4 days in Ljubljana & Julian Alps Itinerary

4 days in Ljubljana & Julian Alps Itinerary

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Ljubljana
— 1 day
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Bovec
— 1 night
Drive
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Bled
— 1 night
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Ljubljana

— 1 day
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Tue): wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, then ponder the world of politics at Town Hall, and then explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Ljubljana online trip planner.

Portland, USA to Ljubljana is an approximately 17-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 9 hours traveling from Portland to Ljubljana. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Portland in October, with highs in Ljubljana at 60°F and lows at 42°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites
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Bovec

— 1 night
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Wed): kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, then experience rural life at Apitourism Kozjak, and then explore the activities along Soča Valley.

To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Bovec journey planning website.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Bovec takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and taxi; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 57°F, and evening lows to 42°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Bled.

Things to do in Bovec

Parks · Outdoors · Adventure · Tours

Side Trip

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Bled

— 1 night
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Thu): take some stellar pictures from Ojstrica, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bled Island, and then explore the historical opulence of Bled Castle.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Bled online trip builder.

Getting from Bovec to Bled by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In October, daily temperatures in Bled can reach 60°F, while at night they dip to 43°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Trails
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