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Beautifully crystal clear lake which reflects mountain images in good weather...Lago do Federa... read more

Reviewed 28 February 2018
Vientiane, Laos
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This is a wonderful experience of Self Satisfaction. The trek from Cortina d'Ampezzo took approx 4... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2017
Adam A
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Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

Beautifully crystal clear lake which reflects mountain images in good weather...Lago do Federa located just outside Cortina is perfect for a roadside picnic or nature walk.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

This is a wonderful experience of Self Satisfaction. The trek from Cortina d'Ampezzo took approx 4 hours (two people semi fit with a couple of push bikes). On occasion going up the stunning yet slightly gruelling up hill climb of route 432 you think shall...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Adam A
Reviewed 7 November 2016

This is beautiful mountain lake about a 3-3.5 hour trek from Cortina d'Ampezzo (routes 431 and 432 both work, but 431 is steeper/ rougher and so quicker if you are in decent shape). In late October it was unfrozen with great reflections of the surrounding...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Ross D
Reviewed 12 July 2016

I have been here several times. This is an amazing lake near the summit of Passo Fedaia. This time it was not at its best but I have seen this as a frozen wonderland in May.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank David R
Reviewed 28 April 2016

I stopped at there during the diriving from Selva di Cadore to Cortina d'Ampezzo in April 2016. The scenery looked great however the lake was still covered with ice and snow. I think it would be better to be there after May to fully enjoy...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank sewonhan
Reviewed 24 September 2015 via mobile

Worth a drive to see. My wife and I were fortunate to see the lake during a small minibus tour from Venice. Nature at its best.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank george60898
Reviewed 15 August 2015

Don't miss it - DON'T I want to thank one of the member of trip advisor that after reading her recommendation I decided to go there. The picture you see is a real one..The view on the top (after a 15-20 M driving in a...More

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank gilkalderon
Reviewed 19 July 2015

We hiked here as part of the Croda da Lago circuit, and I would highly recommend doing this loop if you're fit (rather than just hiking to the lake and back). We did not have a guidebook, but if you do a search for Croda...More

Date of experience: July 2015
5  Thank rebecca a
Reviewed 29 September 2014

Started this trek, which was beautiful, but had to turn back as I was extremely ill. But we enjoyed the half we did do, and would try again if ever there.

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank Pandaroo22
Reviewed 17 September 2014

At 2000m height and surrounded by amazing peaks such as Becco del Mezzodì and Croda da Lago the lake of Federa is the biggest and at the same time the most romantic lake of Cortina d'Ampezzo. The picture featuring this review, taken from north and...More

Date of experience: August 2014
3  Thank Marconiada
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