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Address: Mittenwald, Bavaria, Germany

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A beautiful still lake with reflections

Lovely lake to walk to and around. There is a pleasant hotel which provides refreshments and facilities. It is possible to walk on to other attractions if you have the stamina... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 18 October 2016
LLM10
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Anstruther, United Kingdom
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Anstruther, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Lovely lake to walk to and around. There is a pleasant hotel which provides refreshments and facilities. It is possible to walk on to other attractions if you have the stamina. All routes are well marked, including with estimated times to complete.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Walked and bussed (free bus on Karwendel pass) on a couple of occasions. The view is fantastic, but we preferred the smaller lake Lautersee. Good location for walking to and from and the restaurant on the lake was okay

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Alnwick, Northumberland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

We walked here from Mittenwald. the signs indicated that it would take about 90 minutes but we did it in an hour. The walk is beautiful and there and many paths that you can take through lovely scenery. When you reach the lake it opens out in front of you and is quite stunning. The lake is used for swimming... More 

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Pilsen, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

amazing and very calm place - definitely must see in Mittenwald. You can even swim in the lake, if you like cold water :)

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2016

I visited this place a several time and I liked it every time, because it' s beautiful in every season. In summer you can swim there, the water is very clean.

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2015

We reached Ferchensee Lake by hiking to Lautersee Lake (30 minutes from Mittenwald) and then following a well-formed track and a road for another 30 minutes. All tracks are well signed and not difficult. We hiked on a sunny day in an unusually mild winter. It was warm for the first part of the hike, but after Lake Lautersee temperatures... More 

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London
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2015

The walk is not very difficult from the town center of Mitterwald. Takes less than an hour with 2-3 nice beer gardens on the way.

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2015

Lovely countryside, the lakes are beautiful to swim in. It can be quite a walk up but there is a bus service.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2015

Nice hikes and bikes routes around the lake. Very recommended and suitable for all hiking levels. Great lunch at the restaurant by the lake

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Perth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2015

A high alpine lake suurrounded by woods & mountains. Somewhat idyllic. You can easily walk there from Mittenwald or just catch the tourist bus. If you're hungry there's a nearby inn which serves excellent food & beer

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