A Local's Insight into Munich's Beer, History and Traditions
This Private Munich beer halls, Beer Gardens and History tour will offer you insights into what makes Bavarian Beer and it's culture so special. We will discuss the origins of the beer Purity law while sipping a beer that was originally forbidden. We will sit in a Beer hall and drink a Mass 1l/33oz of beer listening to a traditional Bavarian Band getting to know the ins and outs of the Oktoberfest . We will drink beer from the oldest brewery in Munich. Last but not least have a Bavarian tasting platter fit for Ludwig the 2nd the crazy King of Bavaria.
After meeting you in your hotel lobby or on Marienplatz the tour will explore the many facets of Munich's beer culture and history.
The first stop of the tour is a traditional Bavarian Weissbier beer hall where we will discuss the legendary Reinheitsgebot Germany's beer purity Law at a location where you can try 1 of 10 types of Wheat beer brewed by one of the most famous Weissbier breweries in Bavaria.
After visiting this beer hall we will head to one of Munich's famous Beer Gardens to learn about Bavarian beer traditions and the origins of the beer garden. While in the beer Garden you will have the opportunity to try a traditional Bavarian brotzeit platter.
The final stop is the most famous beer hall in the world, the Hofbrauhaus with it's live band and liters of beer. It's the best place to experience "Gemutlichkeit" which is a special word for cosines in a beer hall.
Please note: The itinerary and locations may change based around the weather conditions and pick up locations.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: I will meet you in your inner city hotel lobby or on Munich's city center plaza Marienplatz
End location: The tour is designed to end at Hofbrauhaus or back at your hotel.
Duration: 4 hours
The Duration of the tour can be affected by how fast you can drink and eat as well as inclement weather.
This will be a walking tour with some use of Munich's public transit system.
- My time and service as your private guide
- 1x 1L/33oz Hofbrau Beer
- 1x 500ml/16oz Wheat Beer
- 1x 500ml/16oz Augustiner Helles or Edelstoff
- Bavarian Tasting Platter
- Transportation on Munich's clean and efficient transit system
Estimated Local Cash Needed
20 Euro - Souvenirs
Any personal purchases or expenses
I have no restrictions.