Self-guided Sightseeing Tour #11 in Hamburg, Germany


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Tour Facts

Number of sights 6 sights
Distance 2.7 km
Ascend 141 m
Descend 83 m

Experience Hamburg in Germany in a whole new way with our self-guided sightseeing tour. This site not only offers you practical information and insider tips, but also a rich variety of activities and sights you shouldn't miss. Whether you love art and culture, want to explore historical sites or simply want to experience the vibrant atmosphere of a lively city - you'll find everything you need for your personal adventure here.

Activities in HamburgIndividual Sights in Hamburg

Sight 1: Wasserwerk Altona

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The Falkenstein is a wooded area in Hamburg-Blankenese that extends to Hamburg-Rissen and is part of a 1,686-hectare landscape conservation area. Traditional forestry is practiced here in order to preserve the typical character of this mixed forest.

Wikipedia: Falkenstein (Hamburg) (DE)

207 meters / 2 minutes

Sight 2: Polstjernan

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The Polstjernan was a Finnish four-masted gaff schooner with an auxiliary engine, which has been moored since 1926 as a wreck and photo motif off the Hamburg district of Blankenese.

Wikipedia: Polstjernan (Schiff) (DE)

260 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 3: Uwe

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The Uwe was an inland vessel whose stern has been wrecked in the Elbe off Hamburg-Blankenese since 1976. It is a well-known photo motif because of its proximity to the shore.

Wikipedia: Uwe (Schiff, 1914) (DE)

1365 meters / 16 minutes

Sight 4: Villa Jako

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Villa Jako Ferdinand Graf Luckner / CC BY-SA 4.0

Villa Jako is a listed residential building that is integrated into a landscaped forest park. The area is located in Hamburg-Blankenese, Wilmans Park 17. The house and the garden are registered under the number 29445 in the list of cultural monuments in Hamburg-Blankenese.

Wikipedia: Villa Jako (DE)

768 meters / 9 minutes

Sight 5: Goßlerhaus

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The Goßlerhaus was built in 1794 by Christian Frederik Hansen as a country house for the courtmaster John Blacker of the Merchant Adventurers and later heavily modified by its last owner and namesake, John Henry Goßler. The listed building in Hamburg's Blankenese district houses the Janssen Library and is the venue for the Goßlerhaus Friends' Association.

Wikipedia: Goßlerhaus (DE)

134 meters / 2 minutes

Sight 6: Goßlers Park

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Gossler's Park is a public park in Blankenese in Hamburg. It is located north of Blankeneser Landstraße and near Blankenese station. The park is named after the Gossler hanseatic banking family. The Goßlerhaus, a white mansion previously owned by the Gosslers, is located in the park.

Wikipedia: Gossler's Park (EN)


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