The Königssee is a natural lake in the extreme southeast district of the state of , near the border. Most of the lake is within the .

Notable Places in the Area

St. Bartholomew's is a Roman Catholic pilgrimage church in the district of in . is situated 1¼ km south of Königssee. Photo: Daniel FR, Public domain.

Scenic viewpoint
The Watzmann is a mountain in the south of the village of . is situated 1¼ km northwest of Königssee. Photo: Horemu, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Scenic viewpoint
is a mountain of , . is situated 2 km southeast of Königssee. Photo: Horemu, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is situated 2 km east of Königssee. Photo: Jobi98, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Schönau am Königssee is a municipality in the district of in the state of . is situated 5 km north of Königssee. Photo: Wetterman-Andi, CC BY-SA 2.5.

is a small, picturesque and historic town in the southeast of the state of , within a small enclave surrounded on three sides by the border. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a mountainside retreat situated above the market town of in , . is situated 10 km northeast of Königssee. Photo: Tobi85, Public domain.


47.5557° or 47° 33' 20.4" north
12.978° or 12° 58' 40.9" east
604 metres (1982 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Arabic: كونيجسي
  • Aragonese: Königssee
  • Armenian: Քյոնիգսզեե
  • Basque: Königssee aintzira
  • Bavarian: Keenigssää
  • Bavarian: Kenigssee
  • Bavarian: Kenigssää
  • Bavarian: Königssee
  • Bengali: কোনিগ্‌স্‌জে
  • Bengali: ক্যোনিগ্‌স্‌জে
  • Bulgarian: Кьонигсзе
  • Bulgarian: Кьонигсзее
  • Catalan: Königssee
  • Cebuano: Königssee (lanaw sa Alemanya)
  • Cebuano: Königssee
  • Chinese: 国王湖
  • Chinese: 國王湖
  • Chinese: 柯尼希湖
  • Chuvash: Кёнигсзе
  • Czech: Königsee
  • Czech: Königssee
  • Danish: Königssee
  • Dutch: Koenigssee
  • Dutch: Konigssee
  • Dutch: Königssee
  • Egyptian Arabic: بحيره كونيجسى
  • Esperanto: Konigssee
  • Esperanto: Königssee
  • French: Konigssee
  • French: Königssee
  • Galician: Königssee
  • Georgian: კენიგსზეე
  • German: Königssee
  • Hebrew: אגם המלכים
  • Hungarian: Königssee
  • Indonesian: Königssee
  • Italian: Koenigssee
  • Italian: Königssee
  • Japanese: ケーニッヒ湖
  • Japanese: ケーニヒス湖
  • Japanese: ケーニヒ湖
  • Latgalian: Konigzī
  • Latvian: Karaļezers
  • Latvian: Königssee
  • Latvian: Kēnigszē
  • Latvian: Kēnigzē ezers
  • Lithuanian: Kenigzė
  • Macedonian: Кенигсзе
  • Macedonian: Кралско Езеро
  • Norwegian: Königssee
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Konigssee
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Königssee
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Kønigssee
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Königssee
  • Persian: کونیگسی
  • Polish: Konigssee
  • Polish: Königssee
  • Portuguese: Königssee
  • Portuguese: Lago do Rei
  • Romanian: Königssee
  • Romanian: Lacul Konig
  • Romanian: Lacul König
  • Russian: Варфоломеево озеро
  • Russian: Кенигсзее
  • Russian: Королевское озеро
  • Russian: Кёнигсзе
  • Russian: Кёнигсзее
  • Slovak: Königssee
  • Slovenian: Kraljevo jezero
  • Spanish: Konigssee
  • Spanish: Königssee
  • Spanish: Lago Konigssee
  • Spanish: Lago Königssee
  • Spanish: Lago del Rey
  • Swedish: Königssee
  • Thai: เคอนิชส์เซ
  • Turkish: Königssee
  • Ukrainian: Кенігзее
  • Vietnamese: Königssee
  • Western Panjabi: کونگسی
  • Koni
  • Konig See

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