Blankenese is a business-friendly neighborhood that's popular for its restaurants. Take in the natural beauty of the riverfront and parks—or broaden your horizons with some local theater. Choose one of Blankenese's hotels and explore the area around Hamburg with ease.
Sightseeing around Blankenese
The local museums and theaters add a sense of refinement. You can attend a show at Forum Schenefeld, UCI Kinowelt Othmarschen Park, and Altonaer Theater. At Ernst Barlach Haus, Harbour Museum Oevelgoenne, and Altona Museum, you'll learn about local culture. Altonaer Rathaus, Fish Market, and Beatles Platz are well-known local landmarks. Create some family memories at Airbus Site Funkenwerder, Hagenbeck Zoo, and Hamburger Dom.
Many visitors like to do some shopping while in town, but there are a number of other activities. An enjoyable day at the park is awaiting you at Loki Schmidt Garden, Jenischpark, or Volkspark Altona. At Donners Park, take some time to really appreciate nature. With a shopping trip to Elbe Shopping Mall, Stadtzentrum Schenefeld, or Grosse Freiheit, you might find that perfect souvenir. A visit to Trabrennbahn Hamburg Bahrenfeld, Imtech Arena, or O2 World Arena won't disappoint either.
Some of the most popular attractions in the area include St. Michaelis Church, Moenckebergstrasse, and Hamburger Kunsthalle. Altonaer Volkspark, Elbstrand, and Hamburg Yachting Marina are other top spots to see.
Getting around Blankenese
Looking for a quick way to explore more of the city? Catch a ride on metro transit at Blankenese S-Bahn and Iserbrook S-Bahn. You can journey across the water to another shore by taking a ferry.
Blankenese is 9.7 miles (15.6 km) from the airport in Hamburg (HAM). The next closest airport is Luebeck (LBC), located 40.5 miles (65.1 km) away.