SUP – Stand-up paddling
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: Half-day: € 20 (incl. life jacket and paddle), 1 day: € 30 (incl. life jacket and paddle)
Opening hours: Tues to Fri 9am – 1pm and 2pm – 6pm, Sat 9am – 2pm
Information and reservation: Sport Schmidt GmbH, Tel. +49 7541 23531, www.sportschmidt.com
Along the river Schussen by canoe
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. NEW: The cycling and canoeing combined offer: cycle to the starting point of the canoeing tour and then return by bicycle. Reservation required.
Opening hours: Tues to Fri 9am-1pm and 2-6pm, Sat 9am-2pm
Reservation and information: Sport Schmidt GmbH, Tel. +49 7541 23531,
Water fun on the lake
Banana boat, water skis, wakeboard, tube (tyre), or scubadiving mini-courses for beginners on Saturdays (reservation is required). Water fun guaranteed! ‘Wasserspass Friedrichshafen’ 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
Fee: On request
Information: Wasserspass Friedrichshafen, Schmidstr. 44, Tel. +49 7541 34443, www.wasserspass-friedrichshafen.de
Water-skis, wakeboard, tube (tyre) or banana boat – no matter which one you are using, great fun is guaranteed! For adults and children. Special equipment available. Reservation required.
Dates: July and August in calm water (only upon reservation by phone), water skiing and wakeboarding for four people for one hour, tube for up to six people for one hour, banana boat for 10 people for one hour.
Fee: € 160 per hour
Information: DAS-Boot-GmbH, Tel. +49 178 32726684 and +49 700 32726684, www.das-boot-gmbh.de
Day trip on a sailing yacht
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’)
Reservation & Information: DAS-Boot-GmbH, Tel. +49 178 32726684 and +49 700 32726684, www.das-boot-gmbh.de
Scuba-diving and scuba-diving courses
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 € 45 / Basic course € 225 / Open Water Diver € 375
Information: Bodensee Tauchschule, Tel. +49 7541 71798 and +49 171 9979277, www.tauchschule-meersburg.de
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