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Ammersee (398) Inning am Ammersee

Ammersee (42 photos)

The Ammersee is after Chiemsee and Lake Starnberg the third largest lake in Bavaria (under the lakes, which lie exclusively in Bavaria) and reaching…

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Barmsee (22)

Barmsee (3 photos)

The Barmsee is a maximum of 1.12 km long and a maximum of 0.49 km wide lake in the district of Garmisch-Partenkirchen (Upper Bavaria) in the…

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Eibsee (172) Zugspitze

Eibsee (21 photos)

The Eibsee is a lake 9 km southwest of Garmisch-Partenkirchen below (3.5 km north) of the Zugspitze (2,962 m) in the Wetterstein mountains in Bavaria

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Geroldsee (Wagenbrüchsee) (322)

Geroldsee (Wagenbrüchsee) (27 photos)

The Geroldsee, also called Wagenbrüchsee, is a bog lake near Krün, a few kilometers from Garmisch-Partenkirchen. It has an area of 10.6 hectares, a…

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Hintersee (Ramsauer Ache) (127)

Hintersee (Ramsauer Ache) (10 photos)

The Hintersee (formerly Ferchensee or Forchensee) is a 16.4 hectare lake in the municipality of Ramsau in the Berchtesgadener Land, about two…

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Hopfensee (1)

Hopfensee (2 photos)

The Hopfensee is a maximum 2.1 km long lake with a circumference of 6.8 km north of Füssen in the district of Ostallgäu, Bavarian Swabia, Bavaria.…

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Jökulsárlón (234)

Jökulsárlón (26 photos)

Jökulsárlón, literally “glacial river lagoon”, is a large glacial lake in southeast Iceland, on the edge of Vatnajökull National Park. Situated at…

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Kaw Swamp (197)

Kaw-Roura Marshland (80 photos)

The Kaw-Roura Marshland Nature Reserve (Kaw Marshland or Marais de Kaw) is one of six natural reserves created by the French government in French

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Kochelsee (5) Schlehdorf am Kochelsee - Herzogstand - Heimgarten

Kochelsee (15 photos)

The Kochelsee (Lake Kochel) is located 70 km south of Munich on the edge of the Bavarian Alps. It belongs to the communities Schlehdorf in the west…

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Königssee (608) Obersee

Königssee (48 photos)

The Königssee is a long mountain lake in Berchtesgaden in the southeast of Bavaria and part of the municipality of Schönau am Königssee. It lies at…

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Uro’s Islands (34) Lake Titicaca

Lake Titicaca (122 photos)

Lake Titicaca is a large, deep, freshwater lake in the Andes on the border of Bolivia and Peru, often called the “highest navigable lake” in the…

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Lake Mývatn (5)

Mývatn (5 photos)

Mývatn is a shallow eutrophic lake situated in an area of active volcanism in the north of Iceland, not far from Krafla volcano. The lake and its…

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Plansee (Tyrol) (26)

Plansee (Tyrol) (7 photos)

The Plansee is located in the district of Reutte, Tyrol, Austria within the Ammergau Alps. With almost 3 km², it is the second largest natural lake…

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Pripri de Yiyi (1972)

Pripri de Yiyi (72 photos)

The great Pripri de Yiyi is located on the municipalities of Sinnamary and Iracoubo, and covers about 15,000 ha. This ecosystem occupies a central…

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Kompong Phluk (16)

Tonlé Sap (24 photos)

Tonlé Sap, commonly translated to “Great Lake”, refers to a seasonally inundated freshwater lake, the Tonlé Sap Lake and an attached river, the…

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