4 days in Bled & Nova Gorica Itinerary

4 days in Bled & Nova Gorica Itinerary

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Bled
— 2 nights
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Nova Gorica
— 1 night
Drive to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Fly to Vienna International Airport

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Bled

— 2 nights
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sat): scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour, step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, then step off the mainland to explore Bled Island, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Straža Bled. Here are some ideas for day two: trek along Vintgar Gorge, then duck into Galerija Mikame, and then explore the activities along Lake Bohinj.

To find where to stay, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the Bled road trip planning tool.

Vienna, Austria to Bled is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in May, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Nova Gorica.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Nova Gorica

— 1 night
A trip to Nova Gorica takes you to the land between the Alps and the sea.
On the 3rd (Mon), step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle, Head underground at Škocjan Caves, and then take in the views from Solkan Bridge. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum, then admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall, and then don't miss a visit to Šmartno.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Nova Gorica trip planner.

Drive from Bled to Nova Gorica in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Nova Gorica when traveling from Bled in May, with lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Nova Gorica

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

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