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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 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

Thank James_Davis
Reviewed 22 October 2014

Be there in Autumn, enjoy the colors, the weather, the walks and take tons of clicks. It is a very beautiful lake in a mesmerizing color, bluish green. I haven't seen this beautiful color for any water bodies. The lake looks fabulous from any where...More

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