With plenty of parks and beaches in and around the city, summer is arguably the time of year when Hamburg really starts to shine.
27 Jul — 26 Aug 2018: Cocktails, fireworks and lots of rides: Celebrate summer at this edition of the famous Hamburg DOM funfair.
Let your childhood dreams of the Wild West come true, see a parade of large sailing ships or rock out at a world-class music festival.
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.
Every night in summer, the lake at the Planten un Blomen park lights up with magical colours, accompanied by classical music.
Enjoy Hamburg's plentiful outdoor opportunities ─ stroll around the Alster or go jogging in the Stadtpark.
On the city beaches along the Elbe river and elsewhere, beach clubs open their doors as soon as the weather allows it.
Watch international classics, cult films and blockbuster movies at these open air cinemas in Hamburg’s great urban outdoors.
With both the Baltic and the North Sea only an hour's drive away, the many beaches and islands are a Hamburger's weekend delight.
Even in the North, Bavarian-style beer gardens can be found aplenty ... because nothing beats a cold beer in the warm summer sun.
Franzbrötchen, cucumber or whiskey-flavoured ice cream to make your summer perfect? Browse this list to find the best gelato places in Hamburg!
Hot town, summer in the city! Don’t sweat though, and dive right into Hamburg’s public outdoor pools.
Just outside the city's doorstep, the beautiful landscape of Northern Germany unfolds. Explore on foot, by bike or in a canoe.
Take your motorhome to the city, tow your caravan to the dyke, pitch your tent on the beach! Camping options in and around Hamburg.
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.