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Lake Bled, Bled

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Water Body · Nature / Park
Board a gondola and make a trip to the little island with a church in the middle of Lake Bled, or just walk through the pristine nature around the lake. Surrounded by mountains and forests and rich with birdlife, this glacial lake is 2.1 km (1.3 mi) long and up to 1.4 km (0.9 mi) wide. Rent a bike and cycle around the lake or play some golf. The lake is also very popular among rowers. Walk up to the medieval castle towering over the north shore for panoramic views of the lake and the surrounding landscape. Several hotels in the area feature swimming pools filled with water coming from thermal springs. Use our Bled travel route planning tool to visit Lake Bled on your trip to Bled, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • Magical! Beautiful. Unforgettable. Like lake como but better and without so many tourists: Bucket list recommendation.  more »
  • Have dreamed of coming to Bled for so long and it did not disappoint. I spent 3 days here and loved it. Went on the Pletna boats, visited the castle, walked round the lake - usual stuff. It was...  more »
  • Magic place!
  • Such a view !

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