Bled is one of the most beautiful and popular places on Earth, drawing everyone from family and business vacationers, who come for the boating, canyoning, rafting on Alpine rivers, hiking, rock climbing and other adventurous possibilities. Emerald-green lake, church on a tiny island reachable only by unique wooden boats called 'pletna', a medevial castle on a rocky cliff and some of the highest peaks of the Julian Alps and the Karavanke in the background, Bled is idyllic romantic location for honeymooners, weddings and other vacationers. When travelling Slovenia, Bled is one of the first places you should visit. Cruising with the traditional 'pletna' (large wooden boat) to the island in the middle of Lake Bled and visiting the church with its famous wishing bell, beautiful views from the castle over the lake, romantic carriage rides, Vintgar Gorge with a magnificent pools and waterfall, mysterious limestone caves, climbing the surrounding mountains and enjoying the unspoiled nature of the Triglav National Park are just a few of the attractions offered by Bled and its surroundings. You can go on a half or full day trip to the nearby Lake Bohinj, visit the capital city Ljubljana, the famous Postojna Cave, the charming seaside town of Piran and many other places.