Happy Bikes Hamburg

10 exciting facts about Hamburg

  1. Hamburg is the second largest city in Germany and has a population of around 1.8 million people.
  2. The city is famous for its numerous canals and bridges, which is why it is often referred to as the “Venice of the North”. There are a total of over 2,500 bridges in Hamburg.
  3. The Port of Hamburg is one of the largest ports in the world and plays an important role in global trade. It is also a popular tourist destination with numerous attractions such as the Rickmer Rickmers museum ship and the Elbphilharmonie.
  4. Hamburg is also known for its culinary specialties, including fish rolls, Labskaus and Franzbrötchen. The city has a lively restaurant scene with many Michelin stars.
  5. Hamburg has a long theater tradition and is home to the famous Thalia Theater, the Deutsches Schauspielhaus and the Ohnsorg Theater. The city also hosts the annual theater meeting of German-speaking theaters.
  6. The Reeperbahn in the St. Pauli district is known for its nightlife and is one of the most famous amusement miles in Europe. The Operettenhaus and the St. Pauli Theater are also located here.
  7. Hamburg is a green city with many parks and green spaces. The city's largest park is the Stadtpark, which covers over 150 acres and is home to a lake, a mini golf course, an outdoor swimming pool and an open-air stage.
  8. The Hamburg Cathedral is a folk festival that takes place three times a year and is one of the largest fairs in northern Germany. It offers rides, games, food and drinks, and fireworks.
  9. The Miniatur Wunderland is the largest model railway in the world and one of the most popular tourist attractions in Hamburg. It covers an area of 1,300 square meters and shows various landscapes and scenarios from around the world in great detail.
  10. Hamburg is also an important educational location with many renowned universities and research institutes. The University of Hamburg, the Technical University of Hamburg and the HafenCity University of Hamburg are among the best-known universities in the city.

Do you want to get to know Hamburg up close? Then rent one of our high-quality ones Cycles or come with us on an exciting guided tour Bicycle city tour.

10 exciting facts about Hamburg
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Our location
We are right in downtown Hamburg and within walking distance of the main train station, town hall and the well-known shopping mile “Mönckebergstrasse” (Lilienstr. 11)

If you come by public transport, we recommend that you get off at the subway station “Mönckebergstrasse” on line U3 (2 min. walk). Alternatively, you can take all lines to the main train station, from there it's about a 4-minute walk.