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Forggensee

Schwangau, Bavaria, Germany
+49 4908 3628273
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Peter Borneo

A great charming lake, you will certainly enjoy by nice sunny and warm weather. Take the round trip... read more

Reviewed 7 February 2017
petermuellerborneo
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Forgensee

Great views, Fabulous cycle route around the lake, good flat surface, family friendly, Great views... read more

Reviewed 31 January 2017
Catherine K
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Dungarvan, Waterford, Ireland
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“perfect place” (2 reviews)
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Schwangau, Bavaria, Germany
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+49 4908 3628273
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Reviewed 7 February 2017

A great charming lake, you will certainly enjoy by nice sunny and warm weather. Take the round trip on the boat and have a fine alround view to the hills/mountains and Neuschwanstein Castle. Do not miss this fine excursion. Highly recommended. Like wise you can...More

Thank petermuellerborneo
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Great views, Fabulous cycle route around the lake, good flat surface, family friendly, Great views of Nueschwanstein Castle

Thank Catherine K
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

It is awesome! Great views, magic colour of water, pure nature around... There are also boats available, two castles, a lot of restaurants nearby and gift shops of course. If you are lucky with the weather you will enjoy the time for sure!

Thank Dziyana K
Reviewed 3 November 2016

It is a nice lake just at the foothills of the Alps, great colors. The view from the Neuschwanstein castle is breath taking.

Thank thor2705
Reviewed 4 October 2016

A good way of seeing the lake and how the Alps merge into the landscape facing north from Fussen. We saw an eagle fly over the castles, which was a thrill. Coffee etc. Is available on the boat.

Thank Helene Christin... P
Reviewed 30 September 2016

We rented bikes in Fusspn and set out for a days ride around the lake. The weather was perfect and the ride was lovely. Mostly on paved bike paths but there are a few areas where upon merge with traffic. Many places along the way...More

Thank scasey86
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Breathtaking colors; the white of the sails and blues water wrapped between green rolling hills and purple blue mountains. Plan for a stop on your way to Cinderella's castle.

Thank Jedmodiah
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

We cycled the 35k circuit of the lake with our 3 kids ( youngest 11). Despite a few complaints she had no difficulty making it. Great day out with lovely scenery. If you are tired and have the konigscard you can jump on the ferry...More

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Reviewed 26 July 2016

A very charming lake with bicycle routes everywhere, with lots of banks, it has a huge camping area too.

Thank Elena O
Reviewed 18 July 2016

A beautiful lake with spectacular views of the mountains. Trails take you around the lake if you like nice walks. Great picture opportunities all around

Thank Bill M
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Duanenomad
9 February 2017|
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Response from Catherine K | Reviewed this property |
Hi, there is water in the Forggensee all year round. Catherine
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zizous851
7 December 2015|
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Response from Norfolkseagull | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure on that one. Sorry.
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