Neuhausen Architecture Walking Tour, Munich

Neuhausen Architecture Walking Tour (Self Guided), Munich

The Neuhausen district is a place to come to revel in some of the city's most exquisite 19th-century architecture. Among the standout features are the numerous well-preserved Jugendstil buildings. The name came from the Munich magazine Die Jugend (“Youth”) which used to feature Art Nouveau designs. Admire their shapes, form and detailing. The neighborhood contains numerous expensive villas and is where many wealthy Munich citizens live.

The streets are quiet, well maintained and have beautifully trimmed hedges. A stellar attraction is the Nymphenburg Palace, a marvel of Baroque architecture that used be the summer residence of Bavarian kings. Next door is a huge garden with lakes, canals and large grassy expanses. Neuhausen also contains other parks where you can play sports, jog, walk and unwind among the splendors of nature. In addition to the sights, there are a number of specialty shops to explore.

Break up your wanderings through the neighborhood with some refreshments in a café or restaurant. A visit to Neuhausen promises relaxing moments surrounded by genteel luxury. Not surprisingly, the neighborhood is a highly desirable place to live, one of the most sought after in the city.
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Neuhausen Architecture Walking Tour Map

Guide Name: Neuhausen Architecture Walking Tour
Guide Location: Germany » Munich
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Discovery)
Travel Distance: 2.4 Km or 1.5 Miles
Author: Linda
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Volkartstraße corner with Orffstraße

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Walking Tours in Munich, Germany

Create Your Own Walk in Munich

Create Your Own Walk in Munich

Creating your own self-guided walk in Munich is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Third Reich Munich Walking Tour

Third Reich Munich Walking Tour

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Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.3 Km or 2.1 Miles
Top Religious Sites Walking Tour

Top Religious Sites Walking Tour

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Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.7 Km or 1.7 Miles
Old Town Souvenir Shops

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Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.5 Km or 0.9 Miles
Shopping Tour

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Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.0 Km or 1.2 Miles
Munich Introduction Walking Tour

Munich Introduction Walking Tour

Straddling the banks of the River Isar north of the Bavarian Alps, Bavaria’s capital Munich is home to centuries-old buildings and numerous attractions.

The city was first mentioned in 1158. Its name is usually interpreted as the Old/Middle High German term Munichen, which means "by the monks", deriving from the monks of the Benedictine order, who ran a monastery at the place that...  view more

Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.5 Km or 1.6 Miles
Kreuzviertel Walking Tour

Kreuzviertel Walking Tour

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Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.3 Km or 0.8 Miles

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