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Lake not there in September

This is a great experience to drive all the way round, but the bulk of it is on dirt roads and... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2018
Warrington, United Kingdom
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Brewery TROT Cerknica - the local beer production

Excellent pale ale beer Yezero,with a rich flavor that refreshes you. You can try it in the... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2018
Radovljica, Slovenia
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Dolenje jezero, Cerknica, Slovenia
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Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

This is a great experience to drive all the way round, but the bulk of it is on dirt roads and forest, so a 4x4 is preferable! Lovely remote villages and wildlife. Note: no access on roads Sundays, but you can park at the start.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank PaulL819
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

A huge amount of locals are driving like very fast on a unpaved road. They are also riding atvs around the protected lakes which makes the birds escaping this area.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Olixplorateur
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

Excellent pale ale beer Yezero,with a rich flavor that refreshes you. You can try it in the gostilna En krajcar and other local restaurants.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank U4149RHrobertm
Reviewed 29 May 2018

This lake is wonderful. But there is more than a lake, you must see sinkholes inside it. But if you want to see all wonders of the lake, you must come to see it more than once. It can be almost empty or full of...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank drejko78
Reviewed 22 May 2018

We have been twice in May/June when it has dried out, and find it a magical place. There is a track from Gorenje Jereza up to Dolenje Jereza, which can be walked or biked, but other tracks we tried to west and north petered out....More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank foresttiger2018
Reviewed 1 May 2018

As a local resident I can surely confirm that the place is one of a kind. The lake is the most beautiful to see in the summer when it dissapears so you fell like in the moon - surrounded by big holes. Really worth to...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Igor M
Reviewed 15 April 2018

Like others have said, each time you visit it looks and feel different, the lake is never the same! When it is full of water there is boating and fishing, or even ice-skating in winter, in the spring there are flowers and in the summer...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Kristina A
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Dry land with meadows is far less attractive than rainy season with water in the lake or winter with ice. There are some dusty roads with pedestrians or people with bikes. They can travel around and visit a kind of a museum – restaurant in...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Miha P
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Lake Cerknica (Cerkniško jezero) is an intermittent lake in southwestern Slovenia. The lake is present for the most part of the year and when full, it is the largest lake in the country and one of the largest intermittent lakes in Europe. The plain is...More

Date of experience: September 2016
2  Thank anacW3256HT
Reviewed 19 October 2016

It's really worth to read into this lake before you visit, you don't want to miss out on the romantic legends and the interesting phenonomens in and around the lake. To me this is one of those places that touches me, straight to the heart....More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank EVAdinaricaProject
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