Interactive maps of hiking and biking routes around Bavaria1. You can zoom in/out using your mouse wheel, as well as move the map of Bavaria with your mouse.
2. This interactive map presents two modes: 'Biking Routes' and 'Hiking Routes'. Use the '+' button on the map to switch between them.
Railway and landscape maps of Bavaria areaThis Bavaria map has two modes: 'Railway Network' and 'Landscape & Rural Map'. Use the '+' button on the map to navigate.
City tours, excursions and tickets in Bavaria and surroundings
Germany - moving around the countryMost tourists come to Germany by plane. This is one of the safest ways to travel. Besides that, it’s very comfortable. More than 40 airports operate in Germany. In different cities of the country, there are international airports that welcome flights from Europe and Americas. The largest of them is Frankfurt am Main. In the world rating, this airport occupies the third position by the volume of passenger traffic. There are 5 comfortable rooms, snack bars and restaurants, as well as shops with souvenirs. … Open
Overview of festivals and celebrations in GermanyGermans are very fond of carnivals. The Carnival of culture takes place in Berlin. That’s a symbol of tolerance and respect for people of different races or skin colors. Another carnival is Fastnacht; it takes place before the start of Lent. During the celebration, everything is allowed to women and men. They can eat any food in unlimited quantities, drink alcohol, have fun and entertain in all conceivable ways. According to one tradition, women can attack men and cut off their ties, usually in bars. For the carnival procession, citizens of the country dress up in costumes of devils, buffoons, wild people, yeti, witches, and fairy-tale characters. … Open
Photogallery of Bavaria sights
Our guide to Bavaria
Travel guide to Bavaria
For many people, recreation in Bavaria is impossible without shopping. Most of the attractive shopping malls and markets are located in Munchen and Nuremberg. Here, you can buy good clothes and shoes from famous European designers. It is interesting even for the most avid fashionistas to go shopping here. In Bavaria, you should pay your attention to the food tourism. In the local markets, you can buy a lot … Open
Advices for travellers
5. Bavaria would surprise budget travelers with affordable accommodation. Certainly, there are luxury hotel complexes of world-class focused on luxury lovers, but it won’t be difficult to find an attractive room in a hotel or apartment for 30 euros a day. 6. Fans of excursions don’t have to call travel agents and pay for services of guides; holidaymakers always have an option to rent a car with a … Open
Traditions and mentality of Bavaria
Culinary traditions of indigenous people also deserve special attention. Those who hope to visit local restaurants and taste sausage specialties have to consider several important features. In ordinary domestic restaurants visited by indigenous inhabitants almost all sausages are eaten with fingers without using any additional devices. This behavior mustn’t be treated as a sign of bad manners; locals believe … Open
Cuisine and top restaurants
There are excellent soups in the local cuisine; eintopf is considered the most famous among them. It is a rich and hearty soup cooked of meat broth with an addition of pasta, vegetables and smoked sausage. National food would impress fans of delicious meats; all popular treats are cooked using an amazing technology. Thus, swine hakse pork is stewed for several hours in a sauce of dark beer, so meat turns … Open
Attractions and active leisure
Another outstanding entertainment venue is a world famous Circus Krone that is also located in Munich. The circus has been founded in 1905 and has acquired the status of a local landmark. Most vivid emotions are guaranteed to its visitors; performances in circus are original and peculiar. Augsburg Zoo is considered the most beautiful in the country. A walk along it will turn into a trip to Africa; the zoo has a … Open
Cultural excursion through Bavaria - things to see
Another interesting historical object is Linderhof Palace; a visit there will be an unforgettable adventure. The construction of the castle has taken 20 years; it was ended in 1886. Its fabulously beautiful cream-colored facade is the epitome of the best architectural traditions of that time. The interior of the palace strikes with abundance of unique jewelry and elegant finish; this is a real museum with a rich … Open