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Church of the Assumption

Bled Island, Bled, Slovenia
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This 17th century church appears to float in the middle of the town's lake.
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Bled Island, Bled, Slovenia
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Reviewed today

This church on the island in the middle of the lake is a lovely place to visit. It is simple and small and is in a setting that could not be more beautiful

Thank michael p
Reviewed 2 days ago

Church of the Assumption is a beautiful small chapel on Bled Island. The chapel is in a awesome setting. Be sure and pull the rope in front of the alter to ring the bell for good luck.

Thank Laurence M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are 3 things to see on this island and it is one of them. There were 100 steps from the pier leading up to the church. The church was nice.

Thank OZS969
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visiting the Island of Bled you should enter this church. Going by boat: If you hire a boat at the Rowing Boat House in the east end og the lake it will take 15 minutes to row to the island. The church may be reached...More

Thank Jens H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very lovely church from the 17th century. Pay attention to the murals and be sure to ring the bell three times to make your wish come true.

Thank Mary H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was the church that our friends were married in, it was extremely well organised and kept in tradition of the church, not a tourist circus.

Thank Julie T
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Visited the church, rang the bell 3 times and made a wish, and also climbed up the clock tower. Very Nice.

Thank Dundun0101
Reviewed 13 October 2017

The church is located on Bled Island and can be reached by boats resembling gondolas. Upon arriving it is necessary to climb to the top of the hill. I counted 101 steps! Views from the top are spectacular,

Thank ckatmomi
Reviewed 9 October 2017

A small, attractive church located on Bled Island. It's part of the justification to visit the island. Top tip - buy a return bus ticket at Ljubljana bus station and they will sell you a package of entry to Bled Castle, boat trip to Bled...More

Thank Mark P
Reviewed 4 October 2017

The Church of the Assumption is set on Bled Island in the middle of Lake Bled. The place is something straight out of a storybook and a visit to the island -and church - is a must if you're in the area. It'll cost around...More

Thank lavidashannon
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18 March 2017|
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Response from redeco | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, access from the boat dock to the church is via 99 stone steps. This is the only access to the Church of the Assumption You can verify this info on Wheelchair World's Website