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A small lake near Neuschwanstein, the famous 19th-century castle located west of Munich.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Schwangau, Germany, 87645, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 4 November 2015

What a wonderful surprise to fly over the Alpsee and see how beautiful is nature. The view is spectacular and the climate exactly confortable. The cold in November is the atrtaction of the region and the lake.... no words to say

Thank 23henriquec
Reviewed 8 October 2015 via mobile

Fantastic clear lake with stunning reflections of the castle well worth a 2hr walk around the perimeter. A must see while in Fussen !

Thank Derek H
Reviewed 7 September 2015

This is the most clear lake that i ever seen before, is a beautiful sight if you like to walk and hike i did the walk around the lake with a stroller in about two hours and some more, but it was worth it. If...More

Thank tata_damon
Reviewed 10 August 2015

Not many know of the lake until they get to the town of Hohenschwangau , for the purpose of visiting the castles. As did we. But it is indeed a very beautiful lake. Really picturesque. Flanked by the mountain Alps which borders Germany and Austria....More

Thank TRavelBug232323
Reviewed 10 August 2015 via mobile

i went to the alpsee early in the morning. the atmosphere was superb with a wet day at 15 degree celcius. highly recomended.

Thank Bnagbill
Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

A beautiful lake, if you want to do as the locals, hike for 10 minutes to the Alpseebad - a hidden gem with all facilities needed: toilets, changing rooms, food and drinks.

3  Thank TriTrond
Reviewed 24 June 2015 via mobile

We walked around the lake after touring the castles. I would say the hike was much more memorable as this is such a place of beauty. A truly unforgettable experience. The hike is easy and takes about 2 hrs at a decent pace. Don't miss...More

1  Thank Quantummottle
Reviewed 23 May 2015

Quiet place surrounded by nature. A landscape that left me speechless, with a panoramic view of this exceptional being immersed and surrounded by the most beautiful castles of Bavaria and the Alps too. The view is fantastic and this lake is really a must.

1  Thank Magellano81
Reviewed 21 April 2015

Lovely lake near the castles. We arrived early for our tours and spent some of the time enjoying this beautiful little lake.

Thank Thomas T
Reviewed 20 April 2015

It is a nice lake with beautiful colors. We walked around the lake when visiting the castles. It was a pleasant walk. There is a nice view to the castles as well with the Lake, so you can take good pictures as well. :) The...More

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