Mostly the cities of Germany are quite known for their ancient architecture from the Roman era. Magnificent cathedrals and old universities are dotted in every city like Munich, Berlin, Frankfurt etc and alluring global tourists. But some cities are special in their ways and temp travellers from their romantic ambience, the plethora of cultural offerings and Hamburg is one of them, a city perfect for romantic getaways.
When e talk about Hamburg, romance automatically pops up in everybody mind due to Love Lock Bridge and beautifully designed waterways perfect for spending a cosy evening with your bae.
For a romantic break, Hamburg offers many tranquil spots where you can enjoy with your partner like dining on a river cruise, walking hand in hand at cobblestoned streets, enjoying the illuminated Chrismas market during winters etc.
Without creating much Hype here in the intro let’s unfold things that couples can do during their romantic gateway of Hamburg.
Plan a Date on Canal & Harbour Cruise
People say that Venice is the city of canals but Hamburg has is a great alternative as it has more canals than Venice. Couples isn’t this ideal for a perfect date like you can enjoy cruising along the waterways and out into the harbour.
You have to start your cruise trip from the Port of Hamburg, close to Landungsbrücken subway station from there, several tour operators sailing boats along the canals in the Speicherstadt district. So take the tour of the city with bae in the cosy weather and relax on the deck of cruise under the sunshine and admire the whole city.
Leave a Padlock on Love Lock Bridge
With so many canals encircling this beautiful town, it’s no wonder that bridges can be found everywhere. It is believed that if couples leave a padlock on the love bridge they never separates and their love last forever. Thus couples this is an amazing activity you have to do while attaching locks to bridges in the city to show your love. You can also propose your bae on this Love Lock Bridge for a lifetime experience.
A footbridge connecting the Landungsbrücken subway station is one of the most common spots for performing this romantic activity. It’s fun to imbed names and dates on some of the locks as these memories you can cherish for your life with your partner.
Stroll at Planten um Blomen Park
In Hamburg, an evening stroll in the park with your loved one is a wonderful way to enjoy the sunset. Planten un Blomen park is a large public park in the heart of the city with a variety of flowers, fountains and beautiful waterfalls which looks mesmerising at night. The park is lit up with pretty lights every evening and there’s also a water show that draws thousands of visitors.
It’s the safest place to get away from Hamburg’s crowded streets and waterways. Couples can stroll hand in hand in this park and spend some romantic time with each other in the illuminated park.
Paddle Boat With Love at Alster Lake
Lake Alster offers panoramic views of Hamburg as it surrounded by lush parks and stunning villas. It’s fun to take your partner here and give her the distinct adventure of paddling a boat or kayak on a sunny day. Confess your feeling and feel the love on a sunny day.
There are plenty of rental shops lined up around the lake, but head to Jungfernstieg subway station for a cluster of rental options. If you will visit in winter you won’t experience this paddleboarding thing as, during the winter, Lake Alster freezes over, transforming it into one of the city’s biggest ice rinks.
Take Bae For Candlelight Dinner at Haerlin
Haerlin is a high-end restaurant that specialises in French haute cuisine. The dining room is brimming with new flowers and when illuminated by soft candlelight, it’s extremely romantic. The menu features a variety of sampling courses that change with the seasons.
World-class dishes include roasted veal with morel mushrooms and champagne-poached Gillardeau oysters. From the breadbasket at the start of the meal to the macaroons at the end, every detail has been carefully considered. The scenery on the left bank of Inner Alster Lake is breathtaking.
Enjoy Couples Spa at Holthusenbad
Holthusenbad is an atmospheric building that houses a public swimming pool and spa. It’s just a few euros to enter and the facilities are charmingly retro. There are three pools here, one of which is a wave pool, both indoor and outdoor. The sauna and steam room are located in a separate location from the public pool. Come with loved ones in the evenings for a romantic treat, with the sauna area lit up with candles.
Beyond Hamburg’s vibrant harbour, an array of museums and Miniatur Wanderland, there is a hidden Hamburg that is as equally fascinating.
Enjoy Concert at Lavish Elbphilharmonie
The Elbphilharmonie concert hall located at the heart of the HafenCity neighbourhood of Hamburg. It opened its doors in January 2017 for visitors. It has already established itself as a landmark in Hamburg and a unique music venue in the world.
If you have the opportunity, attend a concert in the magnificent Grand Hall, or at the very least pay a visit to its Plaza for stunning views of the harbour.
Sip a cocktail with Bae at Skyline Bar 20up
Hamburg’s proximity to rivers and the sea ensures that fresh fish and seafood are always available for dining. A few drinks and a beautiful view are a tested formula for romance. This winning combination can be found at Skyline Bar 20up near the Elbe River. The views of the Hamburg Port on the Elbe River are industrial but beautiful, particularly at night.
Party Scenes For Couples
In one of the city’s high-quality restaurants, sample new Hamburg cuisine. Couples, if you enjoy hopping clubs and lively nightlife, Hamburg is also a nice place to visit. Simply go to the Reeperbahn, Europe’s longest party street and a globally renowned red-light district, in Hamburg. After midnight, the Reeperbahn and its surrounding streets and squares come alive with endless bars, clubs and discos.
On the Grosse Freiheit in Hamburg’s St Pauli Neighborhood, neon lights and signs for bars and nightclubs will certainly entice you.
Visit Top Attraction – Miniatur Wunderland
The Elbe River is home to Germany’s most popular tourist attraction. Miniatur Wunderland is the world’s largest miniature railway. Over 1,000 trains, over 4,000 homes and 260,000 figurines live in the museum’s nine miniature worlds.
Any visitor to the city should see it but couples you can pay a visit here if looking for some changeover in your romantic schedule.
These are a few things which you can do with your loved ones here and enjoy your romantic trip to Hamburg in a different way. Also, there are many things you can do here and other destinations where you can travel. But these are some mandatory things yo perform in Hamburg. So plan a trip and let us know about your experience on Social Media. – Follow us on Facebook and Instagram – @theindiaimagine