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Munich Travel guide
Munich : Michelin's recommendations
Situated near the Alps, the capital of Bavaria became the most important economic centre in southern Germany after the Second World War. In the early 21C, new districts are being built which combine the ideas of sustainable development and environmentally friendly forms of transport. Munich is now the second most popular tourist destination in Germany after Berlin. Art enthusiasts flock to the magnificent museums and Baroque churches, while the famous Beer Festival draws crowds of visitors eager to enjoy the festivities and the local brew!
Tourist attractions Munich : Things to see and do
Museumsinsel 1 D - 80538 München
Opened in 1925, the Deutsches Museum – one of the largest science and technology museums in the world – traces the development of science and technology to the present day and explains scientific and physical phenomena. The museum has two annexes: a ..
Barer Str. 27 D - 80799 München
This immense Renaissance style building was built between 1826 and 1836 to house the collections of paintings of the Wittelsbachs that had been made since the 16C by Duke William IV. Masterpieces of European painting from the 14 -18C are spread over ..
Max-Joseph Platz D - 80539 München
The first national theatre, built here between 1811 and 1818, was one of the greatest international stages, on a par with the operas of Vienna or La Scala in Milan.
A 2-minute walk from the Marienplatz Square and the Hofbräuhaus Brewery, this hotel in Munich city centre offers a free spa, a 16th-century restaurant, and soundproofed rooms with flat-screen TVs. Free Wi-Fi is also included. Platzl’s large hot/col..
Maximilianstr. 17 D - 80539 Munich
Prix Prices from : 280 €
An elegant spa with pool and panoramic city views are featured at this 5-star hotel. It is centrally located in Munich, a 5-minute walk from Marienplatz Square. Vier Jahreszeiten Kempinski München offers stylish rooms with modern décor. Each air-con..
Falkenturmstrasse 3 D - 80331 Munich
This hotel is located on the elegant Maximilianstraße in the historic part of Munich. Hotel Falkenturm offers a flat-screen TV in each room, and info iPads are available for free at reception. Each room at Hotel Falkenturm offers a work desk and pri..
Leisure activities Munich
Your journey to Innsbruck will skirt along some of Bavaria's most stunning lakes and wind through the Karwendel Mountains. Enjoy a visit to Swarovski's Crystal World before wandering through Innsbruck's historic city centre. Inclusions : Guided ..
Prices from : 60 €
Enjoy an evening of fun in Munich with a drive through the city with its illuminated monuments, a dinner and show event at the famous Hofbräuhaus, stunning views from the Olympic Tower and a drink at a nightclub. Experience the beauty of Munich at n..
Prices from : 43 €
Discover Salzburg, a city bubbling with culture, history, and, of course, the timeless legacy of Mozart. Enjoy the ride with breathtaking views of the landscape where the opening scenes of The Sound of Music were filmed. Journey through the Chiemga..
Pfisterstr. 4 D - 80331 München
A separate entrance leads into this historic hostelry that started life as a ducal mill in 1573. Stylish Bavarian bar crowned by a vaulted ceiling.
Platzl 6 D - 80331 München
The atmosphere at the Platzl Hotel is pleasant and lively and this feeling extends into Alfons Schuhbeck's elegant Alpine restaurant. Patrick Raaß offers two menus ('Schuhbeck's Classics' and 'World of Spices'). Next door, the restaurant's own shops ..
Neuturmstr. 1 D - 80331 München
Apparently just as influenced by Bangkok, Beijing and Shanghai as by his teachers in Germany, chef Simon Larese has developed his own contemporary culinary style with subtle Southeast Asian influences. The food served on the elegant gallery above the..
Maximilianstr. 17 D - 80539 München
Pfisterstr. 9 D - 80331 München
Located close to the Platzl Hotel, this family restaurant established in 1901 continues to serve classic cuisine. Diners appreciate the reasonably priced set menus (including wine), though you have to book in advance.
Wurzerstr. 18 D - 80539 München
It is just a short hop from the ritzy Maximilianstraße to this authentic Japanese restaurant. The menu - as characteristic as the minimalist design - offers fresh Far Eastern dishes. These include sushi, teppanyaki and 'pan-Pacific' cuisine.