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Slovenia - Magical Lake Bled - Self-Guided Family Cycling Holiday

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Your cycling journey will be based in famous Bled and you’ll pedal to enchanting old towns, churches and museums, as you explore this world-renowned paradise.

Holiday Highlights

  • Enjoying the exciting activities at Lake Bled
  • Discovering the medieval Bled Castle
  • Taking a traditional Pletna boat to make a wish on the Island
  • Marvelling at the Triglav National Park
  • Exploring the Vintgar and Pokljuka Gorges
  • Riding a cable car up the awe-inspiring Mount Vogel, for plenty of pictures

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Day Description Distance Meals
1 Arrival in Lake Bled    
2 Lake Bled - Castle and Church 9 Miles / 15 Kms Approx. B  
3 Triglav National Park and Radovljica Town 21 Miles / 34 Kms Approx. B  
4 Begunje Village 26 Miles / 42 Kms Approx. B  
5 The Gorges Loop 10 Miles / 17 Kms Approx. B  
6 Lake Bohinj and Vogel Mountain 29 Miles / 47 Kms Approx. B  
7 Radovna Valley and Mount Triglav 23 Miles / 37 Kms Approx. B  
8 Departure from Lake Bled   B  

Key: B - Breakfast, L - Lunch, D - Dinner

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Holiday Information

The Slovenian paradise of Lake Bled, known as a fairy tale destination, is the perfect location for our centre based family cycling holiday in Slovenia. Pedallin’ along charming lakeside paths, through the valleys of the astonishing Julian Alps and around characterful towns, with plenty of time for activities by the lake, this trip has something to suit everyone in your family – adventure, culture and plenty of laughs!
Your base is the gorgeous town of Bled, a destination bursting with fun-filled activities, providing plenty of gentle routes that will enable you to take in all that the area has to offer. The centre based trip gives you the flexibility to take a break from your cycling and enjoy the lake’s variety of offerings.
This family adventure is all about discovering the magical Bled area, so your daily rides will take you along routes with awe-inspiring sights. You’ll discover plenty of fascinating history, with a trip to the iconic Bled Castle, perched on a cliff overlooking the lake, as well as taking a traditional Pletna boat over the Bled Island – don’t forget to make a wish by ringing the church bell! You’ll enjoy well-deserved sweet treats during your rides, especially the famous Bled Cream Cake.
If you’re into nature, you’ll love the tranquil forest and valleys, and might even get splashed as you visit the gorges and waterfalls. An exciting cable car ride will take you up the astonishing Mount Vogel, where you’ll be able to get some great family snaps! Take a break from cycling and enjoy some of Bled’s numerous activities, like rowing and swimming in thermal spring pools. Your hotel, Bled’s only family hotel, is the perfect spot to relax as a family, enjoying its playroom and family entertainment. 

For more information download our trip notes

Is this holiday suitable for your family?

This trip is designed for families who cycle regularly and are looking to enjoy more on a family cycling holiday. The trip is centre based so it’s perfect for families whose cycling trips have become more adventurous but would still like the comfort of coming back to the same accommodation every day. There are plenty of activities to look out for during your daily cycling trips, so you’ll be able to take a well-earned break and keep the children entertained throughout. Emergency backup is available from our local team, but it’s best if you‘re comfortable fixing common issues like punctures.

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Departure Dates:

Duration: 8 days
Return: 08/01/2050

Adult Prices From:

£645 p.p.

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Holiday Summary

Duration:
8 days
Prices From:
£645
Estimated flight price
£200

Optional

Adult Bike Hire
£105
Electric Bike Hire:
£245
Electric Bike Hire:
£245
Child Bike Hire
£100
Tag-Along
£85
Child Trailer
£85
Child Seat
£85
Half Board
£170
Airport Transfers:
£70
Airport Transfers:
£70
Insurance - Europe 10 Day:
£47
Insurance - Europe 10 Day:
£47

Holiday Details

Season 1: 17/03 – 17/08 – £645 pp

Season 2: 18/08 – 21/09 – £685 pp

Season 1: 22/09 – 13/10 – £645 pp

Centre based

7 nights hotel

6 days riding

Breakfast included

Self-guided

Route notes and maps provided

Minimum 2 people

Daily departures

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