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Lake Bohinj, Slovenia

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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. With our custom trip planner, Ribcev Laz attractions like Lake Bohinj can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • While Lake Bled is better known, I found the tranquility and beauty of Lake Bohinj to be second to none. A must see on a trip to Slovenia  more »
  • This is a stunning location and I much preferred it to the commercialism of Lake Bled. Again the waters are clear and a lovely colour. Lots of walking, cycling around. A peaceful feeling in the area. ...  more »
  • Lake Bohinj is a beautiful lake that isn't as well known as Lake Bled, so you don't have the crowds like you do in Bled. It's a beautiful lake with a church, bridge and mountains all around. It's a ni...  more »