Cruise Gate Hamburg is the terminal operator of the three cruise terminals (Altona, HafenCity and Steinwerder) in Hamburg and in charge of the berthing allocation of the ships. Hamburg continues to play a pioneering role in environmental protection and offers alternative energy supply at all its terminals. Since 2017, a new cruise terminal is under construction at HafenCity. The new cruise center, which will be integrated into a shopping, hotel and entertainment complex, will replace the current HafenCity terminal from 2022 onwards. Over the past years, Hamburg has evolved as one of Europe´s cruise capitals – with nearby 900 000 passengers and over 200 calls. With Hamburg Cruise Days, the Port Anniversary and other maritime events, Hamburg is the most eventful city port in the world and welcomes cruise ships like no other port.