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About Munich

Germany's third-largest city, Munich is packed with popular attractions such as the English Garden, the Nymphenburg Palace, and the Marienplatz. The German capital is also home to the Deutsches Museum, the world's largest museum of science and technology. Named the 'World City with Heart', Munich is the ideal destination for any traveller with an appreciation for art, history, and nature.

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English Garden

Larger than London's Hyde Park and New York's Central Park, the English Garden is one of Munich's largest and most favoured parks. The park offers stunning natural scenery as well as cycling and jogging tracks for its visitors. Don't forget to stop for a hot cup of tea at the Japanese teahouse before you leave.

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Nymphenburg Palace

Once used as a summer residence by Bavarian rulers, this lavishly designed castle has large gardens, beautiful pavilions, and splendid sculptures. This palace is one of Europe’s largest and features several other attractions tucked away on its premises like a fountain, a lake and the ‘Amalienburg’ which has a hall of mirrors.

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Neuschwanstein Castle

Welcoming over one million visitors each year, the Neuschwanstein Castle is one of Munich's must-visit attractions. The German palace was featured in various blockbuster movies such as 1963's 'The Great Escape' and 1968's 'Chitty Chitty Bang Bang'.

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Bavarian State Opera

Established in 1653, the Bavarian State Opera is among the top five opera houses in Europe. The opera house opens its doors to roughly 500,000 visitors annually. Whether you choose to attend a guided tour or a live performance, the Bavarian State Opera is an attraction you can't miss when in Munich.

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Deutsches Museum

Did you know that a trip to the Deutsches Museum is a trip to the world's largest science and technology museum? The museum showcases more than 28,000 objects in over 50 fields of technology and science including Aerospace, Chemistry, and Telecommunications. The museum also offers guided tours for children and adults.

Restaurants in Munich

Ratskeller

Sangam

If you're craving a spicy Indian meal, Sangam is the place to be.

Ratskeller

Leonrod

Lebanese food at its best is what you can expect the moment you set foot into Leonrod.

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Persepolis

Offering a variety of Iranian specialities, Persepolis is one of Munich's hottest restaurants.

Ratskeller

Ratskeller

A favorite among Arab tourists, Ratskeller offers a variety of delicious German dishes at affordable prices.

Ratskeller

Marmaris

Missing a taste of home during your time away? This eatery offers authentic Turkish delicacies in the heart of Munich.

Shopping in Munich

Maximilianstrasse

If you're looking for an outdoor shopping destination filled with unique food stalls, luxury shops, and local boutiques, Maximilianstrasse is where you need to head to.

Maximilianstrasse
Fünf Höfe

Fünf Höfe

Home to over 60 local and international stores such as Armani, Guess, and Marco Polo, Fünf Höfe is one of the top shopping destinations in Munich. The mall is also filled with restaurants and cafes that visitors can enjoy after a long day of extensive shopping.

Karstadt

Karstadt

Located in the famous Marienplatz, Karstadt is where locals and tourists shop for the latest fashion trends. Known for its wide selection of local boutique stores, Karstadt is a shopping destination that children and adults adore!

The Riem Arcaden

The Riem Arcaden

This three-floor shopping mall has over 120 retail stores that sell everything from clothes to makeup, and electronics to home decor. The Riem Arcaden also features a salon, a supermarket and a pharmacy, making it the ideal destination for tourists and locals alike.

Auer Dult

Auer Dult

As one of Munich's oldest markets, the Auer Dult is held three times each year. This unique place has over 300 stalls that sell books, souvenirs, and natural skincare herbs. The market is also features children-friendly attractions and activities such as a puppet show, a merry-go-round, and bumper cars.

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Tourists should note that all shops and restaurants close by 8pm in Munich.

Best time to visit Munich

autumn

March to May

temperature
5° to 12°C

Autumn is the best season to visit Munich if you want to enjoy cheaper hotel rates and uncrowded attractions.

Munich facts

Languages

German

Currency

Euros(EUR)

Transportation

Trams, buses, taxis

Population

1.5 million

Landmark

English Garden

Airports

Munich Airport (MUC)

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