Reasons to Consider Visiting Allgau
Allg?u is a region which is located in Bavarian Swabia in the South of Germany. This region is connected to the Alps and it has two main rivers in it namely lller and Lech. Allg?u is also a renowned tourist region in Germany that offers beautiful landscapes, farming, hiking in the mountains and the Alps. Cheese is also a renowned dairy product in the Allg?u region. 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. The mountain station can be accessed by the use of cable cars which operate daily. The Ammergbirge is the biggest nature reserve in Bavaria and it has its gates located in the Mountain top of 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. There are also winter sports which are incredibly enjoyable. During the summer season one can engage in many summer activities like hiking in the mountains, cycling and paragliding. There are rare plant species and incredible wildlife in the nature parks in the mountain area. Forggensee and schwansee are some of the lakes that can be found in the Bavaria area. In autumn, the harvest season is celebrated. 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.
You can find a lot of historical artworks and cultural heritages in the town of Kempten. The history of Kempten is that it was in the past divide between the Protestants and the Catholics. The history of the when Kempten was split can be found in the Erasmus Chapel on St. Mang-Platz square. The Erasmus Chapel on St. Mang-Platz square is an underground archaeological site with the state of the art lighting and sound technology to enable the people visiting to relive those times. There is also a display of skeletons adding up to seven hundred which were found in the underground exhibition. There are many outdoor activities to participate in and they are golf, tennis, cross-country skiing, canoeing, paragliding and cycling.
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. Allg?u is also known for its warm hospitality. In Allg?u there are different accommodation options that include rental old farmhouses or the high end hotels. One can also the Swabian delicacies at the numerous restaurants and cafes in Allg?u.