Water Sports

The Lake Constance offers ideal conditions for water sports enthusiasts. The calm water is ideal for SUP, canoe, wakeboard or water ski.

Banana boat, sofa, water skis, wakeboard, tube (tyre), SUP, canoe and motor boats (licence-free boats and boats requiring a boating licence) – fast and with 100 % water fun guaranteed for every age! WasserSpass Bodensee is located right next to the lakeside swimming area Friedrichshafen. No reservation required.

Boat Rental: at the lakeside swimming area Friedrichshafen, Königsweg 21

Dates: mid-May to mid-Sep in good weather. Out-of-season by arrangement


Information: WasserSpass Bodensee, Buchhornplatz 15, Tel. +49 7541 4069339, Mobil +49 1578 9791079, www.wasserspass-bodensee.de

The Schussen adventure tour (approx. 2.5 hour trip) starts from Kehlen down to Eriskirch, where the river flows into Lake Constance. For about 10 km, the tour leads you past fruit orchards and hop gardens – pure nature! Combined cycling and canoeing offer: cycle to the starting point of the canoeing tour and then return by bicycle. Adolescents only accompanied by adults. Tour is not accompanied and must be carried out on its own responsibility. Reservation required.

Information & reservation: Baumhauer Outdoorsport, Käthe-Paulus-Str. 1, 88074 Meckenbeuren, Tel. +49 7542 9515519, www.baumhauer-sport.de

Stand-up paddle surfing, which combines surfing, canoeing and a workout is a new trend sport from Hawaii. In calm waters like Lake Constance, it is easy and quick to learn. You can hire inflatable SUP boards, together with a pump, either in a trolley or a backpack. Reservation required.

Fee: 1 day € 30 (incl. life jacket and paddle)

Information & reservation: Baumhauer Outdoorsport, Käthe-Paulus-Str. 1, 88074 Meckenbeuren, Tel. +49 7542 9515519, www.baumhauer-sport.de

Exciting and absolutely amazing, this is the holiday experience on the lake. Reservation required.

Place: Langenargen

Dates: During the sailing season daily, 10 am – 4 pm

Fee: € 380 for up to 6 people, (children up to 12 years count as “half a person”)

Information: DAS-Boot-GmbH, Mobile +49 178 32726684 and +49 700 32726684, www.das-boot-gmbh.de

Suitable for all who enjoy being and moving around in the water. Mini or the “Open Water Diver” course with an internationally-recognised diving certificate. More than 30 years of experience in small groups (max. 4 participants).

Top all-round coaching, also after the course. The scuba diving courses take place in Meersburg. Reservation required.

Meeting Point / Dates: Hotel City Krone, Schanzstr. 7, Daily, on agreement

Fee: Discover scuba-diving € 49, Open Water Diver € 425

Information: Bodensee Tauchschule, Tel. +49 7541 71798, Mobil +49 171 9979277, www.tauchschule-meersburg.de