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Secluded lake on the road to castles

Quiet little lake in the mountains. Very close to neuschwanstein castle. Favorite of kin Ludwig... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Carl T
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New York City, New York
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Good place to swim away from tourists

After the walk down from the castle, we made a quick stop to have a swim. We all enjoyed this place... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2018
RihardsO2
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Riga, Latvia
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4 weeks ago
“Secluded lake on the road to castles”
1 Aug 2018
“Good place to swim away from tourists”
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Quiet little lake in the mountains. Very close to neuschwanstein castle. Favorite of kin Ludwig. There is swimming here too.

Thank Carl T
Reviewed 2 August 2018

After the walk down from the castle, we made a quick stop to have a swim. We all enjoyed this place which had good views and not too many people around.

Thank RihardsO2
Reviewed 26 July 2018

We walked around the lake and the locals were swimming and sun bathing . Felt very safe and a lovely little cafe there which even sold German beer !!

Thank JanieC50
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Aside from this being a clear and clean alpine lake, it has a killer view of the Alps and Neuschwanstein and Hohenschwangau. You can stop here if you choose to walk over to either castle from Fussen, or just wander up this way for a...More

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Reviewed 19 October 2015

This is a beautiful lake with reflection in the water from the nearby castle in Hohenschwangau and the alpine forest backdrop. Very peaceful and well worth walking around or stopping for a picnic.

Thank Derek H
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