Bodensee-Vorarlberg

Panoramic view of the bay of Bregenz at Lake Constance

Exciting. Inspiring. Lake Constance-Vorarlberg!

Vibrantly provincial in charming natural surroundings. With the cities of Bregenz, Dornbirn, Hohenems and Feldkirch, the Lake Constance-Vorarlberg region is renowned for its cultural festivals. There is so much to admire: numerous surprisingly modern buildings, attractive museums and exhibitions and fascinating views from the easily-accessible peaks. Bon vivants enjoy the much-appreciated and distinctly regional cuisine.

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Current weather Bodensee-Vorarlberg

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cloudy
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5h 12min
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10°
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Must-dos in the Lake Constance-Vorarlberg region:

  • take in a lake performance at the Bregenzer Festspiele
  • take an architectural tour of the Kunsthaus Bregenz
  • enjoy the Lake Constance scenery from the “Display room” in the Vorarlberg Museum
  • enjoy a “Sundowner” in the bathhouse on the Kaiserstrand in Lochau
  • marvel at the noble Rolls-Royce in the museum in Dornbirn
  • wander through the medieval town of Feldkirch
  • enjoy a gourmet  or musical trip on the historic paddle steamer Hohentwiel
  • visit the Saturday market on the town square in Dornbirn
  • enjoy the view over Lake Constance from the panoramic mountains of Pfänder (Bregenz) and Karren (Dornbirn)
  • explore the shore of Lake Constance by bike

The right place at the right time of year:

  • Spring tip:
    watch dance performances at the Bregenzer Frühlings festival.

  • Summer tip:
    visit the Bregenzer Festspiele. On the programme: grand opera on the floating stage and in the Festspielhaus, concerts and theatre.

  • Autumn tip:
    take part in the 3-country marathon at the beginning of October with a view over Lake Constance.

  • Winter tip:
    visit the atmospheric Advent's markets in Bregenz, Dornbirn and Feldkirch.

Selected experiences in Bodensee-Vorarlberg

Stand up Paddling Surfmax Hard

SUP beginners’ course

Shallow water and weak currents provide the perfect conditions for you to get into stand up paddling (SUP). In our two-hour beginners’ course, you will learn all the important basic techniques and...

Surfmax Hard

SUP hire

There’s no better place to hire your SUP board! Try out, hire and even buy the latest Fanatic SUP boards of 2018. Choose from a wide range of Fanatic SUP boards.

Nativity Scene Museum, Dornbirn at Lake Constance

Nativity Scene Museum, Dornbirn

The Nativity Scene Museum in Dornbirn is located in a 150-year-old stable at the entrance of the famous Rappenloch gorge and offers the entire family the opportunity to plunge into the world of...

Selected events in Bodensee-Vorarlberg

Christmas Market Feldkirch © Photo: Magdalena Türtscher | © Photo: Magdalena Türtscher

Christmas Markets in Vorarlberg

16. November until 24. December

Vorarlberg has a multitude of Christmas markets. Culinary delights and craftsmanship await visitors in Bregenz, Dornbirn and Feldkirch.

Austria Christmas Ship © Photo: Curt Huber | © Photo: Curt Huber

Vorarlberg Lines Christmas Ship

30. November until 16. December

The Christmas ship connects the Christmas markets in Bregenz and Lindau. On board you will find a lovingly decorated ship with a model train, nativity scene and fairytale forest.

Top event

Bregenz Festival

17. July until 18. August

The famous opera festival on the world's largest floating stage is held every year during the summer. The actors and audience turn the city into a multicultural meeting point. The floating stage is...

Selected tours in Bodensee-Vorarlberg

Das "Eriskircher Ried", Eriskirch | © Gerhard Kersting

Birdwatching at Lake Constace

6 days
Rhine Valley Bike Path | © Bodensee Vorarlberg Tourismus

Rhine Valley Bike Path

3:30 h
Lake Constance in winter

Culture, nature and pure relaxation in winter

6-7 days

Selected holiday offers in Bodensee-Vorarlberg

Cycling in Altnau at Lake Constance

Lake Constance Cycle Path

7 nights from 529.00 € per person

Lake Constance Bike Tour to the Rhine Falls

7 nights from 529.00 € per person

Bregenz Festival: Rigoletto + Accommodation

1 night from 152.00 € per person

Contact address

Bodensee-Vorarlberg Tourismus GmbH, Römerstraße 2, 6900 Bregenz, Austria