Ribčev laz (referred to as Jezero on bus timetables), at the eastern end of the lake, is where most facilities are based. Walking trails lead round both sides of the lake (the 12km circumference can be walked in 3 hours), or north onto the eastern shoulders of the Triglav range. One route leads north from the enchanting village of Stara Fužina into the Voje valley, passing through the dramatic Mostnica Gorge, a local beauty spot.

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10 great winter destinations in Eastern Europe

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Bee tourism in Slovenia: the travel trend with plenty of buzz

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Quiz: can you locate these national parks?

Quiz: can you locate these national parks?

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