munich
Country : Germany
Currency : Euro (EUR)
Language : German
Population
City: 1 326 807 (2008)
Metro: 2 644 807 (2008)
Time
Zone: Central European Time (CET)
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Munich
closeMunich, the capital of Bavaria, is a large cosmopolitan city that has been able to retain a provincial atmosphere. Its center is very compact, making it easy to tour the city on foot.
Most of the landmarks, like the Frauenkirche and New Town Hall can be found in the historic center. Munich's efficient subway will bring you to more remote sights, such as the Olympiapark and Nymphenburg Palace.
Random Munich Highlights
Viktualienmarkt, Munich
Munich's famous market is popular with locals and tourists alike. The lively market - often the site of festivals - boasts 140 stalls selling all sorts of foodstuff.
Englischer Garten, Munich
Europe's largest city park - a favorite among the locals - features two beer gardens, a Chinese Pagoda, a Japanese tea house and a Greek-style temple.
New Town Hall, Munich
Munich's New Town Hall, famous for its Glockenspiel or carillon, is one of the city's most prominent landmarks. It was built between 1867 and 1909 after the Old Town Hall proved too small for the growing city.
BMW Headquarters and Museum, Munich
The BMW museum is housed in an annex of the famous car company's headquarters near the Olympiapark. The main building is modeled after a four-cilinder engine.

Random Munich Tours & Activities
Hitler and the Third Reich Munich Walking Tour, Munich
  • Average Rating:4.5/5 stars
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
From USD
$20.46
5-Day Tour from Munich to Frankfurt: Rothenburg, Augsburg, Zugspitze, Munich
  • Average Rating:2.5/5 stars
  • Duration: 5 days / 4 nights
From USD
$735.16
Overnight Royal Castles Tour - Linderhof, Hohenschwangau, Neuschwanstein, Munich
  • Average Rating:4.5/5 stars
  • Duration: 2 days / 1 night
From USD
$305.52
Munich Segway Tour During Oktoberfest, Munich
  • Average Rating:5.0/5 stars
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
From USD
$80.47



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