Tours & activities in Hamburg

2-hour Hamburg Highlights Private Tour

Make the most out of your visit and discover Hamburg's main attractions with your private tour guide

ABOUT THE 2-hour Hamburg Highlights Private Tour

This 2-hour private tour is the perfect introduction to Hamburg and a great way to orientate yourself in the city. Your local private tour guide will take you to must-see spots such as the magnificent Town Hall and the Church of St Petri, as well as walking you through crucial historical events such as the city's WWII bombing and the Great Fire.


Discover Hamburg, together with your expert local guide

Delve into Hamburg’s exciting history on this 2-hour private tour! Boasting a proud maritime tradition and stunning canal network, this northern German city is as historically fascinating as it is aesthetically appealing.

Together with your expert local guide you’ll trail through the city’s waterways, bridges and harbour areas, taking in Hamburg’s most popular sights and attractions as you go.

Starting out at the Starbucks near Rathausmarkt, taking to the city on foot will let you cover not only the Town Hall, Hamburg's medieval Church of St Petri, and Deichstrasse - but also everything in between. A truly architecturally stunning city, the nooks and crannies between these highlights are sure to delight.

See Hamburg up-close

If you and your friends or family are popping into Hamburg for a quick trip then make the most of your stay by booking a private tour that fits your schedule!

Hamburg is a city that appeals to a variety of people for a variety of reasons - if you’d like added time or flexibility, consider upgrading to the 3-hour Private City Tour.


Is your preferred starting time or date not available online? Do you have something more specific in mind, or would like a slightly adjusted itinerary tailored to your specific circumstances? In that case, feel free to reach out to us here, and we will do our best to accommodate your requests.

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Your 2-hour Hamburg Highlights Private Tour starts at the Town Hall Square (Rathausmarkt)

  • Hamburg's magnificent Town Hall
  • WWII bombing of Hamburg
  • Hamburg's medieval Church of St Petri
  • Deichstrasse & the Great Fire


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Inclusions & exclusions
What’s included
  • Private walking tour
  • Local English-speaking guide
Additional Information
  • Most popular starting times available online
  • We can adapt the tour for you, even when booking online! You will be asked some questions during the checkout process to help us better tailor the tour to the needs of your group
  • Full refund for cancellations with more than 72 hours notice
  • Invoice available after tour date
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With a private tour, you're the boss!


Whether you’re travelling with a group, or simply want your own private guide, SANDEMANs private tours offer you the flexibility to name your time, meeting point and what you specifically want covered, all at some of the best prices in Hamburg.

We believe in supporting local communities and are committed to giving a voice to some of Hamburg's best local freelance tour guides, who passionately share the city's history and culture with their own unique and always-entertaining style.

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Tailor your experience with a SANDEMANs private tour

  • Expert guides
  • Regular and bespoke options available
  • Pick-up service from your hotel or hostel available
  • Variety of languages available
  • Excellent customer service support


Participation in tours promoted by SANDEMANs NEW Europe is strictly on a voluntary basis. Neither SANDEMANs NEW Europe, nor the self-employed freelance guides who are the providers of the tours promoted by SANDEMANs NEW Europe, will be held responsible in any way for injuries to body or property incurred during tours. The tour guides reserve the right to deny participation in any tour, to any person, for any reason. Thank you for your understanding.


I am travelling alone; can I book a Private Tour?

Yes, absolutely!

Is there a maximum capacity per group?

Yes, for us to guaranty the quality of the tour, each tour guide can take a maximum of 30 people.

Larger groups can book two private tours online or contact us at for further quotations.

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