Bled is an image of paradise. This tourist gem of global dimensions on the edge of the Triglav National Park was nominated one of the seven new wonders of the world. It is distinguished by a mild, healing climate and thermal springs of lake water.
Carniola does not have a prettier scene
than this one: it is truly heaven's twin.
Lonely Planet put the Julian Alps among the 10 most attractive regions in the world.
The Alpine gem of Bled lies within the network of holiday destinations with environmentally friendly mobility and friendly ambience for holidays in terms of climate.
Bled swears by the green strategy and prides itself on having obtained the Slovenia Green label.
Bled is a part of the Julian Alps, the most extensive and the highest mountain range in Slovenia.
Bled Island is the only natural island in Slovenia.
TOP 5 experiences
Lake Bled and its surroundings invite you to experience unforgettable adventures. Pamper yourself in the water of its thermal springs. Enjoy local flavours and visit the traditional events in Bled.
Bled in the past and today
Visit Bled castle for an unforgettable experience of the past and present. Discover the historical development of Bled and the region around Bled, its culture and inhabitants through a museum collection. Visit the castle printing shop and the castle forge. Stop in the castle cellar and treat yourself to an unforgettable castle feast with a spectacular view of the beauties of Bled and the surrounding peaks at the restaurant.More
The most beautiful panoramic view
Would you like to take away the most famous panoramic image of Bled and share it with your friends? Climb up to Ojstrica and Mala Osojnica, the two slopes rising above the west part of the lake. Go on a 20-30-minutes walk from Velika Zaka and enjoy a unique view of Bled lake with the island, Bled castle and the Karavanke mountains and Kamnik-Savinja Alps.More
A hike along the Vintgar gorge
Experience the most unspoilt nature of Bled in the first tourist-regulated gorges in Slovenia. The 1.6 km long Vintgar gorge is cut between the majestic vertical rocks of the surrounding hills. When walking over wooden bridges and along galleries, observe the Radovna River with its pools, rapids and waterfalls, the mightiest of them being the 13 m high Šum waterfall. At the end of the gorge you can also see the single-arch stone bridge of the Bohinj railway rising above you.More
Water adventures on the lake and the surrounding rivers
Find refreshment in the summer in the organised baths along Lake Bled, with Grajsko kopališče (“Castle Bathing Area”) standing out. Rent a boat from several spots around the lake and row on the lake. Go rafting or kayaking on the Sava Dolinka and Sava Bohinjka rivers. Lake Bled and the surrounding rivers are also an ideal destination for fishing. In the winter, when the lake freezes over, you can ice-skate or walk up to the island.More
The tastes of local cuisine
Taste the local delicacies at Bled restaurants and at the stands of the Winter Fairytale and the Bled Days. Treat yourself to a famous Bled cream cake and discover the wealth of flavours of the traditional Slovenian dessert called potica. You can discover the authentic local flavours at excursion and tourist farms. Local family farms produce a local cheese from cow milk – Bled cheese.More
Traditional Bled events
Be part of the lively cultural and social pulse of Bled! The highlight of summer are the Bled Days culminating in Bled night, when over 10,000 lights in egg-shells glow. Enjoy concerts by world-renowned performers at the Okarina Festival Bled. Experience the Winter Fairytale in December. Hear the Legend of the Sunken Bell and close the Circle of Friendship around Lake Bled.More
“Be(e) our guests” — experience the natural and cultural heritage with bees. Discover the modern way of beekeeping with the Carniolan honey bee. An apiary, constructed in a particular way, enables you to observe the working bees through a large glass barrier. Enjoy the beneficial effects of apitherapy. Relax by inhaling air from the beehive. Treat yourself to bee products.More
Be active on the most beautiful golf course
isit the oldest and largest golf course in Slovenia which is considered to be one of the most beautiful in Europe. The Royal Bled golf course is located above the canyon of the Sava River. Thus, you can enjoy the view of the Karavanke mountains and the Julian Alps while playing golf. The King's Course, with 18 holes, and the Lake Course, with 9 holes, offer plenty of opportunities for both beginners and professionals. A series of international golf tournaments takes place here.More
Slovenia writes a green story. Feel it at every step.
It is only possible to take a ride on the lake with a rowing boat or with an electric boat, whereby you contribute to the protection of the environment and silence.
Take a trip around Bled Lake with the FIjaker, a traditional coach, and discover the rich heritage of the Bled Fijaker coachmen.
Bled - an image of paradise
Bled, the most attractive green alpine centre, delights tourists with unique experiences of nature, culture and history, sports and cuisine in all seasons.
Experience a pleasant getaway and have some rest
Would you like to stay a little longer and see and experience as much as possible? Then select suitable accommodation that is ideal for you in the nearby area.
Garni Hotel BercMore
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Hotel Park - Sava Hotels & ResortsMore
Set off and explore Radovljica, which is only 8 km away, and its old town centre with a gingerbread workshop and apiculture museum. To experience the unspoiled nature, drive to Bohinj, where Lake Bohinj invites you to new adventures, take a cable car to Mt Vogel to catch magnificent views of the Triglav National Park and visit the Savica waterfall. 40 km away, in Kranjska Gora, there are plenty of sports activities amid the exceptional scenery of the Julian Alps, and from there, you can go and visit the picturesque valley of the Soča River, one of the most popular outdoor destinations in Europe.