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a nice place to visite...but somewhere hard walk to reach...I did it twice..first time from... read more

Reviewed October 15, 2018
St. Gallen, Switzerland
Lovely hike w a rewarding view

Walk the forest way, a lot more scenic than the service road. It takes about 70 mins including... read more

Reviewed September 23, 2018
Zurich, Switzerland
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Seealpsee 10, Wasserauen 9057, Switzerland
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Reviewed October 15, 2018

a nice place to visite...but somewhere hard walk to reach...I did it twice..first time from seealpsee up to Ebenalp, and down with the lift...second time up with the lift and down walking.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Koenaki
Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

Walk the forest way, a lot more scenic than the service road. It takes about 70 mins including pic time hiking up from the parking lot to Seealpsee. Don’t miss the walk around the lake, absolutely beautiful, I would try to walk to Äscher Hütte...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 22, 2018

You need to make a steep climb and avoid some cows during your way up, to find this natural beauty. Totallly worth it! Once you reach the lake you'll find yourself in a calm and peaceful place: a beautiful clear lake, surrounded by nothing but...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 16, 2018

Most idyllic place and so quiet. The view is breathtaking and the air is so clean and fresh. It is great place for a break from the city life.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank NanaG457
Reviewed July 16, 2018 via mobile

After reading reviews was excited to visit Seealpsee. But afraid can't handle the hike. Arrive station follow the crowd and took the gondola up. 20 Swf one way in 6 mins we are there. Yellow signs shows estimate time to different places. In 15 min...More

Date of experience: July 2018
3  Thank MisseyT
Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

It is steep hiking for an hour to reach the lake Seealpsee but it definetely worths it. The lake is cristal clear and the scenery is amazing. The reflection of the montains on the water is facinating. The water is slightly cold (in July 2018)...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Cigdem S
Reviewed July 10, 2018

There are two options to get there: first, in the forest, a more enjoying way, the second on the road. Both are a challenge to those with difficulties in challenging tracks - its a 1.5 hours of difficult climbing. The lake is a nice and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Asher T
Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

We hiked up the steep route from Wasserauen (approx. 1 hr and quite steep in some areas) to this picture perfect lake. Once up there it is very inviting to walk around the lake, have a BBQ, or simply enjoy the view. It can be...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank erbr63
Reviewed November 12, 2017

The lake is beautiful but to get there you have to hike a very steep road! Be prepared :) There are usually many people organize picnic or walking around Seealpsee, so if you prefer privacy, you have to think about other destination (higher and not...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Shimnik
Reviewed October 24, 2017 via mobile

This place is absolutely stunning, and perfectly peaceful. Stay overnight in one of the guest houses, everything about the experience is wonderful.

Date of experience: July 2017
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July 15, 2018|
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Response from f00dl0ver777 |
thanks you ...can we first go to seealpsee and then to ebanalp to wasseraun???
January 24, 2018|
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Response from Vanessa B | Reviewed this property |
Hike down to seealpsee took us about 3 hours, very hard on the knees as we didnt have poles, we did stop alot to take photos and chat to others, so could be done quicker if needed.. Seealpsee to Wasserauen took us about 2... More
July 31, 2017|
Response from Brigittemichele |
We took the cable car up to the top where the guest house and wild kirchli ( church cave) are. Walked down to Seealpsee. Took about 2 1/2 hrs - Fairly easy hike if you have boots and hiking poles. Had lunch at scenic... More