Top 38 Things to do in Munich, Germany

Munich, Germany, is one of those cities which seems ripped from a fairy tale. Charming architecture dominates the streets, castles perch in the distance, and ages-old folklore is just as relevant as modern amenities. Want to spend some time discovering the top sights? Pick up a Munich map, and let us help you put together an unforgettable itinerary.

2-day Linderhof, Neuschwanstein & Hohenschwangau Tour
Spend 2 days in one of the most stunning areas of southern Germany, the Ostallgäu region, home to royal castles and scenic mountains and lakes. Explore 3 famous royal castles from the time of Ludwig II, stroll through the alleys... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

2 days

Free cancellation

$328
per Room

5 Lakes Scenic Helicopter Flight
The lakes of Bavaria make a beautiful sight from the air, and this tour of the idyllic region by helicopter lets you see the region's charm for yourself. With views that stretch from tree-lined meadows to the distant Alps, you... Read More

Categories: Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours

20 minutes

Free cancellation

$497
per Group

Atlantic Lounge at Munich Airport (MUC)
Kick up your travel-weary feet with a first-class relaxation experience in the Atlantic Lounge. This peaceful oasis offers a convenient escape from the airport bustle, with access to amenities that run the gamut from useful to luxurious, from Wi-Fi and... Read More

Categories: Tickets & Passes

3 hours

Free cancellation

$36
per Traveler

Bavarian Food Tasting at Viktualienmarkt with Brunch
The Viktualienmarkt is a microcosm of Munich's culinary scene; enjoy a tour of the food market with brunch and tasters. Saunter up and down the rows of stalls as your expert guide enlightens you on the typical treats and delights... Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Restaurants & Nightlife, Tours & Sightseeing

2 hours

Free cancellation

$26
per Traveler

Bavarian Lakes & Munich Helicopter Flight
Climb aboard a helicopter and fly south from Jesenwang airfield to see 5 lakes—Ammersee, Weßlinger See, Pilsensee, Wörthsee, and Lake Starnberg—before veering north toward Munich to spy its famous architecture. Admire Marienplatz, Frauenkirche, and the English Gardens. Read More

Categories: Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours

45 minutes

Free cancellation

$997
per Group

Chic Outlet Shopping® Experience at Ingolstadt Village
Step into a relaxing shopping paradise at Ingolstadt Village. Travel in style aboard the sleek and chic Shopping Express®, enjoying stress-free transportation from Munich and taking advantage of discounts of up to 60 percent off the recommended retail price. Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

6 hours

Free cancellation

$17
per Adult

City & Lakes Scenic Helicopter Flight
Ride a helicopter into the skies over Munich for a great look over one of Europe's largest and most dynamic cities. From historic landmarks of the Holy Roman Empire to modern stadiums and scenic lakes, this flight gives you a... Read More

Categories: Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours

45 minutes

Free cancellation

$310
per Traveler

City Center & English Garden Walking Tour
Discover the notable landmarks of Munich's long history on foot, a great way to explore the area. Visit one of the city's leisure spaces at the English Garden, and look out for the surfers—a bizarre addition given the distance to... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

2 hours

Free cancellation

$12
per Adult

City Center Segway Tour
Take to the streets of Munich aboard a Segway and explore grand boulevards, splendid parks, and famous historic landmarks. Segways are a great way to explore, as they allow you to get to places you couldn't normally explore on foot.... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours

Free cancellation

$82
per Traveler

City Center Sightseeing & Munich Residenz
Discover the best of Munich with the flexibility of a hop-on hop-off tour before a guided audio tour at the majestic Munich Residenz. Create your own schedule, picking out sites that suit your interest, before finishing at the extensive complex... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

1 day

Free cancellation

$44
per Traveler

Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Tour
Head out to Dachau—home to one of Germany's first concentration camps. Gain valuable insight as you delve into the city's dark history. Explore locations where convicts were abused, see remnants of the camp, and hear tragic stories that bring Munich's... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

5 hours

Free cancellation

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$24

$22
per Traveler

Dachau Memorial Site Half-Day Walking Tour
Witness firsthand the atrocities of the Nazi rule at the Dachau Concentration Camp. Via one of only a few sanctioned tours, see the brutal environment prisoners were forced to inhabit as your guide provides informative narrative. Pause for reflection at... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$24
per Adult

