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Bled Island, Bled

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Ride a traditional wooden boat called a "pletna" or rent your own boat and row to Bled Island rising above the surface of a glacial lake. This Ice Age limestone glacial deposit covered with trees is thought to have been inhabited since prehistoric times. Archaeological excavations have uncovered traces of Slavic settlements from the 9th and 10th centuries. Legend has it that the present stone Baroque church was built on the remains of an ancient temple dedicated to the Slavic goddess of fertility. Climb the monumental 99 steps leading up to the church and ring the "wishing bell" above the church nave. To visit Bled Island and get the most from your holiday in Bled, create itinerary details personal to you using our Bled trip planner.
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  • I cannot recommend this enough. This is a must for everyone whilst in Lake Bled. This really is a fairytale Island. You can take a boat Taxi which is about 15 euros per person or rent a boat for a... 
    I cannot recommend this enough. This is a must for everyone whilst in Lake Bled. This really is a fairytale Island. You can take a boat Taxi which is about 15 euros per person or rent a boat for a...  more »
  • Spent 40 minutes here after being taken on the Pletna boats, great place, bell tower is a rip off though 12 euros to go up the tower. Great walk around the island and great photo opportunities 
    Spent 40 minutes here after being taken on the Pletna boats, great place, bell tower is a rip off though 12 euros to go up the tower. Great walk around the island and great photo opportunities  more »
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  • Such a lovely and peaceful place to visit!
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