In, at and on the Lake of Constance

Immerse yourself in your holiday world at Lake Constance
We invite you to the experience of water.
No matter whether you take a peaceful journey with the steamboat, make a big splash with the banana or go on a relaxed walk along the Argen, one of the largest tributaries of Lake Constance - you will always find a connection to water, whatever you do on holiday at Lake Constance. And that's a good thing, because the locals claim: The lake is totally fascinating at any time of day or year, whatever the weather and whatever the mood.


Lido / puplic bathing beach

Lido / puplic bathing beach

The wonderfully situated Strandbad Langenargen provides bathing fun for young and old right at the lakeside of Lake Constance. The facility offers a heated swimming pool and a heated recreation and fun pool with water mushroom and water chute. There is also a water games and playing area for the little ones featuring a fountain, playground equipment and a sandpit.
A bathing raft and a water carousel are provided in the lake itself. A large sunbathing lawn with a panorama view of the lake and the lakeside, the lake and the mountains invites guests to stretch out and enjoy a little active recreation in the fresh air.
The kiosk within the bathing facility has a lakeside terrace where you can enjoy cold, refreshing drinks, ice cream, snacks, as well as coffee and cake.

From the beginning of July till the end of August, the Strandbad team provides Aquarobic each Tuesday from 9.00 a.m. to 9.45 a.m. Price: 1.00 €, in addition to the regular admission fee, minimum number of participants 5 persons.
  
 
 
 

Admission prices:
The admission prices are 2.50 € (Adults) and 1.50 € for children, guests with Guest Cards are free. As from 17.00 p.m. (latecomer rate) adults pay 1.50 € and children 1.00 €. There are also economically priced season cards on offer again this year, which are available as from the 16th of May at the Strandbad ticket office. The season cards cost 17.00 € for children, 35.00 € for adults and 65.00 € for families. Admission is free of charge for those who have the bodenseeErlebniskarte (Lake Constance Experience Ticket).


Puplic shore areas

Malerecke (Painter's Corner)​

Wonderfully situated lakeside area near the Argen estuary in Langenargen, not far from the BMK Yacht Harbour. Panorama view of the Austrian and Swiss Alps. Pebble beach, small playgound, surfer basis, no supervision. Public toilet with three cold showers is provided.

DLRG beach

Freely accessible lakeside section between the Strandbad bathing facility and Schwedi, featuring a BBQ facility, small playground, barefoot path and panoramic view of the Swiss Alps. Pebble beach, shallow lakeside waters, no supervision. Toilets provided. Popular place for kite surfers.


Sailing

Water sport & water fun

Water sport & water fun

Lake Constance is an ideal place for water sport. Sailing and motor boat enthusiasts, surfers and divers find the ideal conditions for their sport here. Over the last few years, Langenargen has developed into a popular water sport destination. Infrastructure institutions and services for water sport enthusiasts are provided both in the small municipal harbour and in the large BMK Yacht Harbour.

Leave everyday life behind and feel the thrill of the elements beneath the billowing, white sail while enjoying the openness of the lake and the breathtaking view of the Swiss Alps. A wonderful place to experience sailing before an impressive backdrop. The harbours of Langenargen provide the ideal starting points for sailing your trips. No matter whether you're a sailing expert or an inexperienced landlubber: This is an experience that you're sure to enjoy.
Sailing newcomers are able to sail on the keel boats or the regatta yachts of Match Race Germany. The meeting point is the Gondelhafen (Gondola Harbour) in the historical town centre of Langenargen. Here you can hire both licence-free and licence-obligatory sail boats.
 
Providers:
Bodenseesegelschule Montfort, phone +49 (0)7543/2002, www.bsm-ssl.de
Match Center Germany, phone +49 (0)7543/9618331, www.match-center.de
DAS Boot, Phone +49 (0)1783272668, www.das-boot-gmbh.de


Sailing courses

Anyone who wishes to hone their skills and have perfect control of their boat should take a sailing course. Children's sailing courses, adult's sailing courses with examinations and sailing training are on offer.
During the 5 day children's sailing courses, children from 6 years of age are introduced to sailing sport with lots of fun and water themes.
Provider:
Bodenseesegelschule Montfort, phone +49 (0)7543/2002, www.bsm-ssl.de
 
 
The basic sailing courses provide an introduction to the fundamentals of sailing sport. The learning target is to be able to safely control licence-free sailing boats.
Providers:
Bodenseesegelschule Montfort, phone +49 (0)7543/2002, www.bsm-ssl.de
Match Center Germany, phone +49 (0)7543/9618331, www.match-center.de
DAS-Boot-GmbH, phone +49 (0)178/3272668, www.das-boot-gmbh.de
 
 
Sailing courses with examinations for official pleasure craft licence for boatsmen on inland waters or the Lake Constance boatsman licence entitle the holder to sail licence-obligatory sail boats. Practical training is performed on keel boats or yachts. Theoretical training is provided in evening or weekend courses, along with practical training during the summer holidays.
Providers:
Bodenseesegelschule Montfort, phone +49 (0)7543/2002, www.bsm-ssl.de
DAS-Boot-GmbH, phone +49 (0)178/3272668, www.das-boot-gmbh.de
 
