5 days in Ljubljana, Bled & Postojna Itinerary

5 days in Ljubljana, Bled & Postojna Itinerary

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Ljubljana
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bled
— 1 night
Drive
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Postojna
— 1 night
Drive to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Fly to Richmond

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Wed): snap pictures at Cobblers' Bridge, explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle, ponder the world of politics at Town Hall, take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, then snap pictures at Triple Bridge, and finally snap pictures at Dragon Bridge.

For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana trip itinerary tool.

Richmond, USA to Ljubljana is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Richmond to Ljubljana. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Richmond in September; daily highs in Ljubljana reach 23°C and lows reach 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Bled.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites
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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 16th (Thu): step off the mainland to explore Bled Island, trek along Vintgar Gorge, then step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, and finally glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Bled trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Bled in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to drive to Postojna.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites · Adventure

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Postojna

— 1 night
With its friendly atmosphere, breathtaking landscapes, natural phenomena, and historical monuments, Postojna offers everything you need for a peaceful vacation or a quick getaway from the city.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): Head underground at Postojna Cave, then explore the historical opulence of Predjama Castle, and then awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area.

For traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Postojna trip itinerary planning tool.

You can drive from Bled to Postojna in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Postojna

Nature · Historic Sites · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

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