Things to Do in Munich

Below you will find over 25 things to do  in Munich! Bookmark this page as I will updating it regularly with more things to do in Munich! And if you found this useful, I'd be grateful if you would share it!

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I have called this city home for almost six years now and am continually exploring it! So much so that I was the #BBCLocalite for Munich for BBC Travel for two years until the program was discontinued! While Munich is best known for Oktoberfest, the largest folk festival in the world, I’m here to show you there’s so much more to the city than that. Check out my Munich City Guide and you’ll see what I mean.

Travel guide to Munich, Germany

Germany’s First Cat Cafe

The Cafe-Katzentempel (Cat Temple) in Munich is Germany's first and currently only cat cafe. It's a PURRfect experience for feline lovers.

Offbeat Museums in Munich

There are over 40 museums in Munich, but here are 4 offbeat ones including one that includes a NeverEnding Story ride!

Tollwood: My Favorite Festival in Munich

Tollwood Winter Festival is one of my highlights in December in Munich. I find this festival/Christmas market much more interesting than the more popular Oktoberfest.

The World’s Most Luxurious Travel Kit?

Find out which European royal didn't travel light, but she did travel in style with one of the world's most luxurious travel kits. How does your travel kit compare?

Photojourney to Oktoberfest Parade

The Oktoberfest Parade in Munich is a perfect warmup for the Oktoberfest festivities with more than 7000 participants, colorful costumes and live music. Don't forget your dirndl or lederhosen!

Bier and Oktoberfest Museum

What does Oktoberfest have to do with a royal wedding? Where did beer originate? Find out at the Bier and Oktoberfest Museum in Munich.

Solving Mysteries of the Starnberger See

The Starnberger See is the most popular lake in the Munich lake district, but I was motivated to go for another reason - to solve the mystery of King Ludwig II's mysterious death.

Surfing in Munich

Surfing in Munich, Germany? Munich is likely not the first place that comes to mind when you think of surfing, river surfing is quite popular on the Eisbach River.

Laurel Robbins is the founder of Monkeys and Mountains, an adventure travel blog and company that helps people plan their hiking, cycling and wildlife vacations in a sustainable way. Although Canadian, she lives in Germany. You can find her in the mountains on most weekends.