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Binnenalster cannot be avoided

This small atificial lake is very central in Hamburg. You can take a walk around it - takes maybe... read more

Reviewed December 18, 2018
Frederiksberg, Denmark
Beautiful and Great Location for a Walk

Was in Hamburg for first time for business. I had time to visit Binnenalster and walked around the... read more

Reviewed November 10, 2018
Waltham, Massachusetts
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The city's inner port area also serves as its commercial center with a wide range of shops and restaurants.
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Reviewed December 18, 2018

A big body of water, surrounded by some important streets, like Jungfernstieg and Ballindam. Old, massive buildings, but without really impressive architecture, housing restaurants and shops.There seem to be boat trips but I don't know where the departing point is. Probably in the summer is...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed December 18, 2018

This small atificial lake is very central in Hamburg. You can take a walk around it - takes maybe 45 min and it is nice. Or stay at the end close to the TownHall and the Hauptbahnhof. Lots of cafes and restaurants on the streets...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 10, 2018

Was in Hamburg for first time for business. I had time to visit Binnenalster and walked around the entire lake/pond in one hour. Great people watching as well.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 25, 2018

Sadly the pavement and promenade around the Binnenalster are filthy and littered. its probably better to look at it from a first floor cafe from one of the surrounding buildings.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 6, 2018

This is the best thing to have in the centre of a city - a beautiful lake! It is so relaxing and there are lots of places to eat and drink and just end off your day!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Susan V
Reviewed October 4, 2018

Make sure you visit Binnenalster lake at sunset for the best experience, sit around with a drink and watch the sun go down. Its extremely picturesque and a lovely way to end the day

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank EmmaFaith_x
Reviewed September 10, 2018

This is place to walk along, relax and enjoy the canal and ducks. Very close are places to eat and drink.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Paul A
Reviewed September 10, 2018

Binnenalster is a nice place with a lot of birds. You will be able to watch lots of seagulls and swans.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Tankred W
Reviewed September 8, 2018

If you go to Hamburg then you cannot and probably will not miss this lovely lake in the city centre and adjoining the Aussenalster by a short canal.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Lifetraveller99
Reviewed August 20, 2018

You cannot avoid to love it and you cannot miss it. If you like shopping, Alster boat traveling, just sightseeing or what ever takes you downtown, you will be close to this lovely lake. Enjoy the view, have an icecream on the stairs of the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank WLae
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