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Lake Prags

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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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39030 Braies, Italy
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Reviewed 9 December 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
1  Thank Alex31337
Reviewed 6 November 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 6 November 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 30 October 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
Thank Liviu S
Reviewed 28 October 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 26 October 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 25 October 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
1  Thank dr_suchet
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

Most beautiful lake in Europe!!! Must visit for a lifetime experience!!!! You can also buy souvenirs and eat at the restaurant near the lake. Parking is available with only 3€

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Angie_To94
Reviewed 11 October 2018

First thing is. Do not go at the weekend, or in peek holiday time. That said we finally got there in the end. We stopped for a drink and snack, then waited untill the bus queue finally died down. The walk around Lake Prags is...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank omega132857
Reviewed 22 September 2018

Really stunning views, we enjoyed to extend a bit the classic tour by going to the Grünwaldalm (Malga Foresta in Italian), where during that weekend we found a nice orchestra playing Tyrolean music, and had a great krapfen! One advice: if possible, avoid the weekends,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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26 November 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
8 June 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.