Located in south Germany, Bavaria is the country's largest state. The picture-perfect countryside with unspoilt natural surroundings, clean air, a wealth of culture and the laid-back attitude make it the perfect holiday destination. Bavaria's medieval castles and small towns, magnificent palaces and baroque churches, as well as its urban centres, provide the perfect setting for everything from traditional festivals to international events.
The region contains countless highlights and endless beauty with amazing architectural monuments and picturesque villages, all complemented by stunning natural scenery. The state's towns boast spacious pedestrian zones, shopping streets and a vibrant cultural and social life. Every town has a historical centre and has retained its individual charm down the ages.