All You Need to Know about Bled and Its Surroundings

Slovenia, Bled Guide (B): All You Need to Know about Bled and Its Surroundings

Located right in the middle of th Julian Alps, Bled is one of the most visited destinations in Slovenia. This little gem is situated only 45 minutes away from the Slovenian capital, Ljubljana, and offers everything a true travel and nature lover needs for a perfect day trip. Of course, Bled is mostly famous for its nearby Lake Bled with a tiny island in the middle. But, I can assure you, there is so much more to Bled and its surroundings than this beautiful lake. Keep reading and find out why Bled is a must visit point on your Slovenian itinerary!

To be completely honest with you, there is no bad time to visit Lake Bled. Take it from me who had only one day to explore the place and it was pouring rain all day long. It was still such a memorable trip and the place looked more magical than ever. If you visit Lake Bled in winter, you will get a stunning view of snowy lake and Julian Alps. If you like outdoor activities and prefer sunny weather, summer is a good option then. However, bear in mind that it gets quite touristy during the summer. If I had to choose, I’d say that the best time to visit Lake Bled is from October to December and from March to May. Fewer people, more nature to you! ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: All You Need to Know about Bled and Its Surroundings
Guide Location: Slovenia » Bled
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Sight(s) featured in this guide: Lesce train station Jezero Bled western end of the lake Osojnica Mala Osojnica Bled Island famous church Bled Castle Vintgar Gorge Castle Hostel 1004 Guest House Mlino Grand Hotel Toplice
Author: Leta Bielinytė
Read it on author's website: https://www.thenerdyme.com/2019/03/all-you-need-to-know-before-visiting-lake-bled-slovenia.html