Recent Searches
Clear

Top Hamburg Historical Tours

Saved to wishlist!
Dates
Select Dates
Cultural Tours
Cultural Tours
City Tours
City Tours
Private and Luxury
Private and Luxury
Architecture Tours
Architecture Tours
Walking Tours
Walking Tours
Private Sightseeing Tours
Private Sightseeing Tours
Markets
Markets
Half-day Tours
Half-day Tours
Adventure Tours
Adventure Tours
Audio Guides
Audio Guides
Ports of Call Tours
Ports of Call Tours
Bike Tours
Bike Tours
Full-day Tours
Full-day Tours
Food Tours
Food Tours
Sightseeing Tours
Sightseeing Tours
Day Trips
Day Trips
Car Tours
Car Tours
Water Tours
Water Tours
Sightseeing Cruises
Sightseeing Cruises
E-Bike Tours
When are you traveling?
Select Dates
Popular
Search experiences that may have limited interaction with crowds.
Search experiences with increased health and safety practices.
Search tours and activities you can do from home.

You are viewing Virtual Experiences in Hamburg. See more Virtual Experiences around the globe. 🌎

Price
$0
$500+
Duration
Time of Day
RatingClear
Specials

59 results | All Hamburg Tours

Sort by: Featured

Discover Hamburg Walking Tour

Discover Hamburg Walking Tour

star-5
50
As one of Europe’s largest and most important port cities, Hamburg has a fascinating history and a rich maritime heritage. On this tour, discover exactly what sets the city apart, admiring landmarks such as the UNESCO-listed Speicherstadt, the Nikolai Church, and the Elbphilharomie; and hearing tales about Hamburg’s history, from Hanseatic trade deals to WWII bombing.
More
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$22.98
From
$22.98

Hamburg Reeperbahn Small-Group Walking Tour

Hamburg Reeperbahn Small-Group Walking Tour

star-5
159
Explore one of Hamburg’s most celebrated and sordid districts when you go on a nighttime tour of the Reeperbahn. The city’s infamous red-light district, and now also home to popular bars, clubs, and other nightlife destinations, the Reeperbahn comes alive after dark. Pick between two evening departure times and set off. You’ll see the Beatles-Platz, Hans-Albers-Platz, the seedy Herbertstraße, and other famed local landmarks. As you go, learn about the characters who have frequented the area, and discover its unique history.
More
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$26.43
From
$26.43

Private Tour Guide Hamburg with a Local: Kickstart your Trip, Personalized ★★★★★

Private Tour Guide Hamburg with a Local: Kickstart your Trip, Personalized ★★★★★

star-5
2
You’ll join one of our local Hamburg hosts to explore this maritime port city, seeing as many of its famous attractions as you can while finding some time to experience a bit of local livin’ too. Can you see yourself exploring sites like Miniataur Wunderland, Speicherstadt and Heide Park before venturing to a local market or lush park that only insiders know about? We can! Within 24 hours after booking you'll receive a short questionnaire about your personality and interests. Based on your responses, you'll be assigned a like-minded host. Your host will communicate with you directly to suggest an itinerary to help you discover what makes the city unique. You will also agree on a meeting time and place. Your itinerary is flexible, so during the experience, you can always change your mind about what you want to do.
More
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$80.77
Price varies by group size
From
$80.77
Price varies by group size

Private Small-Group Hamburg City Tour with a Luxury Vehicle

Private Small-Group Hamburg City Tour with a Luxury Vehicle

star-5
89
Experience the very best of Hamburg with a 3-hour, private tour of the city in a luxurious vehicle that accommodates up to four people. Enjoy the flexibility to visit the sites that interest you most, and create the perfect itinerary, from historic neighborhoods and churches to the city’s bustling markets, WWII sites and infamous red light district. With refreshments on board, a professional driver and door-to-door service, you’ll see Hamburg at your own pace, in perfect comfort and style.
More
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$231.42
per group
From
$231.42
per group

Hamburg Small-Group Sunset Sailing Cruise on Lake Alster

Hamburg Small-Group Sunset Sailing Cruise on Lake Alster

star-5
45
Explore the city of Hamburg, Germany with a 1-hour, small-group sunset cruise along the Alster. Enjoy a panoramic view of Hamburg from the lake, a right tributary of the Elbe River. See green parks, plenty of old buildings, some of the biggest churches in Hamburg, plus Alster fountain and the Elbphilharmonie, a new concert hall in the HafenCity quarter, in the distance. Relax, enjoy a refreshing beverage on board and admire the scenic view.
More
  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
From
$40.21
From
$40.21

