Family time – fun activities for kids & parents

Spending a family holiday can be a tremendous challenge! Dad would like to visit a museum, Mum wants go for a swim at the local pool and the young ones reeeeeeally want to go to the zoo and admire exotic animals. It can be challenging to satisfy everybody’s needs. Maybe we can help you choose the right thing to do with our insider tips that will make your family holiday in Munich a great success. We promise that you won’t even have time to feel bored!

Get outside and experience Munich

Olympic Park

Munich’s Olympic Park, which features a unique stadium, the Olympic Hall and offers great leisure and sports activities, is perfect for a family day. The whole family will have an unforgettable time at Munich’s Olympic Park: mini golf, boat rentals and inline skating are just a few examples for great family activities. At the Olympic Park, you will also find the Sea Life Center, which houses more than 4.500 different sea creatures, including sharks, turtles, colorful jellyfish and, of course, countless kinds of fish. By using the underwater glass tunnel which leads through a gigantic aquarium, you will be right at the center of action and experience an amazing underwater world first hand.

Hellabrunn Zoo

You will spend an amazing time at the Hellabrunn Zoo. The zoo is famous for making animal welfare its top priority as well as the cute baby animals that are born here throughout the year. In 2013, the Hellabrunn Zoo saw a world premiere: the birth of twin polar bear babies.

The zoo is aware of its responsibilities towards animals and offers a great selection of tourist attractions to visitors and kids in particular. Californian sea lions demonstrate astonishing tricks during the Flipper Parade. The Birds of Prey Show lets you experience breathtaking hunting scenarios. Use this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to see animals feeding as if they were in their natural environment. In short: everybody will have an awesome time at the zoo.

Toddlers will certainly enjoy the petting zoo, where they can feed the animals with special food.  From April to October, you can watch baby chicks hatching every day. If you love to climb like a monkey, you can show what you’ve got at the adventure playground. Climbing and sliding is strongly encouraged!

Poing Wildlife Park

At Poing Wildlife Park, everything is about native species. Stags, deer, birds of prey, lynxes, wolfs and even a bear family can be watched on 57 hectares of forest. Dive into everyday wild and forest live at the forest adventure center in Grünwald. Children and grown-ups will discover the forest will all their senses.

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