Tourismus

  • Senate funding relaunch of tourism campaign

    Guest numbers in Hamburg fell by 55 per cent in the first half of 2020 over the same period in 2019 given the fierce blow dealt by the corona pandemic to global tourism. The senate is now backing a long-term campaign called "That's why. Hamburg" devised by Hamburg Tourismus GmbH to revive tourism...

  • Hamburg presented at exhibition on German unity in Potsdam

    30 years of German unity on 30 days - sea container symbolises Hamburg in Brandenburg
  • Miniatur Wunderland Hamburg remains top tourist attraction: survey

    Miniatur Wunderland leads "Top 100 Sights in Germany" in online survey by German National Tourist Board
  • Hamburg relaunching tourism

    Hamburg Tourismus GmbH (HHT) has developed all kinds of tips and attractive offers for summer holidays in Hamburg and virtually abroad. Summer in seven countries can be experienced up close in Hamburg by clicking onto www.dieweltinhamburg.de. The Hamburg CARD Local offers residents a new ticket for...

  • Heated beach chairs for chilly season

    Wicker beach chairs have dotted seashores along the North and Baltic Seas since the late 19th century. Fast forward to the 21st century and vacationers in Travemünde can now spend a night in a special wicker beach basket. An EU-funded, barrier-free beach chair complete with ramp, a folding seat and...

  • Hamburg Airport adds new destinations from March

    The Italian airline Alitalia will operate a daily flight from Hamburg to Milan Linate from March 29, 2020 while airBaltic will operate a flight to Tallinn four times a week and a connection to Vilnius three times a week giving passengers even more destinations. The Latvian airline will operate the...

  • Elbphilharmonie houses top lifestyle hotel

    Hamburg’s importance as a tourist location continues unabated. In December, the Statistikamt Nord reported guest growth of 5.8 per cent to over 6 million guests for the period January to October 2018. The number of overnight stays rose to over 12 million and by 5 per cent over the same period in...

  • Fraser Suites attracting more international guests to Hamburg

    The golden ribbon was cut at 12.52 pm on Tuesday (September 17) by the ambassadors of Singapore, Thailand, managers of the Asian hotel group and Dorothee Stapelfeldt, Senator for Urban Development and Housing. A Thai clergyman had declared 12.52 p.m. the ideal moment to open the hotel. The Stage...

  • Experiences in Hamburg - from digitization and instagramization

    For many visitors to Hamburg, the Elbphilharmonie is often the main drawcard. Yet there are many other tourist attractions within easy walking distance. Miniatur Wunderland Hamburg, which displays the world’s largest model railway over almost 1,500 square metres has gained international recognition...

  • Elbphilharmonie Hamburg presents programme in opening season

    Hamburg’s latest landmark, the impressive Elbphilharmonie concert hall is scheduled to open on January 11-12, 2017. Christoph Lieben-Seutter, Artistic Director of the Elbphilharmonie and Laeiszhalle, recently presented the programmes offered at both establishments in the upcoming 2016/17 season in...