Guided tour

Hamburg: Elbphilharmonie Guided Walking Tour

Activity provider: Adventure World Tours

Hamburg: Elbphilharmonie Guided Walking Tour

Activity provider: Adventure World Tours
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From US$ 22.29 per person

Likely to sell out

Discover the Elbphilharmonie Plaza in Hamburg (no visit to the Concert Halls). Learn from your tour guide everything about the history of the building and the cost, and hear many facts and insider information.

About this activity

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Duration 1 hour
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Live tour guide
English, German
Private group available

Experience

Highlights
  • Experience a guided tour in front of the Elbphilharmonie
  • Enjoy the breathtaking view of Hamburg (after the tour)
  • Learn lots of insider information about the Elbphilharmonie
  • Ride the longest escalator in Europe
  • Get admission to the Elbphilharmonie Plaza without waiting time
Full description

Admire the Elbphilharmonie from outside and gain exciting background information about the new Hamburg landmark. Experience the lovingly named 'Elphi' up close with your professional city guide and enjoy the unique view from the Plaza after our tour. Admire the Elbphilharmonie from the quay before you enter on the longest escalator in Europe. Then take a moment to enjoy one of the most beautiful views of Hamburg. Learn from your guide about the controversy surrounding the Elbphilharmonie project and hear exciting facts and insider information about the unique acoustics, the use of special materials, the construction costs and the price of an overnight stay in the building.

Includes
  • Admission to the Elbphilharmonie (no admission to the concert halls)
  • Professional city guide
  • A small snack
  • Drinks
  • Guided tour through the concert halls or on the plaza
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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Meeting point

Subway station Baumwall, Kehrwiederspitze exit, at the bottom of the stairs in front of the kiosk ("Back Shop"). The kiosk is located under the railway bridge.

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Important information

Know before you go

  • Please note that the concert halls are not visited
  • This is a walking tour and not a boat trip
  • If you are a wheelchair user or have a child in a stroller please speak to the supplier before booking
  • The public tour is only available in German (the private tour can be booked in English)
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 /5

based on 3628 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.8/5
  • Value for money
    4.4/5
  • Service
    4.7/5
  • Organization
    4.7/5

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A fascinating building - and the story was told in an engaging and thorough manner by our guide Andre. Very lucky to be only 2 solo travellers with this guide so I feel I really got to hear all about this truly stunning building and have all my questions answered. Would highly recommend.

September 21, 2019

Good Tour Guide, but disppointed with booking company.

We booked to go on the Tour and turned up about 2o minutes before the schuduled time. Other people arrived and we figured there was German speaking group and and English speaking group. The german gude arrived but no English Guide. At about 10 minutes after the start time I sent and email and then approach the German guide and to ask him what was happening. He phoned the booking company and got to speak to a girl. First she said we arrived too late and then changed her response that we booked too late. I said we booked two days ago, so she said it was canclled because there was not enough guests. But there were 7 people waiting. She that said we could do the tour the next day, but 5 of the 7 said they could not do so I asked her for a guarantee that it woul go ahead. So we turned up the next day and did the tour with just 3 guests. While the tour was good and informative the booking company is just plain shonky.

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July 6, 2019

It was excellent, informative and personal.

Maike fully responded to us and our questions and had a good way of getting us, both young and old, enthusiastic about the Elbphilharmonie. We booked this tour to ourselves as a family. To top it off, we got tickets for the big hall on Sunday and well, what more could you ask for :-)! Many thanks and many guests

April 29, 2019

Product ID: 93348