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Hiking for everyone

A short walk from the parking area brings you to the lake, from there you can walk around the lake... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
Beatrice D
Nice place for a walk

Visiting Abesee in October, the day was rather cold. There was a reconstruction going on on the... read more

Reviewed 18 November 2017
Peter B
Swords, Ireland
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6 Nov 2018
“Hiking for everyone”
17 Nov 2017
“Nice place for a walk”
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Arberseestrasse | Bayerisch Eisenstein, 94252 Bayerisch Eisenstein, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

A short walk from the parking area brings you to the lake, from there you can walk around the lake and enjoy the air and the impressive views, the hike is perfect for families with kids, I am certain everyone spending a few hours there...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Beatrice D
Reviewed 18 November 2017

Visiting Abesee in October, the day was rather cold. There was a reconstruction going on on the "original" Aberseehouse, that spoiled the view and the silence a bit. Before heading for the walk, we had a nice lunch in the Aberseehouse. The path leads around...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Peter B
Reviewed 14 July 2017

We hiked to and around the Arbersee. The hike there was at times a bit rough but the hike around the lake was a delight. There were quite a lot of other hikers but the views and the lovely forest were a delight, one of...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 2 April 2016

We really enjoyed our walk around the lake, with lovely views and dramatic landscape. Lots of interesting information boards on the way

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Andersonovi
Reviewed 1 October 2015

It is beautiful lake with well maintained trail around the whole lake. But not recommended for wheelchairs and stroller, there are some places that they wouldn´t be able to pass through.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Pisiskwor
Reviewed 4 September 2014

A dark mountain lake, surrounded by steep wooded slopes, this could be a very atmospheric spot but at the height of the season, with the sun out, you'll be sharing it with several hundred others. There are many facilities - restaurants, a gift and postcard...More

Date of experience: August 2014
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Reviewed 23 July 2014

Very nice place for whole family. You can rent a pedalo for 4 persons and float on it approx. on 75% of the lake. You can't swim there but I think it's not a problem. You can also go around the lake by foot, but...More

Date of experience: July 2014
1  Thank Tutsan
Reviewed 17 August 2013

No trip to the Bavarian Forest would be complete without a visit to, and walk around, the Arbersee (the "groß" variety, not be confused with its little brother, as nice as the latter is). Set against a magnificent backdrop of towering cliffs belying their relatively...More

Date of experience: July 2013
Thank John K
Reviewed 30 August 2012

We wanted to go to Großer Arbersee by hiking trail from Bayerisch Eisenstein. Fortunately, we had a hiking map - without it we couldn't find the right road. The trail-signs system was terrible. Where we could, we asked locals which trail we should take. Nevertheless,...More

Date of experience: August 2012
Thank Molci
Reviewed 22 August 2012

Situated on a bend on the road toward the sky area on Arber, a Bavarian mountain not far from Bodenmais. Authentic Bavaria and highly popular. Very busy in the summer at the week-ends. Hot and cold menu and local beer. You can rent peddle boats...More

Date of experience: May 2012
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