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The largest natural lake in Slovenia with endless opportunities for outdoor activities. A fantastic starting point for various activities in the Julian Alps. Guest of Tourism Bohinj partner providers can buy BOHINJ MOBILITY CARD to enjoy free public...more
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Triglav National Park | Stara Fužina 38, Bohinjsko Jezero 4265, Slovenia
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 3 October 2004

Had a wonderful fortnight at Lake Bohinj. It is so beautiful and there are lots of walks to do in the area. The people are very friendly and helpful. We stayed at Pension Kristal, which we found to be very comfortable and friendly and the...More

48  Thank Road25933
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

We visited on a busy Friday in August and parked in a lay by along with many other people near to the car park close to the waterfall walk a couple of km's from the western end of the lake. When we returned to our...More

5  Thank KathrynA856
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great landscape view on the road to Bohinj Lake. You can walk around the Lake especially in Autumn when there are beautiful colors in the nature.

Thank Gjorgje
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Much bigger than Blade, Bohinj lake is just 35km away from it. It has crystal clear wather. There is a small church and little bridge. The statue of goat is at the coast. There also is a place for boat tours. Parking behind the lake...More

Thank zirafa
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took a drive one day to visit Lake Bohinj whilst we were staying in Lake Bled. Lake Bohinj is located in a glacial valley and it is stunning. We enjoyed the tranquility of the place. It is largest natural lake in Slovenia. A great...More

Thank Deborah T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After seeing Lake Bled, I thought that there couldn't be a prettier lake, but I was wrong. Lake Bohinj is a lovely lake where you can get away from it all. There are several paths to take in order to enjoy the view. If you...More

Thank MitziMarmot
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came as a photography group and stayed in a lake-side hotel for a night to facilitate photo taking around the lake. The weather happened to be very foggy and cloudy and those who went up a hill to watch sunrise were disappointed as visibility...More

Thank Teruce
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lake Bohinj and the surrounding area are truly beautiful - it was a cloudy day when we went so the majestic mountains were not clearly visible but the Lake was like glass and my pictures look like paintings - a must see place for any...More

Thank TorontoTrinigal
Reviewed 13 October 2018

If you have enjoyed the beauty of Lake Bled but found it a little overcrowded you can not do better, on a fine day, than take the bus from Bled to Bohinjsko Jezero. Here you will find peace and unspoiled beauty. I suggest and trip...More

2  Thank waleswanderer
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

Visited on a lovely sunny day in early october as part of the Alpine Fairytale small group daytrip from Ljubljana by Roundabout travel. Bled may have the castle and the island but in Bohinj one can really appreciate the true beauty of crystal clear waters...More

Thank kithu_dr
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Sure, Lake Bled has some amazing buildings and it really is stunning, but for me Lake Bohinj came out ahead. It’s got a rawer natural beauty and is a thousand times less touristy than Bled. The drive along the southern side of the lake to...More

Thank Jonesy2428
Reviewed 5 October 2018

This place is just as beautiful as Lake Bled but without the crowds. We drove here after a visit to Lake Bled and spent the afternoon. We dipped our feet into the water which was freezing but felt great given how warm it was. We...More

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TorontoTrinigal
22 October 2018|
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Response from RosWilts | Reviewed this property |
Hi At both ends of the lake there is paid parking for all day. This changes for the summer. In June likely to be €1.50 an hour. Roadside parking along the lake is a risk. I was parked just off the road in Ukanc for an hour... More
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marygriffiths
5 July 2018|
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Response from Tanja S | Property representative |
There are ticks in Bohinj of course. Oh hikes: wear appropriate clothes and some spray that ticks do not like, after the hike you should examine yourself and take a shower. Because the answers here do not allow url's, look... More
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80Sherilyn
24 June 2018|
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Response from gracehoppin | Reviewed this property |
Slovenia was quite green when we visited last September. I suspect October would be a better time to catch the leaves changing colour.
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