Saint Georg is a walkable, economical neighborhood with convenient options for restaurants, bars, and coffee shops. Take in the natural beauty of the lake and parks—or broaden your horizons with some local theater. Book a hotel in Saint Georg and start exploring everything in and around Hamburg.
Sightseeing around Saint Georg
The museums and theaters add a sense of refinement, while the monuments and other landmarks offer local lore. Arts and Crafts Museum, Hamburger Kunsthalle, and Deichtorhallen feature a variety of exhibits. You can buy tickets to live performances at Schauspielhaus, Ohnsorg Theater, and Thalia-Theater. St. Mary's Cathedral, St. Jakob's Church, and St. Peter's Church are significant monuments. Chilehaus, St. Gertrud Kirche, and Rathausmarket are a few landmarks that can't be missed. Create some family memories at Alster-Schwimmhalle, Criminal Dinner, and Hamburg Dungeon.
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 Planten un Blomen, Alsterpark, or Japanese Garden. Surround yourself with nature at Donners Park. For retail therapy, consider Wandelhalle, Levantehaus, and Moenckebergstrasse, and seek out the perfect souvenir. A visit to Hamburg Wholesale Market, Europa Passage, or Alsterarkaden won't disappoint either.
Don't miss some of the area's most popular attractions, such as St. Michaelis Church, Fish Market, and Hagenbeck Zoo. You can also stop by Markthalle Hamburg, Chocolate Museum, and Dialogue in the Dark Exhibition.
Getting around Saint Georg
For a quick way to explore the city, catch a ride on metro transit at Lohmuhlenstrasse U-Bahn, South Central U-Bahn, or North Central U-Bahn. To venture out of town, take a train from Hamburg Central Station.
The Hamburg (HAM) airport is 5.3 miles (8.6 km) from Saint Georg. You can also fly in and out of Luebeck (LBC), which is located 32.9 miles (53 km) away.