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Munich

Munich is located in Southeast Germany in Bavaria, close the the Austrian border. It has been the heart of Bavaria for centuries.

Regions of Munich…
Altstadt (old city)
Maxvorstadt
Haidhausen
Ludwigvorstadt-Isarvorstadt
Southwest Munich
North Munich
East Munich
Points of Interests in Munich…

NameTypeClassAreaDistrict
Brienner Straße LandmarkBoulevardAltstadt
Platz der Opfer des NationalsozialismusLandmarkCity SquareAltstadt
Frauenkirche LandmarkChurchAltstadt
AsamkircheLandmarkChurchAltstadt
MichaelskircheLandmarkChurchAltstadt
Bavarian National MuseumMuseumHistoricalAltstadt
German Theatre MuseumMuseumTheater HistoryAltstadt
Munich City MuseumMuseumHistoricalAltstadt
Haus der KunstMuseumGraphic ArtsAltstadt
Jewish MuseumMuseumHistoricalAltstadt
ResidenzMuseumHistoricalAltstadt
Toy MuseumMuseumToyAltstadt
Alpine MuseumMuseumAlpine ExplorationAltstadt
MarienplatzCity SquareCity SquareAltstadt
OdeonsplatzCity SquareCity SquareAltstadt
ViktualienmarkShoppingMarket Place / Beer GardenAltstadt
Andechser Am DomLandmarkBeer HallAltstadt
HofbräuhausLandmarkBeer HallAltstadt
Zum AugustinerLandmarkBeer HallAltstadt
MilchhäuslLandmarkBeer GardenAltstadt
Schack GalleryMuseum19th century / RomanticAltstadt/North MunichEnglish Garden
KaiserplatzLandmarkCity SquareAltstadt
Munich HauptbahnhofTransportationTrain StationAltstadt
KarlsplatzLandmarkCity Square & GatesAltstadt
KaufingerstraßeShoppingPedestrian StreetAltstadt
Altes Rathaus / GlockenspielLandmarkHistoric Bldg.AltstadtMarienplatz
Neues Rathaus/GlockenspielLandmarkHistoric Bldg.AltstadtMarienplatz
PeterskircheLandmarkChurchAltstadtMarienplatz
MariensäuleLandmarkStatueAltstadtMarienplatz
Maximiliansplatz LandmarkCity SquareAltstadtMaximilianplatz
Square of the Victims of the ShoaLandmarkMemorial SquareAltstadtMaximilianplatz
Vater-Rhein-BrunnenLandmarkFountainAltstadtMuseumsinsel
Field Marshal's HallLandmarkHistoric Bldg.AltstadtOdeonsplatz
HofgartenNaturalCity ParkAltstadtOdeonsplatz
State Chancellery LandmarkHistoric Bldg.AltstadtOdeonsplatz
TheatinerkircheLandmarkChurchAltstadtOdeonsplatz
English GardenNaturalCity ParkAltstadt/North MunichEnglish Garden
Eisbach River SurfingNaturalCity ParkAltstadt/North MunichEnglish Garden
Chinese Tower LandmarkPagoda / Beer GardenAltstadt/North MunichEnglish Garden
Monopteros LandmarkHistoric Bldg.Altstadt/North MunichEnglish Garden
Bavaria Film StudiosAttractionFilm StudiosEast Munich
Perlach forest CemeteryLandmarkCemeteryEast Munich
EffnerplatzLandmarkCity SquareEast Munich
Mittlere Isar IslandNaturalCity ParkEast Munich
MVG MuseumMuseumTransportationEast Munich
Riemer Park LandmarkExhibition Center / ParkEast Munich
HofbräualleeAttractionBreweryEast Munich
Munich Hellabrunn ZooAttractionZooEast Munich
ForschungsbrauereiEntertainmentBeer GardensEast Munich
Gasthof MenterschwaigstraßeEntertainmentBeer GardensEast Munich
Haralds KollektivgartenEntertainmentBeer GardensEast Munich
KugleralmEntertainmentBeer GardensEast Munich
MichaeligartenEntertainmentBeer GardensEast Munich
St. EmmeramsmühleEntertainmentBeer GardensEast Munich
OstbahnhofTransportationTrain StationHaidhausen
Angel of Peace Monument LandmarkMonumentHaidhausen
Bavarian Public Observatory MunichAttractionObservatoryHaidhausen
Bogenhausen Cemetery LandmarkCemeteryHaidhausen
Church of the Holy CrossLandmark -ReligiousChurchHaidhausen
Eastern CemeteryLandmarkCemeteryHaidhausen
GasteigEntertainmentMusic HallHaidhausen
MaximiliansanlagenNeighborhoodHaidhausen
MaximilianeumLandmarkBavarian ParliamentHaidhausen
MedienbrückeLandmarkOffice Bldg.Haidhausen
