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
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.
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.
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.
Deutsches Museum, Munich
The Deutsches Museum is the largest technological museum of its kind. The exhibits cover topics ranging from mining and agriculture to telecommunication and aerospace.

Random Munich Tours & Activities
Royal Castle of Herrenchiemsee and Fraueninsel Day Tour from Munich, Munich
  • Average Rating:4.0/5 stars
  • Duration: 10 hours 30 minutes
From USD
$64.43
 Munich Bavarian Food Walking Tour, Munich
  • Average Rating:4.5/5 stars
  • Duration: 2 hours
From USD
$32.87
Private Tour: Munich Old Town Walking Tour, Munich
  • Average Rating:4.5/5 stars
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
From USD
$43.39



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