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A really beautiful lake!

Legend has it that the waters of Lake Schwarzsee are so dark because a giant washed his feet in the... read more

Reviewed February 11, 2019
The black lake

The black lake located after Freiburg,it's called schwarzsee , beautiful place if you are near by i... read more

Reviewed May 6, 2018
Kuwait City, Kuwait
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Schwarzseestrasse 212, Schwarzsee 1716, Switzerland
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Reviewed February 11, 2019

Legend has it that the waters of Lake Schwarzsee are so dark because a giant washed his feet in the lake. On our walk around the lake, the mountain water shimmered in various hues all the way to turquoise, depending on the light. It was...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 14simsim14
Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

The black lake located after Freiburg,it's called schwarzsee , beautiful place if you are near by i highly recommend it, you can walk around it which will take between one hour to 1.30 depends on your heath, or you can ride a bike or rent...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Ash0518
Reviewed September 28, 2017

The toboggan ride and the hiking trails were a unique and wonderful experience. I highly recommend going there to anyone!

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank TripsFemme
Reviewed May 1, 2017 via mobile

It's really black lake with mountains all around and what's beautiful to walk all around the lake amazing view and there is a Resturant and cafe also .

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank INM30
Reviewed February 8, 2017

Schwarzsee is a beautiful lake, in winter you can skate on the lake, you can rent or bring your on skate, or you can just walk around or go to eat some swiss plate. there is also a small ski station. in summer there is...More

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank Marc F
Reviewed September 13, 2016

Visit the "Black Lake" if you have a day to spare while being in the Fribourg area. Take an easy stroll around the lake in winter/summer or across the lake (best in cold winters, of course;-), or go for more demanding hikes to higher altitude....More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank tunewitsch
Reviewed August 19, 2016

With the whole family two days visiting this lake. With the sun out, the wind low and temperature of 25 , one big party. Lots of activities to do so bring the kids and enjoy.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Erik V
Reviewed August 5, 2016

The Schwarzsee or Lac Noir ("Black Lake") is a genuine Swiss ressort, welcoming foreigners, though mainly visited by the locals (Restaurants, Skiing, Walking). I recommend you enjoy the tour of the lake. Starting from the town entrance parking(s), You can leisurely walk around the lake...More

Date of experience: May 2016
2  Thank Ellen C
Reviewed August 3, 2016

Schwarzsee chairlift will take you to a mountain from where you can enjoy beautiful views of the lake and its valley. If you have the time, there are several great hiking trails across the hills which are popular with locals.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank N_K
Reviewed March 15, 2016

The ski area offers a ride to the top of the mountain for some traditional swiss fondue (which was absolutely delicious). After dinner, you can ski or sled down the mountain by lights. We chose the sledding adventure. Snow boots and snow pants recommended! This...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Jim P
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