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Klontalersee

Glarus, Switzerland
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A mini Paradise

When you come here, middle in the summer, you feel like you’re in Paradise. The crystal clear... read more

Reviewed 2 December 2017
Hugo_Teixeira
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Porto, Portugal
We fell in love

We fell in love with this peaceful place since our very first camping holidays at this beautiful... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2017
Tavina L
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Reviewed 2 December 2017

When you come here, middle in the summer, you feel like you’re in Paradise. The crystal clear water, the quiet and peace, the mountains that surround the lake. Just perfect.

1  Thank Hugo_Teixeira
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Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

We fell in love with this peaceful place since our very first camping holidays at this beautiful spot. The mountain lake is reflecting the surrounding mountains like a mirror. The views are just like on a post card. Even when the weather is not good...More

Thank Tavina L
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Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Klöntalersee is under UNESCO Protection. This is an amazing natural park, that you can also do camping (for tents it is 25 chf per nite) İt could be hard to resch the place without car. İf you are keen on natural life, nature photo shooting...More

Thank Sed K
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Reviewed 20 May 2017

A few miles/km west of Glarus is a peaceful lake and reservoir that sits between mountains. To try to describe the valley and its beauty is futile. There are numerous trails for hiking and roads for bicycles offering incredible views for families, couples and singles....More

2  Thank JDSoui
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Reviewed 29 March 2017

Lovely green coloured water in this 3 mile long reservoir, which was low & part frozen when I walked it. Camp sites at both ends + restaurants in season (when the buses run), plus lots of hikes up into the mountains; great place...

Thank Greg T
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Reviewed 29 December 2016

This is one of my favorite places in switzerland. Very peacefull and relaxing grand for hiking and swimming.

1  Thank anninaohalloran
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Reviewed 11 August 2016

One of the nicest spots for a short trip outside of Zurich. Beautiful located between the mountains, clean water and great spots for family picnics.

1  Thank DaKe72
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Reviewed 3 April 2016

This lake is known for its clear, clean, blue water. Its nice to swim in in July, August but can be cold earlier and later. There is a nice walk around the lake with great fire places. If you are by car and have some...More

Thank MariusFebruary
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Reviewed 28 December 2015

This place is a hidden lake up in the hills above Glarus. It is a paradise for all those who like camping, hiking, and lake-side BBQs. The views from the Alps that hug all sides of this lake are stunning. The recent scorching Summer has...More

Thank Frank M
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Reviewed 6 July 2015

This artificial mountain lake situated in a valley with partially very steep hillsides above Glarus is just a fantastic get-away for everybody. There are more than enough smaller and bigger beaches where one can take a plunge. Hiking is possible around the lake with a...More

1  Thank Don_Pedro_CH
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