7 days in Ljubljana, Bled & Piran Itinerary

7 days in Ljubljana, Bled & Piran Itinerary

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Ljubljana
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Bled
— 2 nights
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Piran
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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.
Go for a jaunt from Ljubljana to Postojna to see Predjama Castle about 1 hour away. Spend the 18th (Wed) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's still lots to do: take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, make a trip to Ljubljana Castle, get a sense of history and politics at Town Hall, and stroll around Tivoli Park.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read Ljubljana trip itinerary planner.

If you are flying in from France, 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. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can drive to Bled.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Historic Sites

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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.
On the 18th (Wed), step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the striking landscape of Triglav National Park.

For maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Bled online tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Bled in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Bled can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

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Piran

— 2 nights
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): tour the stables at Lipica Stud Farm, Head underground at Škocjan Caves, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower. On the 22nd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at Portorož Beach, make a trip to Walls of Piran, have fun and explore at Magical World of Shells Museum, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Church, and finally make a trip to Tartini Square.

For where to stay, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Piran tour planner.

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

Things to do in Piran

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Tours

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