Friday, May 11, 2012

Lake Constance/ Bodensee

Lake Constance (Bodensee) is the third biggest lake in central Europe and it is on the path of River Rhine. The lake shore is shared with 3 countries Germany, Austria, Switzerland.It is a kind that you are in 3 countries at one particular time as shown in few movies.


Mainau is an Island in Lake Constance. It is maintained as a garden Island you can see Tulip Garden,Rose Garden and peacock carved with flowering plants. Lots of amazing things are there to see in Mainau, not only botanical treasures. Island park,gardens,nature and botany using all our senses. You can visit Butterfly park, Palm House,Castle, Play Grounds, Seasonal Gardens, Orchid Show, Tulip Garden and many more.


From any part of Germany you can reach Bodensee by taking SW ticket in DB Bahn. Or you can just directly take tickets to Bodensee in DB Bahn which costs around 35 EUR for entire trip per person including ferry ride.


Ferry ride to Island takes around 1 & 1/2 hours which is beautiful from Sun raise till Sun set ferry will be day is enough for this trip. So start early in the morning.


Spring time is sipmly best time to visit