Reasons to Consider Visiting Allgau
Allg?u is a region which is located in Bavarian Swabia in the South of Germany. The Allg?u stretches over the alpine lands and it hosts two main rivers, Lech and lller. Allg?u is also a renowned tourist region in Germany that offers beautiful landscapes, farming, hiking in the mountains and the Alps. The farming in the Allgovian region is popular for its dairy products like cheese. The Schwangau which is on the eastern region of Allg?u is home to the high mountains. An amazing bird eye view of the Alps can be experienced at the station located on top of Mount Tegelberg. There is a daily car that can get you to the station on top of the mountain. The entrance to the biggest nature reserve in Bavaria is also located at the top of Mount Tegelberg.
During the winter and the spring season, one can enjoy themselves by snowboarding and skiing on the best skiing areas which are spread all over the Alpines. One can also engage in the different winter sports available. Cycling, hiking in the mountains and paragliding are some of enjoyable outdoor activities that are associated with the summer season. There are rare plant species and incredible wildlife in the nature parks in the mountain area. In the Bavaria area there are many diferent lakes like forggensee and schwansee. There are celebrations done during the harvest season which is during autumn. During the harvest season, people engage in different social events that include eating roasted chestnuts and drinking of wine.
In Allg?u there are many tourist destinations including the town of Kempten. This is the biggest town in the Allg?u region.
Kempten is home to many cultural heritages and historical artworks. The differences between the Catholics and the Protestants had led to the splitting into two the town of Kempten. The Erasmus Chapel on St. Mang-Platz square is home to the artefacts of the Kempten’s religion history. The people who visit this underground exhibition in the Erasmus chapel, are given a fascinating experience of the historical time by the use of modern lighting and an amazing sound technology. The underground exhibition also displays skeletons of more than seven hundred people who died there. Kempten which is at the foot of the Alps also offers many outdoor activities that include paragliding, canoeing, cycling, golf, tennis and cross-country skiing.
The fairy tale castles of Neuschwanstein and Hohenschwangau which are located in Oberstdorf just a few miles from Kempten will give an amazing historical experience. The Historical tourists can also visit the Cambodunum Archaeological Park and the Roman museum which are both located in Kempten. The hospitality in Allg?u is also fascinating. For accommodation, one can choose the high end hotels or the rental old farmhouses. Allg?u also hosts many restaurants and cafes where one can enjoy the delicious Swabian cuisines.