Excursions in the Oberstdorf region
There is also lots to discover in the area around Oberstdorf. Offering everything from a whole range of cultural sights to fascinating wonders of nature, the area is ideal for excursions. Discover your own favourite parts of the Allgäu and experience unforgettable holidays that are packed with variety.
The local bus and travel companies also offer excursions to various destinations. The current programme and latest information is available from the Tourist Information centre. Transportation for a listing of coach tour bus companies in Oberstdorf.
Neuschwanstein – the royal castle near Füssen
The fairy tale castle of King Ludwig II is one of the most visited castles in the world. A visit to this magnificent building will take you into the secret life of the monarch. The ascent through the Pöllat gorge is well worth the effort and there are magnificent views of Neuschwanstein from the Marienbrücke. And don’t forget to visit the neighbouring castle of Hohenschwangau.
Lindau by Lake Constance
The town of Lindau is situated on the banks of Lake Constance, a paradise for sailors and other water sports enthusiasts. Particularly the old harbour area with Löwendenkmal (Lion Monument) and lighthouse is worth a visit. Other interesting sights are the old town hall and museum.
Towns in the Allgäu – Historical and Fascinating
Whether you prefer a coffee in the sun in Kempten’s Rathausplatz, take a walk through Wangen with all its beautiful fountains, admire the medieval town of Memmingen or visit one of the other historical towns in Allgäu. The region has a rich cultural offer and is also ideal for shopping.