To appreciate the many textures of Hamburg, pull on some comfortable shoes and discover nearby neighborhoods like Speicherstadt, Hamburg, and Altstadt.
Jungfernstieg has plenty of museums, exhibits and show venues within easy reach that allow visitors to really get a feel for the area. Spend part of the day browsing the exhibits at Hamburger Kunsthalle, the Cap San Diego and Hamburg Museum. To catch home-grown and touring acts, pick up some tickets to Imperial Theater, Schauspielhaus and the Elbe Philharmonic Hall, one of the area’s most popular performing arts venues.
If the sun is shining, follow the lead of the locals who know the area best and make the most of the nearby green spaces. To breathe in the fresh air of a natural setting explore the Botanical Gardens and Japanese Garden.
To really get a feel for the area, visit some of the local sights such as Fish Market, the Planten un Blomen and Beatles Platz. These spots are a magnet for travellers from all over the world. Whatever your background or beliefs, you'll appreciate the peaceful atmosphere at sacred places like the St. Peter's Church, the St. Catherine's Church and the St. Nikolai Church.
Find the perfect accessory, stock up on groceries or just enjoy the atmosphere at nearby shopping hotspots like Grosse Freiheit, Europa Passage and the Hamburg Wholesale Market.
An important local icon is Millerntor Stadium, which is home to the Hamburg Blue Devils football team in summer and the FC St. Pauli soccer team in winter. Music lovers can also browse the stadium’s entertainment guide to see if there’s a concert on during their stay.
After a day discovering the sights, sounds and smells of Jungfernstieg, rest up in one of the area’s popular hotels or serviced apartments. Take your pick from the Radisson Blu Hotel, the Hotel Hafen Hamburg, or the Holiday Inn Express HAMBURG CITY CENTRE.