Staffelsee, at just 7 sq km (2.7 sq mi), is home to seven verdant islands. Stretch your legs with a hike through the variety of trails offering superb views of the lake and its isles, go for a paddle, or just rest your legs on the shore. Depending on the season, you can explore the lake by boat. The MS Seehausen connects the surrounding towns of Murnau, Seehausen, and Uffing. Plan your Staffelsee visit and explore what else you can see and do in Garmisch-Partenkirchen using our Garmisch-Partenkirchen trip itinerary site.
Went here in the middle of December and got really luck with the weather, went in the lake with t shirt and shorts! Views on the lake are beautiful! Well worth a visit if your in the area more »
Went on a boat trip around the lake as part of our group visit to Bavaria. The boat itself was clean & tidy & the captain was informative. The day we visited was a bit cloudy & rainy but there was a.... more »
Very nice lake with rather natural / wild lakeside. It's allowed to swim and you'll find small meadows here and there all around the place. Nice view towards the Alps with some restaurants / beer gardens close to the towns. Perfect trip for kids or just to relax and take a stroll.
A beautiful and quiet lake suitable for the end of the weekend
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