English guided Tour of the

English guided Tour of the "Sinful Mile" Reeperbahn and Red Light District

star-4
4
Experience the fascinating Hamburg Reeperbahn with a professional local guide. Discover one of Europe's most famous neighborhoods on this two-hour tour. Our local guide will take you through the streets and alleyways of the red light district. You will be able to get exclusive insights of the milieu and what Hamburg's most controversial district has to offer. Discover exciting and creepy stories like of the serial killer Fritz Honka who was the most wanted man in Hamburg’s criminal history. You will also see the cult bar "zur Ritze", where the Klitschko brothers also trained. More exciting places like Herbertstraße, the famous police station “Davidswache” and the “Beatles-Platz” will await you! A unique experience and an evening that will be remembered for a long time.
More
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$33.32
From
$33.32

Lübeck Day Trip From Hamburg By Train With Private Guide And Lunch

Lübeck Day Trip From Hamburg By Train With Private Guide And Lunch

star-4.5
4
The Hanseatic city of Lübeck is a UNESCO World Heritage site, known for its medieval monuments and Gothic architecture. On this tour, take in all the highlights on a day trip from Hamburg and travel by train—just a 45-minute journey. On arrival, get to know the city with a private guide and enjoy a personalized itinerary tailored to your interests. Explore the Old Town on a walking tour, see the Holsten Gate and Lubeck Cathedral, and stop for lunch at a traditional restaurant.
More
  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$263.85
Price varies by group size
From
$263.85
Price varies by group size

Guided Hamburg City Bike Tour

Guided Hamburg City Bike Tour

star-5
283
Pedal your way around the harbour city of Hamburg on this sightseeing bike tour. Glide around the atmospheric St. Pauli district, pass the modern waterfront of the HafenCity and cruise through the Speicherstadt, Hamburg’s famous warehouse district. Jump off along the way to admire architectural landmarks like the Elbphilharmonie concert hall, St. Michael's Church and the Rathaus, and soak up the scenery along the waterfront Jungfernstieg promenade and the Alster Lakes.
More
  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$34.18
From
$34.18

Hamburg Half Day Walking Tour with a Local: 100% Personalized & Private ★★★★★

Hamburg Half Day Walking Tour with a Local: 100% Personalized & Private ★★★★★

star-5
3
Explore Hamburg like a Hamburger with a local guide and enjoy the personal touch of a private tour. Make the most of your time in the city with a custom-made tour, taking in top attractions or little-known landmarks, and receive expert advice on where to go and what to do in Hamburg. Your guide will contact you in advance to discuss your needs and devise the perfect itinerary to suit your preferences.
More
  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$107.70
Price varies by group size
From
$107.70
Price varies by group size

Hamburg CARD
Likely to Sell OutLikely to Sell Out

Hamburg CARD

star-4.5
67
Discover Hamburg from its most beautiful side - and save money at the same time: that is the Hamburg CARD. Enjoy free travel on public transport with your card (Hamburg AB area of the Hamburger Verkehrsverbund, also from and to the airport) and receive additional reduced admission of up to 50% to over 150 attractions and tours, such as B. at the town hall, the Miniatur Wunderland, the Michel as well as various harbor tours and the ATG Alster cruise on the Outer Alster. You can also benefit from great discounts on city tours, city tours, museums and exhibitions as well as theaters and musicals. As a rule, you will already save cash after using one benefit per day! The ticket is valid all day from 00:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m. the following day. You can choose between single tickets and group tickets for a duration of 1 - 5 days. A group ticket is worthwhile for 2 people or more! Welcome to Hamburg
More
  • 1 to 5 days
From
$13.65
From
$13.65

St. Pauli and Port of Hamburg Walking Tour

St. Pauli and Port of Hamburg Walking Tour

star-5
510
Get ready to explore St. Pauli’s world-famous red-light district around Reeperbahn street, as well as the Port of Hamburg on this tour. First explore the Port of Hamburg, and catch sight of the Landungsbrücken (landing stages) and the Soviet submarine B-515 (also known as U-434). From the port, go on a ferry ride through the harbor to St. Pauli. Then take off through St. Pauli, and see sights such as the Beatles-Platz, Hans-Albers-Platz, and walk down Große Freiheit and Herbertstraß.
More
  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$18.38
From
$18.38

