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Fraueninsel

Fraueninsel im Chiemsee, Bavaria, Germany
+49 8051 6090
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Fraueninsel im Chiemsee, Bavaria, Germany
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+49 8051 6090
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"lake chiemsee"
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"lovely island"
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"takes approximately minutes"
in 2 reviews
"benedictine monastery"
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"smoked fish"
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"ferry"
in 6 reviews
"herren"
in 3 reviews
"pilgrimage"
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"ship"
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"boats"
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"palace"
in 4 reviews
"germany"
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"stops"
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"beer"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had an amazing Sunday at the island! It is such a relaxing place with beautiful views. The restaurants are great and are specialized on Fish, and of course German Beer.

Thank anavarr2
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Reviewed 2 May 2018

The island is only a few minutes boat ride away and if you stroll around, only about an hour although you could eek it out to 90 minutes but the church is exquisite as are the restaurants with fabulous fish dishes of course. The views...More

Thank deek470
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Reviewed 5 January 2018

To visit Herrenchiemsee Palace you must take the Ferry Schfffhart... But then you should continue after visiting the palace to the next island: Fraueninsel. This island is beautiful: a Monastery you can see clearly far from the island, a few restaurants worth meal or at...More

Thank Dan M
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Reviewed 20 October 2017

Die Fraueninsel is a small island and it only takes approximately 20 minutes to circumnavigate with no stops. In contrast to the other islands in the Chiemsee, this island is densely populated with more than 50 houses and their inhabitants. The most unique feature on...More

Thank Bruce H
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Reviewed 24 September 2017

Translated as the "Women's Island", this one exudes an ambiance which is very relaxing if I may say so myself. The town is small but is full of historical structures and the centerpiece a Benedictine Monastery which is still being used by Benedictine nuns. There...More

Thank gurufvg
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Reviewed 18 July 2017

I like Fraueninsel largely as a place to walk by the water and take in the view. It can get busy on weekends and during the holidays, so early arrival is better. There are regular boats to Prien and Gstadt, as well as other points...More

Thank hfulghum
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Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Came here after seeing Herrenchiemsee by boat and stopped to eat at Zur Linde restaurant. Great view of lake, great food and great people.

Thank thairpist
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Reviewed 6 July 2017

Not to be missed by those visiting Chiemsee. Wonderful ambiance and three really fine fish restaurants with fresh fish (such as Zander, or arctic char) caught that morning in the crystal clear lake. More intimate but just as enjoyable as the "men's island" --Herrenchiemsee-- which...More

Thank Chesterproudfoot
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Reviewed 25 June 2017

Only by boat - well organized and always on schedule you´ll reach this island in a few minutes and you´ll find plenta restaurants, shady biergartens, fishermen who sell their freshly smoked fish, a monastery, church and several nice shops. You can walk around the island...More

Thank epicureantom
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Reviewed 19 June 2017

There are two islands on Lake Chiemsee and this is the more beautiful. Easy to walk around, sensational views, an eclectic selection of shops to explore and above all peace and quiet with no motor vehicles. The ferry service from Prien and Gstadt is regular...More

Thank A11AMM
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