Experience the emerald-green waters and idyllic mountain scenery of Konigssee. Formed by glaciers during the last Ice Age, the natural lake is a popular site for boating and watersports. It is said to have the cleanest water in all of Germany. You can take a scenic boat ride across the lake for a laid-back afternoon. Or you can take a long hike around the lush, tree-lined perimeter of the lake and in the surrounding Berchtesgaden National Park. Don't miss the infamous pilgrimage site of St. Bartholomew's church on the lake's western shore at the foot of the Austrian Alps. Make your Schoenau am Koenigssee itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.
Tours to Konigssee
Skip-the-Line: Eagle's Nest in Berchtesgaden Tour from Salzburg BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $65
Duration: 4 hours 30 minutes
Bavarian Mountains including Berchtesgaden from Salzburg BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $50
Duration: 4 hours
This was an absolutely amazing day! We took the boat ride to the end and walked around the lake and through the woods. Had a relaxing beer and pretzel enjoying the beautiful day. It is truly amazing j... more »
Konigssee was not my first choice for day trip. However, it was a rainy day so I thought it was better to visit lake than mountain as it would be too cloudy/foggy to see anything from the mountain. We... more »
Must visit and best lake in Bavaria. Should go on boat. Wonderful natural feels here
Worth to visit this cleanest lake of Europe. It is near Austrian boarder but in Bavaria Germany 265 Kilometers from Munich. It is amazing.
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