The cycling region around Lake Constance is a perfect place for leisurely garden tours. All around the Bodensee, you can find splendid green areas. The region has a long tradition of horticulture and agriculture, and the picturesque landscape is awash with stunning gardens and parks. Discover the breathtaking flora of Vierländerregion Bodensee!
This tour is perfect for couples. Together with your sweetheart, you can cycle through the paradisiac flora of the western part of Lake Constance on five stages. Along the route, you have plenty of opportunities to stroll through gardens and discover fascinating plants and flowers. Make sure you have enough time – because there will be plenty of inviting benches surrounded by magnificent nature. By the way, we have been told that romantic spots like these are perfect for spontaneous proposals …!
This tour starts in Friedrichshafen, at the northern shores of Lake Constance. The charming lakeside promenade is a perfect place to enjoy a cup of coffee before you set off. Afterwards, you can hop on your bike and start exploring – and there’s plenty to discover! The first part of the route runs along peaceful rural trails, taking you through the region’s agricultural hinterland. Following this section, the trail returns to the lake shore and continues towards Kressbronn, where a special highlight is waiting for garden fans: a lovingly landscaped educational medicinal herb garden.
The Liechtenstein cycle route takes you through the principality of the same name along three stages. The tour starts in Balzers and continues towards Vaduz, Bendern and Schaanwald. Along the way, you will have plenty of opportunities to marvel at the many impressive castles and palaces lining the way.
Our highlights: Make sure you have enough time to explore Vaduz! In addition to the city’s many museums and castles, you might want to spend some time at Rösterei Demmel, where you can enjoy exquisite coffee blends. Nature lovers will particularly appreciate the third stage of the tour and the stunning landscape of the 90-hectare nature reserve in northern Liechtenstein. What’s more, the short climb up Schellenberg mountain is well worth it. At the top, you will be rewarded with splendid views as far as Lake Constance on clear days.
Our tip: The LIstory app is your perfect travel companion along the Liechtenstein cycle route. It provides you with useful tips and fascinating information on the villages, castles and other sights that line the way.
This circular tour from Friedrichshafen to Enzisweiler takes you along the Bodensee promenade and through Wasserburg Bucht nature reserve. The tour is particularly interesting for amateur birdwatchers, as Eriskircher Ried features 280 different types of birds. So don’t forget to bring your binoculars! It’s also a good idea to pack your swimwear, as there are plenty of lovely spots for a quick dip along the way.
Our tip: At Eriskirch nature reserve, you can get free brochures about the nature reserve and the local wildlife.
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