City in Germany


Munich, the capital of Bavaria, is home to centuries-old buildings and numerous museums. The city is known for its annual Oktoberfest celebration and cavernous beer halls, including the famed Hofbräuhaus, founded in 1589. In the walkable Old Town, Marienplatz is a central square containing landmarks such as Gothic Neues Rathaus (town hall), with a popular glockenspiel show.


Area: 310.4 km²


Founded: 1158


Weather: 13°C, Wind W at 16 km/h, 57% Humidity


Local time: Monday 12:44 PM


Getting there: 12 h flight. View flights


Population: 1.388 million (2013) UNdata


Major export: Automotive industry