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Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana

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#1 of 13 in Nature in Lower Carniola Region
Water Body · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
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See the city's famous buildings, sculptures, and bridges from a different perspective by floating down down Ljubljanica River. The canal follows the U-shaped route dividing the Old Town from the newer parts and curving around the hill with the city castle perched on top of it. Many visitors opt for a 30-minute boat ride, but standup-paddle and kayak tours offer an active way to navigate the river (more time is required for these tours). Alternatively, stroll the paved path along the canal, lined with cafes, restaurants, souvenir shops, and boutiques. Have some mulled wine on a boat or grab a scoop of gelato and watch for wild otters splashing around in the water. By using our Ljubljana trip planner, you can arrange your visit to Ljubljanica River and other attractions in Ljubljana.
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  • A beautiful river around which the vibrant centre of the city is built. Its shores are bustling with life, both during the day and at night. 
    A beautiful river around which the vibrant centre of the city is built. Its shores are bustling with life, both during the day and at night.  more »
  • Keep it simple - grab a drink at any of the bars canal-side and take it all in. All the restaurants are similar in standard, we were recommended (and saw first hand for several days) that you walk... 
    Keep it simple - grab a drink at any of the bars canal-side and take it all in. All the restaurants are similar in standard, we were recommended (and saw first hand for several days) that you walk...  more »
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  • It was my New year place in 2020.
  • There are a lot of beautiful buildings on the riverbank and many interesting bridges over this nice river

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