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Harbor Piers, Hamburg

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Experience the bustling port life of one of the world's largest working harbors at Hamburg's Harbor Piers. The historic harbor serves as one of the city's main hubs for culture, commerce, and leisure. Wander the many stalls of fresh goods at the 300-year-old, open-air fish market. Perhaps head to the International Maritime Museum to learn more about the city's maritime heritage. Consider renting a boat to explore the busy harbor and enjoy seeing the city from the water. The area offers an array of trendy restaurants and upscale shops. By using our Hamburg travel route tool , you can arrange your visit to Harbor Piers and other attractions in Hamburg.
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  • Here is always something going on – bridge 10 there are many people, Harbour Cruises, the fish sandwich and a walk to the store city a great panoramic view of the Elbe Philharmonic Hall Plaza (free) enjoy - a must for photographers! I liked better, as the Jungfernstieg (to much shopping madness...)
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  • The port is 2nd in Europe, 15th in the world and home to hundreds of shipyards, warehouses, container yards. A very busy industry that has given Germany wealth and prestige throughout the centuries.  more »
  • There were around to wait for our boat tour. Breakfast & have gone through a few shops. Very interesting
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