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The Lake of Bled

The Lake of Bled is probably the best known touristic destination of Slovenia. It is situated in the northern part of the country, just about 80km far from the capital of Ljubljana. The surface of the lake is pretty small and you can make the round of walking in a half of the day. The main attraction of Bled is the medieval castle town which is situated on the top of an steep cliff just above the lakeshore.

The islet of Bled

There is a small islet in the middle of the lake, coloquialy called "islet of love". You can visit it by renting a boat, called pletna, which cost you 10 euros tour-retour. On the top of the hill, there is a small Baroque church worth of visiting.

Boat tour to the islet

Another option for visiting the islet of Bled, which is more romantic but certainly more painful, is by renting the rowing boat. I suggest you to let your sweatheart rowing the boat (less painful for you) telling here that you have to take the pictures.

  • Last visit to Bled: Sep 2004
  • Intro Updated Feb 5, 2014
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  • topoftheworl's Profile Photo
    Aug 15, 2005 at 6:56 PM

    Hey, Boris: long time... great page.

  • JetlagCity's Profile Photo
    Mar 14, 2005 at 3:10 PM

    Some sweetheart you are, making the woman do all the rowing, hahaha! The islet really does look lovely. Very nice page!

  • maple_air's Profile Photo
    Jan 25, 2005 at 1:08 AM

    arghhh......beautiful snapshots!!, pictures like yours are the reason why i want to, no NEED to go back. I can't get enough of that place, i love it! thank you very much mr. basketball player :-))

  • barrikello's Profile Photo
    Nov 20, 2004 at 3:26 PM

    The more I learn about Slovenia, the more I desire to go there... thanks for your breathtaking pictures of this wonderful place.

  • HORSCHECK's Profile Photo
    Sep 29, 2004 at 3:29 PM

    Boris, brilliant photos of this slovenian gem .... I went there on a daytrip from Ljubljana and liked it a lot. Keep up the good work ... :o)

  • JLBG's Profile Photo
    Apr 29, 2004 at 9:56 AM

    After visiting your Slovenia page, I feel that Bled must be for you the quintessence of Slovenia : wine cellar included in the castle !! No time wasted :-))) Besides, your page is great and the picture as wonderful as ever. Hvala mnogo, Boris!

  • unravelau's Profile Photo
    Apr 19, 2004 at 5:09 AM

    Great page Boris, I think that Bled is another must see place for me........lovely pictures as usual. Thank you.

  • Daja123's Profile Photo
    Apr 7, 2004 at 11:20 AM

    Very probably you have already realised the Slovenians are very proud of Bled, so it is very difficult for me to say something new. Just we would like if also the visitors feel well there.

  • Sharrie's Profile Photo
    Feb 20, 2004 at 7:08 AM

    Another must see for me... yearning to see it for myself!

  • yeah_baby's Profile Photo
    Jan 7, 2004 at 6:42 PM

    Interesting name yet wonderful photos and locations, great page!

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