Hamburg, Germany Travel Guide Last Updated: Dec 2022

Many people only know Hamburg as the place where the Beatles honed their craft early in their career, and that Red Light District area is still there and popular with tourists, but most of the rest of the city is very fashionable and impressive, and definitely worth a visit.

Why Visit Hamburg

Hamburg Facts

Population 1,800,000
Area 4,300,000
Timezone UTC+1
Currency Euro
Airports Hamburg Airport (HAM)

Where to eat and drink in Hamburg

Budget breakfastBreakfast is included with most hotels and hostels, but if you wake up late you'll have a few budget options.$4.35 - $7.61
Budget lunchSausages and Middle Eastern food are among the popular budget lunch options in Hamburg.$5.43 - $8.70
Budget dinnerYou'll find a wide variety of budget restaurants in the tourist areas, with hearty local meals usually nearer the top of this scale.$11.96 - $20.65
Beer (pint)German draft beer is almost all you'll find at most places. Some small bars have very cheap bottle deals as well.$3.26 - $5.43
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When to visit Hamburg

Temperature and rainfall

Month High F Low F Precip (inches)

Hamburg Weather advice

Sunrise and sunset

21 Mar6:21am6:35pm
21 Jun4:50am9:53pm
21 Sep7:04am7:22pm
21 Dec8:34am4:02pm

Where to stay in Hamburg

Hamburg Hotel Seasons

Hamburg Hotel Prices

Rating Price(USD)
starstarstarstarstar35.87 - 76.09
starstarstarstarstar43.48 - 81.52
starstarstarstarstar47.83 - 86.96
starstarstarstarstar70.65 - 103.26
starstarstarstarstar152.17 - 275.00
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Hamburg Hostel Prices

Type Price(USD)
Hostel Bed25.00 - 27.17

Where to go before and after