Zelenci Nature Reserve - Slovenia

Zelenci Nature Reserve – Slovenia

Zelenci Nature Reserve Slovenia
Zelenci Nature Reserve Slovenia

Zelenci Nature Reserve or simply Zelenci, where you can spend your vacation with a stunning view of the Julian Alps. The name of the reserve Zelenci in Slovenian means “green”.

Zelenci Nature Reserve
Zelenci Nature Reserve Slovenia

Get in touch with nature

In the Zelenci Nature Reserve, you will meet a large number of different species of animals and plants that live here peacefully and will only make your experience more charming and interesting. Many of them live in the vicinity of the famous green lake, which is the reason for the name of the reserve. The lake is only two meters deep and, interestingly, never freezes in winter. You can stroll down to the lake on a wooden footbridge and explore its unique nature, or just sit down and enjoy the view.

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Zelenci Nature Reserve Slovenia

Events in Kranjska Gora

Another interesting destination, located in the immediate vicinity of the Zelenci Nature Reserve, is the town of Kranjska Gora – a popular destination both in the warmer and colder parts of the year. During the winter season, this place turns into a ski resort with various ski slopes and magnificent views of the white Slovenian and Austrian mountains.

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Zelenci Nature Reserve Slovenia

It is a very popular hiking and cycling destination during the summer months. It also offers many other activities such as rock climbing, fishing and other sports. There are many marked paths, organized activities and interesting stories for you to explore. Kranjska Gora is not officially part of the Zelenci Nature Reserve, but is often associated with it, as it offers various activities that are not available on the territory of the reserve. (more…)