Konstanz is a city in southern . It lies on the border with Switzerland and on between Obersee and Untersee, exactly where the river Rhine exits the lake.

Landmarks in the Area

The University of Konstanz is a university in the city of Konstanz in , . is situated 3½ km north of Konstanz. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Konstanz Minster or Konstanz Cathedral is a historical building in Konstanz, southern , the proto-cathedral of the former Roman Catholic diocese of Konstanz. Photo: Louis Thümling, Public domain.

Petershausen Abbey was a Benedictine imperial abbey at Petershausen, now a district of Konstanz in , . Photo: Gabriel Bucelin, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

Konstanz is a university city with approximately 83,000 inhabitants located at the western end of in the south of , bordering . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Kreuzlingen is a municipality in the district of Kreuzlingen in the canton of Thurgau in north-eastern . is situated 1½ km south of Konstanz. Photo: Pingelig, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Paradies is a former village, now a quarter of Konstanz, .


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