Hamburg Itinerary 2 Days

Things to See in Hamburg in 2 days

If you are looking for the best things to see in Hamburg in 2 days, these are the attractions you must include in your Hamburg itinerary for 2 days. Explore further to plan a perfect trip of 2 days in Hamburg.

This Plan is Good for You if You Are:

  • Visiting Hamburg for the first time and have 2 days in hand
  • Looking for places to visit in 2 days in Hamburg
  • Staying in Hamburg and wondering how to spend 2 days in Hamburg with family and kids
  • Backpacker planning to spend 48 hours in Hamburg
  • Want to create Hamburg itinerary on your own
  • Planning weekend vacation of 2 days in Hamburg

Recommended Itineraries for Spending 2 Days

Recent Itineraries for 2 Days in Hamburg

Here are the recent itineraries by tourists who have visited Hamburg. Stop wondering what to do for 2 days in Hamburg as these trip plans will help you decide easily. Select any of the customised itineraries and modify it according to your preference to have a great weekend in Hamburg.

2 Days in Hamburg - Perfect Weekend Guide

Often called the “Venice of the North” due to its picturesque beauty, Hamburg is one of the major and important cities of Germany. A confluence point of the river Elbe with the rivers Alster and Bille, Hamburg is also surrounded by the Baltic Sea and the North Sea. This oceanic climate of Hamburg creates a unique environment for the wanderlust driver souls. The best things to visit in Hamburg are its theatres and concert halls where you can attend some of the best theatrical performances and musical concerts. This also makes people call Hamburg one of the best “entertainment cities” in the world. Planning to visit Hamburg soon? Let’s explore this Hamburg Itinerary 2 days and see what the city can offer in a short time!

How to Spend 2 Days in Hamburg?

Day 1 In Hamburg

Begin with a morning boat ride

The best way to begin you Day 1 in Hamburg is to take a Harbor boat trip. It would be great to spend two hours in this boat trip as this will help you explore various corners of the port and also gaze at some of the historical buildings located by the river. Later you can simply stop at the harbor after the boat ride and enjoy a walk on the pier and discover information about the old sailing ships that were used in the early 19th century.

Explore the architectural grandeur in afternoon

If you want to tour the city of Hamburg productively within 2 days, it would be awesome to visit St. Michael’s Church which is a landmark of the city of Hamburg and an epitome of baroque style of architecture. Soon, you can head to the 100 years’ old tunnel of the Elbe that offers you spectacular views of Hamburg cityscape. Take a walk by the oldest warehouses and enjoy an authentic German meal in one of the restaurants situated here.

Enjoy the evening party at a nightclub

As the evening approaches, Hamburg glitters with its nightclubs, bars, and restaurants, most of these with an international fame. The city is known for a wonderful nightlife and to celebrate the night in Hamburg, you should not miss partying in one of the clubs at Reeperbahn.

Day 2 In Hamburg

Have a morning coffee by the lake

As you start the day 2 of your 48 hours in Hamburg, you will surely want it to be fresh and rejuvenating. And, to accomplish this desire, head to the beautiful lake of Binnenalster. You can also enjoy a stroll around the lake while sipping some coffee. If it is Sunday, the best place to move next is the Fischmarkt, a seafood market that opens every Sunday morning. Experience the delicious seafood and then visit Jungfernstieg to shop like crazy.

Rest at the Japanese Garden

If you get tired, you can spend some part of your afternoon at Planten un Blomen, the lush green Japanese garden. Once your mind gets fresh, you can visit the area around Hamburg Station which is dotted with a number of museums and art galleries.

Watch the sunset at evening

Your 2 days in Hamburg might have been coming to an end, and this is the time when you should just watch the sunset over the river and have some snacks while admiring the uniqueness of this city. Also, enjoy a “frosty glass beer” near the river. Explore great tourist attractions in Hamburg with top restaurants, nightlife spots, bars, gardens, museums, and lake. Experience a slice of happy hippie life with our Hamburg itinerary 2 days trip.

The city of Hamburg has a lot to experience and discover in two days. You can personalize your visit on the basis of your likes and dislikes.

Tours and Activities in Hamburg for 2 Days

Booking tours and tickets for popular attractions saves a lot of your time spent in a queue. Below are some of the tours and tickets recommended for 2 days in Hamburg

Best Hotels in Hamburg for 2 Day Trip

These are some of the hotels added in the past by our travelers to their Hamburg itinerary 2 days. Check out the hotels that suit you and add them to your trip plan.

With Less Days in Hand

With limited time in hand, explore our travel ideas for 1 day in Hamburg. During a short day trip you may visit the important attractions in Hamburg.

With More Days in Hand

With more than 2 days in hand, you can comfortably spend more time at famous attractions in Hamburg. Plan lunch or dinner at the best restaurants, enjoy night-outs, indulge in adventure activites. Explore 3 days and 4 days trip ideas for Hamburg.

What Next?

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