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The tunnel itself was not very special, they could pimp iT up. On the other side you can see the skyline of Hamburg Which is pretty nice but beside that nothing special. We recommend to take the elevator ;).
We walked this yesterday and it was rather busy, even for a Monday morning. At the other side of the river the lift was under maintenance, so we were able to use the car lift which was great fun. We walked to the lookout and...More
It is neat to see/ go through (especially the vehicle elevators, though they were under maintenance and not operational when I was there), but ultimately it is just a tunnel. If you need to cross the river or are just in the area, it is...More
The tunnel is partly under refurbishment at the moment, but still well worth a visit. Travelling in an elevator with a car which then drove out at the other end was really fun. It must have been very hi tech in its day. The tunnel...More
This is worth a visit and is free to enter. But not easy to find. There is no clear signage but we eventually stumbled on the entrance. It is about 10/15 mins walk in either direction and a great visit on a rainy day.
Okay, so it is not precisely hidden, but a tourist might not realize that the old round building is actually sitting atop of the entrance to an old tunnel that goes clear under the river.
This is an inspiring piece of engineering, especially considering its...More