) is the third largest city in Germany
, located some 20 km to the south-west from Unterföhring
. The capital city Berlin
is in 660 km to the north-east. The population is about 1,260,400 people in accordance with 2009 census. Many people visit Munich each year to take a look at its famous royal residences and events.
Munich is served by Franz Josef Strauss (IATA: MUC) airport which is 40 km away.
Best things to see in Munich
The Nymphenburg Palace (German: Schloss Nymphenburg), i. E. " Nymph's Castle" is a Baroque palace in Munich, Bavaria, Germany. The palace was the main summer residence of the rulers of Bavaria.
Oktoberfest is a sixteen-day festival held each year in Munich, Germany during late September (and running to early October). It is one of the most famous events in Germany and the world's largest fair, with some six million people attending every year, and is an enjoyable event with an important part of Bavarian culture. Other cities across the world also hold Oktoberfest celebrations, modeled after the Munich event.
The Botanischer Garten München-Nymphenburg (21. 20 hectares) is a botanical garden and arboretum located at Menzinger Str. 65, Munich, Bavaria, Germany. It is open daily, except on 24 and 31 December; an admission fee is charged.
Blutenburg Castle is an old ducal country seat in the west of Munich, Germany on the banks of river Würm.
If you have seen everything in Munich already, take a look on the outskirts of the town. If you will be around, try one of the following places:
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