Discover the highlights of Lübeck city and hear the fascinating local history. Follow your private guide and see the picturesque Old Town which is located on a small island with easy access on foot. You can choose the duration of the tour (2, 3 or 4 hours) at your convenience:
- During the 2-hours tour, you will explore Lübeck and see the strong defense city walls with multiple towers and gates, like the Holstentor. You will pass a row of riverside salt warehouses from the XVI century. Admire St. Peter's Church with its stunning tower, marvel at the Rathaus building and the town hall. See St. Mary’s Church (Marienkirche) and hear its turbulent history and the legend related to this place. Go and visit St. Jakobi Church, look at the organs and details of the marine character of this church. In the end, see the Drehbrücke, a historic bridge.
- If you choose the 3-hours option you will also visit the interior of St. Mary’s Church. It’s worth seeing the huge interior, especially the astronomical clock and the medieval paintings and sculptures discovered after the war bombing. Also, see the interior of the monumental Lübeck Cathedral where you will find amazing chapels with sacral art and a unique historic clock.
- Extend to a 4-hours tour and visit the Holstentor. It is the proud symbol of the history of Lübeck as an empire-free city and its supremacy in the Baltic Sea region. The exhibition introduces you to the places where the long-distance merchant worked, the history of the city, its topography and architecture. In addition, it informs about seafaring, market events and laws in the Middle Ages