Yes, we have to confess something – we love lakes!
In all shapes and colours 🙂
As you can imagine, the Bavarian lake Eibsee was also on our bucket list – are we were very glad to tick that point on our list.
Eibsee Lake in Bavaria – where is it located?
The lake is located just under 100 km from Munich, which makes it a perfect day trip from the capital of Bavaria.
But we really recommend spending at least 2-3 days in this part of Bavaria. That will give you enough time to explore other amazing places around Garmisch-Partenkirchen.
If you only have one day, take the train from Munich to Ga-Pa and then a bus to Eibsee station. You should be able to get there in about 2 hours.
Alternatively, rent a cheap car in Munich and drive yourself to Eibsee.
There are plenty of parking spaces – so no need to worry about that! 😉
Eibsee Lake in Bavaria – a view from Zugspitze:
Before going for a hike around the amazing Eibsee Lake, make sure to visit Zugspitze.
Why? – would you ask?
Well, the views from above are just stunning – you can see the wonderful lake from a completely different perspective.
It’s just breath-taking! – OK, as long the weather is nice 😉
Eibsee Lake in Bavaria – hike around the lake:
After your trip to Zugspitze – still have goosebumps? I know, it was a great experience, right? 🙂
It’s time to hike around the lake! Don’t worry – if you don’t have a few hours to complete the whole loop, just hike 30 minutes and you will still be able to take many amazing pictures.
The first 10 minutes of the hike will take you through the forest – a great opportunity for you to use your camera 🙂
When we started our hike, the weather was very poor – and the visibility close to zero:
But there is something magical about fog! The views are always marvellous so you can take many awesome photos:
Luckily, after 20 minutes, the clouds and fog were gone – so we could enjoy the fabulous views:
Eibsee Lake in Bavaria – worth to visit?
Short answer: WITHOUT A DOUBT! 🙂
Eibsee Lake in Bayern, Germany is one of the most beautiful lakes in Europe. The scenic views of Zugspitze are just remarkable!
Absolutely unique experience: the crystal-clear Eibsee lake at the base of the Zugspitze is worth paying a visit!
So, what stops you from visiting the Lake?! 🙂