This region in Bavaria is known for its small medieval villages and culturally rich towns. Bavarian Swabia offers its guests a wide-variety of attractions. There is boating, biking, hiking and sailing during the summer, and skiing and snowboarding during the winter. Bavarian Swabia will provide such sights as the Dom St. Maria, Augsburg’s grand square Gothic towered cathedral as well as Holbein Haus – home of the great painter Hans Holbein the Elder, and Mozart Haus, where the father of Amadeus Mozart was born. There is much to see and do in Bavarian Swabia. The area shows you its fairy tale castles. There are the Baroque and Rococo churches of Füssen. You can also visit the quaint ancient island city of Lindau with its new and old lighthouses.