Laze pri Gorenjem Jezeru

Laze pri Gorenjem Jezeru (pronounced [ˈlaːzɛ pɾi ɡɔˈɾeːnjɛm ˈjeːzɛɾu]) is a small settlement next to Gorenje Jezero on the southern edge of Lake Cerknica in the Municipality of Cerknica in the Inner Carniola region of Slovenia.[2]

Laze pri Gorenjem Jezeru
Laze pri Gorenjem Jezeru
Location in Slovenia
Coordinates: 45°43′26.06″N 14°24′1.49″E
Country Slovenia
Traditional regionInner Carniola
Statistical regionLittoral–Inner Carniola
  Total13.23 km2 (5.11 sq mi)
564.21 m (1,851.08 ft)


The name of the settlement was changed from Laze to Laze pri Gorenjem Jezeru in 1953.[3]


The local church west of the settlement is dedicated to Saint Bricius and belongs to the Parish of Stari Trg pri Ložu.[4]


  1. Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia
  2. Cerknica municipal site
  3. Spremembe naselij 1948–95. 1996. Database. Ljubljana: Geografski inštitut ZRC SAZU, DZS.
  4. Družina RC Church in Slovenia Journal website

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