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Hamburg: Insider Tour of the Reeperbahn & St. Pauli

1. Hamburg: Insider Tour of the Reeperbahn & St. Pauli

Experience Hamburg's Red Light district with celebrities and Reeperbahn experts. Encounter people, like Udo Lindenberg’s legendary bodyguard, Eddy Kante, or iconic Red Light experts and bouncers like Fabian Zahrt. Meet drag queens, like Barbie Stupid, or historian and local expert, Doc Eva Decker. Experience Germany's most popular neighborhood tour, featuring the perfect mix of information, entertainment, sinful stops and sights, and a crazy sightseeing show. Pass by the world-famous Herbertstraße and the Davidwache police station before visiting a BDSM dungeon or a sex shop.

St. Pauli Nightlife Tour with Drag Queen in German

2. St. Pauli Nightlife Tour with Drag Queen in German

Discover the nightlife of St. Pauli and the Reeperbahn. Learn everything you need to know about life in St. Pauli from your drag queen guide. Look forward to the particular humor, the angelic eyes, and the devilishly loose tongue and immerse yourself in the mysterious world of the drag queens of St. Pauli. Visit Olivia Jones' Dollhouse, get to know the local drag queens, and finish the evening with a lot of fun at Große Freiheit.

Hamburg: Reeperbahn 2.5-Hour Guided Tour (Adults Only)

3. Hamburg: Reeperbahn 2.5-Hour Guided Tour (Adults Only)

Discover why the Reeperbahn became the best known and most sinful mile in the world. Everyone parties here, enjoy a public or private guided tour of the 930-meter party mile called the Reeperbahn. See where Udo Lindenberg lived on the Reeperbahn, and where Hans Albers wanted to skip his check. Find the 2 ATMs in Germany with the highest turnover. Europe’s smallest police station, the Davidwache, is located on the Reeperbahn, where the Beatles stayed overnight. The most expensive and worst-equipped single room of St. Pauli is also located on this street. Head on to the infamous Herbertstrasse, where sex workers have worked since 1900. The most famous pub door always intrigues. Also pass by Beatles-Platz, the Große Freiheit, and the memorial stone of the Star-Club along the way. After the tour, you’ll know all the highlights of the Reeperbahn.

Reeperbahn: 2.5 hour Crime, Sex workers & St Pauli Tour

4. Reeperbahn: 2.5 hour Crime, Sex workers & St Pauli Tour

Tour Hamburg's infamous Reeperbahn and learn about the past and present of the red light district. Immerse yourself in the depths of St. Pauli and enjoy an exclusive drink in the middle of the district. After a refreshing drink, continue to St. Pauli. See it all - the Davidwache, red light district, Herbertstraße and Große Freiheit. Learn all about the clubs along the Reeperbahn including the former StarClub and the famous Ritze with its boxing gym.

Hamburg: In the Footsteps of Olivia Reeperbahn Tour

5. Hamburg: In the Footsteps of Olivia Reeperbahn Tour

Discover Hamburg's famous St. Pauli and tour the highlights on this guided walking tour. Take a look at infamous spots like the redlight district as well as interesting bars and attractions, including Spielbudenplatz and the Olivia Jones Bar. See the home of the FC St. Pauli and its world-famous stadium. Take a stroll along the most sinful mile in the world: the legendary Reeperbahn or Hamburg's redlight district. Admire local gems, including the smallest police station in Europe: the Davidwache. See the highest cocktail bar in the area and soak up the stunning views of the harbor. Visit famous plazas like Hans-Albers-Platz and Beatles-Platz and learn the history behind each turn with insightful commentary from your local guide.

Sin & Sex: Guided Tour of Reeperbahn Street

6. Sin & Sex: Guided Tour of Reeperbahn Street

Discover Hamburg's infamous red light district by night. Walk down Davidstraße and the famous Herbertstraße to Hans-Albers-Platz, where live music emanates from the clubs and bars.  Pass the streetwalkers to the most famous side street of the Reeperbahn: the Große Freiheit. Walk past the famous strip clubs like the "Dollhouse" and "Susis Show Bar" to Große Freiheit 36, where the Beatles got their big break in 1962. Get insider information about the red light district. Listen to your guide as they tell you about the old gangs on St. Pauli. Learn what prostitution in St. Pauli is like. 

