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Bled and Postojna Day Tour
"Just 45 minutes from Ljubljana lies the magical lake Bled. There you can ascend the old castle perched on top of a steep cliff above the glacial Lake Bled. Castle terraces offer spectacular views of the lake and its tiny island in the middle.Your cultural and natural heritage of Bled region. Take a boat ride with ‘Pletna’ – traditional boat made by locals only known at Bled and let the oarsman takes you to the only true island in Slovenia. There is 99 stairs leading to the single nave church from 15th century with a 52-meter high free-standing bell-tower where you can ring a ‘fortune bell’.Continu where wooden path leads along rushing river Radovna through the picturesque gorge which measure 1600m and ends with 26-metre waterfall Sum. Each guest can visit all the attractions: Bled castle Bled Island with boat ride and Vintgar Gorge. On the other hand each guest can visit only one or two attractions. Free time is best used to walk around the lake or tasting a famous Bled’s cream cake in one of the cafes on the bank of Bled Lake.Di most popular karst cave in the world. Hour and a half long guided tour will consist of a ride by electrical train and followed by a walk through beautiful passages and chambers with spectacular drop stones
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Bled Fairytale
"This tour will take you from Ljubljana to the Alpine region below the Julian Alps. You will arrive in Bled the magnificent alpine resort and visit the old castle sitting on top of a steep cliff above Lake Bled. The castle terraces offer spectacular views of the lake and its tiny island in the middle.Your professional tour guide will explain everything cultural and natural heritage of Bled region. Take a boat ride with ‘Pletna’ which is a traditional boat made by locals only known in Bled and let the oarsman takes you to the only true island in Slovenia. There are 99 stairs leading to the single nave church from 15th century with a 52-meter high free-standing bell-tower where you can ring a ‘fortune bell’ and enjoy in b sun peace and fresh air.Tradition still has it that the groom should carry his bride up all of the 99 steps in order to get married in the island church.Continue to breath-taking beauty of Bled’s Vintgar gorge where wooden path leads along rushing river Radovna through the picturesque gorge
From EUR39.00
 
Tour of Ljubljana: Lake Bled and Slovenia's Capital
"The tour begins with a drive to the charm­ing lake resort of Bled famous for its medieval cas­tle on a cliff high above the lake and the amaz­ing Alpine peaks that surround it. Cas­tle ter­races offer spec­tac­u­lar views of the lake and the tiny island it's planted on. Later on we will take a break to taste one of the most famous Sloven­ian desserts ""kremšnita"" the deli­cious vanilla cus­tard and cream cake.After enjoy­ing the lake's beau­ti­ful nature we’ll head to Slovenia’s cap­i­tal city Ljubl­jana. The tour starts in front of the Town Hall and continues through the his­tor­i­cal city cen­ter. Admire its mix­ture of Baroque and Art Nou­veau archi­tec­ture and mas­ter­ful cre­ations by the 20th cen­tury archi­tect Jože Plečnik. The excur­
From EUR125.00

Vintgar Gorge Tips (35)

A paradise for hikers : Vintgar Gorje

A ravine with steep mountains giving way to the gorje , with the bubbly gushing Radovna river splitting it into two, the Vintgar Gorje trail of waterfalls, stream, gushing pools and the water trapped...
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samitbabu
Aug 10, 2016

As if nearby Lake Bled weren't spectacular enough!

A spectacular way to spend a morning or afternoon. At every bend along the boardwalk is another composition of worn rocks, crystal clear water, lush vegetation and an occasional fish. The boardwalk is...
TimF39
Jun 20, 2016

Walk through the Vintgar Gorge!

In 1893 the gorge was opened to the public. It is created by the Radovna river, which runs through the gorge. Every winter takes its toll and people have to rebuilt or restore the path through the...
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Roeffie
Jul 14, 2014

A stunning stroll through Vintgar Gorge

Such is the beauty of Bled that it would be easy to confine yourself to the town and its lake, in which case you would run the risk of missing out on the utterly gorgeous Vintgar Gorge.The gorge is...
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CatherineReichardt
Aug 23, 2011

Walk to Vintgar Gorge

If the weather is good and you want to take a long walk, a trip to Vintgar Gorge is definitely a good choice. About a 1-hour walk from Bled, you make your way through about 2km (1 mile) of spectacular...
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travelfrosch
Aug 30, 2009

Wooden Bridges

Narrow wooden paths carved into the rock, lead us to wooden bridges that span the thrashing waters below. We wonder, over the last hundred years since its construction, how many came before us to...
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easterntrekker
Aug 27, 2008

Wooden Bridges

Narrow wooden paths carved into the rock, lead us to wooden bridges that span the thrashing waters below. We wonder, over the last hundred years since its construction, how many came before us to...
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easterntrekker
Aug 27, 2008

Pools and Rapids

The Gorge was discovered in 1891 by accident by Jakob Žumer, the Major of Gorje, and the cartographer and photographer Benedikt Lergetporer . Radovna river which flows through Vintgar was very low....
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easterntrekker
Aug 27, 2008

The Vintgar Gorge

We thought the 1600 meter hike around the Gorge is the best part of Bled. Truly spectacular. The shaded forest offered welcome relief from the hot June sun .We followed the wooden pathway that hugged...
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easterntrekker
Aug 27, 2008

Great hike good for everyone

This is an easy hike along the Radovna River. You walk about 1600 m on a wodden footbridge from 1893 through the gorge. You cross the river many times. If you like waterfalls and wild nature this is a...
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OH_DK
Jul 20, 2008

Walk to Vintgar Gorge

Don't let anyone tell you that you need to take a bus / taxi / organised excursion to Vintgar Gorge - just walk north west from Bled for about 4kms. It's pleasant walk via a small village.The gorge is...
worldramblings
Aug 29, 2007

Visit surrounding natural gems

- the Vintgar gorge- Triglav national park (http://www.gov.si/tnp/tnp2_a.htm#___ENGLISH___)- the Pokljuka ravine- the cave under Babji zob (Organised visits are possible: in June, July, August –...
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ursa9
Feb 12, 2007
 
 
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Things to Do Near Bled

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Lake Bled - Blejsko Jezero

One of the most romantic locations of the world, Lake Bled and its Barouque church has been marrying off many a hundred of those haplessly romantic lovers from all across the world. The church with...
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Pletna - Boat Trips

Plaetnas , or colourful boats, are found at the entrance to the visitors area of Lake Bled. They take you to the Church at the center of the Lake . The boatman waits for you for an hour and then...
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Slovenski Trg

Our bus let us off at Slovenski Trg (Slovenia Square) before continuing to the bus station. Slovenski Trg was redeveloped after World War II. It is the location of Kranj's best secondary school and...
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Preseren

Next to St Kancijan Church there is a large and impressive monument of Slovenia's most famous poet, Preseren striding down the street with his hair and coat blowing in the wind. This monument is next...
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The Church of the Holy Rosary

The Church of the Holy Rosary is a beautiful looking building. It was built at the beginning of the 16th century as a place of worship for Kranj's Protestants. This church was restored in the 17th...
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St Kancijan Church

St Kancijan Church is located on Kranj's main square. It was the only one of Kranj's churches which was open during our visit and it was lovely and peaceful inside. The church was founded in the 5th...
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Podhom, 4247 Zgornje Gorje, Slovenia

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