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Discover the timeless beauty of Mainau

Just a two-hour drive away from Isny im Allgäu, you'll find the captivating flower island of Mainau. Nestled across a 45-hectare area on Lake Constance, where the borders of Germany, Switzerland, and Austria meet, this enchanting island becomes a year-round destination for vacationers and outings. Mainau welcomes visitors with a diverse range of outdoor activities that unfold in harmony with the changing seasons and atmospheric conditions. This makes it an essential destination for every traveler who wants to experience the beauty of the day in a magical environment.

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The island of Mainau is renowned not only for its picturesque sights, breathtaking landscapes, and unforgettable panoramas but also as a hub of exciting outdoor experiences. Enthusiastic participants can expect a variety of activities and plans here. These include leisurely strolls through meticulously designed gardens, delightful culinary explorations, and unique shopping experiences. The island also hosts a multitude of vibrant events throughout the year. Particularly noteworthy is the Spring and Summer Flower Show, a captivating display of numerous colorful species including orchids, tulips, spring blossoms, dahlias, and roses. Another standout event is the "Grafenpalastfest," taking place from September 29th to October 3rd, during which the Baroque Mainau Palace transforms into a unique shopping paradise. If you're staying at the Berghotel Jägerhof with our extended weekend offer, this day trip is a perfect activity to discover the best of the region.

For those seeking a magical holiday experience, the Mainau Island Christmas Garden is an absolute must. Friends, families, couples, and colleagues are invited to participate in an evening illuminated by a two-kilometer circular path adorned with captivating light installations. Whether you're looking for relaxation or adventure, Mainau promises unforgettable experiences that will make your vacation truly memorable. (Remember to secure your tickets in advance!)

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The animal attractions on Mainau Island provide a unique opportunity for families to experience domestic animals in an increasingly rare environment. Old breeds of farm animals, miniature ponies, donkeys, and cattle inhabit spacious enclosures. The Mainau Farm comes alive with chickens and rabbits that can be gently petted in the petting zoo. The pony riding arena between the farm and the lake allows children to enjoy Shetland pony rides. Shetland pony stallion Isaron's Rock'n Roll has already sired award-winning foals, and their offspring can be acquired. This is the ideal day trip for families with children.

These captivating activities are complemented by an entire culinary universe. Numerous restaurants, cafeterias, bakeries, and bars are ready to offer exceptional quality products against a breathtaking backdrop. Among these culinary oases are the Rothaus-Seeterrassen Restaurant, the Würstle Grill, the Hafen-Biergarten, and several others, all of which promise a delightful and flavorful experience.

Don't forget to visit the Butterfly House, the second-largest of its kind in Germany. Here, you have the opportunity to admire around 120 different species of tropical butterflies in free flight. These vibrant creatures hail from Africa, Asia, Central and South America, providing a captivating spectacle within the Butterfly House. With a humidity of about 90% and temperatures ranging between 25 and 30°C, the environment replicates their natural habitats.

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Final thought: If you're spending your vacation in the Allgäu region at the Berghotel Jägerhof in Isny and are seeking an unforgettable day trip with family and friends, then Mainau Island on Lake Constance is undoubtedly our top recommendation. Here, you'll find an unparalleled time filled with unforgettable experiences.



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