St. Pauli Tour: Drag-Attack with Barbie Stupid & Lee Jackson

7. St. Pauli Tour: Drag-Attack with Barbie Stupid & Lee Jackson

Barbie Stupid and Lee Jackson, stars of Olivia’s Show Club, know the neighborhood and its bars, clubs, and dives like the back of their hands. Their guided kiez (neighborhood) walking tour is not a regular guided tour. It's a sightseeing show – a perfect mix of saucy banter, sinful sights, information and entertainment. With witty remarks, Barbie and Lee guide you through the red-light district. The tour leads you across the Reeperbahn and along winding paths to the Große Freiheit, the birthplace of St. Pauli. Stops include the world-famous Herbertstraße, the Davidwache (Germany’s most famous police station) and much more. Germany’s most famous drag queen, Olivia Jones is a proud advocate who speaks up for respect, diversity and tolerance. With her colorful team of entertainers, she shows you around Hamburg’s infamous red-light district sharing insights into the world of spotlight, red light, and flashing blue lights.

Hamburg: 2.5-Hour Beatles Music Tour

8. Hamburg: 2.5-Hour Beatles Music Tour

Explore St Pauli on foot and hear fascinating stories about the Beatles in Hamburg. Take a guided walk through the side streets of St Pauli and visit the major Beatles-related locations. See the famous red-light district with the Reeperbahn and Große Freiheit where the Beatles spent a lot of time on and off stage in the early sixties. Enjoy live performances of Beatles songs by your musician guide during the walk. Visit a local pub to see more performances of your favorite Beatles tracks. Walk in the footsteps of the Beatles and experience the bustling atmosphere of St. Pauli on this 2.5-hour tour.

Hamburg: St. Pauli Tour of the Reeperbahn

9. Hamburg: St. Pauli Tour of the Reeperbahn

Discover the world of contrasts in Hamburg. Experience what is on the one hand the "most sinful mile in the world." Yet on the other, is a multi-faceted district with a colorful mix of entertainment and culture, of gastronomy and bars and the hippest nightclubs, from fast food to gourmet restaurants, from the flophouses to luxury hotels. The best way to immerse yourself in this world is to join a Reeperbahn tour in a small group, led by St. Pauli insiders. This district is so full of incredible stories and anecdotes that a tours can't avoid telling such great tales. Get recommendations for clubs and restaurants as well as establishments in which the "customers" are treated well rather than dragged over the table. As a tourist location like St.Pauli attracts many interesting characters, learn how to take the proper precautions, lest you end up at another famous institution at the end of the evening: the Davidwache, Germany's most famous police station. Enjoy the highlights of St. Pauli and see the Tanzenden Türme (Dancing Towers), the Große Freiheit area, the Spielbuden Square, the Hamburger Berg area, and much more.

Hamburg: Reeperbahn, Port, & Fish Market Morning Tour

10. Hamburg: Reeperbahn, Port, & Fish Market Morning Tour

Experience Hamburg at sunrise on this exciting tour to the fish market. See the Elb Tunnel, ride on the harbor ferry, and explore this unique part of the port city. Start at the Reeperbahn as that area dies down from the night, cross over to the colorful Spielbudenplatz, and walk past Davidwache, a spot featured in various TV shows and movies. Proceed to the port and into the depths of the 100-year-old Elb Tunnel. Take a ride on the harbor ferry towards Finkenwerder, enjoying the fresh harbor air as you learn interesting facts about the Hamburg Harbor. Afterwards, walk along Großen Elbstraße, a street lined with gourmet restaurants as well as wholesale fish retailers. Stop at Schellfischposten, where the popular TV show “Inas Nacht” is filmed. Finally, wander the world-famous fish market. As your guide tells you interesting and entertaining stories about the Altona Fish Market, stroll through the alleyways and admire the fresh fish and other delicacies. Enjoy a coffee and typical Hamburg specialties with live music in the Fish Auction Hall, and get your Sunday off to a fun and relaxing start.

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We booked the tour through Vanity Trash and had a blast. We learned great stories about the neighborhood and also a bit of Hamburg history. In between there was a little schnapps. All round good! Then we went to the first floor of the Olivia Jones pub and looked at an "exhibition" there. After that we went down to the pub and had a lot of fun. The drink prices were absolutely cheap and the fun was suuuuuper. Great music and animation by Funny Fanstatic. Very nice evening !!!

Great tour. Passionate guide. Best life music by the guide. Exciting stories. Just great. Thanks again.

very informative and entertaining explanations. Everyone liked it very much.

Great tour guide. Funny and fun but also informative and insightful

Individual guided tour with a very knowledgeable guide!