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Uffing
Coat of arms of Uffing
Uffing is located in Germany
Uffing
Coordinates 47°43′0″N 11°9′0″E / 47.716667°N 11.15°E / 47.716667; 11.15
Administration
Country Germany
State Bavaria
Admin. region Upper Bavaria
District Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Mayor Rupert Wintermeier (Wahlgemeinschaft Uffing (independent))
Governing party Wahlgemeinschaft Uffing
Basic statistics
Area 43.00 km2 (16.60 sq mi)
Elevation 659 m  (2162 ft)
Population 3,023  (30 June 2005)
 - Density 70 /km2 (182 /sq mi)
Other information
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Licence plate GAP
Postal code 82449
Area code 08846
Website www.uffing.de

Uffing is a town in the district of Garmisch-Partenkirchen, in Bavaria, Germany.

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Geography

Uffing is located on the Staffelsee, which is the warmest lake in Germany

Transportation

The town can be reached by car or by train (Deutsche Bahn). Uffing has its own train station. You can also reach Uffing by flying in to Munich International Airport and then continuing by train or by road.

Local amenities

Uffing benefits from several shops including a bakery, "Mayer-Nett", pharmacy, supermarket, "Edeka", butcher, and Frau Bauer's drug store.

Multicultural aspects

Uffing is home to Europe's only gay Schuablattler group.

Festivals

The annual "Seefest" is a must see. A celebration of local music, dancing, and customs. The event is usually rounded off with a fantastic firework display. Usually held on the first week of August (weather permitting).

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