Set along the glacial lake of the same name, the town of Bled is a resort town at the bottom of the Julian Alps. Bled Castle overlooks the lake from its steep cliff-edge and is one of the most popular tourist sites in the country. Dating back to the 11th century, the castle is the oldest in Slovenia and has plenty to see and experience inside its walls!
The city is famous for its cream cakes but in recent years has seen a huge influx of top chefs setting up gourmet restaurants throughout Bled.
While July is the wettest month in Bled, it is also the warmest. Winter is drier but temperatures can plummet below freezing point.
Lakes and Mountains Adventure in Slovenia Ideal for Families
Stay at our charming River Side Lodge nestling beside the crystal clear waters of the Bohjinska sava river. A warm welcome awaits, with local knowledge to make the most of your time here! Make this activity holiday suit your family with a choice of activities including kayaking, summer sledging, mountain biking, white water rafting, Bled castle entrance and more!
- Ideal activity holiday for families with a choice of outdoor activities available!
- Explore the town’s lakes from a kayak, white water raft or more leisurely swim!
- Fun for all ages at the family adventure park with climbing tracks at various heights off the ground!
- Accommodation in 3* Reka Hisa Lodge
- Half board basis
- Activities and equipment hire including: white water rafting, family adventure park, summer sledging, hiking in the Julian alps with gondola tickets, or swimming.
- Meals & beverages – unless otherwise specified
- Return airport transfers
- Local taxes where applicable
- Everything not specified above
Select one activity per full day of your holiday. For example, if you stay 4 nights you will have 3 days of activities and so on. White water rafting can only be done once during your holiday.
Activity one: Kayak hire
Explore Lake Bohinj by kayak, spend a relaxing day paddling around this stunning lake at the centre of the Triglav National park.
Activity Two: Guided white water rafting on the Sava Dolinka River
This activity does not require any special skills and is suitable for almost anyone. Level from easy to moderate and duration for this activity is approximately 3 hours.
Activity Three: Summer Sledging
Great fun for the whole family, the Bled summer sledge run is an exhilarating experience no matter your age.
Activity Four: Mountain bike hire
The tour takes you along a gravel road through the valley of the Radovna River and at its end, in the heart of Triglav National Park. You can ride into one of the three Triglav valleys Krama, Kot, or Vrata, which all ends up at the foothills of the highest mountain in Slovenia. Duration for this activity is an entire day, guided maps, bikes and safety helmets will be provided and the level is moderate.
Activity Five: Vogel Gondola Trip
Free tickets on the Vogel Gondola takes you high up into the Julian alps with awesome panoramic views over the National Park, This is also a starting point for some great walks.
Activity Six: Family Adventure park in Bled
This park offers unique challenges set up in the natural environment of trees. This is what gives it a special allure. Spend day in nature with lots of fun for everybody. There is a total of 56 attractions and challenges set up in the woods. The youngest will enjoy climbing tracks one or two meters above the ground, adrenalin addicts will get the high level of adrenalin on our spectacular Flying Fox about 42 meters above the ground.
Before you start your adventure, the guides will help you get your safety harness properly fitted. Once you harness properly you will be take through a short course on the ground so that you are aware of the safety and rules to follow on the course. After the brief safety course, you can face the first challenges on your own, but our instructors are always on hand if you need any assistance.
Please note children under 6 years old may not be permitted to take part in all of the activities included in this break.
If you are feeling really adventurous you can book additional activities at special rates such as: guided river kayaking, canyoning, horse riding, paragliding, scuba diving in the lakes, mountain hikes with overnight stays in the alpine huts and sky-diving.
Reka Hisa Riverside Lodge
Check-in time is: 14:00, Check-out time is: 11:00
Reka Hisa is our riverside house nestling beside the crystal clear Sava Bohinjska River and the stunning views of the Julian Alps. Accommodation consists of double bedrooms, with en-suite bathrooms and splendid views down the river. All rooms have balcony/patio area, but we also have a two bedroom en-suite for families.
Reka Hisa is relaxing and has an informal atmosphere.
Meal times are special events with everyone sitting around the table to chat about day's adventures. Fantastic meals made with local farm produce – all organic. Special dietary requirements will be catered for.
Reka Hisa has a resident dog, his name is Patrick a very friendly Great Dane.
Nearest Airport: Ljubljana Airport (approx. 30mins)
Head towards the A2/E61 in Sencur from Route 104. Follow this until Lesce/Lesce-Bled. Take Exit 3 until Bohinjska Bela. The lodge will be on the right-hand side.
By Public Transport
By Private Transfer
Taxi available outside airport. Private transfer available on request after main booking.
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