15 days in Ljubljana, Bled & Piran Itinerary

15 days in Ljubljana, Bled & Piran Itinerary

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Fly to Trieste, Shuttle to Ljubljana
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Ljubljana
— 4 nights
Drive
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Bled
— 6 nights
Drive
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Piran
— 4 nights
Drive

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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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ljubljana: Velika Planina (in Stahovica), Logar Valley Landscape Park (in Solčava) and Postojna (Predjama Castle, Planina Cave, &more). And it doesn't end there: take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, and take in the views from Dragon Bridge.

To find ratings, photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana journey planner.

Rome, Italy to Ljubljana is an approximately 4-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also drive; or fly. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Rome in August; daily highs in Ljubljana reach 31°C and lows reach 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can go by car to Bled.
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Bled — 6 nights

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Explore Bled's surroundings by going to Kranjska Gora (Ajdovska Deklica, Vršič Pass, &more), Rateče (Planica Valley & Three Country Border) and Bovec (Soča Valley & Zipline). There's lots more to do: stroll through Vintgar Gorge, Head underground at Pokljuka Gorge, admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall, and fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

To find photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Bled trip planner.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Bled takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Bled are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can go by car to Piran.
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Piran — 4 nights

Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Piran: Škocjan Caves (in Škocjan) and Lipica Stud Farm (in Lipica). And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, see the interesting displays at Sergej Mašera Maritime Museum, and stroll around Forma Viva.

For where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Piran online holiday planner.

Getting from Bled to Piran by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Bled in August, Piran is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 20°C. On the 20th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.
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