11 days in Ljubljana, Piran & Bled Itinerary

11 days in Ljubljana, Piran & Bled Itinerary

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Ljubljana
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Piran
— 2 nights
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Bled
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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 Postojna (Predjama Castle, Postojna Cave, &more). There's much more to do: wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas, snap pictures at Dragon Bridge, and visit Metelkova.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the Ljubljana trip itinerary planner.

Brussels, Belgium to Ljubljana is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Brussels in August: highs in Ljubljana hover around 31°C, while lows dip to 15°C. On the 17th (Mon), you'll travel to Piran.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors

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Postojna Cave ©
Postojna Cave
Predjama Castle ©
Predjama Castle
Ljubljana Old Town ©
Ljubljana Old Town

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Piran

Piran ©
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Mon): admire the striking features of Praetorian Palace, Head underground at Škocjan Caves, and then don't miss a visit to Carpaccio square. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Sergej Mašera Maritime Museum, engage your brain at Magical World of Shells Museum, then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, then enjoy the sand and surf at Strunjan Nature Reserve, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Anne's Friary.

For more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Piran tour planner.

Getting from Ljubljana to Piran by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Ljubljana in August, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 20°C in Piran. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Bled.

Things to do in Piran

Parks · Museums · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trips

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Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves
Strunjan Nature Reserve ©
Strunjan Nature Reserve
Scuba & Snorkeling

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Bled

Bled ©
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Change things up with these side-trips from Bled: Peričnik Falls (in Mojstrana), Bovec (Soča Valley, Zipline, &more) and Bohinjsko Jezero (Savica Waterfall, Lake Bohinj, &more). Spend the 21st (Fri) exploring nature at Triglav National Park. There's lots more to do: trek along Vintgar Gorge, get great views at Ojstrica, get outside with Mala Osojnica, and admire the striking features of Bled Island.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Bled trip planner.

Drive from Piran to Bled in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Piran in August, things will get a bit cooler in Bled: highs are around 31°C and lows about 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

Side Trips

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Vintgar Gorge ©
Vintgar Gorge
Triglav National Park ©
Triglav National Park
Zipline

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