Lake Braies is surrounded by the Dolomites and it is the most popular tourist destination in recent years, especially during the summer. It is the “most beautiful lake in the world”.
The world’s most beautiful ALPINE LAKE
# It is a “social star” surrounded by the Dolomites
It is emerald in summer, it is covered by a blanket of ice and snow in winter. This is the game of contrasts with which the “social star” natural lake is presented to its many visitors.
Lake Braies is located in Trentino-Alto Adige (Italy), less than 100 km from Bolzano and almost 1.500 meters above sea level. It is surrounded by the Dolomites, among which stands out Croda del Becco, and it is located in the valley that bears its name.
The area is situated within the Fanes-Sennes-Braies Nature Park that is one of the largest parks in the entire region.
# You can spend moments of tranquility immersed in nature
Lake Braies is the ideal place to relax with family and friends, enjoying a weekend of tranquility immersed in nature and in front of the impressive mountain panorama.
Why not rent a boat to take a tour of the lake? It is beautiful to admire the emerald waters up close.
In addition, you can take a walk along the shore of the lake and can admire the breathtaking views all around.
# Hiking, skiing and much more
Lake Braies doesn’t only promise relax and wonder. It also offers several activities for hikers, cyclists and climbers.
In fact, there is different itineraries for experts. There are many paths that start from Crida del Becco and if you want to enjoy a medium-difficulty route witg an altitude of 800 meters, Lago di Braies –Le de Fojedöra – Lago di Braies is a perfect route for you, during which you can also see a lot of grazing animals.
Then, the ski area of Braies includes 2 ski lift and 4 ski runs for the snow lovers who come to this resort in winter. In addition, it would be a good opportunity to stroll through the famous South Tyrolean Christmas markets.
# Lake Braies is the gateway to a legendary underground kingdom
Lake Braies isn’t only a “social star”, but it’s also a star of the small screen. In fact, it was the protagonist of the Rai TV fiction “Un passo dal clielo”.
Obviously, there is several legends and mythological stories linked to this fairytale place. It is said that Lake Braies is the gateway to the underground kingdom of Fanes, whose people were allied with the marmots and who now reside in the basin waiting to redeem themselves.