City Tours of Munich with Ulrich A. Büttner


Get surprised by Munich! Munich is one of the most charming cities in Germany. In the guided tours we dive into the history of the Bavarian metropolis, from the first settlers on the banks of the Isar river to the Germany of today.

City Walk through the historic center
Our tour offers an informative and entertaining walk through the old town. It is a historically well-founded timetravel which includes the current city policy and insider tips for shopping and dining. From Marienplatz we walk to the famous Frauenkirche, the landmark of Munich. We cross the `5 yards´-shopping mall towards Odeonsplatz. Our way leads us through the Hofgarten to the residence - the jewelry of Munich. From there it´s one jump over to Max-Joseph-Platz and the Bavarian national opera house. In the end we stroll down Maximilianstrasse to the Hofbräuhaus or the gourmet temple `Dallmayr´. (2.5 hours, 15 €)


Dachau Memorial Tour
On this tour we escort you to the site by public transport or meet you at the Memorial, located about 18 km north west of Munich. As an officially authorized guide Ulrich A. Büttner will show you all parts of Hitlers first concentration camp, cells, barracks and the gas chamber. He will explain you the most important exhibits of the museum and give guidelines according to the historic facts. As a trained and certificated guide he will tell you details about individual cases and inform about systemized degradation, torture and murder. (3 hours plus transport, 30 €)


Third Reich Tour
The dark side of Munich history starts with a review of the destructions done by World War II. We will follow the footsteps of Adolf Hitler on his way to power, from the first mass meeting at Hofbräuhaus to the failed beer hall riot at Feldherrenhalle. We will see memorials of the war, talk about resistance movements and see remaining Nazi buildings at Königsplatz, the spiritual center of the regime. Finally we discuss the outcome of appeasement politics and the impact on Germany of today. (3 hours, 18 €)


Viktualienmarkt-tour
In this culinary seduction we enjoy the taste of Munich delicacies. After a historic entrée one of the oldest butcher serves some sausage with traditionally baked bread. We are talking about the secrets of the legendary white sausage, the pretzel and the Munich beer culture. Bavarian cheese and exotic fruits are among the attractions of this enjoyable sightseeing tour as well as small anecdotes. During a short visit in the Schranne we come to our final highlight.
(2 hours, 27 €)



Munich on Bike

Cycling together through the city, soaking up the people and the atmosphere while listening to exciting stories. We pass the most beautiful places, like Königsplatz, Odeonsplatz and Hofgarten. We see highlights such as the Hofbräuhaus, the National Theatre and the residence. We take a breeze in Munich´s green oases and talk about garden design. The Munich feeling includes the Surfers and the Friedensengel, and as well a stop in the world-famous beer garden at the Chinese Tower. After 3.5 hours the cycling tour ends back at the starting point.
(3.5 h, 30 € incl. bicycle)


Whether for family celebrations, corporate events, hiking or school trip - we design an individual tour for you. Possible meeting points are Marienplatz (at Mary's Column) or Central Station (in front of Tourist Office).


bookings from 5 persons
contact: 49(0)89/3592101
mobile: +49 (0)176/76221010
Email: ubuttner@yahoo.de


Tours in German


Ulrich A. Büttner