargo at the dock, given that it is the oldest and largest container handling hub.

The cruise also has a variety of drinks that you can try out if you like. The entire experience is the perfect way to see Hamburg in the shortest possible way, without missing out the significant attractions.

Sites you may spot along the way

  • Port of Hamburg

  • Elbphilharmonie concert hall

  • Museumshafen Oevelgonne

  • Neumuhlen

  • Elbe Beach

  • Elbchaussee

  • Alter Schwede

  • Finkenwerder Norderdeich

  • Blankenese

What to bring

  • Bring along clean sports shoes and weather-appropriate clothing.

  • Carry your sunglasses and sunscreen.

  • Dress snugly in warm layers as you may experience a chilly twist in the weather.

What's not allowed

  • Nobody likes a crowd. A single group for this experience has a maximum of 12 people.


  • This experience is not wheelchair accessible.

Additional information

  • It is recommended to eat before your sailing trip.

  • Non-alcoholic cool drinks, beer, and Prosecco are available on board for little money.

  • Automatic life jackets are provided on board for free.

  • Your voucher will be emailed to you instantly.

  • Display the voucher on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID at the meeting point.

  • Please arrive at the meeting point 15 mins before the scheduled time of your tour to avoid any delays.

Meeting point

  • Please check your final voucher for the meeting point details and specific instructions.
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