Upper Swabia and Allgäu

Panoramablick Oberschwaben-Allgäu | © Panoramic view of Upper Swabia - Allgäu

Holiday country between the Danube and Lake Constance

Cycle along ADFC-certified cycle paths, visit baroque masterpieces along the Upper Swabian baroque road or relax in a moor-wellness centre - the upper Swabia-Allgäu holiday region offers a break from your daily routine and makes your holiday an unforgettable experience.

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Must-dos in Upper Swabia:

  • hop on an E-bike or its more conventional cousin and cycle along the long-distance Upper Swabian-Allgäu Way and Danube-Lake Constance Way
  • visit one of the historic folklore festivals and experience Upper-Swabian customs at first hand
  • enjoy deep relaxation at a Moor wellness spa
  • listen to the sounds of one of the organs along the Upper Swabian Baroque Road
  • drop in on the ghosts of the Upper Swabian castles
  • eat Kässspätzle  and taste a real Upper Swabian beer
  • explore the region’s most attractive family excursion destinations with the children’s treasure map: » Brochure
  • get to know the cradle of the motor home - by motor home
  • visit the unique UNESCO World Heritage sites around the Federsee
  • find inner peace on the Way of St James from Ulm to Konstanz

The right place at the right time of year:

  • Spring tip:
    cycle the certified Upper Swabian-Allgäu Way or the Danube-Lake Constance Way.

  • Summer tip:
    cool off in the Upper Swabian natural bathing lakes. If you prefer it a little warmer, you should pay a visit to the moor bathing lakes!

  • Autumn tip:
    relax in pleasantly warm thermal springs.

  • Winter tip:
    go cross-country skiing
    , snowshoeing or sledging and visit the Swabian-Alemannic “carnival”

Selected experiences in Upper Swabia and Allgäu

Heuneburg Open-air Museum – Celtic city of Pyrene close to Lake Constance

Heuneburg Open-air Museum – Celtic city of Pyrene

In present-day Upper Swabia once stood the oldest city north of the Alps. Even today, mighty walls over 2,500 years old and monumental burial mounds bear witness to the importance and wealth of this...

Kißlegg New Castle close to Lake Constance

Kißlegg New Castle

Situated at the southern side of a romantic palace garden, the New Castle was built between 1721 and 1727 in accordance with the plans of master builder Johann Georg Fischer. Two “bel etages”...

Alpenspaß im Erwin Hymer Museum in der Nähe vom Bodensee

Erwin Hymer Museum – A whole world of travel

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

Selected events in Upper Swabia and Allgäu

Ravensburg Christmas Market

30. November until 22. December

2 Markets – One great Experience! The traditional „Christkindlesmarkt“ and the Reischmann Christmas Market invite you to stroll, enjoy and shop in a special atmosphere.

Forest Christmas in the skywalk allgäu

Forest Christmas in the skywalk allgäu

15. December until 16. December

The trees and bushes are lit up for Christmas and angels roam the park. The smell of mulled wine and hot fragrant punch lingers on the air. Homemade handicrafts are for sale at beautifully decorated...

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Sigmaringen Castle close to Lake Constance

Palace discovery day in the Upper Swabian palaces

16. June

Every year, on the third Sunday in June, the palaces of Upper Swabia invite the entire family to enjoy a special discovery day. A wide range of programmes are on offer corresponding to the relevant...

Selected tours in Upper Swabia and Allgäu

Museum Ravensburger close to Lake Constance

Swiss experiences with the Lake Constance Holiday Pass

1 day
Donau-Lake Constance Bike Route | © Oberschwaben Tourismus GmbH

Donau-Lake Constance Bike Route

4 days
Meersburg New Palace at Lake Constance

Upper Swabian Baroque Road - South Route

6-8 days

Selected holiday offers in Upper Swabia and Allgäu

Dream in a Baroque Monastery

1 night from 79.00 € per person

Romantic Baroque

3 nights from 244.00 € per person

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A Gourmet Hike around Isny

A Gourmet Hike around Isny

Individual: 99.00 € per person
Baking at the Erlebniscafe Tekrum Kambly

Creative event at the Erlebniscafe Tekrum Kambly

Individual: 8.00 € per person
Group: 120.00 € per group

Contact address

Oberschwaben-Tourismus GmbH, Neues Kloster 1, 88427 Bad Schussenried, Germany