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Serenity forever

This small mountain lake never fails to amaze with its stunning beauty. We saw it in summer when... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Alexander B
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Zurich, Switzerland
One of the many beautiful Swiss lakes.

This lake is really a must see! To arrive there we had to park a little bit far and walk through... read more

Reviewed September 2, 2018
Travel182420
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Affoltern am Albis, Switzerland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This small mountain lake never fails to amaze with its stunning beauty. We saw it in summer when the colour of water is ink-blue, and now again in winter. The lake was mostly frozen with only a small part still clear of ice. It was...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

This lake is really a must see! To arrive there we had to park a little bit far and walk through the forest, what gave us the feeling that we were heading to a special and hidden piece of paradise. Arriving there, there is a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

majestic place in the early morning when the sun is rising. perfect to combine with a mountainbike ride either around the lakes (easy) or up to alp morta (advanced)!

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed May 25, 2018

this has a long walk downhill which is rocky and somewhat uncomfortable, but when you eventually reach the bottom of the track the view is breathtaking, its a stunning lake and well worth the trek and a lovely little suntrap, well worth it

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed July 9, 2017

Cresta lake is not as beautiful as Cauma lake but anyway worth visiting. It is one hour walk from Cauma lake + half an hour to get to Cauma lake from Flims on foot. If you like walk in the nature, it is definitely a...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed June 24, 2017 via mobile

Go for the round tour including caumasee , con and cresta see . Easy walking , nice view . You can eat at a restaurant or picnic

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed December 7, 2016

If you are ever in Flims, don't miss a breathtaking walk around Lake Cresta. It is an amazing and quiet place. In summer or fall you can even enjoy a nice but really cold swim in the crystalclear water.

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed August 31, 2016

lake Cresta is lovely, however it pales in comparison to its sister lake, Caumasee. It's not as blue, not as scenic, but hey, itt's just as wet. Oh, and needless to say, it's clean!

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank holly c
Reviewed September 1, 2015

I have to admit we usually go to lake Cauma because it within walking distance of our apt but lake Cresta is just as great! After a nice 30 minute hike from the upper parking lot, you get to Cresta which is nestled among a...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed April 11, 2014

It is a nice place to visit. But in March there is no elevator however we can walk and see how nice and shady around there.

Date of experience: March 2014
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