Sailing training is comprised of perfectioning courses and practical training for licence holders to optimise sailing skills and provide increased control for steering and manoeuvring yachts: Skipper training, spinnaker training, gennaker training, tiller and wheel (also ideal for licence newcomers).
Providers:
Bodenseesegelschule Montfort, phone +49 (0)7543/2002, www.bsm-ssl.de
Match Center Germany, phone +49 (0)7543/9311150, www.match-center.de


Yacht charter

Those who wish to sail but don't own their own yacht can charter sail boats in both of the Langenargen harbours on a daily or weekly basis.
Providers:
Bodenseesegelschule Montfort, phone +49 (0)7543/2002, www.bsm-ssl.de
DAS-Boot-GmbH, phone +49 (0)178/3272668, www.das-boot-gmbh.de
Match Center Germany, phone +49 (0)7543/9618331, www.match-center.de


Other water sports

Something different for young and old sport enthusiasts and for holiday guests, who prefer easy-going sport activities. Explore the lake in your own personal way, on and under-water.
 

Surfing / Kite-surfing

Lake Constance is an ideal place for surfers. The most popular spots in Langenargen are the wonderfully situated Malerecke (Painter's Corner) and the lakeside area of the DLRG Centre.


Diving

Lake Constance is an interesting place to dive. There are some ideal places to train and practice for newcomers and beginners (e.g. in Langenargen or in Kressbronn). Advanced and skilled divers can dive around the deep underwater slopes near Meersburg and Überlingen. There are a number of shipwrecks in various places in Lake Constance, to which guided diving tours are offered. You can obtain further information at the diving school in Langenargen, phone +49 (0)7543/938742, www.dive-team-langenargen.de.

A diving base is located at the Gohren camping site in the neighbouring district of Kressbronn. Diving courses ranging from taster courses to courses for advanced divers and professional diver training courses are on offer. The training is performed in accordance with PADI regulations, the largest diving organisation in the world. Diving equipment rental services and excursions to the famous diving areas in Lake Constance (Überlingen, Meersburg, Sipplingen) round off the offer wonderfully.
Camping site Gohren, phone +49 (0)7543/60590, www.campingplatz-gohren.de


Paddle boat and rowing boat rental

Have you ever driven a Ferrari on water? Did you ever shoot down a boat's slide into a lake? A fun ride on a paddle boat is one of the highlights of a holiday in Langenargen. Fun factor guaranteed.
Provider:
Match Center Germany, phone +49 (0)7543/9618331, www.match-center.de 


Banana and power boat

A speedy power boat ride on Lake Constance or a wild ride on a 5 person banana pulled by a power boat is an unforgettable experience and great fun (suitable for children from 8 years of age) .
Providers:
DAS-Boot-GmbH, phone +49 (0)178/3272668, www.das-boot-gmbh.de 


Water ski and wakeboard

How about a round of water skiing or wakeboarding on the lake?
Never tried it? Then learn how to do these sports with a certified trainer.
Provider:
DAS-Boot-GmbH, phone +49 (0)178/3272668, www.das-boot-gmbh.de
Match Center Germany, phone +49 (0)7543/9618331, www.wet-n-wild.de


Screamer, tube, U-tube

No matter whether you ride alone, as a twosome or a threesome, great fun is guaranteed for everyone.
Provider:
DAS-Boot-GmbH, phone +49 (0)178/3272668, www.das-boot-gmbh.de
Match Center Germany, phone +49 (0)7543/9618331, www.wet-n-wild.de


A boat trip

Boat trip on the lake

Lake Constance boat excursions

What would a holiday at Lake Constance be without a boat trip? You can hop aboard one of the excursion steam boats of the White Fleet directly from the quay in Langenargen and comfortably reach the most wonderful excursion destinations around Lake Constance. Constance, Meersburg, the islands of Mainau or Lindau: In the Lake Constance region there are an endless number of attractions and possible destinations that are well worth a visit.
By the way: A boat trip is a great experience even during bad weather. The lake seems to change its mood according to the weather, which creates a really special atmosphere. You can get tickets at the booking office in the Langenargen Tourist Information centre.

You can also get time tables directly from the Tourist Information centre or we can send them to you upon request (phone +49 (0)7543/9330-92). Online time table information can be obtained under www.bsb-online.com.
 
Tip:
With a season ticket for boat travel on Lake Constance you can travel on all BSB commercial passenger boats operating on Lake Constance for a whole year at no extra charge.


 

Contact

Tourist-Information
touristinfo@langenargen.de
Fon +49 (0)7543/9330-92
Fax +49 (0)7543/9330-5538

Weather

Weather in Langenargen
11 °C
Mostly Cloudy
wind E 6 km/h
Forecast for Friday
Mostly Cloudy
6 °C16 °C

Forecast for Saturday
Scattered Showers
11 °C19 °C

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