Welcome to Munich and Bavaria
From "Mad" King Ludwig to Oktoberfest and the Christmas markets, Bavaria has a storied history and is one of the most popular places to visit in Germany.
The capital of Bavaria has a lot of attractions to offer for all ages and tastes. Whether you are interested in history, architecture or art; whether you enjoy strolling through the parks, fancy attractions like a trip to the Bavaria Film Studios or long for a visit to one of Munich’s famous traditional beer gardens, you’ll always find something exciting in this multi-faceted city. Munich is also home to 46 museums, 56 theaters, 2 opera houses, and of course the world famous Oktoberfest which attracts Aerial view of Munich millions of visitors from all over the world each year. Take a romantic stroll through the old parts of the city around Marien Square, Viktualien Market and Odeon Square to see how Munich’s past is still lived in the every day life, enjoy a walk along the Isar river and its beautiful embankments, or visit the magnificent Nymphenburg Palace.
Munich is full of great restaurants. Enjoy fine Bavarian food as well as classic French, Italian, and even Indian food while in town.
Information about the world's most popular festival.