An innovative region which cares for your well-being

Enjoy a meal in a cultivated atmosphere. Plunge into active sports or submerge yourself into other worlds at the theatre. Life consists of much more than work and career opportunities.
How pleasant that the Ulm Innovation Region isn't just rich in economic force. It also has real quality of life on offer for your leisure time. Not for nothing has the Ulm Innovation Region been voted into the two top positions in the investigation "Deutschland zum Wohlfühlen" (Living comfortably in Germany). In the ARD "GlücksTrend" survey in 2013, the Donau-Iller region occupied one of the top six spots in Germany for the highest levels of satisfaction of its population.

The smart alternative: Living in the region of Ulm, Neu-Ulm and Alb-Donau is substantially cheaper than in the large urban centres. Short routes between living accommodation and workplaces are not the exception here, but rather the rule.

Ulm's central position on the border between Bavaria and Baden-Württemberg opens up attractive opportunities for work and leisure time. Those yearning to travel further can utilize Ulm's proximity to the A7 and A8 motorways, or to the Allgäu Airport in Memmingen
. This is located just 30 minutes away. Stuttgart, Friedrichshafen and Munich airports are also within range. Those travelling by train can make use of the fast ICE and TGV train connections. And how about a trip to Paris? You can reach this European metropolis in less than five hours.
On the following pages you will find a selection of excursion destinations, tourist attractions and leisure time tips for the Ulm Innovation Region.

You can also find smart alternatives for your leisure time at:

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  • Enjoying & experiencing
  • Art & culture