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It is an easy walk from Flims to Cauma Lake. There is a cable car linking the lake with the trail... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2018
Great Falls, Virginia
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This lake is situated within a walking distance from the centre of the village, surrounded by... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Alexander B
Zurich, Switzerland
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Via Cauma, Flims, Switzerland
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Reviewed 9 October 2018

It is an easy walk from Flims to Cauma Lake. There is a cable car linking the lake with the trail. The colors of the lake are spectacular. There is swimming opportunities in season, and there is a restaurant at the lake.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank realbigbear
Reviewed 3 October 2018

This lake is situated within a walking distance from the centre of the village, surrounded by forest with well-maintained walking routes. The lake has a stunningly beautiful blue colour water one shall not miss to see.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Alexander B
Reviewed 18 August 2018

A hidden gem of a lake in Flims. Gorgeous green water to swim in with surrounding woodlands. It's a bit crowded on sunny days, but it's worth a try should you not have been there. It's a shame that they charge you to get in...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 25 July 2018

An easy walk right around the lake as one looks into the blue waters Lots of opportunity for swimming and sunbathing

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Robert B
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Wife and I hiked from our hotel down the trail to Lake Cauma, also known as Caumasse. It is an easy hike down and up on a paved trail that is easily wheelchair accessible also. At the lake entrance there is an elevator that takes...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Paul B
Reviewed 5 July 2018

Pretty good hike down and up to the lake. Nice grades so a good leg workout. The cost to get in was not worth the overall lake in my opinion. We grabbed a couple of lounge chairs that they had available onlt to have a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank satverous
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

The Caumasee is quite nice and has brilliant water. Sadly there is an entrance fee of 12 CHF per person when you want easy access to water. If you walk around the lake you’ll still find some spot without paying. Parking in Flims can also...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank martinr293
Reviewed 15 June 2018

This hidden gem was a part of a Swiss road trip I had planned with a friend and it was my personal favorite. That is the actual color of the water, and it's even lovelier up close. You can hike down to it and there...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Nicole V
Reviewed 28 May 2018

A nice hike through the woods (or funicular ride) and you are at a beautiful small lake with swimming and a hiking path all around it. A huge bonus is the very nice cafeteria style restaurant with good quality food, beer, and wine. Hike, swim,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank dskillins
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Very nice little lake with wonderful green color. There are some small beaches and it could a quiet nice option during summer

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank andreasY6095UO
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31 May 2018|
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Response from martinr293 |
It is quite straightforward. Autobahn direction Chur and then leave for flims. It takes max 2h. Usually 1.5h