Munich is the capital of German state of Bavaria and the third largest city in Germany after Berlin and Hamburg. It is one of the most toured cities in the world. It is a home to many universities, museums and theatre – its many architectural attractions, sport events, exhibitions and its famous Oktoberfest attracts many tourists annually. The Munich Oktoberfest is one of world’s largest folk festival that has attracted over six million visitors annually for the past decades.
On your visit to Munich, you will need a guide to help make the most of your stay. This article is here to give you adequate information that will make your Munich tour a memorable one. Details are given on the best trips and tours you can take from Munich to different attractions sites around the country. To have the best experience on your tour to Munich, some Must-visit locations are below.
The Neuschwanstein Castle which is also called the fairytale castle of King Ludwig II of Bavaria.
It is one of the greatest Castle in Europe with estimate of 65,000 square feet. Over a million tourist visit the Neuschwanstein every year – it commands up to six thousand visitors daily in summer months making it one of the most visited places in the world. It is a romantic spot and perfect for love birds. It has an artificial cave fully radiated with different beautiful colours known as the Theme park grotto.
Considering day trips from Munich to Neuschwanstein will be a memorable experience. Hotel Muller and Hotel Alpenstuben are places you can stay if you consider a weekend trips from Munich to Neuschwanstein.
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Duration: 10 hours 30 minutes
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Duration: 10 hours 30 minutes
Salzburg is a city in Central Australia and the capital of Salzburg state. It shares border with German province of Bavaria. Great and breathtaking experience awaits you if you consider taking a day trip from Munich to Salzburg.
Salzburg is a festival city – its international festival features top international stars attracting over 150, 000 of cultural tourist every summer. Salzburg with its attraction sites are sure to get your mind blown up in your day trips from Munich. Some of the major attractions you will encounter there are; Museum of modern art, museum of natural history that depicts the artistic history of the city, Mozart’s Birthplace, Mirabell pace and Garden and lots of others.
The beautiful landscapes, romantic haunts, festivals and lots more are sure to provide you with the best weekend ever. Places to stay if you are taking weekend trips from Munich are Hotel Sacher Salzburg, Radisson Blu Hotel, and Sheraton Grand Salzburg.
The Bavarian Alps is a term that summarize the several mountains ranges of the limestone Alps of the Bavarian state in Germany. The Alps form the border between the southern Bavarian in Germany and the Tyrol in Western Austria.
Get ready for a treat as you take day trips from Munich in December to one of the most beautiful landscapes of Germany ranked as one of the most attractive places in Central Europe. Taking day trip from Munich to the Bavarian Alps will expose tourist to the best of nature that any nature lover can’t hesitate to miss – it is rich in wildlife, glacial lakes and thick fir-tree forest. Some people refer to this place as the winter wonderland due to the amazing beauty beheld in this location during winter.
A visit to the beautiful Bavarian Alps can never go wrong. It has countless numbers of tourist attractions just to make sure your stay is pleasurable and memorable.
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Linderhof Palace is one place you a must visit for every tourist in Europe. Day trip from Munich to Linderhof Palace is an experience you will not forget in a short while.
The Linderhof Palace is the only palace that King Ludwig II was able to complete and lived in. It was inspired from French architecture and surrounded by ornamental gardens that extends into the mountains, beautiful terraces and cascades of the Italian Renaissance style.
Architectural features in the Park includes Moorish Kiosk, Moroccan house, Music pavilion, the Palace chapel and Venus Grotto. Nearby hotels you can stay on weekend trips from Munich are Hotel Turmwirt, Hotel Maximilian, Hotel arnica and Hotel Waldruh.
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Another place you should visit to make the most of your Munich tour is the medieval town of Dachau which is situated in Northwest of Munich.
The Dachau concentration camp memorial site was one of the first National socialist (Nazi) Government concentration camps opened in Germany to hold political prisoners – preserved as Holocaust memorial to the detainees who suffered and died before its liberation in 1945.
The memorial have now become a major attraction in Bavaria, commanding lots of visitors each year. A half day trips from Munich to Dachau memorial site will be enough to get you familiar with the prison that detained social democrats, trade unionist, communists and political opponents of the Nazi regime. This location is a perfect spot to catch in all all the interesting historical facts.
Bavaria Safari Hotel, Hotel Fischer and Hotel Palazzio are some hotels you can stay as day trip from Munich this December.
