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Walensee

Switzerland
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Ranked #153 of 433 Attractions in Swiss Alps
Type: Bodies of Water
Description: This beautiful mountain lake offers a scenic environment for relaxation and recreation.
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Canton of Thurgau, Switzerland
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

First of all, the Walensee is absolutely breathtaking as it's surrounded by the most interesting and beautiful Churfirsten mountains. The Walenseebühne, where Musicals take place outside in the summer is perfectly situated as you can sit outside, watch the Musical and still see all the mountains and trees. Every seat has a good view of the stage as the row... More

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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27 reviews 27 reviews
15 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

Beautiful lake, 75 minutes from Zurich. We spent 10 days there, the location is great for star tours with easy access to the Rain falls (Rheinfall ), Titlis , Kerenzenberg and other great attractions

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Zurich, Switzerland
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

But actually no, I’m not kidding. Mountains an hour away from Zürich - no hassle, no mountain boots, no cumbersome backpacks. Riviera climate. Not overrun by tourists, why? No roads. Well OK there are some of course but most of the traffic is aquatic. Enjoy the awesome spectacle of the Churfirsten rising above you from a comfortable seat on board... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2013

Such a wonderful, beautiful, spectacular area! Perfect for hiking, biking, and relaxing. Summers the area is wonderful for exploring the hills or just laying around and soaking up rays, and in winter an abundance of skiing is available.

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