Dinner Cruise on Lake Starnberg with Classical Music & Fireworks
Feel like royalty with a luxurious evening cruise on Lake Starnberg, once a favorite destination of Bavarian kings. Enjoy a champagne reception followed by a 3-course dinner, listen to Royal Water Music along with stories about the Kingdom of Bavaria,... Read More
Europa Lounge at Munich Airport (MUC)
Kick up your travel-weary feet with a first-class relaxation experience in the Atlantic Lounge. This peaceful oasis offers a convenient escape from the airport bustle, complete with access to amenities that run the gamut from useful to luxurious, from Wi-Fi... Read More

Categories: Tickets & Passes

3 hours

Free cancellation

$36
per Traveler

Famous Beer Halls Walking Tour
A night out in Munich is exciting and memorable, so don the lederhosen and step into the vibrant and loud world of the "Beer Capital of the World. " Join fellow travelers and locals with a love of brewing and... Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Restaurants & Nightlife, Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours

Free cancellation

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$16

$14
per Adult

Full-Day Bicycle Rental
Munich is best explored on 2 wheels, so take advantage of a full-day bike rental and pedal through every pocket of this historically fascinating and culturally rich city. A well-maintained bicycle, flat terrain, and 24-hour drop-off service make this an... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

48 minutes

Free cancellation

$19
per Adult

Hop-On Hop-Off City Center Tour
Packed full of cultural and historical sites, enjoy the convenience of discovering Munich at your own pace with a hop-on hop-off tour. Circle the city center aboard a double-decker bus, hearing informative descriptions of the important landmarks from your guide... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

1 day

Free cancellation

$19
per Adult

Hop-On Hop-Off City Tour
Discover the many wonders of Munich aboard a convenient hop-on hop-off bus that transports you in comfort from one attraction to the next. Witness the majestic façades of downtown's beautiful buildings as you explore the stunning capital of Bavaria. Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

1 day

Free cancellation

$17
per Adult

Munich Helicopter Flight
Soar into the air aboard a helicopter to witness the Bavarian capital from a new perspective. From the skies, it's easy to spot Marienplatz, the Frauenkirche, the Maximilianeum, and even the BMW global headquarters. Keep your eyes peeled for Nymphenburg... Read More

Categories: Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours

30 minutes

Free cancellation

$664
per Group

Neuschwanstein Castle & Mountains Helicopter Flight
Admire the spectacular sights of Bavaria from the window of a comfortable helicopter. Take flight over the gorgeous countryside and admire aerial views of Neuschwanstein and Linderhof castles, and the sweeping panoramas of the mountains, dotted by charming alpine villages.... Read More

Categories: Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours

1 hour 10 minutes

Free cancellation

$545
per Traveler

Neuschwanstein Full-Day Tour
The enchanting sight of Neuschwanstein Castle, nestled at the foot of the German Alps, is not one to be missed. Venture out into the delightful Bavarian countryside to enjoy a day packed with history and local culture, and admire the... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours

Free cancellation

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$41

$37
per Traveler

Personal Private Photo Shoot
Get a memorable and personalized souvenir of your vacation with a private photo shoot using Munich's main landmarks as a background. With the help of a bilingual local photographer, discover the city at your own pace and capture timeless memories... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

30 minutes

Free cancellation

$221
per Group

Private Bavarian Lakes, Alps & City Sights Helicopter Flight
Soar high over the rolling green valleys, snow-dusted mountain peaks, and castle-dotted lansdscapes around Munich on this scenic, private helicopter flight. A knowledgeable pilot rattles off facts about alpine lakes, storybook castles like Neuschwanstein, and natural features such as Germany's... Read More

Categories: Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

1 hour 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$1,664
per Group

Private Minivan: Memmingen Airport (FMM)
Enjoy convenient private transportation between Memmingen Airport (FMM) and your hotel in the comfort of a minivan. For transfers to and from Memmingen Airport, the zones to select from include: Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

30 minutes

Free cancellation

$115
per Vehicle

Private Minivan: Munich Airport (MUC)
Enjoy convenient private transportation between Munich Airport (MUC) and your hotel in the comfort of a minivan. For transfers to and from Munich International Airport, the areeas to select from include: Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

