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Worthwhile visit

A very pretty lake within walking distance of Tannheim well worth a visit. A quiet and peaceful... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2018
MDE1986
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Bensheim, Germany
Majestic landscape

Besides the title, not much more to write. A visit and hike here is definitely worth your time... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2018
cowsheep
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Switzerland
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Reviewed 18 September 2018

A very pretty lake within walking distance of Tannheim well worth a visit. A quiet and peaceful area reached by foot or bus for the less energetic with 2 restaurants facing onto the lake and also plenty of grass areas where you could take a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank MDE1986
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Besides the title, not much more to write. A visit and hike here is definitely worth your time. Bring your own Picknick and find yourself a nice quiet place along the shore, that’s my advise. There’s a buss service from Tannheim. Between 10:00-17:00 you are...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank cowsheep
Reviewed 19 June 2016

Vilsalpsee is a beautiful lake in the Tannheim valley and a must see if you are traveling through the area. The beautiful nature scenery was breathtaking! There were two small restaurants next to the lake with good service! We enjoyed a beer and some afternoon...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank Traveller1m
Reviewed 18 February 2015

A beautiful lake tucked into a box canyon surronded by the mountains, perfect. If you have the time you can walk in from Tannheim and then walk around the lake about 2-3 hrs or if you are presed for time you can take a bus...More

Date of experience: October 2014
1  Thank Mark B
Reviewed 3 October 2013

Breath taking nature, only accessible by trolley or foot after 10am. There is a nice restaurant right at the beginning of the lake

Date of experience: September 2013
Thank Jarrett W
Reviewed 6 July 2013

I first went to the Vilsalpsee about 40 years ago, in late spring when the wild flowers in the meadows were in bloom. It was breathtaking and it still is. I still like to go in late May or June and repeat this experience but...More

Date of experience: June 2013
3  Thank groeslongirl
Reviewed 4 June 2013

I have only been going to this place for 30 years. The Vilsalpsee Huette is exactly what you need after a long walk! The staff are friendly, the food is excellent - it is not out of a packet, frozen or whatever, it is excellent...More

Date of experience: October 2012
Thank Robert H
Reviewed 7 March 2013

About an hour on cross country skis. The perfect trip! A cosy cafe where you can eat a bite and drink a beer.

Date of experience: April 2012
Thank urbain V
Reviewed 24 August 2012

The water is so clear and pristine it reflects the surrounding mountains. This place will stay in your heart long after you leave.

Date of experience: August 2012
Thank DebbieK2003
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