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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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!
Frühling in Vorarlberg: Erkundungen zwischen See & Schnee
Ausfliegen und aufblühen! Wo können Wanderer den Blick auf glitzernden Schnee oder auf blühende Wiesen bestaunen? Die schönsten Frühlings-Radtouren? Geheimtipps für Kunst- und Kulturinteressierte oder für den vergnügten Familienausflug? Anregungen für frühlingsfrische Unternehmungen in Vorarlberg an der österreichischen Seite des Bodensees gibt’s hier. Zum Frühling in Vorarlberg
Baggersee Roter Stein Vandans | © Agnes Ammann | Vorarlberg Tourismus

Selected attractions in Bodensee-Vorarlberg

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Beginners wind-surfing course, Surfkultur

A theoretical and practical guide to the basic techniques of wind-surfing. You will learn how to start off, steer, turn and jibe by yourself. By the end of the course, you will be able to surf safely...

Stoffels Sawmill Museum, Hohenems

The world’s most unique mill museum with 2,000 years of cultural history relating to mill technology. Learn about the technical developments of mechanical mills and saws from their origins to...

Panoramic view over camping Nenzing  | © Standl

Alpencamping Familie Morik

Luxury and top quality combined with warmth and hospitality to offer guests a holiday experience with a difference. It is an experience you will never forget!

Selected events in Bodensee-Vorarlberg

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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...

Austria Christmas Ship | © Photo: Curt Huber

Christmas Cruises of the Vorarlberg-Lines

26. November until 20. Dezember

Enjoy several Christmas markets in two countries in one day. The Christmas ship MS Austria cruises Thursday - Sunday several times daily between Bregenz and Lindau from Nov 28 through Dec 15.

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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....

Selected tours in Bodensee-Vorarlberg

Stand up Paddling Surfmax Hard

From Germany to Austria

1 day
Rhine Valley Bike Path | © Bodensee Vorarlberg Tourismus

Rhine Valley Bike Path

3:30 h
Steamship Hohentwiel

The story of mobility at Lake Constance

7 days

Contact address

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