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Fichtelsee

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  • Susanne

    10.5 hectare, artificially created storage pond, natural outdoor pool and with its surrounding facilities such as boating, lawn, children's playground, sports fields and circular trails a popular recreational area.

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    • May 12, 2017

  • Wolly

    The Fichtelsee is an approximately 10.5 hectare, artificially created dam pond in the wooded saddle between Ochsenkopf and Schneeberg in the municipality Fichtelberg.
    Capacity about 520,000 cubic meters of water;
    Largest water depth 16 meters;
    Altitude 752 m above sea level. NN;
    It serves as a natural outdoor pool and with its surrounding facilities such as lawn, children's playground, sports fields and circular paths as a popular recreational area.

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    • September 27, 2015

  • Toro

    In windless weather you can see beautiful reflections in the water

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    • October 3, 2017

  • Thomas

    Most beautiful view on the Fichtelsee and to enjoy the sun.

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    • February 27, 2018

  • Witwe Bolte

    Stiller dammed up forest lake with "acidic" fish-free water. Quiet rather not, there are many tourists. Bathing and boat driving.

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    • October 1, 2018

  • Thorsten

    The Fichtelsee is not only nice to look at but offers a refreshing bathing experience in summer.

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    • March 11, 2017

  • Barni

    At times pretty crowded and thus long waiting times.
    Very nice location right on the Fichtelsee.
    Tretbootverleih.

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    • July 21, 2018

  • Markus B.

    Even in winter (mid-Feb) a relaxing destination with plenty of peace and nature. One should expect at this time of year with some icy ways (during the day it thaws and night freezes everything violently).

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    • February 18, 2019

  • Kerb45

    The Fichtelsee is one of my favorite destinations, especially in the summer, and to stop by, there is a delicious tavern here.

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    • June 12, 2019

  • Claus

    A great place to start your tours. The hotel is right on the lake and you can eat, drink and spend relaxing hours. The best time is during the week

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    • November 2, 2018

  • Harald Schramm (Schocker)

    A lap around the Fichtelsee is always worth a few kilometers.
    Then relax a little on the hotel terrace and the day is ok👍

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    • July 5, 2020

  • Zieselwiesel

    Easy to reach by bike, on foot or by baby carriage. From the parking lot Seehaus, or even shorter, directly at the well signposted parking lots possible at any time. Beautiful terrace and good management make the Sunday trip completely successful

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    • April 22, 2019

  • Bernd Flowbiker54

    We started our tour here and let it end here again. Parking next to the hotel, good food and friendly staff. What we wanted to say, we did not go over the water, probably the GPS has misunderstood something!

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    • June 12, 2018

  • Armin Bock

    Why not rent a boat and enjoy the peace and quiet on the lake.

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    • July 5, 2020

  • Harald Schramm (Schocker)

    A lap around the Fichtelsee is always worth a few kilometers.
    Then relax a little on the hotel terrace and the day is ok👍

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    • September 25, 2020

  • Timber

    With the view to the snow mountain comes here again and again Alpenfeeling. Dogs should be prohibited from swimming due to PH value. Think of the health of the four-legged friends. But a day here is balm for the soul. Absolutely experience and enjoy the peace. No matter if spring, summer, autumn or winter

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    • July 2, 2019

  • Ingo Müller

    Mega beautiful lake good to linger and swim

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    • August 15, 2020

  • Ingo Müller

    The lake and its moor are beautiful nature up here at the Fichtelsee

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    • August 15, 2020

  • Armin Bock

    A wonderful lake in the Fichtel Mountains.

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    • August 15, 2020

  • Stephanie

    Very beautiful forest lake in the middle of the Fichtelgebirge. Wonderful to relax and linger

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    • September 14, 2020

  • Stephanie

    Very beautiful forest lake in the middle of the Fichtelgebirge. Great for swimming in summer. The water is a bit colder because the lake is in the forest.

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    • September 16, 2020

  • Jan

    Very beautiful lake that you can easily walk around. In one or the other spot you have your peace and quiet and can enjoy nature.

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    • September 18, 2020

  • Jochen

    Those who do not go during peak hours can take a few leisurely laps around the lake. Later more rush when the sun comes out. It's a hotspot

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    • September 25, 2020

  • Lukas P

    Pure relaxation with refreshments

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    • July 1, 2019


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Location: Fichtelberg, Bayreuth, Franconian Switzerland, Upper Franconia, Bavaria, Germany

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