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If you decide on visiting the Herrenchiemsee palace during your visit in your Munich tour then you are definitely in for a treat of a lifetime. This palace was Built based on the idea of King Ludwig II to a copy of Versailles Palace as a temple of fame in honor of the sun King Louis XIV of that he fervently admire.
You will definitely fall in love with the sumptuously furnished rooms and interiors which are rated as the best of nineteen century designs still in existence till date. Some of its important features are the museum that has twelve rooms on the ground floor of the southern wing end – the museum has portraits, historical photographs, furniture and grand dress that best shows King Ludwig’s life history from his birth to his death.
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Duration: 10 to 11 hours
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Duration: 9 hours 30 minutes
Taking a day trip from Munich in December to Nuremberg because of its famous market that draws over a million shoppers every year. Your visit to Nuremberg in day trips or weekend trips from Munich is one experience that is sure to win your heart over.
It is a city rich with many side and tourist attractions which are primarily rooted in arts and German culture. Some of the must-visit places to visit in your day trip from Munich are the sandstone cliff called Kaiserburg, the Germanisches National Museum, German National Railways Museum, the Gothic fountain called Schoner Brunner, the Nuremberg Zoo, Stadmuseum Fembohaus, Nuremberg Trial Memorial and the Sebaldus Church.
In your half day trip from Munich, don’t miss the delicious Nuremberger Bratwurst, a sausage only produced in Nuremberg.
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Duration: 8 to 10 hours
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Ingolstadt is the fifth largest city in Bavaria, on the bank of the Danube River in the center of Bavaria. The city sites headquarter of Audi, German top automobile manufacturers.
It has museums that best reveals its artistic history and culture that brought about the Bavarian revolution - Some of its attractions you can explore in your day trips from Munich are the Stadt museum, Asamkirche, Audi factory and forum, Museum mobile, The Bavarian army and police museum, and Wildpark am Baggersee.
Places to stay in your weekend trips from Munich are Hotel Domizil, Roomreich, HotelRappensberger, and B&B Hotel Ingolstadt.
Berchtesgaden is in the Bavarian alps of Southwestern Germany near the border Salzburg. It associated with Watzmann which is the third highest mountain in Germany that attracts tourist all year round for mountain climbing.
Your day trip from Munich in winter will give you opportunity to sail on the Königssee, hiking and skiing the alpine meadow, tour the salt mine and visit the local Hofbrauhaus. Have an incredible view of the Bavarian and Australia Alps on your half day trips from Munich from Hitler’s mountaintop tea house that sits just above the clouds of Eagle’s Nest.
Places to stay in Berchtesgaden for your weekend trip from Munich are Hotel Gruenberger, Hotel Bavaria, Haus Mulgraben and Villa Bello.
Switzerland is a country that shares border with Bavaria and one of the places you can visit in your day trip from Munich.
The soaring snow-capped peaks of the Alps, glittering blue lakes Emerald valley, glaciers and beautiful landslides makes Switzerland one of the place you should consider for your weekend trips from Munich.
Some of the thing to do in Switzerland in your day trips from Munich in winter is hiking, paragliding, skiing and climbing. Places to visit on your weekend trips from Munich are Lake Geneva, Lucerne, Interlaken and the Matterhorn. Switzerland is a box of endless fun for tourist from Munich coming for weekend trips.
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Shared Arrival Transfer: Munich Airport to Munich Central Station
Day Trip to Neuschwanstein and Linderhof Castles from Munich
Salzburg Day Tour from Munich
FC Bayern Munich Football Stadium tour and Allianz Arena
Romantic Road, Rothenburg and Harburg Day Tour
Bavarian Beer and Food Evening Tour from Munich
Hitler and the Third Reich Munich Walking Tour
Munich Bike Tour with optional Konigsplatz and Olympia Park
Munich day trips are special, professionally-guided tours which are designed to take you on long hour trips outside Munich city or sometimes combine various Munich main attractions together at a low cost just to occupy your day with fun-filled moments and interesting activities.
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Munich day trips are trips that take you on a day exploration inside or outside a city. They vary in days (including: Munich multiple day tour, day trips outside Munich city, day trips in Munich city), and varies also in prices based on type of Munich day trips starting from €13.34 to €1324.81.