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Address: Naturbadstrasse, Erlangen, Bavaria, Germany
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If it wasn't for the blue-green algae (i.e., Cyanobacteria), which cause the authorities to forbid bathing from time to time, Dechsendorfer Weiher would be much more enjoyable... read more

Reviewed 14 November 2016
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2016

If it wasn't for the blue-green algae (i.e., Cyanobacteria), which cause the authorities to forbid bathing from time to time, Dechsendorfer Weiher would be much more enjoyable place. Nevertheless, you could still row or sail a boat and there is still plenty of space for picnic and outdoor games. On the north-east shore there are several fireplaces with built-in grates,... More 

Thank GreenKona
Nuremberg, Germany
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35 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2016

This is one of the bigger man-made lakes in this area and it's possible to swim or rent pedalos if you fancy taking to the water. The surroundings are attractive and there is the possibility to go on longer walks or just circumnavigate the lake itself. There are restaurant and café options and it is a pleasant place to enjoy... More 

Thank Mark R
Erlangen, Germany
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127 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2016

A nice lake in a village suburb of Erlangen. Now actually full of water and much cleaner, again after some earthworks. There are a place for swimming and cafes and restaurants.

Thank mike h
Erlangen, Germany
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 December 2014

I cycle there from my home once in a while. I really enjoy the nature there. There is also a possibility to buy some beverages and apples :)

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