MöhlstraßeLandmark30 Historic MansionsHaidhausen
Museum Villa StuckMuseumMansionHaidhausen
Ten TowersLandmarkOffice ComplexHaidhausen
Hi-Sky MunichAttractionFerris WheelHaidhausen
Müllersches VolksbadLeisureSwimming PoolHaidhausen
TheresienwieseCity ParkOktoberfest GroundsLudwigsvorstadt-Isarvorstadt
Old South CemeterLandmarkCemeteryLudwigsvorstadt-Isarvorstadt
Deutsches MuseumMuseumTechnology / ScienceLudwigsvorstadt-Isarvorstadt
VerkehrszentrumMuseumTransportationLudwigsvorstadt-Isarvorstadt
St. Maxmilian's churchLandmark-ReligiousChurchLudwigsvorstadt-Isarvorstadt
St. Paul's ChurchLandmark-ReligiousChurchLudwigsvorstadt-Isarvorstadt
Statue of Bavaria and Hall of FameLandmarkStatue / Hall of FameLudwigsvorstadt-Isarvorstadt
Alte PinakothekMuseum14th & 18th century ArtMaxvorstadt
Neue PinakothekMuseum19th century ArtMaxvorstadt
GlyptothekMuseumGreek/Roman SculptureMaxvorstadt
Museum BrandhorstMuseummodern & contemporary Maxvorstadt
Pinakothek der ModerneMuseum20th & 21st-century artMaxvorstadt
LenbachhausMuseumExpressionist ArtMaxvorstadt
State Collection of Egyptian ArtsMuseumEgyptian ArtsMaxvorstadt
State Mineralogical CollectionMuseumMineralsMaxvorstadt
St. Benno's Landmark -ReligiousChurchMaxvorstadt
St. Boniface's Landmark -ReligiousAbbeyMaxvorstadt
St. Louis'Landmark -ReligiousChurchMaxvorstadt
KarolinenplatzLandmarkCity SquareMaxvorstadt
KönigsplatzLandmarkCity SquareMaxvorstadt
Richard-Wagner-StraßeLandmarkCity StreetMaxvorstadt
Siegestor & Geschwister-Scholl-PlatzLandmarkCity SquareMaxvorstadt
Wittelbacher Platz LandmarkCity SquareMaxvorstadt
Löwenbräu BreweryAttractionBreweryMaxvorstadt
Spaten & Franziskaner breweryAttractionBreweryMaxvorstadt
Memorial for Georg ElserLandmarkMemorialMaxvorstadt
Old Botanic GardenNaturalGarden parkMaxvorstadt
Allianz ArenaEntertainmentSports VenueNorth MunichFar North
Chapel of the Holy Cross Landmark-ReligiousChapelNorth MunichFar North
MTU MuseumMuseumTurbinesNorth MunichFar North
Park at Fröttmaning Hill NaturalCity park North MunichFar North
Schloss SchleißheimLandmarkRoyal ResidenceNorth MunichFar North
Nymphenburg PalaceLandmarkPalaceNorth MunichNymphenburg
Botanical GardenNaturalGardenNorth MunichNymphenburg
Herz Jesu ChurchLandmark-ReligiousChurchNorth MunichNymphenburg
Nymphenburg parkNaturalParkNorth MunichNymphenburg
Museum of Man and NatureMuseumHistoryNorth MunichNymphenburg
Olympic ParkLandmarkNorth MunichOlympic area
Olympic HillLandmarkNorth MunichOlympic area
Olympic TowerLandmarkNorth MunichOlympic area
Sea LifeAquariumNorth MunichOlympic area
BMW Welt & MuseumMuseumAutoNorth MunichOlympic area
Walking ManLandmarkSculptureNorth MunichOlympic area
Sea LifeAttractionAquariumNorth MunichOlympic area
Northern CemeteryLandmarkCemeteryNorth MunichSchwabing
St. Ursula churchLandmarkChurchNorth MunichSchwabing
Walking Man LandmarkSculptureNorth MunichSchwabing
Blutenburg CastleLandmarkCastleSoutheast Munich
Flaucher Isar beaches and islandsNaturalBeaches & IslandsSoutheast Munich
Tierpark HellabrunnAttractionZooSoutheast Munich
WestparkNaturalCity Park & GardensSoutheast Munich
Waldfriedhof cemeteryLandmarkCemeterySoutheast Munich
Day Trips from Munich…
  • Berchtesgaden
    • Eagle’s Nest
    • Konigssee
  • Chiemsee
  • Dachau Concentration Camp
  • Füssen
  • Garmisch-Partenkirchen
    • Zugspitze
  • Herrenchiemsee
  • Ingolstadt
  • Innsbruck, Austria
  • Linderhof Palace
  • Neuschwanstein & Hohenschwangau Castles
  • Nuremburg
  • Passau
  • Regensburg 🏛
  • Romantic Road
    • Augsburg 🏛
    • Füssen
    • Dinkelsbühl
    • Rothenberg ob der Tauber
  • Salzburg 🏛
  • Schleissheim Palace
  • Ulm 

