Walk 3 – Pokljuška Soteska, from a Walking Guide of Slovenia.Discover a dramatic ravine only a few miles away from Bled. A short walk that is full of surprises. The Bled Tourist Office website has some extra information. Start/Finish – at the gorge car park or Krnica
Distance – 3km/1.9miles
Height gain – approx 150m
Time – 1h15min
Grade – Moderate. This is a very short walk, but one that requires a head for heights and confidence on slippery ground and rough paths.
Recommended map(s) – are either the 1:50 000 Triglavski Narodni Park or the Julijske Alpe vzhodni del (eastern) map published by PZS, plus there is also a 1:30 000 Bled map published by GZS
Equipment – Walking shoes or boots. See our clothing and walking equipment page for more recommendations.
Refreshments on route – None
Updates to the 2005, 2nd Edition – This walk was closed for a considerable while due to winter storm damage. However, it is now open again but we are not sure if it is still possible to follow our route description. Added by the authors in 12/09.
Public transport – Krnica has the nearest bus stop, about 1.5km from the ravine entrance.
- Click here for up to date bus timetables from Bled to Krnica.
- Click here for language help reading timetables.
Accommodation in Bled – Bled has a huge range of accommodation to choose from.
There are also two camping sites nearby. You will need to book in the summer months! Visit our “Holiday in Bled” page for more information.Please leave a comment below, or contact us, if you have some up to date information that you think might be useful or any suggestions to improve Slovenia-walking.
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