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Forggensee, Schwangau

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Recognized as one of Germany's best and most beautiful areas for water sports and leisure, Forggensee, near Neuschwanstein castle, is the fifth-largest lake in Bavaria. For a relaxing cruise during the summer months, take one of the boat trips leaving Füssen Harbor. The mild man-made lake's 15.2 km (9.45 mi) surface area is well-suited for surfing, sailing, fishing, and boating. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Forggensee and many more Schwangau attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Schwangau vacation builder.
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  • 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 mi...  more »
  • Great views, Fabulous cycle route around the lake, good flat surface, family friendly, Great views of Nueschwanstein Castle  more »
  • 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 we...  more »

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