Transportation in Munich…

✈️ Airports

Munich has one major airport and a smaller one called locally as Munich West.
MUC – Franz Josef Strauß International Airport – This the main airport and a hub of Lufthansa airlines. All international flights arrive here and there are non-stop flights available from 12 US cities. Located 30 km northeast of the city center transportation is easy with S-bahn trains S1 and S8 running frequently. There are directly bus services to other cities from the airport.
FMM – Allgäu Airport Memmingen – Located 110 km west of Munich serviced by low cost Ryanair to European cities only. Shuttle buses run between the airport and near Munich Hauptbahnhof.

🚊 Public Transportation

Suburban TrainDB S-Bahn ( live S-Bahn map )
#S1 line, Munich Airport to Ostbahnhof / Freising to Neufahrn
#S2 line, Petershausen to Dachau / Altomünster to Dachau / Dachau to Markt Schwaben / Markt Schwaben to Erding
#S3 line, Mammendorf to Maisach / Maisach to Deisenhofen / Deisenhofen  to Holzkirchen
#S4 line, Geltendorf  to Grafrath / Grafrath to Trudering / Trudering to Grafing station / Grafing station to Ebersberg
#S6 line, Tutzing  to Starnberg / Starnberg to Grafing station / Grafing station to Ebersberg
#S7 line, Wolfratshausen to Höllriegelskreuth / Höllriegelskreuth to Höhenkirchen-Siegertsbrunn / Höhenkirchen-Siegertsbrunn to Aying / Aying to Kreuzstraße
#S8 line, Weßling to Munich Airport
#S20 line, Pasing Bahnhof to Höllriegelskreuth
Munich Train Stations
Munich Hbf – Munich main rail station in the city center. Most international arrivals & departure.
Ostbahnhof – Located east of Munich center for connections to Inter-city trains heading east, Munich U-Bahn, Tram & bus lines.
Pasing Bahnhof – Located west of city center for connections to inter-city trains heading west, Munich U-Bahn, Tram & bus lines

Light Rail / TramMVV (MMV network interactive map)
#12 line, Roanpaltz to Scheidpaltz
#15 line, Großhesseloher Brücke to Max-Weber-Platz
#16 line, Romanplatz to Effnerplatz
#17 line, Amalienburgerstraße to St. Emmeram
#N17 nightline, Amalienburgstraße to Effnerplatz
#18 line, Gondrellpaltz to Schwanseestraße
#19 line, Pasing Bahnhof to Berg am Laim
#N19 nightline, Pasing Bahnhof to St.-Velt-Straße
#20 line, Moosach Bahnhof to Karlplatz (Stachus)
#N20 nightline, Moosach Bahnhof to Karlplatz (Stachus)
#21 line, St.-Velt-Straße to Westfriedhof
#22 line, Horchschule München to Karlplatz (Stachus)
#25 line, Grünwald Debolfinger Paltz to Max-Weber-Platz
#27 line, Petuelring to Sendlinger Tor
#N27 nightline, Petuelring to Großhesseloher Brücke
#28 line, Scheidpaltz to Sendlinger Tor

U-Bahn / SubwayMVV (MVV complete route map w/U-Bahn)
#U1 line, Olympia-Einkaufszentrum to Mangfallplatz
#U2 line, Feldmoching to Messestadt Ost
#U3 line, Moosach to Fürstenried West
#U4 line, Westendstraße to Arabellapark
#U5 line, Laimer Platz to Neuperlach Süd
#U6 line, Garching-Forschungszentrum to Klinikum Großhadern
#U7 line, Westfriedhof to Neuperlach Zentrum
#U8 line, Olympiazentrum to Sendlinger Tor

City BusMVV (MVV complete route map w/Express bus)
82 lines (+ 15 night)

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Transit Cards / PassesCity Tour Card