13 days in Ljubljana, Karst & Bled Itinerary

13 days in Ljubljana, Karst & Bled Itinerary

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Ljubljana
— 4 nights
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Postojna
— 2 nights
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Sežana
— 2 nights
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Bled
— 4 nights
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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.
Explore Ljubljana's surroundings by going to Piran (Fish Spa Piran, Tartini Square, &more) and Atelje Skulj - Pottery Studio (in Kranj). There's much more to do: wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, stop by Metelkova, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Franciscan Church of the Annunciation, and snap pictures at Triple Bridge.

Before you visit Ljubljana, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Manchester, UK to Ljubljana is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Manchester to Ljubljana. In March in Ljubljana, expect temperatures between 13°C during the day and 0°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can drive to Postojna.
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Postojna — 2 nights

With its friendly atmosphere, breathtaking landscapes, natural phenomena, and historical monuments, Postojna offers everything you need for a peaceful vacation or a quick getaway from the city.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sat): Head underground at Postojna Cave, then explore the historical opulence of Predjama Castle, and then view the masterpieces at Tourist Information Centre - Galerija. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Sun): examine the collection at Pivka Park of Military History, discover the riches below the earth's surface at Idrija Kamšt, and then awaken your taste buds at Winestronaut.

To see maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Postojna visit planner.

Drive from Ljubljana to Postojna in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 14°C in March, and nighttime lows around 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to drive to Sežana.
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Sežana — 2 nights

Sežana is a town in the Slovenian Littoral region of Slovenia, near the border with Italy. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Mon): explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, learn about winemaking at Winery Tilia Estate, and then learn about winemaking at Boris Lisjak Winery. Keep things going the next day: indulge your thirst for a good beer at Gallus Craft & Draft Beer Bar, then head outdoors with Magma X, and then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Reservoir Dogs brewery.

For ratings, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our Sežana trip planner.

Sežana is just a stone's throw from Postojna. Traveling from Postojna in March, Sežana is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Bled.
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Bled — 4 nights

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Get out of town with these interesting Bled side-trips: Vršič Pass (in Kranjska Gora), Bohinjsko Jezero (Vogel, Savica Waterfall, &more) and Planica Nordic Centre & Zipline (in Rateče). Spend the 18th (Fri) exploring nature at Triglav National Park. There's much more to do: step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, get great views at Ojstrica, browse for gifts or souvenirs at Galerija Mikame, and head off the coast to Bled Island.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Bled trip itinerary planning website.

Getting from Sežana to Bled by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train. Traveling from Sežana in March, plan for little chillier nights in Bled, with lows around 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to fly back home.
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