Boat trips on Lake Constance
There’s no nicer and simpler way of accessing the wonderful destinations around the banks of Lake Constance. Discovering the cultural heritage and beautiful lakeside scenery by boat is an experience not to be missed. The peace, beauty and scenic variety of Lake Constance can be best appreciated from the rail of a ship.
Lake Constance, the heart of Europe
Lake Constance, a vast expanse of water between Austria, Switzerland and Germany, is just a few minutes’ drive from the Hotel Krone in Dornbirn.
Even on the clearest of days, it’s impossible to see right across the lake from the Bregenz shoreline. The lake occupies a total area of 572 square kilometres. The lake occupies a total area of 572 square kilometres and, due to the curvature of the earth, the 46 kilometre length of the lake is sufficient to induce a height difference of 41.5 metres.
A boat trip from Bregenz harbour enables you can see huge amounts of the countryside around Lake Constance. Possibilities include the regular boat service, car ferries, motor boots and even a solar ferry. You can also enjoy some of the excellent water sports facilities available: sailing, wind-surfing, canoeing, diving and water skiing, to name but few.