Slovenia
Destination
1 day
Duration
May to October
Season
light moderate
Difficulty

This self-guided cycling day tour brings you into the heart of the Triglav National Park. Starting from Bled, over the Pokljuka plateau to Bohinj and back to Bled is a perfect round trip. You will explore some of the most beautiful spots in the area. To make this tour easy and comfortable, we organize a private transfer to the Pokljuka plateau.  Cycling on Pokljuka with its magnificent forests, tasting local shepherds cheese and milk and riding around Bohinj lake to Savica waterfall are only a few highlights of this tour. You have the possibility to enjoy the most breath-taking view of the Julian Alps and Bohinj by taking the cable car up to Mount Vogel. After a train ride from Bohinjska Bistrica to Lake Bled you can go on a final ride at Lake Bled to your hotel. This cycling tour is appropriate for everybody, families with children over the age of 12 as well.

 

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Cycling through the magical Pokljuka forest and Triglav National Park
  • Orlov razglednik – Eagle view, a beautiful panoramic view of Bohinj valley
  • Cycling around Bohinj Lake
  • Savica waterfall – optionally
  • Cable car ride up to Mt. Vogel (1540m) for breathtaking views of the Julian Alps and Lake Bohinj – optionally
  • Cycling along the Sava Bohinjka River through traditional Alpine villages
  • A train ride from Bohinjska Bistrica to Bled
  • Cycling around Lake Bled

 

PRICE From 49.- EUR per person (with a min. of 2 persons)
DEPARTURE / RETURN LOCATION Centrally located Bled hotels
DEPARTURE TIME Every day at 9:00 a.m. except Saturdays, from May 01 to October 15  2019.
DURATION 6 to 8 hrs (Approx.)
DISTANCE 42 km, + 245m, – 955m; without Savica waterfall 35 km, + 125m, – 835m
LEVEL Light moderate
AGE LIMIT 12 years+
INCLUDED
Hotel pickup Transfer from Bled to Pokljuka plateau
Detailed documents, one per booking in English language (map, road book route description & places to visit…)
Service & emergency hotline in case of problems or questions, 24/7 agency support
Rental bike (touring/trekking bike with 21 gears) with all equipment (helmet, carrier bag, locker, puncture repair kits, spare inner tube, pump)
NOT INCLUDED
Food and drinks
Transfer to/from airport/train or bus station
Cable car ticket to Mt. Vogel
Entrance to Savica waterfall
Train ticket Bohinjska Bistrica – Lake Bled
Personal expenses
Tips and gratuities
Insurance
Optional activity costs
1

1 Day tour

  • Morning transfer from Bled to Mrzli studenec (Pokljuka plateau). Duration 30 min
  • You ride through Pokljuka forest and Triglav National Park to Bohinj valley
  • You reach Bohinj Lake through picturesque villages and then ride around it
  • Optionally, go on a short hike and visit Savica waterfall
  • Optionally, take a cable car ride up to Mt. Vogel (1540m) for breathtaking views of the Julian Alps and Lake Bohinj. Perfect time to get lunch in one of the mountain chalets
  • The last part in Bohinj is a ride on a cycling path along the Sava Bohinjka River and through traditional Alpine villages to Bohinjska Bistrica
  • Take a train ride from Bohinjska Bistrica to Bled
  • Finally you ride around Lake Bled to your starting point

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