The Bodensee Travel Guide


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Plan Your The Bodensee Vacation

Lapping the shores of Germany, Switzerland, and Austria, the Bodensee (Lake Constance), at 65 km (40 miles) long and 15 km (9 miles) wide, is the largest lake in the German-speaking world.


The Bodensee Hotels

Accommodations in the towns and resorts around the lake include venerable wedding-cake-style, fin de siècle palaces as well as more modest Gasthöfe. more


The Bodensee Restaurants

In this area, international dishes are not only on the menu but also on the map—you have to drive only a few miles to try the Swiss or Austrian dish you' more

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Things To Do

Things To Do in The Bodensee

Explore the best sights, entertainment, and shopping with our top choices and insider tips.


The Bodensee Experiences

  • Top Reasons to Go to the Bodensee

    Zeppelin Museum, Friedrichshafen: Step inside the gracious passenger rooms of the airship, and you may question whether the air transport of today... Read more

  • Biking the Bodensee

    The best way to experience the Bodensee area is by bike. In as little as three days, you can cross the borders of three nations. The largely... Read more


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