Bohinj is the best known glacial valley of the Julian Alps, situated in the vast and beautiful Triglav National Park and dominated by magnificent Julian Alps range.
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Lake Bohinj Resort Guide
Lake Bohinj is located in a beautiful glacial valley under the mighty Mt.Triglav.
Bohinj is the best known glacial valley of the Julian Alps, situated in the vast and beautiful Triglav National Park and dominated by magnificent Julian Alps range. There are little hamlets dotted around the densely wooded lake front and at its head, in an amphitheatre overshadowed by the sombre face of nearby mountains, lies the most famous Slovene waterfall Savica. Everything in this area is geared towards full enjoyment of an active holiday, yet with full respect for the nature - even the tour-boat that ferries guests from one lake's end to another, is powered by an electric engine!
The area around Bohinj has quite varied walking amidst some of the most spectacular mountain scenery in Europe. Start by completing an undemanding 3-hour clockwise stroll around the lake from Ribcev Laz, visiting local hamlets and churches. Take a 'must-do' hike through beech woods to the Savica waterfall, one of the most popular in Slovenia. Explore flower-filled meadows of Mt.Vogel plateau reached by a quick ascent on cable-car while enjoying breathtaking views of the lake and valley beneath.
- Julian Alps is a full day of spectacular mountain scenery and unspoiled, intact natural beauty.
- Taste of Slovenia follows the turquoise river Soca by train, boat and coach, with a visit to the
largest wine cellar in Slovenia.
- Ljubljana is one of the youngest capital cities of Europe. Enjoy the unique architecture and a scenic
funicular ride up to Ljubljana castle.
- Postojna caves is one of the world's largest and most beautiful cave systems. There will also be a visit
to the mysterious castle of Predjama which is nearby.
- Treasures of Venice, take a step back in time with a visit to Italy's most magical and romantic city.
- Lipica stud farm is the original home of the Lipizzaner white horses. There will be a sightseeing tour
of the stables, a carriage ride and a chance to see the horses perform their amazing routine display.
These excursions can all be booked once in resort. Please speak with your local representative for
Weather in Slovenia varies considerably depending on area, yet average July temperature remains 27C. Hot sunny days and fresh evenings with occasional shower are regular occurrence in the mountains. Alpine peaks covered in snow in July/August makes views even more spectacular!
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