The World's Most Beautiful Mountain Lakes

By Condé Nast Traveler - 2014-03-03T17:26:57Z

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Lake Lucerne


Lake Lucerne is located in central Switzerland and is the country's fourth largest. It boasts a stunning fjord landscape, yet maintains a mild lake climate. Visitors can enjoy a steamer cruise on the lake in the warmer months.

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