Upper Swabia and Allgäu

Panoramablick Oberschwaben-Allgäu | © Panoramic view of Upper Swabia - Allgäu

Holiday country between the Danube and Lake Constance

Cycle along ADFC-certified cycle paths, visit baroque masterpieces along the Upper Swabian baroque road or relax in a moor-wellness centre - the upper Swabia-Allgäu holiday region offers a break from your daily routine and makes your holiday an unforgettable experience.

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Must-dos in Upper Swabia:

  • hop on an E-bike or its more conventional cousin and cycle along the long-distance Upper Swabian-Allgäu Way and Danube-Lake Constance Way
  • visit one of the historic folklore festivals and experience Upper-Swabian customs at first hand
  • enjoy deep relaxation at a Moor wellness spa
  • listen to the sounds of one of the organs along the Upper Swabian Baroque Road
  • drop in on the ghosts of the Upper Swabian castles
  • eat Kässspätzle  and taste a real Upper Swabian beer
  • explore the region’s most attractive family excursion destinations with the children’s treasure map: » Brochure
  • get to know the cradle of the motor home - by motor home
  • visit the unique UNESCO World Heritage sites around the Federsee
  • find inner peace on the Way of St James from Ulm to Konstanz

The right place at the right time of year:

  • Spring tip:
    cycle the certified Upper Swabian-Allgäu Way or the Danube-Lake Constance Way.

  • Summer tip:
    cool off in the Upper Swabian natural bathing lakes. If you prefer it a little warmer, you should pay a visit to the moor bathing lakes!

  • Autumn tip:
    relax in pleasantly warm thermal springs.

  • Winter tip:
    go cross-country skiing
    , snowshoeing or sledging and visit the Swabian-Alemannic “carnival”

Selected experiences in Upper Swabia and Allgäu

Kinderstadtführung "Geheimnisvolle Türme" in der Nähe vom Bodensee

“Mysterious towers” children’s guided tour

The children’s guided visit is designed for children aged 5 to 10. The kids happily embark on the 80-minute tour without the supervision of their parents. They are given their equipment and set out...

Scheidegger waterfalls

Admire one of the handred most attractive geotopes in Bavaria with views over a wild romantic river landscape and the Scheidegger waterfalls. The water of the Rickenbach tumbles downwards over two...

OUTLETCITY METZINGEN

In the home town of hugo Boss OUTLETCITY METZINGEN offers an unique and stylish shopping experience with a wide range of premium and luxury brands in flagship outlets.

Selected events in Upper Swabia and Allgäu

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Waldburg pottery market

17. August until 19. August

For more than 30 years, the Waldburg pottery market has been a fixture on the Upper Swabian summer events programme. Almost 70 selected pottery workshops offer visitors the chance to take a relaxed...

Forest Christmas in the skywalk allgäu

Forest Christmas in the skywalk allgäu

15. December until 16. December

The trees and bushes are lit up for Christmas and angels roam the park. The smell of mulled wine and hot fragrant punch lingers on the air. Homemade handicrafts are for sale at beautifully decorated...

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Sigmaringen Castle close to Lake Constance

Palace discovery day in the Upper Swabian palaces

16. June

Every year, on the third Sunday in June, the palaces of Upper Swabia invite the entire family to enjoy a special discovery day. A wide range of programmes are on offer corresponding to the relevant...

Selected tours in Upper Swabia and Allgäu

Thermal Baths Bike Route | © Schwäbische Bäderstraße

Thermal Baths Bike Route

5 days
Das "Eriskircher Ried", Eriskirch | © Gerhard Kersting

Birdwatching at Lake Constace

6 days
High Above Tour - Illmensee | © Bodensee-Linzgau Tourismus e. V.

High Above Tour

3:40 h

Selected holiday offers in Upper Swabia and Allgäu

Christmas offers of the Bodenseehotels

Romantic Baroque

3 nights from €244.00 per person

Dream in a Baroque Monastery

1 night from €79.00 per person

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Baking at the Tekrum Kambly Café

Creative event at the Erlebniscafe Tekrum Kambly

Individual: €8.00 per person
Group: €120.00 per group
A Gourmet Hike around Isny

A Gourmet Hike around Isny

Individual: €99.00 per person

Contact address

Oberschwaben-Tourismus GmbH, Neues Kloster 1, 88427 Bad Schussenried, Germany