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Lake Staffelsee, Garmisch-Partenkirchen

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Lake Staffelsee, at just 7 sq km (2.7 sq mi), is home to seven verdant islands. Stretch your legs with a hike through the variety of trails offering superb views of the lake and its isles, go for a paddle, or just rest your legs on the shore. Depending on the season, you can explore the lake by boat. The MS Seehausen connects the surrounding towns of Murnau, Seehausen, and Uffing. Work out when and for how long to visit Lake Staffelsee and other Garmisch-Partenkirchen attractions using our handy Garmisch-Partenkirchen trip generator.
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  • There is a lovely hikd/walk you can take around the lake, start counter clock-wise. I found this place to be very peaceful and relaxing.  more »
  • The mission for the day was to visit the Zugspitze (Top of Germany.) On the train up the mountain we struck up a conversation with another American living and working in Garmisch. He highly recommende...  more »
  • Lived around the area for years, and on a nice sunny day you should visit, especially the Island with many sculptures, and a great restaurant. It is a pleasant 3 hour walk around the lake, with places...  more »