During wintertime the air in Munich smells like cinnamon, freshly baked cookies and cakes, mulled wine and roasted almonds!There are a lot of typical sweet delights, but also savoury dishes that you should definitely try when visiting Munich during those months.
Munich’s Christmas markets are the ideal location for a cosy and atmospheric Christmas shopping of traditional Christmas tree decorations and to get yourself in the mood for Christmas.Enjoy a mulled wine on a cold winter day in Munich while listening to Christmas music!
Tobogganing and Sledging
This winter activity is not only great fun for the children – adults enjoy it very much as well.
Munich city and especially the surrounding region offer plenty of great sledging trails. You can find challenging trails and runs as well as gentle routes.
Skiing is a very popular winter activity for residents of Munich. There are many ski resorts near Munich in the Bavarian Alps. You can reach the ski resorts in one hour by car from Munich. Furthermore there are some great offers for day excursions and trips for more days by train or bus to the ski resorts in Bavaria and to Tyrol in Austria.
Find out more about ski resorts near Munich here.