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Activities and Experiences in Bremen

The town hall and Roland statue on Bremen's market square. The Town Musicians Express passes by.
What can I experience on a city trip in Bremen? From a look behind the scenes of unique manufactories to an excursion to the nearby North Sea and a relaxed get-together on the Schlachte, the city on the Weser has a wide variety of activities in store.

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No matter if you are on a short trip to Bremen, if you are spending a longer holiday in the region, if a business trip leaves you time for activities besides your professional duties or if you are at home here and are looking for a change from everyday life: There is a lot to experience in Bremen and its surroundings. Let yourself be inspired and spend a great time in the Hanseatic city.

Tips For Every Season

Tips For Your Short Trip

There is so much to discover in the city on the Weser, so many stories to tell and so many adventures to experience that a short trip is not enough to get to know all the facets of Bremen. Nevertheless, the city of short distances is also a wonderful place for a short trip. Many of the most important sights are only a few minutes' walk away from each other, in vibrant and exciting districts you will get an impression of the local lifestyle. Just let yourself drift and be inspired by our tips for your short trip to Bremen.

A vintage car is driving on a crossroads. Bicycles are attached to the side of the road. The sun shines on the road

24 Hours in Bremen

Plan your day in the Hanseatic City

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A woman and a man walk past Bremen Town Hall. In the background you can see several people standing by the Bremen Town Musicians.

48 Hours in Bremen

Plan your two-day trip

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A smartphone with animated Town Musicians figures is held in front of the statue of the Town Musicians.


Take an exciting tour with Augmented Reality

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A tour guide stops with her group at the Bremen Town Musicians.

Tours and Tickets

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Look Behind the Scenes and Experience Bremen Brands

Beck's Beer, Mercedes-Benz or Airbus, but also small manufactories that produce delicacies such as sweets, coffee or beer, provide insights behind the scenes. In factory tours, guided tours and tastings, you will learn interesting facts about the various productions and immerse yourself in the worlds of Bremen brands.

Beck's brewery

Behind the Scenes

Take a look behind the scenes of various manufactories and large companies.

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Experience Culinary Delights

Guided tours, tastings and more

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Stroll, Rummage, Find Treasures - Shopping in Bremen

Finally getting a few days off? Then maybe there is some time for an extended shopping spree. Bremen is just the right place for that. From varied shopping streets, covered arcades, shopping centres and outlets to colourful flea markets and weekly markets - Bremen will delight you with its shopping landscape.

Shopping in Bremen


Visit the different shopping districts in Bremen

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Second Hand Shops in Bremen

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Excursions and Activities

How about a tour of the Weser, an excursion into the countryside or a bike tour? Great destinations for varied activities await you in Bremen directly or in the immediate vicinity. Above all, Bremen's sister city Bremerhaven invites you to take a tour. But the artists' resorts of Fischerhude and Worpswede are also well known far beyond the region's borders and are well worth a visit.

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Sustainable Activities

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Cycling in Bremen

Discover Bremen by bike!

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The Melchersbrücke in the Bürgerpark on a beautiful autumn day.

Parks and Recreation

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Trip to Bremerhaven

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Along the Coast

Day trips to the North Sea coast

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Gezeichnete Skyline von Bremens prominentenen Gebäuden