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Walk the staircase area in the Blankenese neighborhood. The winding streets and hills offer Elbe views.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Blankenese, Hamburg, Germany
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Not all travelers are hearty enough to climb several flights of steps to enjoy the unique, very interesting community. If you are among those, take either a bus or the S-bahn to the Blankenese S-bahn station at Erik-Blumenfeld-Platz. Then change to Bus 48 which makes...More

Thank Linda K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Are you curious how the rich people live in Hamburg? Want to see a cute little beach and a fine lighthouse? Eat a fish snack and enjoy a glass of wine (or beer)? Maybe climb af few - or a lot of - stairs? Treppenviertel...More

1  Thank Mogeltoft
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a lovely day in Blankenese, exploring the village and riverside neighborhoods. It was nice to get out of Hamburg for a different experience and vista.

Thank Morog
Reviewed 10 July 2018

I like this place very very much. But I find it confusing as I didn't know which side to pick for a better view and a walk.

Thank smugurica
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Away from the hustle and bustle of city life in Hamburg is Treppenviertel. This is a relaxing German village which comprises of a steep series of steps leading down to the river. Having descended the winding steps there are some cafes at the bottom at...More

1  Thank Ian F
Reviewed 15 May 2018

Well worth a day out, lovely German village on the banks of the Elbe river away from the hustle and bustle of the City, no graffiti and no bin dippers present! Wind your way down (or up) the narrow cobbled streets. There is Ponton cafe...More

1  Thank jon c
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

This area is around 50 minutes by public transport from the real heart of Hamburg. From the metro station you have a walk of 15 minutes. You will reach a beach and facing it a beautiful hill with stunning houses. Lot of cafes and restaurants...More

1  Thank Rabih S
Reviewed 26 February 2018

Blankenese is a beautiful town to walk, take the stairs down to the Elba and enjoy the views. There are many shops. Also a very nice tea house, can't remember the name ,but I'm sure the locals could tell you. Very easy to get there...More

1  Thank totheplane
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Stairs, narrow roads, nice houses--yes thats is. You can easy walk from the S bahn. If you like walking stairs for fun - walk the stairs at you hotel. I like walking -- but up and down stairs, narrow roads and look at house it...More

Thank sp-poland
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Lovely tiny Captains-houses, so cute and well decorated, but you need condition....lots of stairs ( not to heaven ) and you can't use cycles.

1  Thank shipcrack
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Robert M
15 November 2017|
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Response from Gabriele S | Reviewed this property |
Dear Robert, sorry for my delayed answer - i was traveling :-) Yes - no problem the driver can go down to the riverside of the elbe by car, you can walk a little bit, up the stairs also and later on go back to the city... More
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Response from wwbusch | Reviewed this property |
Hi JLhippie, you can take the "bus" #48 from trainstation "blankenese" which is going directly to the river Elbe where you dont need to walk down the 4500 steps :-) By the way, just to clarify, "Blankenese" is a outer part... More