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Once you have walked in the mountains in Bohinj, the courage of these 3 men will not be lost on... read more

Reviewed July 11, 2019
Epsom, United Kingdom
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Monument in the heart of town signifies great hiking opportunities here

Lake Bohinj is in Triglav National Park. I took a bus here from Lake Bled and it costs 3.40 euros... read more

Reviewed June 29, 2019
Singapore, Singapore
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The four brave men from Bohinj were the first to climb to the summit of Mount Triglav as early as on 26 August 1778. Encouraged by Baron Žiga Zois, a central figure of Slovenian enlightenment, this adventure was undertaken by Lovrenc Willomitzer (a...more
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Ribcev Laz Bohinj, Bohinjsko Jezero 4265, Slovenia
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Reviewed July 11, 2019 via mobile

Once you have walked in the mountains in Bohinj, the courage of these 3 men will not be lost on you. The statue captures the essence of the place against the backdrop of the mountains themselves

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Wags63
Reviewed June 29, 2019

Lake Bohinj is in Triglav National Park. I took a bus here from Lake Bled and it costs 3.40 euros. The bus stopped at this monument which is opposite to the tourist information board. It is relaxing to sit near this monument of the four...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 18, 2019 via mobile

But in a beautiful location. Visit here for the scenery not the statue, although it is an ok statue.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 18, 2019

This is a very nice tribute and a beautiful view looking up to Triglav as the four explorers did over 200 years ago.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank edward d
Reviewed March 23, 2019 via mobile

Being a hiker myself brings me great pleasure to see how people appreciate your efforts. And being at the top of Triglav in 18th century should had been great challenge. Kudos.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank George_Rusev
Reviewed January 12, 2019 via mobile

Very nice monument and a fitting tribute to the men who were the first to climb famous Triglav peak.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed January 2, 2019

Four bronze men still stand on a small hill near the bus station and under a Bellevue hotel in Ribčev Laz. View is fine – in nice weather. You can look at the church and up to the Triglav mountain. Bronze figures were repaired and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Miha P
Reviewed December 20, 2018 via mobile

Lovely gardens with beautiful flowers with beautiful views to wards the mountains. Very peaceful and relaxing and great piece of history with seats to sit down and soak in the views.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 8, 2018

At the top of a small green hill stands a monument to the memorial of four courageous men who were the first to climb to the top of Mount Triglav. The statue is made of figures of the four climbers; one of them overlooks the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Suzi S
Reviewed June 24, 2018

Obviously copying the monument in Chamonix to the first Mont Blanc summiter this is located in a little park less than 1 minute from the bus stop at the end of Lake Bohinj. On a nice day you get a reasonable view of their summit...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank John B
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