Baden-Württemberg, Wangen, Germany home swap
Our wonderful area is named 3-contries-corner (Germany/Austria/Switzerland).
Wangen is a historical baroque town and air healthy resort and here are a lot of possibilities for adventure, sports, sight-seeing, wellness and spa, nature-lovers and mountain-friends.
Our lovely semi-detached house offers 3 bedrooms. In both kids rooms is a single bed and in one of them is a couch, there is a garden with a covered terrace, one bath and a separate rest room.
About the location
You have to the supermarkets and the bus/train station only some minutes and to the center of town 10 minutes also on foot.
The public transport is very good in our area and we have 6 bikes which you can use.
The old part of Wangen is really worth seeing, because of the old buildings, many wells, churches, museum, market place…and there are many national and international good restaurants.
Our nice public open air swimming pool (Mai-Sept) and behind the public ice-rink for ice-skating (Okt.-Febr.) are reachable in 15 min. on foot or some few minutes by bike.
If you like walking, hiking, cycling or mountain biking, Wangen and the surrounding offer you different special tours. Also the Lake of Constance offers you further possibilities. You can also go to the highest mountain over the lake Constance. That is the Pfänder in Bregenz. On the top you have the best view from the lake and overlooking Switzerland, Austria and Germany. www.pfaender.at
Furthermore you can enjoy a walk around the little lakes in Wangen nearby or along the river Argen, which is crossing our town.
Around Wangen are some indoor climbing halls and wood climbing parks e.g. www.abenteuer- kletterpark-tannbuehl.de
The adventure park Legoland is reachable in 2 hours by train and the Skyline Park in 45 min. by car on highway. www.legoland.de www.skylinepark.de
And the biggest adventure park in Germany is nearly Freiburg, 2,5 h by car. www.europapark.de
For little children is the adventure park Ravensburger Spieleland interesting and the indoor playground, both 30 min. by car but reachable by bus, too. www.spieleland.de www.lufti.info
The longest all-year toboggan Alpsee Coaster is very popular by our kids. www.alpsee-bergwelt.de
The glider airport in the next village and the zeppelin airport in Friedrichshafen offer you a fly over the Lake of Constance and our lovely region.
The flower island in the middle of the lake is worth a visit. www.mainau.de
Do you like sight seeing? Than you are right here. There are so many towns in our region where you can do it. And the castles we have are not countable. The most famous one is the castle Neuschwanstein, from King Ludwig 2nd in Füssen (1,5 hours by car). www.neuschwanstein.de
We all like the numerous warm water swimming bathes and we go very often. They are about 1 hour far away by car, but also reachable by train. One of the biggest we tasted near Munich this month. Our children were enthusiastic about it. www.therme-erding.de
The little airports Friedrichshafen and Memmingen are 45 min. far away by car and about 1 h by train. You can also take the airport Munich, Stuttgart or Zürich.
Conditions of home exchange
- Non smokers only
- No pets allowed
- Children welcome
- Washer / Drier
- Use of bike
- Horse Riding
- Skiing snowboarding
- Shopping facilities
- Rock climbing
- Local restaurants
- Good public transport
- Car not required
Closest airport: Friedrichshafen/Memmingen
Nearest city: Munchen
Property type: House
Location type: Lakes/Mountains