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24 Aug 2018
“1 Hour Harbour Tour”
1 Jul 2018
“Harbour cruise”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Bei Den St. Pauli-Landungsbrucken, Br. 2-6, 20359 Hamburg, Germany
+49 40 3177370
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Reviewed 25 August 2018

Our group of 8 boarded the boat, with people rushing for seat. There were not enough seats for the approx 100 passengers, with some having to un-stack a few dining chairs blocking an exit. The layout of the seating was so poor that viewing was...More

Thank John D
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

We booked this particular cruise for two reasons, 1) it offers a discount with the hamburg card and 2) it offered a 'unique' phoe app to give the tour guide in english Don't be sucked into the phone app, its total crap, it takes a...More

Thank nigel m
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Unlike the bus tours where you are given earphones to listen to the commentary in several languages , these tours are in German only. The tour is good but even a few snippets of information in English or an English map would enhance the trip...More

Thank swissonj
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

I took the two hour XXL tour of the harbour of Hamburg, and enjoyed it thoroughly. The guide was both very knowledgeable and very engaging, even down to details about the ships that happened to be in the port during our trip. Since the river...More

Thank Lenscooter
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Very nice views of the warehouse district, the museum harbour, the skyline of the city with the new buildings, part of the drydocks.... very enjoyable One minus point: the explanation was very hard to understand and often incomplete.

1  Thank cw f
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Not a word of English on these tours.. all explanations are in German Only. I guess there is coffee and drink available on the boat, if you know what to ask in German.

Thank Ro_Fishers
Reviewed 2 January 2017

The tour we took was an 1 hour tour in the harbor. If you really want to enjoy this tour you have to understand German cause that is the language around there. The guide really performs and cracks more jokes per minute than than others...More

Thank Gelderlander
Reviewed 22 December 2016

This boat cruise had both seats indoors and outdoors. There was a nice view of the harbor area. The commentator had the youth on our boat tour laughing constantly. I wish I could have understood the jokes, but am just starting to learn German so...More

Thank Pcehealy
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

A must in Hamburg. Would have been great with more language options. We know enough German to understand that the guide was quite funny.

Thank rollefraaarhus
Reviewed 15 June 2016

The English pages on the Barkassen Meyer website impressed me and I booked the "Hafenrundfahrt XXL 2016 - Das Original" which was an extended Harbor tour in Hamburg. The tour was supposed to start around 17:00 CEST, but started a bit late. No issues with...More

1  Thank chuiku2
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