A road trip through four countries

The journey of discovery leads through four countries: Germany, Austria, the Principality of Liechtenstein and Switzerland.

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1. The German Shore, Germany
On the German shore of Lake Constance, there is so much to experience all year round! Winding alleys in picturesque old towns, unique views over the Alpine panorama, the broad expanses of Lake Constance set against the snow-covered peaks, even in summer, and a diverse cultural landscape.

Selected campsites

  • Camping Wirtshof, Markdorf
  • Campinghof Salem, Salem
  • Gitzenweiler Hof, Lindau

Selected experiences

  • Salem Monastery and Palace, Salem
  • Lake Dwelling Museum Unteruhldingen, Uhldingen-Mühlhofen
  • Old Castle, Meersburg
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2. Upper Swabia and Allgäu, Germany
By cross-linking tourist offers, the southern reaches of Upper Swabia and Allgäu are the ideal destination for motorhomes. Combined with excellent campsite, the extensive network of motorhome parkings, often close to towns, thermal baths or family-friendly attractions, is the ideal starting point.

Selected campsites

  • Camping von Steinhausen, Steinhausen
  • Campingplatz Moorbad, Leutkirch
  • Waldbad Camping, Isny

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3. Bodensee-Vorarlberg, Austria
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.

Selected campsites

  • Seecamping, Bregenz
  • Alpencamping, Nenzing
  • Waldcamping, Feldkirch

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4. Principality of Liechtenstein
Sitting at the heart of Europe between Switzerland and Austria, the Principality of Liechtenstein is only half an hour from Lake Constance by car; The principality is an appealing destination with a wide variety of activities in a small space. Visit the hereditary monarchy and let this little country grow on you. You will be surprised.

Selected campsites

  • Camping Mittagspitze, Triesen

Selected experiences

  • Vaduz and its museums, Vaduz
  • Ruggeller-Riet conservation area, Ruggell
  • Malbun ski and local recreation area, Malbun
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5. Thurgau, Switzerland
Endless views over the water and the mountains within your reach: the rolling hills of Thurgau unfold on the southern shore of Lake Constance. Families love the camp-sites by the water's edge. Holidaymakers in search of culture can enjoy a journey of discovery off the beaten track.

Selected campsites

  • Campingplatz Seehorn, Egnach
  • Camping Wagenhausen, Wagenhausen
  • Wohnmobil- und Wohnwagenstellplatz, Steckborn

Selected experiences

  • Mostereimuseum Möhl, Arbon
  • Ittingen Charterhouse, Ittingen
  • Napoleon Museum, Arenenberg Palace and Park, Ittingen
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Tip: The ferry takes you from Romanshorn back to Friedrichshafen, where the tour started.

Campsites: An overview of the campsites can be found here »

Attractions

vorarlberg museum at Lake Constance

vorarlberg museum

In addition to the current exhibitions, the museum is an architectural landmark in downtown Bregenz. The panoramic room is a visitor's highlight - a relaxion room with stunning Lake Constance views....

Pfahlbaumuseum Unteruhldingen

Lake Dwelling Museum Unteruhldingen

In the mood for a museum? Then head for the Lake Dwelling Museum on Lake Constance. It is only a five-minute walk from the Unteruhldingen landing jetty – Welcome to the Stone Age! The lake...

Old Castle in Meersburg at Lake Constance

Old Castle in Meersburg

Anyone who crosses the drawbridge and walks through the heavy entrance door to Meersburg Castle finds themselves plunged into the fascinating world of bygone times. The castle looks back on more than...

Salem Monastery and Palace

Surrounded by extensive parks and gardens stands the former Cistercians monastery and modern-day Salem palace. It came into the possession of the Margraves of Baden in 1802 and has belonged to the...

Bergbahnen Malbun (mountain railways and cableways) close to Lake Constance

Bergbahnen Malbun (mountain railways and cableways)

With the four-seater Malbun-Sareis chairlift, you reach an altitude of 2,000 metres above sea level in a matter of minutes. From here,you can enjoy a magnificent panorama with views stretching over...

The Pfänderbahn cable car in Bregenz

With its unique views over Lake Constance, Austria, Germany, Switzerland and 240 Alpine peaks, the Pfänder (1,064m) is the most famous vantage point in the area. Whether you are exploring the Alpine...

“Ravensburg city history” guided tour

In the late Middle Ages Ravensburg was the economic, cultural and political centre in the Lake of Constance region. Market squares, patrician townhouses, artisan quarters, churches and the mighty...

Cathusian Monastery close to Lake Constance

Carthusian Monastery Ittingen

Carthusian Monastery Ittingen is not only an atmospheric location; it is also one of the region’s cultural highlights. The former monastery houses two museums with exhibitions capable of attracting...