Considered biggest party port in the world, Hafengeburtstag (anniversary port) takes place this year on the first weekend of May. From 5 to 7 May 2017. This year marks the 828th anniversary of the Port of Hamburg. It's a celebration of the founding of the back port of 1189.
The Emperor Federico Barbarossa issued a paper granting freedom from customs duties for all sailing ships on the Elbe from Hamburg to the North Sea.
On this special anniversary, the bustling port provides maritime program to suit the whole family.
Over 300 ships from different parts of the world head to Hamburg for the celebrations and many of them welcome visitors on board.
Luxury cruise ships, high historic ships, military ships, boats, police museum ships navigation, tugboats and elegant yachts will all be on display.
Hafengeburtstag Hamburg offers a full program of fun activities and fascinating land and water.
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