Lake Constance in winter

Culture, nature and pure relaxation in winter

Lake Constance is a dream destination at any time of the year. Put your feet up and relax in the SalzOase in Constance. After that, why not round off your evening by taking in one of the interesting plays performed at the municipal theatre. The it's time to move on to the Erwin-Hymer Museum in Bad Waldsee. Take a discovery tour through the cultural and technological history of mobile travel before relaxing in the Vitalium spa in Bad Wurzach. Learn more about the legendary car manufacturer Rolls-Royce at the Rolls-Royce Museum in Dornbirn. The tour then takes you to the little country of Liechtenstein. A guided walk with an outdoor fondue leaves no wish unfulfilled. You can then enjoy yet more nature when climbing the panoramic mountain Hoher Kasten with a well-earned break in the revolving restaurant. Round the tour off with a few relaxing hours in the Blumenwies indoor pool and sauna in St. Gallen.

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Your Lake of Costance experience for 6-7 days

1. Salt’z – SalzOase Konstanz…
... like a holiday at the seaside. Breathe the salty air at Lake Constance! Have a relaxing time. With its salt cave boasting more than 28 tons of salt, “salt‘z” offers a health and spa experience for the young and the young at heart.

Experience time: 1 hour

2. Constance Theatre
How about a theater visit? Since over 400 years Constance is a city of theater at the Lake Constance. The theater has an ensemble of 21 actresses and actors.

Experience time: 3-4 hours

3. Erwin-Hymer Museum, Bad Waldsee
Over 80 historical caravans, motorhomes and cars have been integrated into an exciting world of experience across 6,000 m² in a permanent exhibition. Learn about the historico-cultural background of caravaning; immerse into the history of the pioneers and discover exciting facts on technology,  development, production and design.

Experience time: 2 hours

4. Vitalium spa, Bad Wurzach
Relax in the Vitalium spa (4-star wellness complex) in Bad Wurzach/ Allgäu. The spascape with indoor and outdoor pools, bubble benches, massage jets and a whirlpool are conducive to relaxation. The spacious spa complex boasts four saunas and a wide range of wellness services in the wellness house.

Experience time: 3- 4 hours

5. “Ravensburg city history” guided tour
In the late Middle Ages Ravensburg was the economic, cultural and political centre in the Lake Constance region. Market squares, patrician townhouses, artisan quarters, churches and the mighty city fortification, originally with four gates, ten towers, a moat and double town walls characterise the appearance of the historic city centre to this day.

Experience time: 2 hours

6. Museum Ravensburger – Ravensburger Games
Where else can you creep into the nest of the „Reading Raven“, play „Busy Pictures“ – object games in XXL format and discover the secrets of Saga Land? Museum Ravensburger is an interactive exhibition occupying three floors which takes you on a journey through the past and present of the brand with the famous blue triangle.

Experience time: 2-3 hours

7. Rolls-Royce Museum, Dornbirn, Österreich
Unexpected and extraordinary – the world’s largest and most important Rolls-Royce Museum. Over 1.000 exhibits, 3.5000 m² exhibition area at three levels, a reconstruction of the first Rolls-Royce manufacturing facility, an own restoration centre, an original tea room and the “hall of fame” are only a few highlights the Museum offers.

Experience time: 1-2 hours

8. Guided walk with outdoor fondue, Liechtenstein
An absolute hit on cold winter's days. Enjoy a special llama tour in princely Rätikon before savouring a tasty cheese fondue under the starry sky of the royal winter idyll.

Experience time: 3 Stunden

9. Hoher Kasten revolving restaurant, Brülisau, Schweiz
Explore the perfect blend of Alps and nature while having lunch in the modern revolving restaurant of Hoher Kasten. Get refreshed outside on our new “Europa-Rundweg” which is wheelchair accessible all year round. The view reaches deep into the surrounding mountains of Switzerland and five European countries.

Experience time: 3-4 hours

10. Blumenwies indoor pool and sauna, St.Gallen
In the outdoor Finnish sauna, you can enjoy steam infused with olive and lemon grass cream as well as salt and honey rubs for a well-tended skin (peeling effect), a plunge pool, a coloured-light sauna, a Turkish steam bath and solariums.

Experience time: 2-4 hours

Tip: The fifth season - Carnival
Are you starting your tour in early or mid-February? Then watch the crazy goings-on of the Swabian-Alemannic carnival. Witches and jesters move through the alleys, creating a unique carnival atmosphere everywhere, be it in the streets or in restaurants and festival halls.

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Overnight stays: 5-6 nights

Travel information:The transfer between the different stages can be undertaken with your own car/coach or partly by public transport (rail,bus).

Contact

Internationale Bodensee Tourismus GmbH
Hafenstr. 6
78462 Constance
Germany

Tel.: +49 7531 909490
info@bodensee.eu
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Attractions

salt’z – the Constance salt oasis

salt’z – the Constance salt oasis...

Sniff the sea air by Lake Constance! And enjoy total relaxation. With its salt grotto made from more than 28 tonnes of salt, salt’z offers a year-round health and wellness experience e for kids and...

Erwin Hymer Museum – A whole world of travel

Take an interactive and multimedia journey through the cultural and technical history of travel covering more than 6,000 m²! More than 80 historic vehicles can be found along nine dream routes...

“Ravensburg city history” guided tour

Ravensburg is one of the attractive, particularly well-maintained historic cities of southern Germany. As an imperial city and headquarters of the Ravensburg trading company, Ravensburg as the...

Museum Ravensburger close to Lake Constance

Museum Ravensburger

How does a game come into being? Why does one piece of a jigsaw fit into another? In the Museum Ravensburger, visitors take an interactive journey of discovery through the past and present of...

Rolls Royce Museum, Dornbirn at Lake Constance

Rolls Royce Museum, Dornbirn

The biggest Rolls-Royce Museum of the world offers more than 1,000 exhibits presented on 3,500 m² exhibition area. Highlights are the own restoration centre, an original tearoom and the “hall of...

Blumenwies indoor pool and sauna, St.Gallen close to Lake Constance

Blumenwies indoor pool and sauna, St.Gallen

The swimming bath has a 25-metre swimming pool, a heated swimming pool (32 °C), a 5-metre diving platform, a “Black Hole” 65-metre tube slide & children’s paddling pool. In the outdoor Finnish...

Hoher Kasten revolving restaurant

The Hoher Kasten panoramic mountain in the Appenzell Alps offers a fantastic 360° view. At an altitude of 1,784.5 metres above sea level, the newly opened “Europa-Rundweg” trail circles around...