6 days in Bled, Ljubljana & Postojna Itinerary

6 days in Bled, Ljubljana & Postojna Itinerary

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Bled
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Ljubljana
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Bled — 3 nights

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Go for a jaunt from Bled to Bohinjsko Jezero to see Lake Bohinj about 34 minutes away. Spend the 19th (Fri) exploring nature at Triglav National Park. There's still lots to do: hike along Vintgar Gorge, stroll through Bled Island, admire the sheer force of Slap Grmečica, and kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

For photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Bled itinerary planner.

Stuttgart, Germany to Bled is an approximately 6-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or do a combination of train, flight, and shuttle. August in Bled sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can drive to Ljubljana.
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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 21st (Sun), step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle, contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, then take in the views from Triple Bridge, and finally take in the views from Dragon Bridge. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll around Tivoli Park, find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas, then pause for some serene contemplation at Sts. Cyril and Methodius Orthodox Church, and finally test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana road trip planning tool.

Drive from Bled to Ljubljana in an hour. Alternatively, you can 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 on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Postojna.
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Postojna

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.
On the 23rd (Tue), look for gifts at Guštarna.

To find traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Postojna trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Postojna takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. You'll have a few hours on the 23rd (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling home.
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