Ferchensee Lake, Mittenwald

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Water Body · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Nestled among the mountains of Bavaria at an elevation of 1,060 m (3,478 ft), Ferchensee Lake represents one of the most pristine natural areas in the region. Explore the lake’s lush surroundings, complete with a network of paths and trails along the perimeter. During your hike, you'll discover springs, forests, farmhouses, and other countryside buildings. Keep an eye out for some of the local fauna, including a variety of lizards and birds. When you take a break at one of the clearings, you will be rewarded with camera-ready views of the surrounding tree-lined hills. Don't forget to bring along a picnic lunch if you can. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Ferchensee Lake by using our Mittenwald trip itinerary maker tool.
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  • There are two lakes near Mittenwald with Ferchensee being the slightly further away of the two. You can walk there (uphill) in about 45 minutes or you can get the summer hiking bus from the train...  more »
  • From munich I have taken day trips to fussen and zuggespitz(via Garmisch-Partenkirchen )those trips were really memorable. This time I thought of going to mittenwald, mostly to visit the 2 lakes...  more »
  • Wonderfully situated with great views. Even with strollers and for ' foot sufferers ', the way around the lake is easy to cope with.
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  • Idyllically located mountain lake with fantastic views of the mountains.
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