The enchanting town of Überlingen is situated on the Northern side of Lake Constance and it offers an extensive programme of events as well as unique tourist attractions. Exhibitions range from music, dancing and sports events to interesting guided tours. Cultivated hospitality awaits the visitors in a feel-good atmosphere.
Several buses and trains connect Überlingen with the surrounding towns. The nearest regional airport is located in Friedrichshafen and this is only 35 minutes away by car. The airport in Zürich is the nearest international airport. You can reach Überlingen by car via the motorway A 98. There are several boat connections at Lake Constance.
The most popular recreational pleasures at Lake Constance are those which take place in the water or by the water. Alongside the well maintained Strandbädern „lidos“, which offer you the opportunity to go bathing, swimming or diving, there are also lakeshore sections that are open to the public. In summer the water temperature lies between 22 and 25 degrees Celsius.
Naturally, Lake Constance also invites you to come and take part in various water sports: sailing, surfing and the trendy sport of stand up paddling are available.
For those who place an emphasis on wellness, you are in good hands at the Bodensee-Therme Überlingen „thermal bath“, which will captivate you with its magnificent sauna facility.
Upon first sight, the Städtische Museum Überlingen comes across as rather unremarkable but it will astonish you from the inside with its variety of exhibits and interesting alternating exhibitions. The visitor will learn interesting details here about the history of the town. The Puppenstubenmuseum „dolls museum“ is also housed within these historical walls.
The impressive Münster St. Nikolaus represents the landmark of the town, it is the largest late Gothic building in Lake Constance. The monumental wooden altar dates back from the late Renaissance period.
Typical culinary specialties are the excellent regional products and it is the fish dishes in particular that will win you over with their variety and freshness. A special highlight are the Bodenseefelchen “whitefish from Lake Constance”. In the Hotel-Restaurant Schäpfle, you will be served this alongside other delicacies for moderate prices in a pleasant atmosphere.