Current Time



Why Go?

Lovely historic city nestled against the Bavarian Alps

Buzzy atmosphere (Euro capital of publishing and tech)

Beer, of course

What To Skip

Oktoberfest—the world's biggest amusement-park fraternity party

What For:

Arts + Culture, Family, Nightlife

When To Go:

May, June, September, October


Expert picks of the best places to stay in Munich

See all 8 Munich hotels ›

Planning A Trip?

Save hotel and restaurant reviews, amazing photos, and more great stuff from to your own personal Trip Plans. Learn More ›


see all Munich photos ›

Browse our gallery of Munich images, or upload your own


see all related articles ›
  1. Tourist Traps That Are Worth It

    Tourist traps are to travel as death and taxes are to life: irritating and... more

    from, August 2009

  2. World's Best Hotel Design Details

    There's never been a better time to travel. Seriously. For one thing, room rates... more

    from, June 2009

  3. First-Class Travel

    Warning: If you've always wondered what happens up front on long-haul flights... more

    from, November 2007

Information may have changed since date of publication. Please confirm details with individual establishments before planning your trip.



I understand and agree that registration on or use of this site constitutes agreement to its User Agreement, Privacy Policy, and Mobile Terms and Conditions.

iPhone App:

Create personalized postcards out of your favorite travel photos!

Learn More ›
Subscribe to our free RSS feeds:

Get the latest destinations picks, hot hotel lists, travel deals and blog posts automatically added to your newsreader or your personalized homepage.

Learn More ›


Special Advertisement

Contests, Sweepstakes & Promotions


Send  to your phone!

Don’t show this box again.
This information will be sent directly to your phone and waiting for you in a text message. Simple click on the url in that message or browse on your phone.
Need more help? Our FAQ may contain the answer you need.
Never want to type in your cell phone number again?
Register now with and you'll be able to save your number and enjoy other great features like this.
I understand and agree that registration on or use of this site constitutes agreement to its User Agreement , Privacy Policy, and mobile terms and conditions. Standard text messaging rates apply.