Free Tour of Hamburg's historic center

Duration: 2h
Languages: German, English
Registered on April 15, 2019

Robin and the Tourguides: Is a young and authentic local company working in the industry of city tours and stays in Hamburg. We and the independent self-employed tour guides we collaborate with are Hamburgians and want you to experience Hamburg in this way, in which we do daily: with all the beauty and charm, but also its inconsistencies and cracks, that belong to every city. Or better said, authentic. We do tours that we ourselves would want: Authentic: We go further into the causes and take a look behind the facade. Local: We bring all of our Hamburg experiences with us. Personal: Every guide presents Hamburg from their own view with their personal history to the city. Special: We discover places that one as a tourist usually would not see and tell the history of them. Entertaining: We steal each other best jokes ;-) Moreover, we can organize for you the many areas of Hamburg: Historic city centre, St.Pauli, Speicherstadt (old warehouse district), Elbphilharmonie, Hafencity, Blankenese, craft beer tastings, harbour boat tours, coffee and tea tastings...and so on. Local and social obligations We are a small local company in Hamburg and are growing year for a year together with our city. We are happy to contribute to our local community. We donate every year to charitable organizations: On our tours, we also especially support small and local companies, cafés, restaurants, breweries, to give a part of our success back to the community. We offer fair conditions to independent self-employed guides collaborating with us. We are a company that is founded, organized, and run by guides themselves so we create conditions for us and all guides that we ourselves would want. All of our financial transactions are done with GLS Bank, Germany´s first bank that works according to social-, environmental- and ecological-sustainable concepts.

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  • No minimum number of attendees
    No minimum number of attendees is required for the tour
  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

Witness the rise and fall of Hamburg throughout its history: its glorious past as the center of the Hanseatic League and its heavy destruction in the Great Fire and World War 2. -1200 years of history from Charlemagne to the new development urban port city - Little Venice inside the Alster Canal, the impressive town hall, the main important churches of the city, a symbol of Germany's rise to a global economic player: the Kontorhouses -WWII Memorial of St. Nikolai -the romantic side of the city: Deichstrasse -Elbphilharmonie lighthouse project: the new city landmark -the old city landmark and the best viewpoint: St. Michael's Church GROUPS OF 8 OR MORE ARE NOT ALLOWED ON THE FREE TOUR ! Please contact us to book a private tour with us. This tour has no barriers. You can also book further places directly on our website: www.robinandthetourguides.de.

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  • Meeting point:
    Rathausmarkt Pavillon 3, 20095 Hambur...
    Rathausmarkt Pavillon 3, 20095 Hamburg, Germany
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    In front of the main entrance to the town hall (Rathaus). We're holding bright YELLOW umbrellas

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

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Jacqueline 28 May 2024

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Travelled in group - May 2024
Lukas ist sehr symapthisch, hat sein grosses Wissen auf eine gute Art, mit Witz weitergegeben, ist sehr kompetent und ein angenehmer Tourguide. Gerne wieder!
Doro 27 May 2024
St. Gallen

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Travelled alone - May 2024
Vielen Dank für die vielseitige Tour!
LUMINITA 26 May 2024

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Travelled alone - May 2024
What a passionate ,kind,fun,well prepared guide tour ,Savvy is one of a kind! It was a indescribable expérience in Hamburg,this will make my memories for a long time!! Please take his tours ,ask for him in person ,it's worth the world when you travel and have such a valuable time . Savvy ,keep being as you are ,you make proud your mom and your community. congratulations 👏
Adriana 25 May 2024
Buenos Aires

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Travelled alone - May 2024
Me gusto mucho, ya vengo tomando Guru tours de muchas otras ciudades. Algo que me gustó mucho de 2 guías de Guru Ámsterdam es que nos compartieron por la aplicacion diferentes links conectados a : libros, películas, momentos históricos, lugares que visitar etc . Extremadamente interesante, espere que eso hubiera sucedido aquí también. Para tenerlo en cuenta, es un plus.
Charles 24 May 2024

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Travelled alone - May 2024
Great tour with an amazing guide! 10/10
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Who is this tour for?

Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Does not accept large group reservations.
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
There is no minimum number of people required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
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