Trip Planner:   Bled Castle
Built into a steep cliff above the lake, Bled Castle offers magnificent views of the small island on the lake, two nearby towns, and the surrounding mountains. German Emperor Henry II donated the castle buildings, arranged around two courtyards, to the bishop of Brixen in 1011. The castle features interesting historical exhibits and a small chapel. Visit the wine cellar and ask the monks to tell you stories about the castle and Slovenia's wine regions. On a clear day, you can see all the way to the Julian Alps from the castle's terraces. A visit to Bled Castle represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Bled road trip planner to plot your vacation.
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  • This is a great piece of history and a real must for those visiting the area. The views alone from the castle are incredible. We also ate here at the castle restaurant and I had the best meal I can...  more »
  • Certainly one of the most amazing castles in Europe. The Bled Castle is part of the Lake Bled experience. Take the 6KM walk around the lake, and hike up to the castle. If you're not up to the walk or....  more »
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  • Magnificent castle! Worth every cents to come all the way here to visit this castle. Deep history. Wonderful beauty. Majestically display. Up here can view Bled lake and Bled island so clearly. The museum display also very nice and meaningful. Highly recommend to all to come and visit this place when visit Ljubljana!
  • How can I say this;... a must see in Slovenia. One of the most beautiful sights I have seen. Very organized tourist attraction. Don’t leave Slovenia without going to Bled Castle!

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