When the sun comes out at the weekend, Bavarians travel out from the city to the region's rivers and lakes. And spend much of their time in traffic on their way there. You're much better off travelling by rail. Here are 5 tips for boat outings in areas ranging from Franconia to Upper Bavaria.
The majestic round trip takes you past the chic properties by the bank, Possenhofen Castle (also known as the “Sisi castle”) and more.
Perhaps taking a trip on the lake on the MS Seehausen will make you want to take a dip?
In Bamberg, city of emperors and bishops, the idyllic bank of the river Regnitz takes visitors on an architectural journey through time.
In Lindau, two different boat operators offer the chance to take a round trip through the tripoint.
Anyone who sets sail on the MS Brombachsee is bound to have a real experience: crime thriller dinners, Sunday brunch, over-30s parties and much more.