Step out for a moment from visiting all the classic attractions and consider making your way toward one of these unusual things to do. Here you will get a sense of how much more there is to see in the Bavarian capital than giant beers and tight leather pants.
Look beyond preconceived notions that Munich is only made up of lederhosen-clad Oktoberfest celebrations, and embrace the reality that this city has become a sophisticated scene. But that doesn’t mean you have to skimp on the beer tasting. Enjoy the best of both worlds with Bavaria’s beer halls and cultural experiences.
Beyond the notoriety of Oktoberfest awaits a city just as alluring and thrilling every other week of the year. In Munich, Germany, old Bavarian tradition meets big-city modernity in a fantastic explosion of Weisswurst sausages, chic cafés, sprawling beer gardens and looming churches. Here’s how to do it in a day.