munich
Country : Germany
Currency : Euro (EUR)
Language : German
Population
City: 1 407 835 (2014)
Metro: 2 768 488 (2014)
Time
Zone: Central European Time (CET)
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
Hofgarten, Munich
The hofgarten is a former court garden originally created in the early 17th century near the Residenz Palace. The garden features an elegant small temple at its center.
Siegestor, Munich
The Siegestor is a Victory Gate built in the mid 19th century to commemorate the Bavarian Army's victory in the Napoleontic War. It was modeled after Rome's Arch of Constantine.
Max-Joseph-Platz, Munich
Max-Joseph-Platz is flanked by grand buildings created in the early 19th century by the court architect Leo von Klenze. Most impressive is the Nationaltheater, Munich's large opera house.
Olympiapark, Munich
Olympiapark was the site of the 1972 Olympic games in Munich. It is best known for the futuristic tent-like structures, in particular the Olympic Stadium.

Random Munich Tours & Activities
Half-Day Afternoon Classic Bike Tour of Munich, Munich
  • Average Rating:5.0/5 stars
  • Duration: 4 hours
From USD
$37.04



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