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Lago di Molveno

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Address: Strada Statale 421, 38018 Molveno, Italy
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Beautiful lake, well worth a trip if within 100 Km. Plenty to keep children and adults alike happy. Title "Jewel of the Dolomite's" well deserved.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Paul B
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

the lake has been emptied for maintenance. that would have been good information. im sure it looks amazing full i will have tk use my imagination

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful lake, well worth a trip if within 100 Km. Plenty to keep children and adults alike happy. Title "Jewel of the Dolomite's" well deserved.

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Budapest, Hungary
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Reviewed 17 March 2017

Lake Molveno is a pearl in the Dolomites. But this year it was empty !! We have learned from the locales that in every 20-30 year the lake has to be dryed in order to clean the bottom of it, to help the working of a very special hydro-electrical plant in the lake. In this season they started to empty... More 

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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Second time in 4 years we've been here and we were quite shocked by the lack of water in the lake. Last time we came in 2013 ( also in February), the lake looked very full and very beautiful to the eye with its unusual colour. This time however, we walked from the car park, over the bridge and could... More 

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Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Every ten years, the lake is half emptied for maintenance work. So when we showed up the water levels were low. Which means you can walk along the lake bed. It's an incredible sight...it feels like you're walking on the moon!

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Boulder, Colorado
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Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

I don't know if I want to tell you the truth. This place is a secret gem and I would like it stayed that way. Crystal blue lake with the back drop of the Brent's Dolomites. Activities galore. Swimming, boating, paddle boarding, paragliding, mini golf, tennis, biking, hiking, sunbathing ... did I mentioned everything.. big playground for kids! Great restaurants... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 30 September 2016

Do not miss a trip up the mountainside in/on the gondola/ski lift - with a Molveno discount card just 12 euros pp and value at twice that amount - the views of the higher dolomiti can only be labelled "fantastico"

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Nonantola, Italy
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Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Suggested place for family holidays, you'll find attraction for kids (a nice park just on the lakeside), but also nice place for hiking (even with stroller).

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Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

No too people please. This is like the paradise and surely you want it 'll be the same in the future. Please don't tel it all around. Ciao

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Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Travelled here from Garda for a day out. We were not disappointed. The lake was a beautiful green emerald colour. It was freezing but we hired a pedalo and from the lake the view of the mountains was stunning. The town of molveno is def worth a visit also with bars shops and cafes.

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