Autumn & Winter

Everyday is something special – Not only during the summer months Friedrichshafen has a lot on offer. Have you ever thought of visiting Friedrichshafen in the autumn?

Opening at 11am with the Fanfarenzug Graf Zeppelin, excellent wines and game specialties from the region, wooden workshop for children, dixie music and cozy entertainment.

Opening hours: 3 October 2018, 11am to 6pm

Christmas magic fills the cosy village huts on the Friedrichshafen Buchhornplatz, next to the Zeppelin Museum directly on the shore of Lake Constance. The market, with its life-size crib and panoramic view of the lake, is ideal for strolling, enjoying and shopping. Here, you will find gift ideas for every taste. A colourful and varied stage, as well as a children’s programme, ensure that the Christmas market is an event for the whole family. Current information is available on 

Opening hours: 30 November to 21 December 2018, Mon to Thu noon – 8pm, Fri to Sun 11am – 8pm

The Lake Constance ‘BodenseeErlebniskarte Winter’ offers free entry to museums, mountain railways and swimming pools; it includes reduced rates for selected ship connections, too. As this ‘Erlebniskarte’ is valid for three selectable days in the season, it is useful for locals, too.

Valid: Three selectable days from 15 Oct 2018 – April 2019

Price: Adults € 61, Children / Teenagers € 31

Information: International Bodensee Tourismus GmbH, Tel. +49 7531 909499, 

Small but mighty Christmas market in cozy atmosphere at the open fire with homemade mulled wine and regional food.

Opening hours: 7 to 14 December 2018, daily from 4pm to 7pm Up-to-date information can be found at