Allensbach on Lake Constance
Allensbach – “cultural city” on Lake Constance
The location on the western shore of Lake Constance, directly opposite Reichenau Island, offers a beautiful view of the UNESCO World Heritage Site. The citizens of the suburbs Hegne, Kaltbrunn and Freudental belong to the approximately 7,000 Allensbachers. Culture is very important here, as shown by the historical buildings. The wildlife and amusement park is one of the highlights of the town. The central location between Singen and Constance makes Allensbach the perfect starting point for various excursions in the Hegau or towards Switzerland.
Your accommodation in Allensbach
The nature lovers among you will find in Allensbach a campsite right on the lake. Whether tent, caravan or rental accommodation – here is something for every vacationer. Especially cozy we find the cabins in Fassoptik – direct beach access included. If you prefer to sleep in four walls, there are of course also some apartments in Allensbach.
Tip: Absolutely book on time, the pitches of the campsite are very popular in the summer!
Attractions – Experience Allensbach
- Baroque Schlössschen Freudental – recently renovated and restored – every Thursday you can take part in guided tours
- Monastery Hegne – in the footsteps of the nuns and their work
- Viewpoint Walzenberg – with a little luck you can enjoy a view of the Alps
- St. Nicholas Church – with baroque onion dome
Especially popular with young and old is the Wildlife and Leisure Park Allensbach at the Bodanrück. In addition to wild boar and trusting deer, the bird of prey show in falconry is an insider tip. Rarely do you get a chance in life to get so close to these impressive rulers of the skies.
With a little luck, you might encounter brown bears at eye level – but do not worry: a tall fence separates you from the king of the woods, of course.
tipIf you feel the footpath around the bear enclosure is too far, you can also see it from the parking lot.
On the Bodanrück is the Mindelsee. Because of the species-rich and extraordinary flora and fauna the area was declared a nature reserve. special feature: Baden is still allowed and definitely recommended at the bathing area.
For bathing pleasure in the Bodensee we recommend that Strandbad Allensbach. This offers an exceptionally beautiful view over Lake Constance. Especially on early summer days, it is an insider tip, since the Lower Lake is according to experience, warmer than the Obersee.
Shopping in Allensbach
In the industrial area you will find some outlet shops: Among others, the shoe manufacturer Birkenstock and the clothing store Trigema are represented here.
If you prefer to do a long shopping trip, you’ll find everything your heart desires in Konstanz. However, we recommend that you take the train, as in the city center the traffic often jams and parking is in short supply.
Eating and drinking in Allensbach
The best ice in Allensbach you get at “ice shoemaker”. In front of the ice cream parlor, well-known among locals and tourists, you can also find a longer queue on hot days.
The restaurant Seegarten scores mainly due to its prime location right on the shore. Culinary delights with a view.
The Pizzeria Gnadensee is best known for its delicious pizza. Here you can sit on the terrace and let the evening fade away.
tipIf you want to eat the pizza right on the lake, you can take this and eat right on the promenade.
Transportation in Allensbach
A big plus point is the direct S-Bahn connection. With the Seehas You can drive every half hour to Engen or Konstanz. Of course with lake view. The Regiobahn also operates hourly so that regional cities can be reached.
A direct one shipping line allows an easy journey to Reichenau Island. Which other villages are also accessible by water, you will find on our information page on Lake Constance navigation.
Optimal to connect with
A magical walk through the underwater world offers this adventure aquarium in Konstanz.
Experience over 300 wild animals in the Freiwildgehege!
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