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For a peaceful excursion offering great views of Hamburg, don't miss this lovely sailing excursion on Alster Lake. Join your fellow mariners as you set sail on the calm waters, and fantastic views of city landmarks, verdant parks, and one of the biggest churches in the city. As you relax and cruise, sit back with an included drink, and take in the fantastic views of sunset over the city.
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Reviewed June 21, 2019

Moin! Moin! What a great way to see the city! We were booked this gem by our travel agent for a recent trip en route to a wedding. The excursion was well worth the cost. Our guide spoke excellent English, gave a great tour of...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank GmorehouseD
Reviewed June 9, 2019

Great way to relax and see the lake and sunset on a small wooden sailboat. Very peaceful and quiet way to wind down after a busy day in the city. The boat can only hold a dozen people so very intimate.

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank Cytraveler26
HHenning66, Owner at barca BOAT EVENTS, responded to this reviewResponded June 12, 2019

Thanks for your lovely review, we couldn't describe it better and we loved to have you on board. Thanks again! Ahoy, Henning & 2nd skipper Rainer

Reviewed June 8, 2019

Henning's English is flawless as his is humor and stories bout Hamburg. We were fortunate to have great fellow passengers as well. The view of Hamburg from the water is breathtaking. Put on a coat if you need it. but go. Not to be miseed.More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Joseph M
HHenning66, Owner at barca BOAT EVENTS, responded to this reviewResponded June 12, 2019

Dear Joseph, thanks for this great review! It was a real pleasure to have you and your lovely wife on board and to show you Hamburg from the waterside. I hope you had some more wonderful days in Hamburg and a save trip home to...More

Reviewed June 2, 2019

You can tell that sailing in Henning's passion which made the whole trip an unforgettable experience. We were a group of ten and for a stag party in Hamburg. You can bring your own drinks and Henning has a speaker on the boat for music...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank 633nilsh
HHenning66, Owner at barca BOAT EVENTS, responded to this reviewResponded June 12, 2019

Hi Nils, thanks so much for your review! That will help others to make their decision. I hope you guys had a fantastic night in Hamburg after your sailing cruise. Ahoy and best, Henning

Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

Henning is a laid-back and kind host who clearly enjoys sharing “his” Alster with others. The serene sunset cruise was the perfect welcome to the vibrant city of Hamburg.

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Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

First experience when we arrived in Hamburg! We had a great time on the boat with the sun going down. Surely would recommend it to everyone visiting the city! Thanks!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jeroen2504
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

A relaxing and beautiful way to enjoy Hamburg. Peaceful and nice way to meet people. While there wasn’t much wind, the captain showed us all of Alster Lake as we enjoyed drinks. This isn’t a tour, don’t expect much narration or sight seeing Definitely recommended....More

1  Thank Morog
Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

Hennig is just a relaxed and very cool guide - you will feel great with him on the water, even if you have just little or no sailing experience. Mit Henning auf der Alster = Hamburg pur und unverfälscht. Echt cool auch für Leute ohne...More

Thank Kai R
Reviewed September 9, 2017

Beautiful boats with sails set in perfect locations with wonderful views. For someone with fear of water, quickly overcame my fear and enjoyed the journey throughly. Henning is great and made us feel very relaxed and we had so much confident in him. My two...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Nukshi V
Henning H, Inhaber at barca BOAT EVENTS, responded to this reviewResponded September 13, 2017

Hi Nukshi, thank you so much for taking your time to write this awesome review. What a beautiful cruise we enjoyed together with your brother an little David. Hope all of you had a good journey back home. Say hi to your brother next time...More

Reviewed August 9, 2017

We had a great few hours on the water with Henning! It was the perfect activity for our pirate themed hen party and we'd recommend it to everyone.More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Nicola C
Henning H, Inhaber at barca BOAT EVENTS, responded to this reviewResponded September 13, 2017

Hi Nicole, thank you so much for your excellent review! That was definitely one of the coolest pirate hen parties on board of our old wooden two-master. Hope you had a cool party night after the cruise and enjoyed your time in Hamburg. Ahoy and...More

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