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The Allgau region is located on the south of Germany in an area known as Swabia. The Allgau stretches over the alpine lands and it hosts two main rivers, Lech and lller. The Alps, farming, hiking in the mountain and the amazing landscapes are some of the reasons that make Allgau a famous tourist destination. Cheese is also a renowned dairy product in the Allgau region. The high mountains are located in Schwangau which is on the eastern region of Allgau. In the Mountain Tegelberg there is a station which will leave you breathless with the bird eye view of the Alps. You can use a cable car which is available daily to get to the station. Mount Tegelberg is also the gateway to Ammergbirge which is the biggest nature reserve in Bavaria.

 

 

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. In summer there are outdoor activities like paragliding, cycling and even hiking in the mountains. You can also visit the nature parks which are located in the mountain and experience the wonderful wildlife and plant species. 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. The social events during the harvest season also bring people together to enjoy various foods and also drink wine.

Another location known as a tourist destination in schwansee is the ancient Kempten town. In Allgau, Kempten is the biggest town.

 

It is an old town with a lot of historical artworks and cultural heritages to offer. The history of Kempten is that it was in the past divide between the Protestants and the Catholics. The remaining artefacts of this history can be seen in a presentation at the Erasmus Chapel on St. Mang-Platz square. This is also an underground archaeological exhibition that has been recreated using the latest sound technology and modern lighting to give that old age feeling. There are also seven hundred skeletons on display which were found 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.

 

 

There are also ancient places to visit like the fairy tale castles of Neuschwanstein and Hohenschwangau in Oberstdorf just outside of Kempten. The Cambodunum archaeological park and the Roman museum are also places with historical knowledge in the town of Kempten. The hospitality of the Allg?u region is also something not to forget easily. In Allgau 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 forggensee.