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Wallfahrtskirche Basilika Birnau

Birnau-Maurach 5, 88690 Uhldingen Muhlhofen, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 7556 932970
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Wonderful jewel of baroque art

This beautiful church cannot fail to impress-even if you are not a church goer! The light, happy... read more

Reviewed 27 May 2017
CharlotteKelowna
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Kelowna
Simply awesome

Basilica Birnau is a very lovely pilgrimage Baroque church built in 1746-1749 for the Cistercians... read more

Reviewed 25 March 2017
kilovolt500
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Bangkok
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Birnau-Maurach 5, 88690 Uhldingen Muhlhofen, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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Reviewed 27 May 2017

This beautiful church cannot fail to impress-even if you are not a church goer! The light, happy atmosphere of the interior and the exquisite art of murals and statues gives the visitor a good impression of baroque art. The church is off the beaten track,...More

Thank CharlotteKelowna
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Basilica Birnau is a very lovely pilgrimage Baroque church built in 1746-1749 for the Cistercians monastery of nearby Salem. It is located high above Lake Constance, dominating the surrounding countryside between Meersburg and Überlingen, with easy access by car from B31. The church interior is...More

Thank kilovolt500
Reviewed 11 February 2017

The view of lake Konstanz alone would justify a stop. The inside of the church is breath taking. There is a vineyard next to it. A small café is available with items for sale.

Thank cdhcch
Reviewed 12 October 2016

This is as lovely as the view from the vinyard. take some time and soak it in. Buy a candle, say a prayer, donate to its upkeep. It will do your heart good.

Thank Trent B
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

This old church is by the lake Constanz and is very beautiful. Outside there is a grapeyard and a beautiful scenery over the lake Constanz. It is very beautiful inside with high ceilings and great paintings and sculptures. You are not allowed to take photographs...More

Thank salsaaudi
Reviewed 3 April 2016

This is simply stunning. Sitting near the main road B31, you cannot miss it. It overlooks the lake and has a vineyard to tne front. Parking fees are charged, a gift shop, toilets and small coffee shop are situated just outside the car park. Therre...More

Thank Karen H
Reviewed 28 October 2015

Rich architecture, barock at its best. The view from the place in front of the Basilica is just great!

Thank BURGWIN
Reviewed 30 July 2015

A beautiful Cistercian church design. Uniquely different from the one at Salem. Sadly the views over the lake and the mountains were obscured by the fog, low visibility and rain.

Thank wanderingsoul2009
Reviewed 23 July 2015

Beautiful and amazing architectural building overlooking Lake Konstanz with lots of statues and artwork throughout. Highly recommended and a great gift shop for unique gifts or trinkets.

1  Thank maddie1064
Reviewed 17 February 2015

Located close to Uhldingen at the North shore of the lake. Its has a beautiful view overlooking the lake, island Mainau and Uhldingen. The baroque church is dated back until the 9th century and has a gorgeous decorated interior. Easy access by car form the...More

Thank Lowyr
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