Lake Constance Austria

lake-constance-austriaLake Constance Austria offers a versatile nature, because besides Lake Constance, the region also has numerous mountains, canyons and lakes. It is a paradise for winter sports enthusiasts and hikers, for cyclists and mountain bikers, but also for water sports enthusiasts. There are many interesting places in the region lake constance austria - the famous Bregenzer Seebühne, the Pfänder, Bregenz, the Bregnzerwald, Karren, Rappenlochschlucht,  the Lake constance festival and more.


Lake Constance Austria festival on the world's largest lake stage attracts a large number of visitors every summer. Every July and August, Bregenz hosts a top-class open-air opera. The festival, one of Austria's cultural highlights, is inseparably linked to Bregenz, the capital of Vorarlberg. And this is just one of the many attractions in the region.


Rhine delta – the small jungle at the Bodensee

Rhine delta with its peninsulas, bays and wetlands is not only a refuge for birds and plants. It is also a uniquely beautiful and exciting wilderness. At the starting point at the Rohrspitz there are different parking spaces, some of which are subject to a charge. You can walk on the dam in the direction […]

Viktorsberg – a beautiful hike in many seasons

Viktorsberg Vorarlberg offers one of my favourite hikes. From the Monastery to Letze and then back to the starting point via the Allmein-Alpe. This 90 to 120 minute tour can be done practically all year round, except when there is a lot of snow, and the Allmein-Alpe is a perfect place to “stop off” for […]

Damuels Mellau – the heart of the Bregenzerwald

Damuels Mellau are top destinations in the Bregenzerwald both in summer and winter. A particularly nice activity is the hike to kanisfluh. Kanisfluh is a mountain with two sides. On the north side, huge rock faces rise to the summit. But if you approach the mountain from the south, it is easy to climb. The way […]

Lochau Bodensee

Lochau Bodensee is located between Lindau and Bregenz. Although it is more of a transit village, Lochau is also the gateway to one of the most beautiful view points in the area. In Lochau you will find mountain guesthouses with a wide view over the lake and the Swiss Alps, traditional inns or gourmet restaurants […]

Karren Dornbirn – Rappenlochschlucht – Rolls Royce Museum

Karren Dornbirn is the mountain of Dornbirn and can be reached within 15 minutes via the motorway from Bregenz. Compared to the Pfänder, the Karren has the advantage of smaller numbers of tourists and a much better restaurant. There is also one of the most interesting scenic gorges and a Rolls Royce museum for car enthusiasts. […]

Hochälpele – the nearest alp at lake constance

Hochälpele is one of the most outstanding viewpoints above the Rhine Valley, the hike there offers views from Lake Constance to the Bregenzerwald. A few meters below the highest point is the Hochälpele hut, so that there is also an ideal place to stop for refreshments. Arrived at the crest the view openes to the […]

Hirschberg Alm – few tourists and great views

Hirschberg Alm is a great trip where you only meet a few tourists. On the southern side of the Hirschberg in the Bregenzer Wald in Vorarlberg lies the village of Langen above the Bregenzerach valley. From here you can hike up to three thousand mountains. The highest is the Hirschberg. From its summit you can […]

Pfänder – view over Bregenz and the lake constance

Pfänder Bregenz is one of the most popular tourist destinations on the Austrian side of the Lake Constance. The way leads via a cable car from the city centre directly to the mountain. Unfortunately, this variant is a regular weekend attraction for locals as well as tourists, so that you have to wait a long […]

Bregenz Austria – the capital at lake constance

Bregenz Austria  at the Lake Constance is famous primarily for its festival on the huge lake stage. But the Vorarlberg state capital and its local mountain Pfänder are also worth visiting outside the festival season. Nowhere else on Lake Constance does history and modernity meet so harmoniously as in Bregenz. Bregenz Austria Opera The lake stage […]