With plenty of parks and beaches in and around the city, summer is arguably the time of year when Hamburg really starts to shine.
Hot town, summer in the city! Don’t sweat though, and dive right into Hamburg’s public outdoor pools.
Watch international classics, cult films and blockbuster movies at these open air cinemas in Hamburg’s great urban outdoors.
Franzbrötchen, cucumber or whiskey-flavoured ice cream to make your summer perfect? Find the best gelato places in Hamburg!
On the city beaches along the Elbe river and elsewhere, beach clubs open their doors as soon as the weather allows it.
Did you know that Hamburg has its own beach and multiple beach bars? Explore the city's sandy side ─ here's how to get there.
Even in the North, Bavarian-style beer gardens can be found aplenty. After all, nothing beats a cold beer in the warm summer sun.
Every night in summer, the lake at the Planten un Blomen park lights up in magical colours accompanied by a classical music programme. Perfect for a picnic!
Enjoy Hamburg's plentiful outdoor opportunities ─ stroll around the Alster or go jogging in the Stadtpark.
Take to the water and discover a new side of Hamburg. Paddle through romantic canals or sail the beautiful Alster lake.
As soon as the spring sun shows its face, street festivals seem to pop up all over Hamburg. See what’s on and join the party.
Just outside the city's doorstep, the beautiful landscape of Northern Germany unfolds. Explore on foot, by bike or in a canoe.
Sailing, festivals, rock music and the Wild, Wild West - There is a huge variety of events happening in North Germany, waiting to be discovered!
Whether you're into rock, punk, pop or singer/songwriter music — here's where to find the best festival spots in and around Hamburg.
31 Mar: Remember to switch clocks to summer time. Your night will be one hour shorter, but you'll have plenty of daylight to make up for it.
Take your motorhome to the city, tow your caravan to the dyke, pitch your tent on the beach! Camping options in and around Hamburg.
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