Lake Bohinj, Bohinjsko Jezero

Must see · Water Body · Nature / Park
Nestled in a valley between the Julian Alps, Lake Bohinj provides many opportunities for outdoor activities, such as hiking, cycling, camping, skiing, and parachuting. Surrounded by pristine alpine landscapes of lush woods and green meadows, Slovenia's largest glacial lake is 4.2 km (2.6 mi) long, 1 km (0.6 mi) wide, and 45 m (148 ft) deep. Take a boat trip or rent a canoe and explore the lake's waters and shores. Nearby attractions include a church, which can be seen from across the lake, and the Savica waterfall. Mountain slopes around the lake offer good skiing opportunities. By using our Bohinjsko Jezero travel planner, you can arrange your visit to Lake Bohinj and other attractions in Bohinjsko Jezero.
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  • Lake Bohinj is a destination-worthy resort lake in Slovenia. Circling it as part of a cycling trip, we spent the day cycling half the perimeter. Lake Bohinj features epic landscape as the crystal...  more »
  • Nice lake but the parking spots are way to expensiv. About 15 hours per day (sometimes its the only possible tickets). And no other options but 2 hours parking slots . Seemed unfair to me  more »
  • Maybe 7ish miles to walk the lake. What a fantastic way to spend the morning. If in the area you’ve got to stop and take the time and enjoy. Enjoy the pics!!!  more »
  • A Second heavenly lake after being in lake Bled. You can see it from above if you take the cable car.
  • Great scenic views, clear water, loads of options to swim by the lake, but very expensive parking !
  • Clean, a lot of trail for hike and bike, nice night life..
  • Mystical place of great natural beauty
  • My happy place

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