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“outer alster”(6 reviews)
Hamburg's outer port area provides visitors an escape from the crowds of the downtown area, featuring a number of recreational paths.
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Hamburg, Germany
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All reviews beautiful lake round the lake outer alster inner city boat trip sunny day nice area walk around hamburger joggers lakes shore path bike parks skyline perimeter
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Fabulous place with sailing, boat rentals, small canal boat cruises, lakeside cafes and a central fountain. Beautiful in a Wilhelminian city park sort of way, but modern and relaxed .

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Frederick P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Aside from the beautiful lake, one can enjoy viewings some of the most beautiful neighborhoods and architecture in Hamburg. This is a win-win choice for a nice day in Hamburg.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Y6912DKscotth
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It is possible to walk, cycle or take the Hamburger stadtrundfarht to get round the Aussenalster. If you walk it is something like 8 km. The private villas and the old buildings are fantastic to see as they face the Aussenalster. This is an area...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Klynge
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

You like to shoot beautiful sundowns? When in Hamburg, a classic location for dusk-fotography is the "Mundsburger Brücke" (Bus Number 6 or 17). You get this beautiful view onto a second bridge and the Fernsehturm. During summertime you can relax at a restaurant and a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank not2shy
Reviewed 16 November 2018

This was our third visit to Hamburg......and NOTHING pleases us more than spending time walking by and around the Lake. It's beautiful.......it's peaceful......it's a getaway. We appreciate the surrounding neighborhoods also. Again.......hoards of tourists are absent!!!!

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank morewierd
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

This beautiful lake is surrounded by walking and biking trails that are frequented by walkers and joggers. This lake has sailboats and in the afternoon, crew teams. It gets crowded in the afternoons so if you don’t like crowds I’d head out there in the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank LDavidMarquet
Reviewed 25 October 2018

I would definitely recommend visiting this area. The weather was nice, so I was thrilled to be able to walk along the water and observe the beautiful, tranquil surroundings.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank carmenh9393
Reviewed 13 October 2018

This is a great place to spend a day, the weekend or a week. Lots to do and see, excellent restaurants and shopping, wonderful hotels and architecture, and a rive runs through it. A must see.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 63andren
Reviewed 6 October 2018

These lakes add to the beautiful relaxing atmosphere the outer city brings. You can walk, jog or sail and enjoy the lovely scenery.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Susan V
Reviewed 10 September 2018

This lake is big enough for sailing, and nevertheless in a very central location in Hamburg. With the breeze, there isn't so much noise and bad smell:-)

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Tankred W
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Response from UweB900 | Reviewed this property |
1. you have to register with a credit Card and they charge € 5,- . download the "Stadtrad"-App is really good - there you see all bike-stations. Than you can rent the bikes - one size for all - you can move the seat - it's... More
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