Lakes > Spitzingsee

Object description:

Picture: Spitzingsee


The romantic Spitzingsee south of the Schliersee is ringed by dark mountain forests. With an area of 28 hectares it is Bavaria's largest mountain lake. The quality of its water was greatly improved through the construction of a sewage disposal system, which was substantially supported by the state of Bavaria.

In summer the Spitzingsee is the starting point for numerous walks and mountain hikes. In winter there is a total of 30 kilometres of ski slopes and 18 cable cars and lifts, making the Spitzingsee region one of the largest ski areas in Germany.

General information on the lakes
(Moorings for boats/diving permissions)

How to get there

The Spitzingsee is around 80 km southeast of Munich and can be reached on the Spitzingseestrasse, which branches off from the B307 between Schliersee and Bayerischzell.

Bayerische Regiobahn

Further information

Permit required for fishing

There are paths round the lake.

Responsible administrative office

Bayer. Schlösserverwaltung/
Außenstelle Chiemsee
Bernauer Straße 5
83209 Prien
08051 96658-0
Fax 08051 96658-38

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