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Mainau, Konstanz

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Set in Lake Constance, Mainau overflows with parks and historic sites. You can visit the Baroque Castle of the Teutonic Order, designed in 1739, and home to the noble family who oversees the care of the island. The many parks and gardens include a butterfly house and a grand arboretum with more than 500 species of trees alone. An extensive collection of rare and exotic plants, like orchids and tulips, give the area its tropical appearance. Restaurants serve German and Swedish specialties. For travelers who use our custom trip planner, Konstanz holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Mainau and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • Not much to do there in the winter as most of it is closed. Butterfly house is open, & interesting, but that’s about it. However, if you want to get away from the crowds of Christkindlemarkt, it’s a.....  more »
  • Mainau in the middle of Lake Constance ( the Bodensee) is a wonderful world of plants and flowers that all ages can enjoy. There’s even a petting zoo. It is glorious all through the seasons.  more »
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  • This place is a dream...you can find the relax of a beautiful lake...the fragrance of resin...the colours of flowers.... don't miss Mainau
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