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Stretch your legs with a brisk hike around Lago di Braies, the so-called "Pearl of the Dolomites." This picturesque lake is known for its emerald color and a series of hiking trails leading around the water and through the surrounding nature reserve. The lake is located in the heart of a World Heritage Site that has long been a tourist mecca, attracting skiers in the winter months, and mountain climbers, hikers, base jumpers, and paragliders during the summer and early autumn. As you hike or take part in any of the more extreme activities popular in this area, take long breaks to enjoy the sweeping views of the surrounding snow-capped Dolomite mountains. Add Lago di Braies to your Braies travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Braies online trip itinerary planner .
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Lago di Braies Reviews
Per la seconda volta su questo lago ma non ci si stanca mai di vederlo essendo un luogo davvero incantevole. La bellissima passeggiata solo un pò ripida in alcuni tratti, il colore dell'acqua, gli alb... more »For the second time on this lake but you never get tired of seeing it being a really lovely place. The beautiful walk just a little steep in some sections, the color of the water, the trees with the red and yellow of autumn that are mirrored ,,,a wonderful day!
Il lago e' meraviglioso ma la magia del posto e' rovinata dalla troppa gente che c' e'... Il parcheggio poi vicino al lago e' uno scempio..io sono andata su a piedi e mi sono intossicata dalla fila in... more »The lake is wonderful but the magic of the place is ruined by too many people there... The parking lot then near the lake is a disaster. I walked up and got intoxicated by the endless row of cars standing in line ... in an enchanted place like Lake Braies you should not go by car ... the municipality should close the road and make a parking downstream. do you want to see the lake?? You walk and so you taste 100% the atmosphere of the place.
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