Lake Bohinj

Glacial lake Bohinj is considered the most beautiful place in Slovenia. It is the country’s centre of eco tourism and outdoor adventures.

Attractions of Bohinj:

  • Natural beauty of the lake and the surrounding mountains and canyons
  • Recreational activities on the lake: swimming, rowing and sailing
  • Recreational activities around the lake: hiking, cycling and canyoning

Bohinj is reached through the attractive canyon of Sava Bohinjka. It is the largest and most beautiful Alpine lake in Slovenia. Being part of the Triglav national park, Bohinj will impress you with its natural beauty and its serene peacefulness, and you will surely vow to return.

Recreational activities on lake Bohinj

Bohinj is one of the main centres for watersports in Slovenia. Traversing the lake by canoe is one of the most mesmerizing outdoor activities in Slovenia. Lake Bohinj is also great for swimming, wind surfing or sailing.

If you do not feel like excercising, you can take an electric-powered tour boat across the lake.

Recreational activities around lake Bohinj

Bohinj is a great base for hiking trips in the Julian Alps, including tours to Mount Triglav, at 2864 meters (9396-foot) Slovenia’s highest peak.

Other outdoor activities include canyoning, rock climbing and tandem paragliding, or you can experience horse riding.

You can also enjoy adrenaline activities on near-by mountain rivers: white water rafting, kayaking or hydrospeed (riverboarding).