Fužine

Fužine, the pitoresque place in Gorski kotar is situated near Bajer lake and cave Vrelo ( „Spring“) at 730 m alttitude above the sea level.

The lake Bajer is artificial lake deep between 2 and 7 meters.

Lake is favorite site for many visitors who enyoy trips by the touris boat.

The lake is also suitable for roving the boat, kayak and canue trips.

There are two other artificial lakes near Fužine: Lepenica and Potkoš.

You can find there many beautiful taverns and restaurants with local gastronomic offer.

Every July there is a running half marathon competition where paticipants can choose which race they will take: 650m; 7km or 21km.

At the end of the summer is 2 Sea MTB maraton.

On it cyclists can ride on 3 bike roads ; the most difficult is 78 km long trace on the complet alltitude of 2090m.

You can travell from the centre of Fužine by tourist train around the Bajer lake and to the lake Lepenica.

Also, very interesting is route by coach and in winter by sledges.

At the end of December there are many events in Fužine.

One among them is walking with torches around the lake, and cellebration of New Years Day in the middle of the 31. December.

Many tourists from all parts of Croatia and nearbys countries as well are traditionally coming to this cellebration.