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Colnar - Boatman

Zupanciceva cesta, Bled, Slovenia
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A trip on a pletna boat

Although pricey you have to admire the skill of the rowers who row about 20 of you to Bled Island... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Patricia M
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Walsall, United Kingdom
Lovely peaceful trip...

One of the few ways to get to the island and the best way to do it, well the only way really unless... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Derek J
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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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3 days ago
“A trip on a pletna boat”
3 days ago
“Lovely peaceful trip...”
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Zupanciceva cesta, Bled, Slovenia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Although pricey you have to admire the skill of the rowers who row about 20 of you to Bled Island in a very well maintained pletna boat, Rowing boats help to keep the lake very clean indeed. Be warned that when you get to the...More

Thank Patricia M
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Reviewed 3 days ago

One of the few ways to get to the island and the best way to do it, well the only way really unless you want to row or paddle board yourself!

Thank Derek J
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This skill has been passed from generation to generation, in each family, since the 1950s. It takes a special skill to row these flat-bottom boats, which can be filled with up to 20 people at a time.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great fun ride but for $20pp it would have been better if boatman was friendly and spoke. Pass by Marshal Tito residence.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As noted elsewhere, this ride out to the island is easiest with the rower/boatman and the historic wooden boats. The ride costs but is worth it--they allow enough time to tour the island and the church (inside the church, art exhibit, ice cream shop and...More

Thank mcr1018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unless you want to row yourself, this is the best alternative to get to Bled Island. Many of these boatsmen are farmers who earn some extra income by rowing the boats

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The boatmen row about 20 people out to the island in the lake, and made it look really easy (which I'm sure it isn't).

Thank MS06
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

These boatman perform the most amazing skill transporting passengers around the lakes. A fantastic way to travel out to the island or on Lake Bohinj.

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