Tourism in Germany
What you need to know
For centuries, Germany has been among the leaders in technology and politics. The country is the birthplace of many famous figures like Beethoven, Martin Luther, and Albert Einstein. Tourists who visit Germany to learn of the rich history also find themselves enjoying the scenery, the festivals, and the cuisine. The most famous tourist magnet of the country is the Oktoberfest—a 17-day cultural festival where beer is overflowing and different types of entertainment and cuisine are served every day.