Alter ElbtunnelCurrently Open
- Address: Bei den St. Pauli-Landungsbrücken 5, 20359 Hamburg, Germany
- Timings: 24-hrs Details
- Phone: 40-428474742
- Ticket Price: Free
- Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
- Tags: Walking Area, Family And Kids, Architecture , Tunnel
Set up in 1907-11, the eldest of the Elbe Tunnels joins the area of St Pauli with the island of Steinwerder. The twin tunnel is 426m long and runs only 6m beneath the stream. Manufactured for activity, cyclists and walkers, the tunnel is beautified with adornments and tiles and can just be arrived at by lift or down the staircase. The intriguing vault molded door lobby on the north side was assembled by Ludwig Raabe and Otto Wöhlecke. Because of expanding measures of activity, even the New Elbe Tunnel has barely been amplified to an additional path. As more than 40,000 specialists needed to cross the Elbe to work at the shipyards and harbour administrators on the south bank at the start of the most recent century, a tunnel was fabricated between 1907 and 1911. The tunnel, made up of two single-path pipes of over 400 m (1300 ft) interfacing St Pauli with Steinwerder, was a sensation in now is the right time and was the first tunnel under a stream on the European terrain. Despite the fact that it was at first intensely utilized for transport, it is currently basically a vacation destination. Also, visit the popular attractions in the city by following Hamburg itinerary 3 days.
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21.97% of people who visit Hamburg include Alter Elbtunnel in their plan
08 AM - 09 AM
32.73% of people start their Alter Elbtunnel visit around 08 AM - 09 AM
People usually take around 1 Hr to see Alter Elbtunnel
93.86% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Alter Elbtunnel
Nice place. Full of life and experiences. I can recommend a tour of the harbor and to bring cash as most places do not accept credit cards.
Nightlife centre of Hamburg... worth visiting...lots of clubs .. good place to spend weekends if you are a clubbing fan...
Good place to spend one weekend. One can enjoy nice ferry trips. There are good hotels around.
Went there for a stroll and had an awesome view. It's a nice place for a relaxing walk
Very interesting.. worth seeing as It takes only about 1 hour. But you can also stop in the other side, there's a very nice panoramic place with also a bar, or you can bring yourself a beer and enjoy