The culture-rich Munich is the heart of Bavaria, surrounded by medieval buildings and a taste of history from every angle. The city owes its fame to the popular beer drinking festival that sees tourists coming in to sample a fresh brew at Oktoberfest. Discover an array of museums and appreciate the raw architecture and nostalgia of the city. Whether it’s art and culture you’re after or you are looking to enjoy the hearty gastronomy, there is definitely something for everyone. Take a look at this curated list of best Viator tours in Munich, from a day tour of Salzburg to a beer and culinary experience.
Experience the fairytale of ancient castles in Bavaria that look like they are a cut out from a storybook. The full-day tour takes you on a journey that explores the masterpieces created by Germany’s 19th-century King Ludwig II. You will venture on a scenic tour of Bavaria in a comfortable couch that will take you to Neuschwanstein and see the model for Disney’s Sleeping Beauty castle and a shopping stop in postcard-pretty Oberammergau, famous for its Passion Play.
Neuschwanstein and Linderhof Royal Castles Tour from Munich
Duration: 10 hours 30 minutes
Sit back on a locomotive that takes you out to witness the birthplace of Amadeus Mozart. Explore the musical legend’s home with a knowledgeable tour guide followed by a visit to Domkirche Cathedral and Festung Hohensalzburg fortress. During the 10-hour experience, visitors will have 3 hours of free time to explore Salzburg at their own pace.
Salzburg Sightseeing Small-Group Day Tour from Munich by Rail
Duration: 10 hours
This emotional and informative tour takes you to the tragic Holocaust of World War II. During the 5-hour experience, you will have the opportunity to pay your respect to those who lost their lives. Learn about Dachau’s history at the exhibition center, and see the Nazi camps and reconstructed barracks, cells, guard houses, and other buildings. The tour includes the service of a guide as well as a return bus and train ticket.
Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site from Munich by Train
Duration: 5 hours
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A tour that directs you into Munich’s past. Learn about the much revered Adolf Hitler and walk the streets where Hitler fought his way to power. Your guide will also take you to the memorial monuments and the beer halls where the Nazi followers gathered to conspire. If you have 2.5 hours to spare, then make sure to book yourself a spot on this group tour.
Hitler and the Third Reich Munich Walking Tour
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
This tour explores the highlights of Munich by foot. Take out 2 hours of your time and see historic landmarks like the Old Town Hall, Frauenkirche, and St Peter’s Church. Get a peek of Hofbräuhaus beer hall and visit Viktualienmarkt food market, Marienplatz and Odeonsplatziktualienmarkt food market, Marienplatz and Odeonsplatz.
Munich Old Town Small-Group Walking Tour
Duration: 2 hours
Beer is the iconic drink of choice in Bavaria, and no trip to Munich is complete without sampling the various brewers’ choices that the city has to offer. This 3-hour tour takes you to different beer halls where you will have the chance to sip on different beers and pair them with yummy sausages. You will get to experience the vibrant nightlife and visit the Oktoberfest museum and a traditional beer garden.
Bavarian Beer and Food Evening Tour in Munich
Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
The open top city bus allows you to have the flexibility to explore the city at your own pace, just hop on and hop off at your ideal stop. Choose a 24-hour Express Tour to check out Munich’s main highlights or a 24-hour or 48-hour Grand Tour ticket for more attractions. Personalize your itinerary so that you can maximize on this opportunity to see as much as possible.
Munich City Hop-on Hop-off Tour
Duration: 60 to 120 minutes
If you have ever been interested in how good beer is made, then this comprehensive brewery tour is for you. Beer lovers will enjoy the excursion that takes you to different beer halls in Munich including the famous Hofbräuhaus beer hall. You will get to learn about the various processes and have the opportunity to sample different types of beers including the famous refreshing Weissbier. The duration of the tour is 3.5 hours and includes the sampling beers and transportation.
Munich Beer and Brewery Tour Including Samples
Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
Gather around at a meeting spot with a small group of people and glide your way through the city on your 2-wheeler. An experienced guide will lead you to all the must-see attractions in Munich. Taking the segway will allow you to preserve your energy and get to witness as much of the city in 2.5 hours. The tour starts off with a brief introduction on how to manoeuvre the segway. Once you have the hang of things you will be zoomed off to see places like Odeonsplatz, Hofgarten, Victory Gate, Leopoldstraße, the Maximilianeum, and the Peace Angel, among others.
Munich 3-Hour Landmarks, English Garden Group Segway Tour
Duration: 3 hours
Why waste much of your holiday time standing in line when you can spend more time exploring the wonders of Munich’s aquatic creatures? This ticket allows you to skip the queue and waltz straight into the aquarium that has over 3000 marine species. As you embark on this tropical journey you will have the pleasure of witnessing over 20 different shark species, seahorses and stingrays housed in over 700,000 liters of water. A perfect choice for a day out with the family and the kids will love the experience of being introduced to a magical world where they will see real-life Nemo, and be surrounded by a diverse landscape of vibrant colors.
Skip-the-Line SEA LIFE Munich Ticket
Duration: 1 to 2 hours
Journey out and discover the highlights of Bavaria
Take advantage of being in this historical city of Bavaria, and visit these top attractions in Munich. You will discover that the city has a lot to offer visitors of all age groups. Whether you are in town for a day or a week, your itinerary will be jam-packed with cool activities. Make sure to book these top Viator tours in advance to avoid any disappointments.
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