Guided tour

Mystical Hamburg: Walking Tour in German

Mystical Hamburg: Walking Tour in German

From US$ 24.66 per person

Discover the dark side of Hamburg on this guided city walk. Hear about the dark secrets lurking around street corners and behind modern façades.

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Duration 2 hours
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  • Discover a secret side of Hamburg on a walking tour
  • Hear old myths and legends about the very heart of the city
  • Learn to decipher enigmatic signs and symbols
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Head to parts of Hamburg’s city center not covered on typical tours and learn about the secrets hidden behind distinguished office buildings. This 2-hour tour resurrects the forgotten mystical Hamburg with legends and myths surrounding the city. Visit the oldest parts of Hamburg, the traces of which are lost in the mythical darkness of the past. Nevertheless, there are many clues to this past hidden in the cityscape and you'll learn how to decrypt them. Hear about the primeval forces that helped to found this Nordic city: good-nature ice giants, scary river spirits, seductive mermaids, legendary pirates and long forgotten deities.
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    Meeting point

    The meeting point is at Domplatz, near St. Peter's Church.

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    • Tours operate in all weather conditions
    • Every attendee will receive a small gift from the tour
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    4.7 /5

    based on 105 reviews

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    Our city guide was called Gregor Schmitz, he was great! He told lively, detailed, professional and very lively. It was a lot of fun to listen to him, we learned a lot about the origins of Hamburg, signs on houses and churches and special Hamburg citizens. Thank you very much for the entertaining, educational, interesting and fun tour!

    October 27, 2019


    Die Führung mit Birgit Enke war witzig, amüsant und sehr informativ. Mit viel Wissen um die Mystik hat Birgit uns in ein ganz anderen Teil von Hamburg eingeführt. Selbst als Hamburgerin war ich von vielen Orten überrascht und habe mich gefragt, wo ich denn sonst immer hingeguckt habe. Es war ein Geschenk für meinen Sohn und auch ihm hat es sehr gut gefallen. Vielen Dank.

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    June 13, 2019


    Es hat uns Spaß gemacht, obwohl das Wetter echt unangenehm war. Die Gruppe war mit 7 Personen übersichtlich, so hat man echt viel mitbekommen. Die Dauer war genau richtig.

    October 18, 2021

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