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Aussenalster, Hamburg

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Aussenalster offers a thousand-year-old recreational oasis in the midst of urban Hamburg. The manmade lake is in a historic district near the site of the former city walls. You'll encounter parks, forested areas, and a number of white, copped-roofed buildings as you wander around. Around its 7 km (4.35 mi) perimeter, you can find different ways to explore--rent a bike or kayak, or take a boat tour. Theere are many cafe and restaurant options. Arrange to visit Aussenalster and other attractions in Hamburg using our Hamburg trip itinerary builder.
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  • Was very nice, especially that man anywhere on board it could! Also to see the hotels and great houses from a different angle.
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  • Whether a simple walk can enjoy a cup of coffee or the Alster pleasure always worth a visit.
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  • I was exploring Hamburg and came across this artificial lake that is formed from the Alster River as it flows to the Elbe river. The Aussenalster is the larger of the 2 lakes with the other being the ...  more »