Guided TourDiscover Bad Wörishofen and its attractions
The small farming village Wörishofen in the Allgäu quickly transformed itself in the 19th century into a renowed health resort. It's status as a health resort rests on the efforts of just one man: Sebastian Kneipp. It was here in Wörishofen that he propagated his thoughts on healty living.
Today, the city of 15,000 inhabitants boasts the first and biggest Kneipp health spa. It's one of the most beautiful spas in all of Germany.
Lern more about Bad Wörishofen in our guided tour. We start the guided tour in the centre of public life in Bad Wörishofen, the "Kurhaus" which includes the tourist information and an event centre.
On tour you take a look the oldest part of the farming village with the rectory, St Justina parish church and the convent of the Dominican nuns, the bath house where Kneipp offered his hydrotherapy treatments and the old Wandelhalle where he used to give his talks on health education and a large listened intently to his words.
We show you the memorial chapel where Sebastian Kneipp was buried and the museum, an accessible and well-arranged introduction to the world of Kneipp and his therapy.
You get to know the rehabilitation centres which were founded by Kneipp himself and how you reach the beautiful spa gardens where guests find relaxation for all senses. And take a look at the copper monument the citizens of Bad Wörishofen erected in memory of Sebastian Kneipp.
Audio Guide Bad WörishofenAvailable in English
Discover Bad Wörishofen on your own. You can put together your very own city tour, according to your interests. All you need: our city map, with you get free at the tourist information in the "Kurhaus" and a mobile phone.
Dial +49 8122 9999 558 2 + the necessary extension:
01 Bad Wörishofen - Kneipp and Thermal spa in the Allgäu area
03 Church of St Justina
04 Convent of the Dominican nuns
05 Sebastian Kneipp Museum
06 Kneipp memorial chapel
07 Historic Wandelhalle
08 Kneippianum and former Kneipp's childrens' clinic
09 Kneipp memorial square
11 Cure house
You just pay the call charges for your mobile for connection to the German landline network. There are no additional charges.
Do the guided tour by smartphone: m.badwoerishofen.tomis.mobi/en
For more information visit www.badwoerishofen.tomis.mobi/en. There you can also download the MP3 audio files.
Individual guided toursFor groups
We take pleasure in organizing guided tours for groups to experience our beautiful town Bad Wörishofen. Our competent guides will accompany you for 1 ½ hours through the hometown of Sebastian Kneipp. Following his tracks you will discover hostoric places, buildings and our guides will tell you some interesting stories about Bad Wörishofen
Meeting point: bus station next to railway station
Cost: groups up to 35 persons in English or French 65,00 Euro
Contact: For booking simply call our Tourist Information