The Local Tour of Hamburg Historic Centre

The Local Tour of Hamburg Historic Centre

star-5
320
The price for this tour only includes the registration fee for the reservation. With this tours we wish a fair pay for our performance, at the same time we find it fair that you decide what amount is fair. This motivates us to give a great tour every single time and gives an opportunity for those that can not normally afford a tour to experience the best that the city has to offer. Witness the rise and fall of Hamburg throughout its history: its glorious past as a centre of the Hanseatic League and its heavy destruction in the Great Fire and the World War 2. Please note: groups of 9 or more must book a private tour and will NOT be admitted onto the tour! In such a case no refund will be rewarded.
More
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$3.44
From
$3.44

Hamburg Harbor and St Pauli Walking Tour

Hamburg Harbor and St Pauli Walking Tour

star-5
234
This tour only has a registration fee for the reservation. With this tours we wish a fair pay for our performance, at the same time we find it fair that you decide what amount is fair. This motivates us to give a great tour every single time and gives an opportunity for those that can not normally afford a tour to experience the best that the city has to offer. Discover the variety of Hamburg´s old suburbia St. Pauli, its ties to the river and the harbor, its small side streets are home to artists, anarchists, political activists, dreamers, misfits, hookers, punks, refugees, retired sailors, failed musicians, coming stars, and discover the place where The Beatles had their breakthrough! Please note: groups of 9 or more must book a private tour and will NOT be admitted to the tour! In such a case no refund will be rewarded.
More
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$3.44
From
$3.44

Guided bike tour Hamburg with neat city bikes, cruisers, mountain bikes

Guided bike tour Hamburg with neat city bikes, cruisers, mountain bikes

star-5
35
Guided bike tour Hamburg with neat city bikes, cruisers, mountain bikes. For all ages.  • Walking tours to the highlights - grazing lights of the city - moderation in the bus  • Hamburg individual-partnership-youth-year-round  • You conquer the city by pedal and help shape your tour yourself.  • You make stops wherever you like.  • You get contact to the people on the way  • You are exercising Ships-Bridges-Parks-Harbor-Beatles · Kiez-Hans Albers-Fischmarkt- and a hint of Captain Blue Bear.
More
  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$32.17
From
$32.17

Harbor cruise on the beautiful Elbe

Harbor cruise on the beautiful Elbe

star-3.5
17
See the sights of Hamburg’s UNESCO-listed Warehouse District (Speicherstadt) and the container port with this daytime cruise. Perfect if you're short on time, the express boat ride shows off the city’s handsome canals along with other notable landmarks; the Elbe Tunnel and Hamburg Fish Market are two of the sights en route.
More
  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
From
$22.98
From
$22.98

Private 2-Hour Hamburg Highlights Walking Tour

Private 2-Hour Hamburg Highlights Walking Tour

star-5
15
We aim to offer exciting and interactive walking tours that will allow you to immerse yourself in everything the wonderful city of Hamburg has to offer. Yes we want to show you the big highlights of the city but also the little gems hidden around corners and down small streets that other visitors never get to see. A crash course in Hamburg's history, culture and cuisine in one compact tour. Covering must see highlights including the Townhall, the Warehouse-district, the Elbphilharmonie and the Harbour as well as many more hidden gems! This tour is ideal for those who want to see as much of hamburg in a short period of time. The tour covers our rich history all the way from the birth of the city up until modern day. The tour will be a walking tour with a light activity level. A short break is included in the middle of the tour.
More
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$206.81
per group
From
$206.81
per group

Lights tour through the port of Hamburg and to the historic warehouse district

Lights tour through the port of Hamburg and to the historic warehouse district

star-3.5
14
Take a nighttime ride on the maritime barges of Hamburg, and see the UNESCO-listed Warehouse District (Speicherstadt) in its illuminated glory. Have your camera ready for unobstructed views of the lit-up bridges and warehouse facades from the boat, and admire the sea of lights at the Port of Hamburg as you cruise around.
More
  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
From
$22.98
From
$22.98

