Thurgau Bodensee

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Typical Thurgau

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. And with its numerous unusual hotels, the canton of Thurgau shows just how modern and innovative such a rural region can be. The canton is also home to the Müller-Thurgau white wine. It is served in cosy taverns as well as in the roughly 20 Gault-Millau restaurants in the region. Idyllic paths through orchards all lead to the same destination: a relaxed means of finding yourself.

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Must-dos in Thurgau:

  • go on a scavenger hunt in Ittingen Charterhouse
  • explore the Apple Way in Altnau
  • cycle the Most Velotour
  • go fishing on Lake Constance
  • admire the oldest utility vehicles in the Saurer Museum
  • live like Napoleon in Salenstein
  • sit in silence - meditate in Fischingen Abbey
  • watch how Öpfelringli are made
  • discover the rose town of Bischofszell
  • travel the most beautiful route in Switzerland - Grand Tour of Switzerland

The right place at the right time of year:

  • Spring tip:
    take a cycling trip through the blossoming fruit trees.

  • Summer tip:
    learn more about fruit on the Altnau Apple Way.

  • Autumn tip:
    visit the Möhl fruit press in Arbon.

  • Winter tip:
    take a guided tour of the Napoleon Museum in Arenenberg.

Selected attractions in Thurgau Bodensee

Eschenz Museum

Local museum with original artefacts from the UNESCO-site Eschenz-Insel Werd.

Campsite Ruderbaum | © Camping Ruderbaum

Camping Ruderbaum

UNESCO Site Egelsee

The Neolithic site (around 3660 BC) was excavated during 1962. Several well preserved ground layers of wooden houses were found. The dwelling is well known for its fantastic Neolithic textiles and...

Selected events in Thurgau Bodensee

Top event

SlowUp Euregio Lake Constance

27. August

Between Arbon and Romanshorn, you can't hear any engine noise on the asphalt at all. A 25-mile circuit along the Swiss shore of Lake Constance following small roads and agricultural roads will be...

Top event

Apple weeks at Lake Constance

17. September until 09. October

The region around Lake Constance is famous for the numerous types of apple that are grown here. From the apple blossom in spring to the harvest in late summer, Lake Constance apples dominate the...

Selected tours in Thurgau Bodensee

Lake Constance Bike Route

4-7 days
Sunset at the Ottenberg close to Lake Constance

Wine trail Weinfelden

3 hours
Seerücken Route | © Thurgau Tourismus

Thurgauer Ridge Route

6:00 h

Bookable experiences in Thurgau Bodensee

Genusszeit Cooking experience

Cooking Experience "Napoleon" and "Constance Council"

Individual: 165.00 CHF per person
Genusszeit Forest fondue

Forest Fondue and Wine Tasting

Individual: 79.00 CHF per person
The Macardo Distillery in Amlikon

Guided Tours of the Macardo Distillery

Group: 500.00 CHF per group

Contact address

Thurgau Tourismus, Friedrichshafnerstraße 55a, 8590 Romanshorn, Switzerland