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The Thirsty Historian

Marienplatz, 80331 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
+49 176 83292854
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Fantastic two days of tours!!! You will not regret it.

My college-aged daughter and I spent two days with Levi with the Thirsty Historian. I debated... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
volgirl71
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Tampa, Florida
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Excellent "Munich experience" tour with Levi for our family of 3!

We chose to hire Levi for the Munich Experience tour, to get a better understanding of Munich... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
mgoblue1990
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Minnesota
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The Thirsty Historian strives to provide the highest quality customized, private tours that combine the best cultural experiences possible in Munich and Bavaria with your requests and interests in mind. We take our guests to Munich's best locations and some of the world's oldest breweries, beer halls and biergartens producing what we think are some of the best beers, cuisine, and charming hospitality one can find. Come join us For the Intro To Munich, The Munich Experience or The Ultimate Munich Expereince for a real, genuine feel of Bavaria's atmosphere (gemutlichkeit)! We offer historical tours of Munich City, 3rd Reich History, Dachau Memorial, Viktualienmarkt, and multiple Beer Tours and Excursions in Munich and Bavaria.
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Hours Today: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Marienplatz, 80331 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My college-aged daughter and I spent two days with Levi with the Thirsty Historian. I debated booking a private tour vs group tours or just doing it on our own. I am SO thankful I booked both tours with Levi. Our first day was the...More

Thank volgirl71
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We chose to hire Levi for the Munich Experience tour, to get a better understanding of Munich itself, before heading out into the country side. So glad we did! We all learned so much about Munich and its history that we would never have known,...More

Thank mgoblue1990
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

Levi provided a thorough, objective, and thoughtful tour of Dachau for my wife and I. He has a commanding knowledge of German history of that era, and was able to provide a lot of interesting information, from our start in Munich and throughout the tour...More

Thank Jay B
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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

The memorial at Dachau is challenging to visit and to wrap your mind around. Our very personable guide Levi, through his extensive knowledge and willingness to answer questions, gave us a well-rounded appreciation of all aspects of the site and its place both in history...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2018

It is well worth your time to book a tour of the Alt Stadt and to do it with a private/small group. Levi put together a great tour; so good that it kept two teenagers interested the whole time as well (which is no small...More

Thank Jonathan E
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

If you're spending the money to visit one of the most fascinating place on earth, then spend the extra money and get Levi! Completely changed the experience from just wandering around to a planned events and learning along the way. Levi is so knowledgeable and...More

Thank Mitch G
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Reviewed 18 February 2018

Summer 2017 saw our second year exploring Bavaria with The Thirsty Historian. This time around we spent five days traveling with Levi, from biergarten hopping in Munich and hanging out in the mountains surrounding Mittenwald, to exploring Rothenburg, the Eagles Nest and Weltenburg’s Monastery and...More

Thank Bethanie T
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Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

I found The Thirsty Historians on Google and decided to reach out about their Munich Experience tour. My husband and I hadn’t ever done a private guided tour before our trip to Germany but we wanted to get the most out of our time here...More

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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

We took a beerhall tour of Munich. Levi was great. He is very casual as you go at your own pace and he talks to you about history and Munich along the way. Your experience feels very unique to you and you feel as if...More

Thank Holly S
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Reviewed 24 October 2017

Completely enjoyed the Oktoberfest tour. Levi and John were extremely knowledgeable on the history of Munich and the Oktoberfest. It really added to our experience to have this background knowledge. They were very organized and we moved between locations with no issues. We really enjoyed...More

Thank Mary Lou K
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I sent an email inquiry a couple weeks ago and never heard back. I wonder if they are still in business???
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Hi Ann. I highly recommend you get in touch with The Thirsty Historian. They can design something specifically for your group to take best advantage of the time you have available. Just google the company name to find the... More
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