6 days in Maribor & Ljubljana Itinerary

6 days in Maribor & Ljubljana Itinerary

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Maribor
— 3 nights
Shuttle
2
Ljubljana
— 2 nights
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Maribor

— 3 nights
Cycling may be one of the best ways to tour Maribor, a great base for exploring the surrounding area and conquering Pohorje Mountains.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Maribor: Spas (in Podčetrtek), Ptuj (Ptuj Castle, Orpheus Monument, &more) and Pegasus Statue (in Rogaška Slatina). And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Maribor Regional Museum, get to know the fascinating history of Lent, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Plague Column, and appreciate the history behind National Liberation Monument.

To see maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Maribor journey planner.

Budapest, Hungary to Maribor is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. In April, daytime highs in Maribor are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can catch the shuttle to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Maribor

Museums · Historic Sites · Spas · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 25 — 28:

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 28th (Wed), explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle, contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, then wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, then take in the views from Triple Bridge, and finally take in the views from Dragon Bridge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Thu): trek along Vintgar Gorge, then head off the coast to Bled Island, then explore the historical opulence of Bled Castle, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Martin's Parish Church.

For other places to visit, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana itinerary website.

You can take a shuttle from Maribor to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Ljubljana can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. On the 30th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods · Trails

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 28 — 30: