Überlingen at Lake Constance

Whether for a walk in the wonderful nature around Lake Constance, over a glass of local wine on the lively landing stage or in the warm water of Lake Constance thermal bath, Überlingen invites visitors to relax and enjoy on the sunny northern shore of Lake Constance all year round. having already won numerous awards as a family-friendly holiday destination, this town on Lake Constance offers younger guests a wide range of entertainment.

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With the longest lakeside promenade on Lake Constance bordered by palm trees and blooming flowerbeds, visitors are welcome at the Überlingen Kneipp spa on the landing stage where the buzz of activity encourages visitors to linger. The neighbouring old town with the clearly visible St. Nikolaus cathedral, the impressive council hall and the winding alleyways offers an ideal opportunity to take a stroll and look around against a historical backdrop.

Garden culture path

Over some 2.5 miles, the Überlingen garden culture path stretches like a green tape through the national horticultural show city 2020, connecting the most attractive parks and gardens.

Active when travelling

Anyone wanting to spend more time in nature can explore a dense network of clearly marked cycle and hiking trails around Überlingen and its seven districts-first and foremost the SeeGang premium hiking trail stretching 33 miles around the Überlinger See to Konstanz. Refreshments are available from the cosy farm cafés, rustic country inns and restaurants serving seasonal regional products.


For families, a visit to theReutemühle domestic animal zoo- the Lake Constance zoo - is worth the visit.

In addition to a number of exotic breeds of domestic animal, from meerkats through goats with twisted horns to camels, the lovingly designed play islands provide ample space to play and let off steam. Furthermore, avaried children's programme, three wonderful lidos and family-friendly accommodation make Lake Constance the favourite destination for young children.

Must-dos in Überlingen

  • enjoy the peace and quiet and the lush surroundings in the Überlingen city garden
  • delve into the city's past in the Überlingen City Museum
  • visit the animals at the Reutemühle domestic animal zoo in Überlingen and let off steam on the play islands
  • take a refreshing dip in Lake Constance after enjoying a sauna in the Überlingen Lake Constance thermal baths
  • watch the boats at the Überlinger landing stage while enjoying a delicious ice cream


The right place at any time of year:

  • Spring tip: 
    take a stroll along the Überlingen garden culture path to the city's most attractive gardens and parks
  • Summer tip:
    visit one of the three Überlingen lidos
  • Autumn tip: 
    take a walk along the SeeGang premium hiking trail from Überlingen to Konstanz
  • Winter tip:
    relax in the Lake Constance thermal baths in Überlingen

Experiences in Überlingen

Passenger ships

A short break on-board. A light breeze that strokes your face. The unmistakable smell of the fresh Lake Constance air. A glass of wine by the ship’s rail as you look out across the great expanse of...

Aerial view of Überlingen at Lake Constance

Guided tour of Überlingen

On a tour through the historic old town you will discover Überlingen’s most important sights and hear all about the fascinating, turbulent history of the former free imperial city. Highlights of...

Überlingen urban Museum at Lake Constance

Überlingen urban Museum

Meaningful exhibits tell stories about life by Lake Constance. Germany’s biggest collection of doll’s houses and this year’s special exhibition “Animal pictures and animal myths from the...

Garden tour in Überlingen

It is not for nothing that Überlingen is known as the Garden City on Lake Constance. Numerous parks and gardens are strung out like a row of pearls through the town centre. The best way to explore...

Events in Überlingen

Christmas market Überlingen

07. December until 17. December

Every December, the Hofstatt, the main square in the historic city center of Überlingen, is transformed into a magical Winter Wonderland. On festive decorated stands, artisans and traders from...

Holiday offers including Überlingen

Premium Lake Shore hiking trail at Lake Constance

Premium Lake Shore hiking trail from Constance to Überlingen

5 days 4 nights from €399.00 pro Person


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