The Knigssee (literally "kings's lake") is a lake lies in southern Bavaria close to the Austrian border and the city of Berchtesgaden. The lake was formed by glaciers during the last ice age and with 190m depth is Germany's deepest lake. It is advertised as the cleanest lake in Germany. Only electrical boats, rowboats and pedal boats have been allowed on the lake since 1909.

01 Traditional Bavarian house in Schoenau 01 Traditional Bavarian house, shops and restaurant 03 Electrical boat 04 Electrical boat 05 Trees on lakefront
06 Lake and wooden covered bridge 07 Lake and wooden covered bridge 08 Boat houses in Schoenau 09 Panorama view with Bavarian alps 10 Trees on lakefront
11 Boat houses in Schoenau 12 Traditional Bavarian house in Schoenau 13 Traditional Bavarian house in Schoenau
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