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Lake of Staz (Lej da Staz)

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Address: St. Moritz, Switzerland
Phone Number: 41818336050
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Wonderful Lake and Surrounding Scenery!

This Lake is such a beauty, particularly when frozen in the winter! However what is amazing is the surrounding town of St. Moritz, with the beautiful statues and fountains! Worth... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
Steve Y
Silver Spring, Maryland
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Silver Spring, Maryland
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491 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This Lake is such a beauty, particularly when frozen in the winter! However what is amazing is the surrounding town of St. Moritz, with the beautiful statues and fountains! Worth a return visit definitely!

Thank Steve Y
Canton of Zurich, Switzerland
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

Summer, Autumn, Winter or Spring. It is a really beautifully place. The lake is one of the smallest in this region, but easy to achieve per feet. A shuttle bus is offered too. The lake is warm in the summer time for swimming, and the location offers boxes for changing the clothes. A kiosk is close to the lake, a... More 

Thank Fuchsda1
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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54 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

An extremely beautiful place and a must visit if you are in the St Moritz area, on a clear day, this place has an extremely beautiful view of the mountains in the backdrop!!!

Thank Sagar S
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276 reviews
186 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015 via mobile

The lake is far from train station and it was very quiet and beautiful. We walked on the path around the lake.

Thank Harempercussion
Coral Gables, Florida
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126 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015 via mobile

We took off a day from skiing to visit the town and took a walk around Lake of Staz after lunch. This is a nice walk and faves a break from the many days of skiing. Very scenic and you can get some good pictures. Probably even better during the summer when the boars are on the lake. Stop at... More 

Thank drgingrich
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216 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

We were advised to walk from the town, round the lake. It takes 20-30 mins and is well worth it. There is a hotel and restaurant at the end too. The walk is moderate, quite flat and through forest. The architecture on the main lake section is lovely.

Thank IOWman
Canton of Geneva, Switzerland
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19 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Interesting stroll in winter along the lake. From there you can see the old and famous ;) In winter, the lake can be covered with a white curtain. This year, it did start, but then the weather changed drastically beginning of January, and the ice break down and melted. Ducks were having fun! If you want to eat, you have... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Staying in St. Moritz, this was an easy walk. First walk by the eastern side of the St. Moritz lake, then follow the clearly marked signs into the forest. The forest is extremely peaceful and quiet with clear walking trails. Walking to Lej da Staz was easy and made for some great photos. Further on from Lej da Staz you... More 

Thank iamapizza
Omaha, Nebraska
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 373 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

This is a cozy little town that sits on the side of the mountain in front of a beautiful lake. We went in May and the town is virtually closed so we had it practically all to ourself. The streets are very narrow so I would hate to see in high season but in May it's the best

Thank Emil T
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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41 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

I got the first view of this lake from my hotel window,framed by the lush forest on one side with a backdrop of the high mountain range .With a fine balmy weather in the summer afternoon , I could' nt wait to take a good walk around the area . It's an easy and a short walk from the town... More 

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