5 days in Bled, Ljubljana & Piran Itinerary

5 days in Bled, Ljubljana & Piran Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia route planner

©
Make it your trip
Fly to Trieste, Shuttle to Bled
1
Bled
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Ljubljana
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Piran
— 1 day
Drive to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Fly to Frankfurt

S M T W T F S
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14

Bled

— 2 nights
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
On the 7th (Sat), step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, then trek along Vintgar Gorge, and then skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Triglav National Park.

To see maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Bled trip planner.

Frankfurt, Germany to Bled is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also drive; or do a combination of flight and train. In August, daily temperatures in Bled can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Nature

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 7 — 9:

Ljubljana

— 2 nights
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 9th (Mon): explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, then take in the views from Triple Bridge, and finally take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Tue): explore the historical opulence of Predjama Castle, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas, then snap pictures at Dragon Bridge, and finally make a trip to Ljubljana Castle.

For maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Ljubljana road trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Bled to Ljubljana takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Ljubljana are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Piran.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 9 — 11:

Piran

— 1 day
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
On the 11th (Wed), see the interesting displays at Sergej Mašera Maritime Museum, get a new perspective on nature at Magical World of Shells Museum, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Church, and finally make a trip to Tartini Square.

To see ratings, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Piran trip itinerary maker site.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Piran in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Ljubljana in August, Piran is a bit warmer at night with lows of 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Piran

Museums · Childrens Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Aug 11 — 12: