Cycling at Lake Constance

When scenic outdoor adventures meet cultural and culinary highlights

Vierländerregion Bodensee is the perfect destination for cycling fans who love nature, adventures, culinary delights and culture. The individual stages of the 260-kilometre-long cycle route around the lake offer numerous options for lovely detours to the region’s sights and attractions. From Mainau Island to the pilgrimage church of Birnau and the Rhine delta: There’s something for every cycling fan at Lake Constance – we’re looking forward to your stay!

Bike tours at Lake Constance: highlights for all tastes

Whether you’re planning a leisurely bike tour around Lake Constance or looking for some fun and relaxation with your friends: The Bodensee region is a paradise for cyclists. To give you an overview of all activities and attractions, we have listed the best trails, route sections and highlights along the way.

Bike tours at Lake Constance

Discover the sights and attractions around Lake Constance

Apart from picturesque cycle trails, plenty of swimming options and culinary delights, Vierländerregion Bodensee boasts numerous other attractions. The flower island of Mainau, Meersburg castle, Säntis aerial tramway, the Abbey Library of Saint Gallen, the famous Bregenzer Festspiele festival – Vierländerregion Bodensee offers something for guests of all ages. We have listed the most popular sights and attractions for you.

The Lake Constance cycle route celebrates its 40th anniversary: Join the celebrations

In 2023, the 260-kilometre-long bike route around Lake Constance will celebrate its 40th anniversary. And that’s reason enough for us to celebrate together with our guests! Throughout the year, numerous events and highlights will take place – and we invite you to join the celebrations!

The perfect accommodation for your cycling trip

Whether you’re planning a bike trip full of culinary highlights, a little island hopping  or a tour of the lovely gardens along Lake Constance, you will need the perfect accommodation to go with it – especially if you’re planning a cycling tour around the entire lake! In this case, you should know which way round the lake is “best”, and about luggage transfer options. To make it easier for you to find the ideal accommodation for your trip and – even better – to ensure that your luggage is already waiting there for you, we have compiled a list of bike hotels and luggage transfer providers in the Bodensee region.

Herzroute | © St.Gallen-Bodensee Tourismus

Suggested cycling routes

...around Lake Constance.

Lake Constance Bike Tour Map

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Bodensee Brochures

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Free admission to more than 160 attractions with the Bodensee Card PLUS

The Bodensee Card PLUS is the perfect travel companion for your cycling holiday at Lake Constance. Order it online – and enjoy free admission to more than 160 attractions in all four countries, among them Affenberg Salem, Meersburg castle, Ravensburger Spieleland leisure park and Säntis aerial tramway. Lake Constance Cruises are also included, allowing for combined, leisurely bike & boat trips. Bodensee Card PLUS is available for 3 or 7 days.

Find out more about this offer and enjoy great benefits!

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Panoramic Tour around Lindau in Bavaria | © Landkreis Lindau

Suitable cycling offers

For your cycling holiday at Lake Constance!
Konstanz: historical district Niederburg | © MTK, Dagmar Schwelle

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