Hamburg Red Light District Introductory Walking Tour

Hamburg Red Light District Introductory Walking Tour

star-3.5
14
Get an insider's history tour of Hamburg's raucous Red Light District. Spend 1.5 hours strolling through the area in the evening, listening to your guide's commentary on landmarks such as the St. Pauli Theater, Schmidt Tivoli, and Hans Albers Platz.
More
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$22.98
From
$22.98

Hamburg Private Guided Tour

Hamburg Private Guided Tour

star-5
8
Discover top city attractions and famous landmarks in Hamburg on this private 3-hour guided tour. Follow a private guide through the bustling streets of Hamburg and gain insight into the city’s rich history. Travel by public bus and ferry, and take in sites of interest including Elbe Philharmonic Hall, Elbe Tunnel and the Kontorhäuser. Admire panoramic views over Hamburg and the Alster River from St Michael's Church, soak up the atmosphere in buzzing districts including HafenCity, Landungsbrücken, Mönckebergstraße and Speicherstadt, and explore the historic Portuguese Quarter.
More
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$310.21
per group
From
$310.21
per group

Private Guided Elbphilharmonie Plaza Tour

Private Guided Elbphilharmonie Plaza Tour

star-4.5
7
On this private guided tour, you’ll visit Elbphilharmonie Plaza—an area with a public viewing platform that gives stunning panoramic views of the city and the harbor. You’ll have the ultimate stress-free day with no waiting in long visitor lines, as entrance fees are included. Get the most out of your experience by having a private guide, who will educate you about Hamburg’s history, culture, and everything you need to know about Elbphilharmonie Plaza. 
More
  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
From
$229.79
per group
From
$229.79
per group

Hamburg Driverguide 3 hours

Hamburg Driverguide 3 hours

star-5
6
Flexible and individual. A native of Hamburg leads, drives and moderates .I am a certified city guide in Hamburg and love my job. I gladly pass on this joy.
More
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$195.32
per group
From
$195.32
per group

Private 5-Hour Hamburg Countryside Tour in a Large SUV

Private 5-Hour Hamburg Countryside Tour in a Large SUV

star-5
4
Explore the hinterlands outside of Hamburg on this chauffeured SUV tour of the countryside and lesser-known towns. With enough room for four people (plus snacks and drinks along the way), the tour takes you to the 1,000-year-old town of Buxtehude, the oddly shaped city of Lüneburg and Lübeck, a gorgeous UNESCO-world-heritage listed town. Learn about the history and culture of each place you visit and get many insider's tips from the guide.
More
  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$589.21
per group
From
$589.21
per group

English guided tour Reeperbahn

English guided tour Reeperbahn "Redlight and Offence"

star-5
4
Experience the fascinating Hamburg Reeperbahn with a professional local guide. Discover one of Europe's most famous neighborhoods on this two-hour tour. Our local guide will take you through the streets and alleyways of the red light district. You will be able to get exclusive insights of the milieu and what Hamburg's most controversial district has to offer. Discover exciting and creepy stories like of the serial killer Fritz Honka who was the most wanted man in Hamburg’s criminal history. You will also see the cult bar "zur Ritze", where the Klitschko brothers also trained. More exciting places like Herbertstraße, the famous police station “Davidswache” and the “Beatles-Platz” will await you! A unique experience and an evening that will be remembered for a long time.
More
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$33.32
From
$33.32

2-hour harbor tour on the beautiful Elbe

2-hour harbor tour on the beautiful Elbe

star-3.5
4
We offer an extensive Hamburg XXL harbor tour that has it all ... 2 hours of information and attractions about our fascinating port of Hamburg with first-hand explanations - live and updated daily by your captain. After this trip you will get to know the well-known container terminals, understand why the historic Speicherstadt cannot be used at any time of the day, and will be happy to explain to your neighbors how dry docks and current regulating sluices work and what TEU, bulbous bow, RoRo and much more mean. Experience the Port of Hamburg from all angles with our two-hour XXL port tour.
More
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$34.47
From
$34.47

