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Lake Brienz, Brienz

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Visit the clear turquoise waters of Lake Brienz, located just north of the Alps. The towering Swiss Alps border the lake, with the town of Brienz nestled in the eastern section. One of the best ways to explore the 14 km (8.7 mi) long lake is by boat--passenger ships have been in operation since 1839. The lake also serves as a great starting point for hikes around the area and into the surrounding mountains. One of the most popular walks runs along the southern bank of the lake from Bonigen to Giessbach through Iseltwald. Our Brienz day trip planning website makes visiting Lake Brienz and other Brienz attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • Absolutely Beautiful - has to be seen to be believed! The water is turquoise no matter what the weather, it is a stunning place to visit x 
    Absolutely Beautiful - has to be seen to be believed! The water is turquoise no matter what the weather, it is a stunning place to visit x  more »
  • Just 1 hour of trip by ship from Interlaken to Brienz with nice small villages, waterfall to admire. Highly recommend 
    Just 1 hour of trip by ship from Interlaken to Brienz with nice small villages, waterfall to admire. Highly recommend  more »
  • The place is very serene, peaceful and quiet. My daughter enjoyed the small pier photo op due to a popular Korean series that apparently had a scene sot here. Aside from the magnificent and postcard.....  more
    The place is very serene, peaceful and quiet. My daughter enjoyed the small pier photo op due to a popular Korean series that apparently had a scene sot here. Aside from the magnificent and postcard.....  more »
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  • ‏Wow 🤩 ‏I wish to visit this place again
  • I was speechless, visiting this amazing lake is no brainer 😍 you definitely love it 🥰
  • Beautiful to have a cruise ride here. Loved it! 😍
  • Absolutely stunning clear water. This place is really heavenly.
  • Lol I didn't know I could rate lakes on google maps. This is in fact a pretty lake

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