5 days in Ljubljana & Bled Itinerary

5 days in Ljubljana & Bled Itinerary

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Ljubljana
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bled
— 2 nights
Shuttle to Trieste, Fly to Rome

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Ljubljana — 2 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Venture out of the city with trips to Škocjan Caves (in Škocjan), Postojna (Postojna Cave & Predjama Castle) and Cerknica Lake (in Cerknica). Next up on the itinerary: take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, snap pictures at Dragon Bridge, make a trip to Ljubljana Castle, and contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River.

To find ratings, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Ljubljana tour itinerary builder website.

Trieste, Italy to Ljubljana is an approximately 1-hour shuttle ride. You can also drive; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Trieste in August; daily highs in Ljubljana reach 31°C and lows reach 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can go by car to Bled.
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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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, then step off the mainland to explore Bled Island, and then get great views at Straža Bled. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Fri): glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour and then step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle.

To see traveler tips, photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Bled travel planner.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Bled in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.
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