Hamburg: Pre-Programme

Price from

150 GBP




Available all year

Min. number

1 travellers

Booking code


Begin your adventure with a night in one of Hamburg's finest hotels, right in the heart of the city.
  • Begin your expedition in style at the luxury Westin Hamburg hotel

  • Visit Hamburg's historic buildings, museums and art galleries

  • Explore Elbphilharmonie and Speicherstadt in the HafenCity district on the waterfront

  • Explore Hamburg's attractions at your own pace

Day 1:   Check in to the Westin and explore Hamburg

Kickstart your expedition cruise with an extra night in Hamburg, staying at the luxury 5-star Westin Hotel, one of the city's most famous hotels. Located in the Elbphilharmonie building, it’s the perfect base for a visit to Hamburg, close to the main tourist attractions. Overlooking the HafenCity district and its waterways, you'll have great views of Hamburg from the 21st floor.

Stroll the promenade, enjoy a harbour cruise, or attend a performance at the Elbphilharmonie. Tour the locks and canals, stop by the historic St Michael's Church, or visit Hamburg's UNESCO-listed Speicherstadt and Chilehaus. When you're done exploring Hamburg, you can relax and enjoy the Westin's pool, spa or other facilities in stylish comfort.

Day 2: Breakfast and departure

Enjoy a delicious breakfast at the hotel before beginning your expedition cruise.

Practical information

  • One hotel night at the 5-star Westin Hamburg, with breakfast.

Not included
  • Gratuities, lunch and dinner.

Remarks and requirements
  • Starts one day before embarkation.

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