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Lago di Braies

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had to go a bit out or our way to reach this lake, but so glad we did! It was later in the day and the restaurant and boat rental were closed, but the mirror effect on the lake just at sunset is beyond...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank owscanlon
Reviewed March 7, 2019

On a beautiful sunny day in the morning the lake was frozen and the moutains were covered in snow. People were walking on the lake and a nice terrasse in front of a 1920's hotel was perfect to have a nice italian coffee. Beautiful.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank kneee
Reviewed March 1, 2019

We visited mid afternoon however consider ourselves lucky there were no other people here. Due to bad weather, the media had said some roads may be closed including the one to Lake Prags however as we had nothing else to do and they said 'may...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Paivar
Reviewed December 8, 2018

Amazing place! Be sure to come early to avoid crowds (there are a plenty of hotels in 20 min driving distance). We came about 8 am, by 10 am there were too may people. Parking is paid. We took a walk around the lake, stunning...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

The walk around the lake and surrounding area is awesome. So colourful with autumn colours and great cool weather in mid October. Worth a visit. Picture perfect!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank KeetFoo
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Wonderful place located in the middle of Dolomiti mountain. It's highly recommended to plan your visit in the early morning in order to avoid the high traffic of visitors enjoying your stay.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank LucaChino87
Reviewed October 29, 2018

The lake is located at the language border of three people (German to the north, Italian to the south-east and Ladinian to the south-west) it carries three utterly different names (Lake Braies or Lake Prags or Lago di Braies). Located at the foot of Croda...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Liviu S
Reviewed October 28, 2018

Lago di Braies or Pragser Wildsee or Lake Prags is indeed one of the most popular locations you will find on Instagram and in person you can see why that's true. As far as the name goes, in Northern Italy you will find that some...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mahdeeyo
Reviewed October 26, 2018 via mobile

Hard to find the description for this lake. Beautiful is the definition of this lake. The wind was strong. Make sure your cloth is enough.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Hwasal
Reviewed October 25, 2018 via mobile

Lake Braies or Lake Prags or Lago di Braies is all the same lake that we are talking about. It is located in a South Tyrol, Italy. It is only 50 minutes drive from Cortina d’ Ampezzo via route SS51. Along the way to the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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November 26, 2018|
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Response from KeetFoo | Reviewed this property |
Best way is driving there so that you can spend more time exploring the surrounding. There is public bus that reach the lake. Check on drei-zinnen website. Bus Line 442, route: Dobbiaco (bus station) – Villabassa – Pragser... More
June 8, 2018|
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Response from ryanwY2020EZ | Reviewed this property |
A few hour drive and a very scenic one. The roads are very safe and well maintained.