Speicherstadt, Hamburg and Altstadt, are nearby suburbs which are also worth exploring.
Do make the effort to see some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area such a great vacation choice. Learn, admire and be amazed in the various museums including Hamburger Kunsthalle, the Cap San Diego and Hamburg Museum. Book in for a live performance at Imperial Theater, the Elbe Philharmonic Hall and Laeiszhalle.
If you are into nature, plan a trip to some of the nearby green spaces. These are good spots to relax. Enjoy some of the scenic city parks such as the Botanical Gardens and Japanese Garden.
Those with some time to spare in Hamburg should not miss out on Fish Market, the Planten un Blomen and Beatles Platz. Visitors with a passion for faith and religion shouldn’t miss the St. Peter's Church, the St. Catherine's Church and the St. Nikolai Church.
Treat yourself to a new outfit, grab a bite to eat or just window shop at nearby fashion hotspots such as Grosse Freiheit, Europa Passage and Neuer Wall.
If you are holidaying without kids in tow, spend some time at Holsten Brewery.
This area is home to the legendary Hamburg Blue Devils football team in summer and FC St. Pauli soccer team in winter. Both teams play regular matches at Millerntor Stadium. Even if there are no games on, you can still visit the stadium during one of the many concerts hosted here.
When it’s time to slow down after a busy day discovering the charms of Reeperbahn, check in to one of the area's many bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. The Radisson Blu Hotel, the Hotel Hafen Hamburg and the Barcelo Hamburg are just some of the many great places to stay around here.