17 days in Bled, Ljubljana & Koper Itinerary

17 days in Bled, Ljubljana & Koper Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Bled
— 3 nights
2
Ljubljana
— 4 nights
3
Koper
— 5 nights
4
Ljubljana
— 4 nights

3
nights
Bled

Bled ©
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Ladja Bohinj Tourist Boat, Old Town Centre of Radovljica and Golden Horn Fairyland. Attractions like Bled Castle and Bled Island make great kid-friendly stops. Take a break from Bled with a short trip to Church of St John the Baptist in Bohinjsko Jezero, about 42 minutes away. There's more to do: trek along Vintgar Gorge.

To find traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Bled attractions planner.

If you are flying in from Belgium, the closest major aiport is Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Bled

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Bohinjsko Jezero, Old Town Centre of Radovljica, Vintgar Gorge
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Bled Island ©
Bled Island
Bled Castle ©
Bled Castle
Vintgar Gorge ©
Vintgar Gorge

4
nights
Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Bring the kids along to Ljubljana Old Town and Tivoli Park. Go for a jaunt from Ljubljana to Postojna to see Postojna Cave about 44 minutes away. It doesn't end there: meet the residents at ZOO Ljubljana.

To find maps, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read Ljubljana tour planner.

Drive from Bled to Ljubljana in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. You will have some time to spend on the 21st (Fri) before leaving for Koper.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks Neighborhoods Nature

Side Trip

Postojna Cave
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Postojna Cave ©
Postojna Cave
ZOO Ljubljana ©
ZOO Ljubljana
Ljubljana Old Town ©
Ljubljana Old Town

5
nights
Koper

Koper ©
A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Svetilnik Beach, Strunjan Nature Reserve, Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity, and other attractions you added. Bring the kids along to Magical World of Shells Museum and Praetorian Palace. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Koper: Lipica Stud Farm (in Lipica) and Rakov Škocjan Landscape Park (in Rakek). There's still lots to do: Head underground at Škocjan Caves, admire the natural beauty at Sežana Botanical Garden, admire the local landmark of Da Ponte Fountain, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Piran Aquarium.

For traveler tips, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Koper trip itinerary planning site.

Drive from Ljubljana to Koper in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Ljubljana in August, plan for a bit warmer nights in Koper, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Koper

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Piran, Sežana Botanical Garden, Svetilnik Beach, Škocjan Caves, Lipica Stud Farm
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Portorož Beach ©
Portorož Beach
Magical World of Shells Museum ©
Magical World of Shells Museum
Strunjan Nature Reserve ©
Strunjan Nature Reserve

4
nights
Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Minicity Ljubljana, Kamniška Bistrica Valley, The Devil's Bridge, and other attractions you added.

To find maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Ljubljana attractions website.

Traveling by car from Koper to Ljubljana takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Koper in August; daily highs in Ljubljana reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks Museums Theme Parks

Side Trips

Škofja Loka, Kamniška Bistrica Valley, Volčji Potok Arboretum
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Volčji Potok Arboretum ©
Volčji Potok Arboretum
Minicity Ljubljana ©
Minicity Ljubljana
House of Illusions ©
House of Illusions

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