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Chiemsee Schifffahrt

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Address: Seestr. 108, 83209 Prien am Chiemsee, Bavaria, Germany
Phone Number: 08051-60-9-0
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Especially on a nice sunny day; not to be missed!!

The boat trip over the Chiemsee is really nice, boats will get a bit crowded, and make sure you check leaving times, as they only go like every half hour or so... On the way back... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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Tilburg, The Netherlands
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Tilburg, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The boat trip over the Chiemsee is really nice, boats will get a bit crowded, and make sure you check leaving times, as they only go like every half hour or so... On the way back from the Herrninsel they're even less regular... so check the times, and avoid standing in the queue on the dock for like half an... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Peaceful and calm lakeside scenery, though there are plenty of tourists taking the boat trip... Good to find there is a traditional steam train running as a sightseeing trip which could enhance its sustainable tourism, to some extent... Nice to explore the sustainability in each place of the world meanwhile developing its tourism

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016

This is obviously a busy place but it is worth it....there are many different ferries running and not all go to the same places so beware....it is worth getting the full lake tour where you can get off at different stops to explore but this only works if you have the times planned correctly so it is worth studying the... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

Make a full day visit the Islands (Fraueninsel and Herreninsel) also the villages around the lake, but study the timetable first and make sure you are on the correct boat. We felt that it was a pity that the fountains in the Palace gardens were not operational all the time.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016 via mobile

We took the ferry to Chiemsee Castle. Arrived at the dock right on time so we had no wait. We had a great seat inside and the ride to the island is not long. Got off, viewed the Castle and got back on in the same line we had gotten off. When we got off this ferry, we couldn't figure... More 

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Bromyard, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

Visited Chiemsee and booked a boat trip to the islands. Really easy process and low cost. 17 euros for two people to use the boats all day. The boats run 30 minute shuttle services between the islands and are punctual. Outside and inside seating. Kept very clean. Snacks and drinks available on board. Very busy at weekends.

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Erlangen, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2016 via mobile

In case you wish to go to Herren am Chiemsee to see King Ludwig's II castle, you need to take the boat ride. The ride is really awesome where you can sit out in the open and also have a beer. The funny part is that you need to show your tickets when you get back from the Insel. Worth... More 

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Meerut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2016

We went in November and the heritage train that leaves the central station and reaches the harbour for the lake cruise ships were closed. We took a local bus and reached the harbour after an interesting ride through the township of Chimesee We bought a round trip ticket for the family and took the cruise and spent the whole day... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2016

The route was great, with a really nice view of the mountains and the lake and so on.... The ticket price is normal.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015

Taking the boat to the Herreninsel and Fraueninsel is a must when you are visiting the area. Enjoy the wonderful views of the lake and take great pics.

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