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
Residenz Palace, Munich
Currently a large museum with more than hundred rooms of artifacts, Munich’s Residenz Palace was the official home of Bavaria’s monarchs from 1385 to 1918.
Asam Church, Munich
This small but opulent Baroque church was built as a private church by the Asam brothers in the 18th century. The neighboring Asamhaus (Asam House) is just as ornamented.
Maximilianeum, Munich
The Maximilianeum is a grand Renaissance style building commissioned in the mid-19th century by King Maximilianeum II as the home of an 'institution of higher learning'.
Michaelskirche, Munich
The Michaelskirche, built as a counter-reformation church, is the largest renaissance church north of the Alps. The 16th century building boasts a massive barrel-vaulted roof.

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
$44.45
Overnight Munich to Frankfurt - Romantic Road, Rothenburg, Munich
  • Average Rating:3.5/5 stars
  • Duration: 2 days / 1 night
From USD
$239.37
Munich Oktoberfest Tickets and Tour, Munich
  • Average Rating:4.5/5 stars
  • Duration: 7 hours
From USD
$127.66



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