Lake Constance in winter

Winter adventure time

Lake Constance is a dream destination at any time of the year. Put your feet up and relax in the SalzOase in Constance. In February discover the fifth season of the year – the Swabian-Alemanic Carnival in Konstanz and Überlingen. Make a discovery tour through the cultural and technological history of mobile travel before relaxing in the Vitalium Spa in Bad Wurzach. At the museum Ravensburger you can discover the past and present of the world-famous game company. The tour continues with a visit of the wellknown Kunsthaus Bregenz, one of the leading international exhibition spaces in Europe. The Wasserauen-Ebenalp cable car takes you to an altitude of 1,644 m with breathtaking views of the Alpstein. Discover the little country of Liechtenstein on a guided walk with an outdoor fondue. To round off your tour you can enjoy yet more nature when climbing the panoramic mountain Pizol with great winter sport activities.

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Your Lake Constance experience for 7 days

1. salt’z – SalzOase Constance…like a holiday at the seaside | Germany
Total relaxation with a year-round health and wellness experience for kids and adults in the salt grotto of the SalzOase Constance, that consists of 28 tons of salt. At a special children’s time children can dig and play in the salt box. Tip: Reservation for the grotto sessions is recommended.

Experience time: 1 hour

2. Carnival in Constance | Germany
Let yourself be carried away by the tradition of the Constance Carnival on Wednesday evening or at the “Dirty Thursday” parade (evenings) in the center of Constance.

Experience time: 0,5 day

3. Carnival in Überlingen | Germany
In Überlingen it gets foolish on Saturday when local ‘fools guilds’ meet and move merrily through the old town. A special experience is the “Hänselejuck”.

Experience time: 0,5 day

4. Erwin Hymer Museum, Bad Waldsee | Germany
Find more than 80 historic vehicles along nine dream routes taking visitors to some of the world’s most sunning destinations covering more than 6,000 m². Fascinating facts about development, design, production and visions of travel in the future fill visitors with amazement.

Experience time: 2 hours

5. Vitalium spa, Bad Wurzach | Germany
Relax in the Vitalium spa (4-star wellness complex) in Bad Wurzach/Allgäu. The spascape with indoor and outdoor
pools, bubble benches, massage jets and a whirlpool are conducive to relaxation. The spacious spa complex boasts four saunas and a wide range of wellness services in the wellness house.

Experience time: 3 - 4 hours

6. Museum Ravensburger | Germany
In the Museum Ravensburger visitors take an interactive journey of discovery through the past and present of the
world-famous company with the blue triangle. Tip: With the tiptoi® museum rally and the audio guide, families can explore the museum through a fun, multimedia experience.

Experience time: 3 - 5 hours

7. Kunsthaus Bregenz | Austria
One of the leading international exhibition spaces in Europe after only a few years was designed by the renowned
Swiss architect Peter Zumthor. Through numerous honors confirmed the building ranks among the most important
contemporary museum structures in the world.

Experience time: 1 hour

8. Wasserauen - Ebenalp cable car | Switzerland
Take a ride in the gondola that brings you from Wasserauen to the high plateau of Ebenalp at an altitude of 1,644 m. A.. The Panorama Path takes you directly to the mountain inn where you have a fantastic view to the Lake Constance and beyond. Numerous activities await you at the mountain station.

Experience time: 3 hours

9. Guided walk with outdoor fondue | Principality of Liechtenstein
An absolute hit on cold winter’s days. Enjoy a special llama tour in princely Rätikon before savring a tasty cheese
fondue under the starry sky of the royal winter idyll.

Experience time: 3 hours

10. Bad Ragaz - Wangs Pizol railways | Switzerland
In the outdoor Finnish sauna, you can enjoy steam infused with olive and lemon grass cream as well as salt and honey rubs for a well-tended skin (peeling effect), a plunge pool, a coloured-light sauna, a Turkish steam bath and solariums.

Experience time: 3 hours

Tip: The fifth season - Carnival
Are you starting your tour in early or mid-February? Then watch the crazy goings-on of the Swabian-Alemannic carnival. Witches and jesters move through the alleys, creating a unique carnival atmosphere everywhere, be it in the streets or in restaurants and festival halls.

Information

Overnight stays: 6 nights

Travel information:The transfer between the different stages can be undertaken with your own car/coach or partly by public transport (rail,bus).

Contact address

Internationale Bodensee Tourismus GmbH
Hafenstr. 6
78462 Constance
Germany

Tel.: +49 (0) 7531 909490
info@bodensee.eu
www.bodensee.eu
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Attractions

salt’z – the Constance salt oasis

salt’z – the Constance salt oasis

With its salt cave boasting more than 28 tons of­ salt,­ “salt‘z”­ offers­ a­ health­ and­ spa­ experience for the young and the young at heart. At special children’s times, our young...

Erwin Hymer Museum at Lake Constance

Erwin Hymer Museum

Take an interactive and multimedia journey through the cultural and technical history of travel covering more than 6,000 m2! More than 80 historic vehicles can be found along nine dream routes taking...

Museum Ravensburger

How does a game come into being? Why­ does­ one­ piece­ of­ a­ jigsaw­ fit­ into­ another? In the Museum Ravensburger, visitors take an interactive journey of discovery through the past and...

Kunsthaus Bregenz

The Kunsthaus Bregenz was designed by renowned Swiss architect Peter Zumthor. A recipient of numerous honours, the building ranks among the most important contemporary museum structures in the world....

Äscher Wildkirchli Ebenalp

Wasserauen-Ebenalp cable car

The cable car takes you up to 1‘644m in the Alpstein mountains, an ideal starting point for both relaxing and demanding hikes.

Bad Ragaz-Wangs Pizol railways close to Lake Constance

Bad Ragaz-Wangs Pizol railways

The Pizol, rising to 2,844 m between Bad Ragaz and Wangs at the beginning of the St Gallen Rhine Valley, boasts distant views of Lake Constance. Modern eight-seater gondolas from Bad Ragaz and Wangs...