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83471 Berchtesgaden, Bavaria, Germany
+49 8652 96360
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The emerald-green Königssee near Berchtesgaden is surrounded by steep walls of rock, with the 1800-metre east wall of the Watzmann towering above its west shore.
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“boat trip” (152 reviews)
“clear water” (15 reviews)
“electric boat” (36 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
83471 Berchtesgaden, Bavaria, Germany
+49 8652 96360
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The lake is amazing. Take a trip on the boat to see both stops and do the stop with the church last, it'll help with standing in lines. The echo that can be heard from the boat is mind-blowing.

Thank Annette D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Do not hurry. Have some more hours and take the boat to the very end of the lake. There you will be able to go on an 1,5 h return walk along a beatifully located lake, the Obersee and have a rest and a drink...More

Thank michaelrfischer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Konigsee (meaning King's Lake), a lake near the German-Austraian border in district of Berchtesgadener Land is said to be the deepest and cleanest lake in Germany. Electric boats are used for rides to St Bartholoma church, half way down the lake. One can also reach...More

Thank hmn_33
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took the boat tour and were a little disappointed we couldn't see the sights mentioned in the brochure because of low clouds. But it was still a beautiful and relaxing time. Enjoyed the bugle player demonstrating the echo.

Thank edmondite
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful Konigsee surrounded by glaciers, clear water, quite boat tour, amazing experience, must visit in Germany, scenic road travel around Konigsee

Thank Supriya V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pictures really don’t do this place justice and all. It’s really a sight to see. The surrounding areas are incredible as well. Shame we couldn’t go to Obersee as that’s one of the things I wanted to Photograph but was worth the visit anyhow. See...More

Thank Dan R
Reviewed 10 November 2017

We visited here in late October 2017 and were lucky enough to get a beautiful sunny day. You take a boat tour around the lake and it drops you at a couple of spots (only one in off season, two available in winter plus a...More

Thank Sean O
Reviewed 8 November 2017

A boat will take passengers from one end of the lake to the other. St. Bartholomew is at the far end and worth the visit. You can walk around, visit the church, grab a bite to eat, and catch the next boat back to the...More

Thank steve s
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Lake Konigssee, or the King's Lake, is one of the most beautiful lakes in Europe. We visited a few days ago, the weather was cloudy and with little rain. We took the boat to St. Bartholoma, and when we arrived there the sun made a...More

Thank ArgyroAthens
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Beautifull lake sourounded with big mountens.Amazing small vilagges around the lake.One walk or one trip with the boats will make you relaxed

Thank Erandi A
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Caitte I
11 November 2017|
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Response from crawford8 | Reviewed this property |
If you'd like to walk around a lake, please choose a different lake such as Fuschlsee. The walk to Mahlerwinkl view point from the boat station gives a view up the length of the lake, very suitable for those without the time... More
3 October 2017|
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Response from crawford8 | Reviewed this property |
You can see all the prices on their website
15 September 2017|
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Response from jta2705 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, there is only one place to get the boat and it is very well indicated, just go to Berchtesgaden and then in front of the train station (you can also catch a bus there) turn left towards Kongisee, park in the parking and... More