6 days in Ljubljana, Bled & Piran Itinerary

6 days in Ljubljana, Bled & Piran Itinerary

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Ljubljana
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bled
— 2 nights
Drive
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Piran
— 1 night

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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 1st (Mon): find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area. On the next day, take in the views from Triple Bridge, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas, then contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, then walk around Tivoli Park, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Velika Planina.

To see reviews, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana tour itinerary planning tool.

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major aiport is Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport. In August, daily temperatures in Ljubljana can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to 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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, then admire the sheer force of Mostnica Gorge, and then explore the activities along Lake Bohinj. Here are some ideas for day two: glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour and then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Bled driving holiday app.

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. You will leave for Piran on the 5th (Fri).
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Piran — 1 night

Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
On the 5th (Fri), see the interesting displays at Sergej Mašera Maritime Museum and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

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You can drive from Bled to Piran in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Bled in August since evenings lows in Piran dip to 20°C.
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