A wonderful cycling tour, suitable for families. Visit picturesque alpine villages and enjoy in magnificent views of the Karavanke mountain range, the Kamniško-Savinjske Alpe mountain range and the Julian Alps.
This family cycling tour is perfect for exploring alpine landscape, architecture and life in the countryside. The route is mostly flat and perfect to spend an active day exploring and enjoying unspoiled nature. The route runs past Lake Bled, where you can enjoy in the view of Bled Island, Castle and the Karavanke mountain range from the shore. Stop for a moment and listen to the wishing bell resounding on lake surface. And when you end the tour, you can stop in one of Bled's cafés and taste the delicious and world renowned Bled cream cake.
Although the tour is relatively short, it offers many possibilities to explore the life of local people and admire the landscape, therefore, we recommend you to take some time and enjoy in your cycling tour.
The tour starts in front of the Triglavska roža Bled Info Centre and continues along the Ljubljanska cesta. In the roundabout, take the third exit. Follow the main road and continue towards Koritno. Continue cycling towards Bodešče. Then you cycle straight to Ribno which is on your left. At the edge of the village, cross the main road and continue south-west.
Descend to the village of Selo and continue through the village. Soon you will notice two beehives (left side) and continue ascending to the plane before Mlino. Continue cycling along the main road through the village until you reach the lake. In the crossroad, turn left to the road towards Bohinj. Be careful while crossing the road and then continue towards Vila Bled Hotel. A few hundred metres from the driveway to the hotel, keep right in the crossroad to Bohinj and slightly ascend.
You soon start descending and the view of Lake Bled opens up in front of you. Cycle to Zaka Campsite and turn right to the walking path along the lake. Cycle to lake promenade. Turn left at the cabby stop and in the first crossroad continue left uphill. Cycle to Prešernova cesta (opposite the College of Hospitality, Wellness and Tourism Bled), turn left and then immediately right. Continue to the health clinic (on the right) and turn right to Črtomirova ulica, continue to Seliška cesta, cross it and return past the shopping centre to the starting point in front of the Triglavska roža Bled Info Centre.