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Alster-Kanalfahrt

| Ab Anleger Jungfernstieg, Hamburg, Germany
+49 40 3574240
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Only German speaking guide

We took Alster Kanalfarth and the boat captain was only speaking german. And telling all the time... read more

Reviewed 27 May 2018
Andrė A
via mobile
Only German

The 1 hour tour was nice for a sunny afternoon. The boat looks good but I was really disappointed... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2018
Raluca C
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“canal trip” (2 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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| Ab Anleger Jungfernstieg, Hamburg, Germany
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Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

We took Alster Kanalfarth and the boat captain was only speaking german. And telling all the time to keep quite. Totally useless for non german speaking tourists. A big dissapointment!

Thank Andrė A
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Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

The 1 hour tour was nice for a sunny afternoon. The boat looks good but I was really disappointed to find out that the guide is speaking only German and my husband and I couldn’t understand a word. Sometimes during the tour, others were laughing...More

Thank Raluca C
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Reviewed 17 August 2017

The sun was really high - a very rare thing in Hamburg - and we took a canal trip along the Alster and its side canals. The views were pretty, the seats comfortable, and the German guide exhaustive. Unfortunately, inside the boat it was stifling...More

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Reviewed 25 July 2017

... but as the tour is primarily in German language, it might not be "it" for the tourist from abroad. If you take it, go for the tour including "Stadtparksee". Aside of visiting the "Djungle of Hamburg" (narrow canal with plenty of green) it allows...More

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Reviewed 20 July 2017

The canal trip is much more nicer than the sea trip. There are some beautiful scenes to see, several families with younger kids were also rafting along the river Time spent 1-2 hours

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Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

We did the 1 hour trip during the winter months. It was interesting to see the city from the water and the boat had a self service bar for coffee and soft drinks. The tour guide was in German and it was informative but my...More

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Reviewed 1 October 2016

I was in Germany for a week visiting my daughter and son-in-law. The first thing we did was to take the Alster Canal tour. It was the easiest means of getting a broad-brush look at a large segment of the city. The tour departs from...More

2  Thank Robert P
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Reviewed 19 July 2016

This company offer a very nice tranquil cruise around the two big lakes and inner canals of Hamburg. However, the commentary was only offered in German and so I heard the explanation of the different buildings, areas and history but couldn't understand a word. This...More

Thank Alan C
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