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Address: 39030 Braies, Italy
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One emblematic lake!

It's impressive how beautiful this place can be. It's such an idyllic place. When you have the possibility, go there when the weather isn't so great - less people, very quite and... read more

Reviewed 22 February 2017
Logan S
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18 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Better go anywhere else in the alps to go hiking or come by bus. Parking is 3eur per hour for a small car and 10eur per hour for a van...totally hated the feeling of overpaying for parking in the middle of nowhere. The crowds were already annoying in April (off season), it must get really crammed in summer. I cannot... More 

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Thank Du L
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37 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017

It's impressive how beautiful this place can be. It's such an idyllic place. When you have the possibility, go there when the weather isn't so great - less people, very quite and clouds on top of the surrounding mountains make this place even more picturesque.

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Thank Logan S
Padua, Italy
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43 reviews
15 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Amazing place we skates on ice, sun is coming just for a little so need to move to not feel cold, obviously for this season.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 229 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Lago di Braies was the starting point of our 9-day Alta Via 1 trek. On that day in mid-July, there was a fishing competition on the far right side of the lake, so there were quite a few vehicles in the parking lot, but people were dispersed around the lake so it never felt crowded. The lake itself is a... More 

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Thank aerofaze
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14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

Have to visit lake Prags or lago di Braies! So beautiful lake in the Dolomites area. We walked full circle around lake, enjoyed fresh air, beautiful views, was a lot of people around us... visit and take a lot of pictures!

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Thank Tamara L
Berlin, Germany
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14 reviews
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Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Gorgeous location. Recommended to visit in the off season as it is overcrowded (3,000 visitors a day). October was very calm, you can hike up until the 3rd week of October and then a bit of snow will set in.

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Thank Fiona M
Budapest
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17 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Some of the best hiking in the Dolomites are right there, from gentle tours around the lake to more serious 7-8 hour hikes up to 2500m,

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Thank David S
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Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

The region is way more that beautiful, but this lake is the pearl of the national park. Both of us where photographers and we came back to photograph the lake several times. It is just priceless...

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Haskovo Province, Bulgaria
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Reviewed 25 October 2016

Beautiful lake and surroundings, but very busy with tourists (september). Good amount of parking space but a shame they built the car park so close to the lake, and a bit of a shock to be charged E12 for parking our van there for one hour!

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Memphis, Tennessee
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Reviewed 19 October 2016

A lot of hyperbole about this site. If you have seen Lake Louise in Canada, any of the Great Lakes in the US, or indeed Lake Carezza in Nova Lenante, this lake pales in comparison. The reviewer who said this is the most beautiful site she has ever seen must have a limited travel experience. The water is clear, but... More 

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