4 Best Dog-Friendly Hiking Trails in Bled

Feb 1, 2024



When me and my husband inheritated the villa in 2010, we dreamed to turn it into a peaceful haven for everyone seeking pleasant accommodation in Bled. During the renovation procedures we put extra care on maintaining the original character of the villa, while providing all the necessary amenities for a comfortable stay. Since we are both passionate about traditional art and craft, we carefully selected the items for the interior décor, using only typical antiques with a local flare. As savvy locals, who appreciate good food and good vibes, we gladly share our special hints and tips about the best places to visit in Bled.

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Welcome to Apartmaji Koman – your dog-friendly haven in beautiful Bled! At our guesthouse, we’ve hosted countless dogs and their owners, creating unforgettable moments for all. Our commitment to canine comfort is reflected in our apartments, each featuring a private balcony or terrace for your dog to enjoy some fresh air. Additionally, our garden is open for short walks, ensuring your furry friend feels right at home. Join us on this blog for insights into the best dog-friendly hiking trails in Bled, heartwarming stories, and tips to make your Bled stay memorable – where every guest, including the four-legged ones, is family.

Nestled in the heart of Slovenia, Bled is a haven for nature enthusiasts, hikers, and their four-legged companions. Beyond the iconic lake and castle, Bled offers a network of diverse and captivating hiking trails that are perfect for both you and your furry friend. In this blog post, we’ll unveil the four best dog-friendly hiking trails in Bled: Ojstrica, Bled-Koritno Village, Bled-Šobec Camping, and Bled-Hom Hill. Lace up your boots, leash up your dog, and get ready for a journey through Bled’s natural wonders, with scenic pit stops along the way.


1. Ojstrica Trail: A Sunrise Spectacle for You and Your Pooch

Ojstrica trail

Kickstart your Bled adventure with the Ojstrica Trail, renowned for its breathtaking panoramic views. This moderate 2-hour hike begins at Lake Bled’s edge and ascends to Ojstrica’s summit, providing a spectacular sunrise or sunset vista. The best part? This trail is dog-friendly, making it an ideal outing for both you and your canine companion. Capture the magical hues that paint the sky and create lasting memories with your furry friend.


2. Bled-Koritno Village Trail: Rural Charms and Pet-Friendly Paths

Koritno trail

For a taste of Bled’s rural beauty, explore the trail from Bled to Koritno Village. This easy-to-moderate hike takes you through charming meadows, dense forests, and past traditional Slovenian houses. The village of Koritno offers a tranquil escape and, importantly, welcomes dogs. This pet-friendly trail is perfect for a peaceful nature walk with your dog, allowing both of you to enjoy the simplicity of rural life.


3. Bled-Šobec Camping Trail: Riverside Bliss for Paws and Feet

Experience the soothing sounds of nature on the Bled-Šobec Camping Trail, a route that meanders along the banks of the Sava Dolinka River. This easy trail is not only dog-friendly but also leads you to the Šobec Camping area, where your furry friend can roam freely. As you enjoy the serene surroundings, make a pit stop at the on-site restaurant and bar in Šobec Camping for some drinks and refreshments. Share the joy of the outdoors with your dog while indulging in a moment of relaxation.


4. Bled-Hom Hill Trail: Tranquil Heights with a Dog-Friendly Cottage Bar

For a more challenging hike with rewarding views, head to Bled-Hom Hill. This moderately strenuous trail leads you through forested paths and up to the summit of Hom Hill, offering panoramic views of Bled. The ascent is not just for you; it’s also a dog-friendly experience. Once at the top, treat yourself and your furry friend to refreshments at the cottage bar on Hom Hill. Revel in the tranquility and enjoy a well-deserved break.



Bled’s diverse and dog-friendly hiking trails promise an immersive experience into nature, shared with your loyal companion. Whether it’s capturing sunrise views on Ojstrica, exploring rural charms on the Bled-Koritno Village Trail, enjoying riverside bliss on the Bled-Šobec Camping Trail, or reaching tranquil heights on the Bled-Hom Hill Trail, these routes cater to outdoor enthusiasts and their canine friends. Embrace the adventure, breathe in the fresh air, and savor the joy of exploring Bled’s natural wonders with your beloved dog.