45 minutes

Free cancellation

$103
per Vehicle

Private Porsche Tour on the Autobahn & Mountain Roads
Get the ultimate driving experience in a 560-horsepower Porsche Turbo as you cruise around Bavaria's stunning mountain roads. Venture onto the non-speed-restricted German Autobahn to experience the once-in-a-lifetime thrill of the full, unrestricted power of a Porsche engine. Read More

Categories: Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$888
per Traveler

Private Standard Car: Memmingen Airport (FMM)
Enjoy convenient private transportation between Memmingen Airport (FMM) and your hotel in the comfort of a standard car. For transfers to and from Memmingen Airport, the zones to select from include: Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

30 minutes

Free cancellation

$102
per Vehicle

Private Standard Car: Munich Airport (MUC)
Enjoy convenient private transportation between Munich Airport (MUC) and your hotel in the comfort of a standard car. For transfers to and from Munich International Airport, the areas to select from include: Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

45 minutes

Free cancellation

$100
per Vehicle

Residenz Serenade Concert
Inside the grand walls of the Munich Residenz, a venue in which Mozart himself once played, enjoy an enchanting evening of classical music. Talented Residenz musicians perform pieces from some of the world's most highly regarded composers. Read More

Categories: Events & Shows, Restaurants & Nightlife, Sports, Tickets & Passes

1 hour 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$33
per Adult

Residenz Serenade with Bavarian or Gourmet Dinner
Enjoy a captivating evening of music within chapel walls once treated to a performance from Mozart himself. Soloists from the Residenz Orchestra bring pieces from the classical era alive. After, enjoy a Bavarian feast in a local beer hall or... Read More

$89
per Adult

Royal Castles Full-Day Tour
In Neuschwanstein and Linderhof you see 2 examples of the fairy tale world of the Bavarian court. Learn about Ludwig II, the "Swan King," and his architectural vision. Stroll around the picturesque resort of Oberammergau on this day spent away... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

11 hours

Free cancellation

$60
per Adult

Salzburg & Salzkammergut Lake District Day Tour
Pretty Alpine villages hide among towering peaks in the area surrounding Munich. Admire the scenic beauty of the Bavarian Alps on your way to Salzburg in Austria, Mozart's birthplace. See crystal-clear lakes, including Mondsee, made famous by The Sound of... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

11 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$57
per Adult

Shared Coach: Munich Airport (MUC) - Munich Train Station
Enjoy convenient and cost-effective shared transportation between Munich Airport (MUC) and the Munich city center aboard a coach. For transfers to and from Munich Airport, the stops to select from include: Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

40 minutes

Free cancellation

$12
per Adult

Shared Shuttle: Munich Airport (MUC)
Enjoy convenient and cost-effective shared transportation between Munich Airport (MUC) and your hotel aboard a shuttle. For transfers to and from Munich Airport, the zones to select from include: Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

1 hour

Free cancellation

$41
per Traveler

Skip-the-Line Dining at Hard Rock Cafe
Enjoy all Hard Rock Cafe has to offer with skip-the-line entry as you're shown straight to your table. With an appetizing menu, fun ambiance, and walls adorned with amazing music collectibles, this is sure to be an experience to remember.... Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Restaurants & Nightlife

1 day

Free cancellation

$21
per Traveler

Skip-the-Line: SEA LIFE Munich Aquarium
Dive in and discover what lies beneath the ocean’s surface at SEA LIFE Munich Aquarium. Featuring more than 4,500 sea creatures, scaly critters—even ancient green sea turtles—your day of marine discovery reminds you that all great things come from under... Read More

Categories: Attractions

1 day

Free cancellation

$20
per Adult

Third Reich Walking Tour
Discover the murkier side of Munich's recent history. Learn of the birth and development of the Nazi party with a tour of the significant sites. Your expert guide is on hand to provide important historical perspective as you witness how... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

2 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$15
per Adult

Tracing the Third Reich Tour
Explore the dark side of Munich's history as you step back in time to analyze the grim realities of the Nazi Germany era, when their power extended across Europe and terror reigned. Immerse yourself in the Third Reich and World... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours

Free cancellation

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$17

$15
per Traveler

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