Water sports

The Schussen adventure tour (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! The Schussen adventure tour is only one of our great tours on offer. The cycling and canoeing combined offer: Cycle to the starting point of the canoeing tour and then return by bicycle. Reservation required.

Reservation and information: Baumhauer Outdoorsport, 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 rucksack.

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

Information and reservation: Baumhauer Outdoorsport, Tel. +49 7542 9515519, , www.baumhauer-sport.de

Opening hours: Tues to Fri 9am–1pm and 2pm–6pm, Sat 9am–2pm

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

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

Fee: € 380 for up to 6 people (children up to 12 years count as ‘half a person’)

Place: Langenargen

Reservation & Information: DAS-Boot-GmbH, Tel. +49 178 32726684 and +49 700 32726684,

Banana boat, water skis, wakeboard or tube (tyre). Water fun guaranteed! ‘Wasserspass Bodensee’ is located right next to the Strandbad Friedrichshafen. No reservation required.

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

More information: Wasserspass Bodensee, Schmidstr. 44, Tel. +49 7541 34443, , www.wasserspass-bodensee.de, Office: Buchornplatz 15, 88045 Friedrichshafen; Home Base: Königsweg 21, 88045 Friedrichshafen

Suitable for all who enjoy being and moving around in the water. Mini, basic 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 / Basic course € 295 / Open Water Diver € 395

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