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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Current weather Upper Swabia and Allgäu

today
22°
25°
cloudy
amount of rainfall
7.2 l/m²
hours of sunshine
2h 30min
tomorrow
13°
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the day after tomorrow
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14°

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

Bad Schussenried Abbey close to Lake Constance

Schussenried Monastery Museum – NEW!

A former Premonstratensian monastery. Plans for the new monastery complex were drawn up in the mid-18th century by Dominikus Zimmermann and the edifice was built by Jakob Emele. The highlight of the...

Freibad Stefanshöhe in Wangen in der Nähe vom Bodensee

Stefanshöhe open-air pool, Wangen

A refreshing place in the air of the spa resort in Wangen. An attraction for bathing beauties, water lovers, sun worshippers and fans of fresh air and fitness. The pool is a beautiful, spacious and...

Alpenfreibad Scheidegg close to Lake Constance

Alpenfreibad Scheidegg

Enjoy the mighty Alpine panorama of the Allgäu from the well-maintained sunbathing lawn and swim in the natural pools fed by spring water – that look like a mountain lake. The heated kids’ pool...

Selected events in Upper Swabia and Allgäu

Top event
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...

Isny Castle Christmas

05. December until 09. December

A very special part of our market includes a nightly visit from an angel who descends from the abbey to earth. The Castle Christmas in the courtyard of the former Benedictine monastery is a feast for...

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...

Selected tours in Upper Swabia and Allgäu

Birnau abbey church at Lake Constance

A journey back in time to the Baroque era

4 days
Lake Constance in winter

Culture, nature and pure relaxation in winter

6-7 days
Das "Eriskircher Ried", Eriskirch | © Gerhard Kersting

Birdwatching-Tour

6 days

Selected holiday offers in Upper Swabia and Allgäu

Christmas offers of the Bodenseehotels

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Isnyer Gourmet Wanderung

Swiss Cheese Fondue with Wine Tasting

Individual: €99.00 per person

Contact address

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