The Lower Lakes, Plitvice Lakes National Park

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#4 of 11 in Nature in Central Croatia
Enjoy the vibrant colors, crystal clear waters, and waterfalls of The Lower Lakes in Plitvice National Park. The transparent aquamarine lakes are filled to the brim with freshwater fish, and tumble into each other in a series of picturesque falls. Explore the gorge that extends into the river Korana, ducking into the numerous caves along the way. A network of well-maintained walking paths lets you choose your route, with different lengths and challenge levels. Many of the trails involve a boat ride along the way, included in the admission fee. Keep in mind that the attraction can get quite crowded between mid-morning and mid-afternoon. You can plan Plitvice Lakes National Park trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.
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  • August 17, 2017
    Cruise on the Lakes is the moment of respite, which cannot be let go. Unusual coloring the water in which you can see all sorts of fish are the quintessential holiday rest.
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  • August 14, 2017
    One day those who depart from the lower Lakes on upper lakes group around it seems. Are those who want short seems to suggest under Lakes. Both take around 2-3 hours it takes.
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  • August 12, 2017
    Really beautiful. Usually when you visit something having high expectations you remain disappointed, well that's not the case
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Where to stay in Plitvice Lakes National Park

The most convenient way to stay in Plitvice Lakes National Park is to rent a private room or apartment from one of the local families. Check the tourist office for a list of registered owners, or look for signs posted in front of private houses. The nearby town of Korana offers a well-organized campground, with clean restrooms and a small convenience store. For the most luxurious lodging options look to the few hotels located near the park's entrance, which offer spacious rooms and complimentary parking.
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