11 days in Ljubljana & Škofja Loka Itinerary

11 days in Ljubljana & Škofja Loka Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Ljubljana
— 7 nights
2
Škofja Loka
— 3 nights

7
nights
Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Explore Ljubljana's surroundings by going to Škocjan Caves (in Škocjan) and Postojna (Predjama Castle & Postojna Cave). And it doesn't end there: explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle, take in the views from Triple Bridge, admire nature's wide array of creatures at ZOO Ljubljana, and get outside with Outdoor Activities.

For other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana itinerary planning site.

Venice, Italy to Ljubljana is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, Ljubljana is slightly colder than Venice - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to drive to Škofja Loka.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors Parks Fun & Games

Side Trips

Postojna, Škocjan Caves
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Ljubljana Old Town ©
Ljubljana Old Town
Postojna Cave ©
Postojna Cave
Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves

3
nights
Škofja Loka

Škofja Loka ©
Skofja Loka works great as a starting point for explorations into the Julian Alps, very near the country's capital Ljubljana.
On the 19th (Wed), tour the pleasant surroundings at Mount Blegoš, appreciate the history behind Franja Partisan Hospital, thenpause for some serene contemplation at St. Kancijan Church, and finally make a trip to Tunnels Under Old Kranj. Keep things going the next day: explore the activities along Kamniška Bistrica Valley, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Velika Planina, appreciate the history behind Prešeren's Monument, thenpause for some photo ops at Marian and Holy Trinity Columns, thentake in the views from The Devil's Bridge, and finally snap pictures at Capuchin Bridge.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Škofja Loka day trip planning website.

Drive from Ljubljana to Škofja Loka in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August in Škofja Loka, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Škofja Loka

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Kranj, Franja Partisan Hospital, Velika Planina, Kamniška Bistrica Valley
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Velika Planina ©
Velika Planina
Mount Blegoš ©
Mount Blegoš
Kamniška Bistrica Valley ©
Kamniška Bistrica Valley

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