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The Thirsty Historian

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Excellent Experience in Munich!

My family of four had never spent any significant time in Munich, so we had little expectation... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2018
Jim F
Great tour guide!

Eli took us on an all day 3rd Reich and Dachau trip. He is a very engaging and knowledgeable... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2018
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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...more
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Marienplatz, 80331 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
+49 176 83292854
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Reviewed 10 August 2018

My family of four had never spent any significant time in Munich, so we had little expectation heading into our 3 day stay. I had read the excellent reviews on this site and others and decided to engage Levi a few months ago and I...More

Thank Jim F
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Eli took us on an all day 3rd Reich and Dachau trip. He is a very engaging and knowledgeable guide, and the morning walking tour of Munich involved both the sites important to the Nazis as well as important landmarks and historical information from before...More

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Reviewed 25 June 2018 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
Reviewed 21 June 2018

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

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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
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 9 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
Reviewed 4 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
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
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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Patricia F
23 June 2018|
Response from Julie F |
I sent an email inquiry a couple weeks ago and never heard back. I wonder if they are still in business???
mae f
19 June 2018|
Response from John P |
Can you email us on our website The Thirsty Historian We have reservations available for you.
Ann F
8 May 2018|
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Response from Countrygirlnow | Reviewed this property |
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