Bavaria germany map. If you develop programs applications or other services with data from yr we encourage you to share it with other users. Travel forums for bavaria. Bavaria is bounded to the north by the states of thuringia and saxony to the east by the czech republic to the south and southeast by austria and to the west by the states of baden wurttemberg and hessen. Bavaria german bayern largest land state of germany comprising the entire southeastern portion of the country.
Since franconia is the area of germany specific to the franks around whom western europe was unified with frankfurt now frankfurt am main as the city long recognized as the capital of germany it is disappointing that the list of dukes seems defective and poorly dated. Discuss bavaria travel with tripadvisor travelers. Freistaat bayern fatat ban is a landlocked federal state of germany occupying its southeastern corner. Current weather in munich and forecast for today tomorrow and next 14 days.
For many bavaria means sausage beer and lederhosen and although youll find all of that on your vacation this part of germany has much more to offer. Bavaria is one of the most popular and most scenic travel destinations in germany. Nuremberg nurnberg bavarias second largest city and the unofficial capital of franconia is an energetic place where the nightlife is intense and the beer is as dark as coffee. Current local time in germany bavaria munich.
Bayern officially the free state of bavaria german and bavarian. For almost two centuries germany was fractured into an almost unmanageable collection of cities and states presided over or ruled by bishops and archbishops controlled by rome and assorted kings princes dukes imperial knights and other military nobility.