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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  • Lots to see and do. We took a bike, rode around the lake, found a quiet spot and enjoyed a peaceful afternoon in the sun. Beautiful location.  more »
  • Lake Bohinj is not far from Lake Bled (by car of course) The lake area is impressive in its beauty. Clear water in which the mountains are reflected. Around the lake, there are attractions for all...  more »
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  • 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 !

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