Meersburg Things to Do

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Most Viewed Things to Do in Meersburg

  • 1. The Old Castle of Meersburg

    There are two Castles in Meersburg, the old and the new. I decided I would visit the Old Castle first, well known as the landmark of Meersburg as it can practically be seen from everywhere in town,...

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  • 2. Magic Pillar

    On a previous trip to Germany, I had come across a Peter Lenk Sculpture. I found it interesting and very different, understanding too, why his sculptures are controversial! In 2007, the "Magical...

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  • 3. Strand Hotel Wilder Mann

    Before heading through the Untertor and into the old town of Meersburg, I first had a look at this Hotel which is located on the edge of Lake Constance. What actually caught my eye, were some...

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  • 4. Meersburg Promenade

    When I was at the port, I noticed a brightly painted building which was named the Gredhaus. It was in such good condition, that I never would have guessed it was built in 1505, by Bishop Hugh of...

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  • 5. Zum Baren (The Bear Inn)

    It's believed "The bear" is the oldest inn in Meersburg, probably dating to around to 1250. Luckily, a rent book from 1456 was found and saved. In the 1680's and for another 200 years, "the Bear," was...

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  • 6. Unterstadtstrasse

    I hope your able to make it down the hill so you can walk the historic old town beside Lake Constance. I walked through the Unterstadttor into this pedestrian only street. Lucky it was side season and...

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  • 7. Unterstadttor

    I am beginning my tour of the old medieval town of Meersburg at the bottom of the hill by Lake Constance. It is here, where the Unterstadttor is situated, Meerburg's oldest surviving city gate,...

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  • 8. THE MARKTPLATZ

    The Marktplatz is home to the weekly Friday market, held from 8 - 12 noon. I missed the markets but didn't miss visiting this delightful square that was...

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  • 9. THE CASTLE MILL

    High above Lake Constance, is a lovely fachwerk building that is built in quite an unusual shape. It is squeezed into a tiny area beside the old Castle and a...

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  • 10. THE LION

    The Lion, formerly known as "Go Red Lion," is one of the oldest Inns in historic Meersburg.This gorgeous town house has been around since the 15th century. It...

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  • 11. THE NEW MEERSBURG CASTLE

    I can hear you saying - a new Castle in Meersburg? Well, there is one much newer than the old Castle built in the 600's! What is known as the "New Castle,"...

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  • 12. Lovely (but steep) town to explore on foot

    We chose to base outselves in Meersburg for our stay at Bodensee because it is about half way along the lake, and is a stop on virtually all of the ferry routes...

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  • 13. Meersburg Zeppelin museum (yes, another one!)

    The Zeppelin museum in Meersburg is an altogether quirkier place than the Zeppelin museum in Friedrichshafen (which is brilliant, but runs the risk of taking...

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  • 14. Experience prehistory at Pfahlbau fishing village

    The Pfahlbau museum in Unteruhldingen is an interesting reconstruction of an ancient stilt village, the remains of which have been unearthed by archeological...

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  • 15. Meersburg castle

    It is a short tour as only a small portion was open, but interesting regardless. One can also tour the bell tower, which somehow was not offered to us, I found...

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  • 16. Climb up through the vineyards

    A scenic walk starts at the Seepromenade at the eastern end of the old city up through the vineyards to the New Palace (Neues Schloss) dominating the city....

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  • 17. Basilika Birnau

    This pilgrimage church isn't right in Meersburg, it's about six miles out in the countryside right on Lake Constance. It would be a terrible shame to miss it,...

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  • 18. Stroll through the picturesque city

    The picturesque city consists of Ober- and Unterstadt (Upper and Lower City). Everywhere are nice corners, plenty of half-timbered houses and nice views of the...

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  • 19. Yes, we're in Germany

    As you maybe already know the Konstanz lake is touching 3 countries: Switzerland, Austria & Germany.Therefore, as soon as you get out of your ferry you can see...

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  • 20. Hey !!!

    ... isn't it a nice tree ? Facing the lake and fighting alittle bit with the wind, these kind of trees joins you while coffeing ...

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  • 21. Smart parade

    Yeah !! literally :-) just left the ferry after arrived in M. and a long queue of SMARTs were waiting to embark to get back to Konstanz.It was a kind of parade...

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  • 22. Puppet

    Just in front of the door you can often see such a kind of guys entertaining the crowd with some puppets.It's worthy at least half a EURO tip.

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