The capital of Bavaria, Munich is located on the river Isar in the southern region of the country. This area is known primarily due to its brewing traditions, because this city hosts the folk festival Oktoberfest. Since Munich was founded in the XII century, it is also interesting by its historical and cultural sites. Tourists visit the symbol of the city - the Cathedral of the Intercession of the Holy Virgin, the oldest church of Munich - St. Peter's Church, St. Michael's Church with the Royal tomb, as well as Pinakothek and Glyptothek museums founded by Louis I of Bavaria. Munich's English garden is famous worldwide, it is included in the list of the largest gardens in the world.