Did you know that many of our favourite Christmas traditions, such as the Christmas tree and the advent calendar actually originate from Germany? Experience the wonders of traditional Christmas on this market tour of Munich with a local guide.
Munich is famous for its colourful, picturesque Christmas markets that have been hosted in the city for over 600 years. Stroll through the narrow streets of Old Town and revel in the delicious smells of baked goods, roasted nuts and warm spiced wine.
Here you can purchase wonderful gifts and Christmas decorations to make the holiday season all the more special for you and your loved ones. Your guide will shower you with interesting details of the history of the Christmas markets and you will even get to sample the traditional Lebkuchen gingerbread!
01 Dec - 23 Dec: Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday & SundayDuration
2 hoursStart time
Tour departs from Radius Tours office in Munich Central Train Station (Hauptbahhof) in the area just across from tracks 32-34.
Please report at the meeting point 15 minutes before the start time. This is mandatory to allow time for pre-departure briefing.
The tour will end in central Munich, the guide will be able to tell you how to get to your hotel
Nothing compares to the unique atmosphere of an authentic Christkindlmarkt in Munich. Meet your guide at Radius Tours office in Munich Central Train Station (Hauptbahhof) in the area just across from tracks 32-34.
Your guide will walk you through the beautiful streets of medieval Old Town and you will visit several traditional stalls as you hear about the longstanding tradition of German Christmas markets, the meaning of the displays and the Advent and Christmas rituals associated with them.
You will walk through the central market on Marienplatz, visit the Christmas village in the courtyard of the royal Residenz, the crib market and the popular Medieval Market near Odeonsplatz.
You will also get to sample the traditional festive treat; Lebkuchen gingerbread cake.
The tour ends in central Munich, the guide will be able to tell you how to get to your hotel.
Customer hands in their voucher to our sales office 15 minutes before the departure time for the tour.
No need to print! If you are travelling with a smartphone or tablet you can present your voucher on your device for this activity.
well its the best time i had this year what with the walking markets tour the only thing missing was the snow but i dont blame you for that then the bus tour next day it was...mr anthony binnie, United Kingdom, 25/Dec/2015