Filters

What people are saying about Historical Tours in Hamburg

star-5
Discover Hamburg Walking Tour
"We had a great visit to Hamburg, we started out with Axel giving us the history and a really excellent overview of the city. Very cold conditions, so he took us to a traditional cafe to warm up part of the way through the tour but extended the time to ensure everything was covered. He also advised us of other things we could do in Hamburg."..."
star-5
Hamburg Reeperbahn Small-Group Walking Tour
"Excellent tour! Florian was a great guide, very knowledgeable and good spirits. We laughed a lot and learned interesting facts about the neigbourhood. Higly recommended"..."
star-5
Private Tour Guide Hamburg with a Local: Kickstart your Trip, Personalized ★★★★★
"I was not first time in Hamburg but first time in Miniaturen Wunderland. That was really an EXPERIENCE."..."
star-5
Private Small-Group Hamburg City Tour with a Luxury Vehicle
"A MUST TOUR to take in Hamburg. Excellent Service. Saw more with this tour than others available. A++"..."
star-5
Hamburg Small-Group Sunset Sailing Cruise on Lake Alster
"A perfect trip on a lovely boat! Perfect view! Catched great memories! Looking forward to the next boat ride 😍"..."
star-5
English guided Tour of the "Sinful Mile" Reeperbahn and Red Light District
"Nicky is not only knows where to take us, her stories also took us back in time where all the crimes and history of Reeperbahn happened! She is super friendly and her stories were so fascinating! Who knows that Reeperbahn is all about sex, drugs, rock and roll with a hint of Eurovision, Mike Tyson and a real life serial killing. Would recommend to anyone who wants to know more about Reeperbahn. With a traditional shot at the end, it is a MUST to do tour when in Hamburg!"..."
star-5
Lübeck Day Trip From Hamburg By Train With Private Guide And Lunch
"The city was beautiful and the Guide was very passionate about the city and Aline herself is very professional and i really enjoyed my time with her !!"..."
star-5
Guided Hamburg City Bike Tour
"Very fun way to know Hamburg and it's beautiful spots. The tour guide had all the information needed about the city and he stopped every time we wanted photos."..."
star-5
Hamburg Half Day Walking Tour with a Local: 100% Personalized & Private ★★★★★
"I spent 4 hours on a mostly walking tour (with a few metro rides) with Dave who showed me around central Hamburg. The tour was thorough, the pace was comfortable, and I felt I was able to get a real feel for the city and it’s residents. Dave was knowledgeable, personable, and friendly. I did this tour as a day trip from Berlin which I think worked out well for me."..."
star-5
Hamburg CARD
"Excellent experience,enjoyed every moment of it."..."
star-5
St. Pauli and Port of Hamburg Walking Tour
"Adriá was an excellent and engaging guide. He was thoroughly prepared with pictures supporting the historical places we visited and could answer our questions. That makes it sound boring, but it was very interesting and entertaining."..."
star-5
The Local Tour of Hamburg Historic Centre
"It was a great and a nice Trip with our goup leader Jan in Hamburg. He showed us in his charming way the city with very intetesting informations.Thank you so much!!!!!! We lernt a lot and had much Fun. We had a great day."..."
star-5
Hamburg Harbor and St Pauli Walking Tour
"Our tour guide,Eric, led us on an enjoyable, informative, English language walking tour of the harbor and St. Pauli area."..."
star-5
Private 2-Hour Hamburg Highlights Walking Tour
"Kristina our tour guide is very knowledgeable and accommodating to all of us , and we are touring with 4 kids!! All of us had a great time!!"..."
star-5
Hamburg Red Light District Introductory Walking Tour
"The guide was very knowledgeable and friendly. She was also patient with my attempts to speak and understand German and switched to English when necessary. The stories she told about the district and its history were fascinating and made it come to life for me. I learned so much that I did not know - particularly about the Beatles!"..."
star-5
Hamburg Private Guided Tour
"This was an amazing private guided walking tour. I stayed at the Radisson Blu Hamburg and the tour started and stopped at the hotel given is great location. The tour was at a reasonable pace and we were able to see most sites in downtown Hamburg. The Operat House was outstanding but all aspects of the tour were great, especially little side trips to see more of the original Hamburg. I received a great history of Hamburg as part of the tour. My tour guide was Alexander - he was a great companion with a great sense of humor. We had fun."..."
star-5
Private 5-Hour Hamburg Countryside Tour in a Large SUV
"Our driver was great and the tour of Hamburg and the surrounding villages was a wonderful way to get the flavor of the city. We were treated like royalty!!"..."

Frequently Asked Questions

The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
Q:
What are the best Historical Tours in Hamburg?
Q:
What Historical Tours in Hamburg are 1 hour or less?
Q:
What Historical Tours in Hamburg are taking additional safety precautions?
Q:
What Historical Tours in Hamburg are good for avoiding crowds?