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City Breaks in Bavaria

Bavaria's Towns and Cities are perfect for short breaks full of enjoyment, fun, flair and unforgettable cultural experiences. Our listicles for the larger and smaller towns tell you what you shouldn't miss under any circumstances.

Sights in Bavarian Towns and Cities

We have compiled lists of the best sights, top attractions and most beautiful experiences in Bavarian cities.

Of course, this includes everything worth seeing in big cities like Munich, Nuremberg, Würzburg, Regensburg, Bamberg, Passau and Augsburg. But smaller, perhaps lesser-known cities such as Memminen, Kempten, Coburg, Erlangen, Berchtesgaden, Nördlingen and Lindau also delight visitors with popular monuments and city squares worth seeing.

Our listicles list between 8 and 23 sights and top attractions that you should definitely not miss on your city trip.

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Richard Strauss Fountain by the Oberammergau sculptor Hans Schwaighofer

10 Tips for Garmisch-Partenkirchen

What can you do in Garmisch-Partenkirchen? Which sights are worth a visit? We reveal what you should see and experience

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Bamberg: Blick auf die ehemalige Fischersiedlung an der Regnitz

9 Bamberg tips

Between art, the cathedral, Little Venice and the River Regnitz. Don't miss this during your visit to Bamberg

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Blick auf die Festung Marienberg, die in Würzburg über dem Main thront

13 Würzburg tips

The Residenz, Marienberg Fortress and the excellent wines are at the top of the bucket list in Würzburg. Other highlights you should experience...

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Fürth: Michaelis Kirchweih

Nuremberg Region by Train & Bus

The range of trips around Nuremberg is huge. By bus or train to romantic towns, castles, lakes, gorges and museums. Here are 8 tips!

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Lindau: Der Leuchtturm und der

10 Lindau tips

The lion and the lighthouse at Lindau harbour are landmarks of the city and are classic photo motifs. What else you should not miss...

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 Markusturm in der Altstadt in Rothenburg ob der Tauber

8 Tips for Rothenburg

What can you experience? Which museums, locations & sights are worth a visit? We show what you should see and experience in Rothenburg

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Kempten: Im schönen Hofgarten kann man sich vom Besuch der fürstäbtlichen Residenz erholen

10 Kempten tips

Follow in the footsteps of the Romans in Kempten and discover more than 2,000 years of city history up close. There are also tips for shopping and ...

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The town nearby Lech exudes an almost Mediterranean flair. Bathing lakes, the Alps and castles await you in the surrounding area. What you should see

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