Žaga, Bovec


Location in Slovenia

Coordinates: 46°18′4.67″N 13°28′41.47″E / 46.3012972°N 13.4781861°E / 46.3012972; 13.4781861Coordinates: 46°18′4.67″N 13°28′41.47″E / 46.3012972°N 13.4781861°E / 46.3012972; 13.4781861
Country Slovenia
Traditional region Slovenian Littoral
Statistical region Gorizia
Municipality Bovec
  Total 25.78 km2 (9.95 sq mi)
Elevation 419.1 m (1,375.0 ft)
Population (2002)
  Total 336

Žaga (pronounced [ˈʒaːɡa]; Italian: Saga[2]) is a settlement on the right bank of the Soča River in the Municipality of Bovec in the Littoral region of Slovenia. The turn for the road to Resia in Italy is in the middle of the settlement.


Boka Falls

Boka Falls is a waterfall on Boka Creek in the northeast part of the settlement. There are also two other waterfalls on Globoka Creek in the western part of the settlement.[3]

Notable people

Notable people that were born or lived in Žaga include:


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