Chiemsee in southeast Bavaria is the third largest lake in Germany. Sometimes referred to the Bavarian sea, the lake was created during the last glacial age 10000 years ago. The two major islands in the lake are called Herreninsel, on which the Herrenchiemsee castle is located, and Fraueninsel. The Chiemsee lake is a popular recreation area.

01 Harbour in Prien 02 Ferry boat 03 Chiemsee lake 04 Chiemsee lake
05 Sailboat on Chiemsee lake 06 Boat house 07 Herrenchiemsee island jetty 08 Herrenchiemsee island park
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