The footage of Jellyfish Lake says it all. It does take a moment before you gather the courage to go in. Even when you approach the lake you can see them. Hundreds of thousands of jellyfish. And jumping into the lake to join them doesn’t feel like a clever idea.

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But it really is, because there is nothing like it anywhere else in the world. And you soon realise the absolute beauty of it once you’re immersed in Jellyfish Lake. It’s an amazing experience to swim between these graceful creatures.

The jellyfish are non-poisonous and completely harmless, so it’s safe to touch them. And it’s not really as if you could avoid doing that, because the lake is absolutely teeming with them.