10 days in Bled & Ljubljana Itinerary

10 days in Bled & Ljubljana Itinerary

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Fly to Trieste, Shuttle to Bled
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Bled
— 5 nights
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Ljubljana
— 4 nights
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Bled

— 5 nights
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Kobarid Museum and Katr's House. Step off the beaten path and head to Lake Bohinj and Vogel. Get out of town with these interesting Bled side-trips: Mostnica Gorge (in Stara Fužina), Kranjska Gora (Ajdovska Deklica, Vršič Pass, &more) and Peričnik Falls (in Mojstrana). The adventure continues: whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, hike along Vintgar Gorge, step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, and head off the coast to Bled Island.

To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and tourist information, use the Bled itinerary builder tool.

Milan, Italy to Bled is an approximately 5-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Milan in August, things will get slightly colder in Bled: highs are around 31°C and lows about 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Ljubljana

— 4 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Visiting Postojna Cave and Velika Planina will get you outdoors. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Stand-Up Paddleboarding and National Museum of Contemporary History. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ljubljana: Cross Cave (in Grahovo), Škocjan Caves (in Škocjan) and Piran (St. George's Church, Magical World of Shells Museum, &more). There's lots more to do: wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas, and examine the collection at House of Illusions.

For ratings, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Ljubljana vacation planning app.

Traveling by car from Bled to Ljubljana takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. August in Ljubljana sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks · Nature · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

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