Lake Bled and its legends

15.04.2021 | News

Barvito in megleno jutro Bled- Ales Krivec© Aleš Krivec

“None of Slovenian water bodies compares to Lake Bled,” wrote limnologist Špela Remec Rekar in the journal titled Bled 1000 Years.

She is right. The lake, a remnant of the once majestic Bohinj Glacier, is situated in the triangle between the rivers Sava Bohinjka, Sava Dolinka and Radovna.

Understandably, the beauty of the lake sparked many legends and tales that have survived to the present day. In one, the reason behind the creation of the lake was God’s wrath. Find out more! >