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.

Pictures & Videos

Current weather Bodensee-Vorarlberg

today
-3°
cloudy
amount of rainfall
0 l/m²
hours of sunshine
3h 30min
tomorrow
-1°
the day after tomorrow
-2°

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.

TIPPS!
So facettenreich ist der Winter in Vorarlberg
Wo öffnen sich Skifahrern besonders schöne Ausblicke? Wo sind die steilsten Pisten, wo so richtig urige oder ganz moderne Skihütten? Welche Tipps gibt’s für jene, die im Winter lieber wandern, Langlaufen oder rodeln? Was immer Wintertage zum Hochgenuss macht: In Vorarlberg finden sich die passenden Ziele und Angebote.
  Tipps für Winterfans in Vorarlberg gibt’s hier
Zürs Trittkopf | © Lucas Tiefenthaler | Vorarlberg Tourismus

Selected attractions in Bodensee-Vorarlberg

Stand up Paddling Surfmax Hard

SUP beginners’ course, Surfmax

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

The Pfänderbahn cable car in Bregenz

With its unique 1,064 m view over Lake Constance, Austria, Germany, Switzerland and 240 alpine peaks, the Pfänder is the most famous viewpoint in the region. Whether you are explo- ring the Alpine...

Night tobogganing

Gliding swiftly through the night. Tobogganing is always great fun, no matter how old you are. But it is even more exciting at night! Race down Voralberg’s longest illuminated night-tobogganing...

Selected events in Bodensee-Vorarlberg

Austria Christmas Ship | © Photo: Curt Huber

Christmas Cruises of the Vorarlberg-Lines

26. November

Enjoy several Christmas markets in one day from Thursday to Sunday - in two countries, Austria and Germany. A fairytale forest, a model railway and a nativity scene exhibition await you on board. In...

Top event
Festspielhaus Bregenz | © Kongresskultur Bregenz

Bregenz Spring Festival

14. Oktober until 04. Dezember

Since the 90s the dance festival "Bregenzer Frühling" has been a magnet for an international audience. Various world-famous ensembles and unique choreographies inspire a large audience every year....

Top event

Bregenz Festival

22. Juli until 22. 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

Whitefish at Lake Constance

Culinary pleasure tour at Lake Constance

6-7 days
Birnau abbey church at Lake Constance

Travelling through Baroque Heaven at Lake Constance

4 days
Rhine Valley Bike Path | © Bodensee Vorarlberg Tourismus

Rhine Valley Bike Path

3:30 h

Contact address

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