5 days in Ljubljana, Maribor & Bled Itinerary

5 days in Ljubljana, Maribor & Bled Itinerary

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Ljubljana
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Maribor
— 1 night
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Bled
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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.
On the 1st (Sat), take in the views from Cobblers' Bridge, explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle, ponder the world of politics at Town Hall, then snap pictures at Triple Bridge, and finally visit Ljubljana Old Town. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas, and finally snap pictures at Dragon Bridge.

For where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Ljubljana online itinerary maker.

Moscow, Russia to Ljubljana is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Moscow Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 2 hours. In January, Ljubljana is a bit warmer than Moscow - with highs of 5°C and lows of -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can take a shuttle to Maribor.
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Maribor — 1 night

Cycling may be one of the best ways to tour Maribor, a great base for exploring the surrounding area and conquering Pohorje Mountains.
On the 3rd (Mon), grab your bike and head to Bike Park Pohorje, then stroll through Mariborsko Pohorje Ski Resort, and then relax and rejuvenate at Perfect Body.

For more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read our Maribor trip planner.

Getting from Ljubljana to Maribor by shuttle takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. January in Maribor sees daily highs of 5°C and lows of -4°C at night. You'll set off for Bled on the 4th (Tue).
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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 4th (Tue): take some stellar pictures from Ojstrica, stroll through Bled Island, and then step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle.

To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Bled tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Maribor to Bled by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 4°C in January, and nighttime lows around -5°C. On the 5th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly back home.
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