Constance is not only the largest City on Lake Constance and known for its famous Harbour entrance, but also in the immediate Vicinity you can discover a Variety of Worthwhile sights. You can find out what You should not miss when you are in Konstanz.
The Flower Island Mainau-A Must on Lake Constance!
In close Proximity to The Seeburg Animal Park, right on The Shores of Lake Constance, You can visit the Sea Life of The City of Konstanz. On rainy Days, this is a great Destination for the whole Family. After all, You can discover about 3,000 different species Of fish In more than 30 Basins. The Highlight is certainly the eight-meter-long Tunnel, through which you get into the fantastic World of the Red Sea. By The way, the Sea Life Constance is the only Facility in the whole of Germany where You can also discover Penguins. But not only the Donkey Penguins, but also Piranhas, Reef Sharks and Catfish are very special Attractions at Sea Life in Constance.
Aiming High on the Pawn!
If You are interested in Aviation, Be sure to visit the Zeppelin Museum in Friedrichshafen. Explore a faithful Replica of the „LZ 129 Hindenburg,” a Zeppelin Named after the German President Paul von Hindenburg. But this is not all: On the Upper Floor of the Museum you can also visit an interesting Art collection with important Works by numerous Artists from Southern Germany. Combine a Visit to the Zeppelin Museum with a Cruise on Lake Constance-appropriate Combined tickets are offered From all major Places on Lake Constance, especially in the High Season.
Affenberg Salem: Germany’s largest Monkey free EnclosureCome the Berber Monkey as close as anywhere else-the Affenberg Salem makes it possible. Especially for Families with Children, this is one of the Highlights on Lake Constance. The 200 Or so Berber Monkeys live here in a 20-Hectare wooded Area, where You can get very close to them as a Visitor. Feed the Monkeys special Popcorn and You’ll be amazed at how trusting the Animals are. But you can’t just Discover monkeys at Affenberg Salem: There is also a Stork Colony and Fallow deer that live in the Affenberg Salem. The Monkey Mountain Schenke takes care of the physical Well-being of the Visitors; Let yourself be pampered with Culinary Delights under shady Chestnuts.
Hohentwiel Fortress: Fun for visitors large And small
The Rhine Falls near Schaffhausen is one of the most impressive Natural Phenomena that Switzerland has to offer. If You are On holiday in Konstanz, this one is only a Stone’S Throw away by car. With a Height of 23 and a Width of up to 150 Meters, the Rhine Falls is one of the largest Waterfalls in Europe and a real Natural Phenomenon. Certainly some other Waterfalls are even higher, due to its Water Volume of up to 700 Cubic Meters per second, however, the Rhine Falls is the largest in Europe. Be sure to Visit one of the Viewing platforms or even better: Choose a Cruise. With the so-called Rhyfall Mändli you get up close and Personal with the Waterfall. If You can set it up, visit the Rhine Falls in the Evenings, because then it will be impressively illuminated.
Säntis: View of six Countries at 2,500 Meters
Lindau is one of the most famous Cities on Lake Constance, which is so unique mainly due to its Location. The old Town of Lindau is located on an Island and is definitely worth a Visit thanks to its picturesque Streets. Lindau Harbour Added is Also a classic Photo opportunity not to be missed. The Entrance to the Harbour is Lined with a Bavarian Lion and a white Lighthouse; In the Background you can impressively discover the often snow-capped peaks of the Alps. In addition to the Old town with its centuries-old Buildings, the Waterfront is also worth a Visit, as it is considered the most beautiful on Lake Constance. Be enchanted by the lush Vegetation; Lindau is known for its almost Mediterranean Climate. If you Go to the City centre of Lindau, you should be the first to visit two of the Top Sights, the Theft And the Mangturm. Both are truly fairytale; The Mangturm even hosts regular Fairy-tale Lessons. Of course, shipping on Lake Constance should also be on the Agenda once you stay in Lindau. A popular Destination is the Flower Island Mainau, but a Tour Of Lake Constance is also an unforgettable Experience.
Meersburg: Romantic small Town Idyll
When staying In Constance, be sure to visit one of the largest Open-air Museums in Europe, the Unteruhldingen Pfahlbaumuseum. Embask in the Stone and Bronze Age on a Journey of discovery and explore the 23 faithful Replicas. In the Bronze Age village of Buchau, for example, You can visit ancient Tools or explore the typical Thatched houses in The Stone Age village of Sipplingen. The Museum’s Mascot is Uhldi the Stone Age man-he will be happy to demonstrate to You during Your Visit how lived in the Stone Age.
Constance holds some Surprises for You
So It’s best to book your Accommodation in Konstanz today: The Centro guest House is an ideal Base from which to explore the main Sights on Lake Constance. The Staff Of our Hotel will be happy to Help you plan and Design Your Holidays, so that they will be remembered for a long time!