7 days in Ljubljana, Bled & Piran Itinerary

7 days in Ljubljana, Bled & Piran Itinerary

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Ljubljana
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Bled
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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.
Step out of Ljubljana to go to Postojna and see Predjama Castle, which is approximately 1 hour away. Spend the 28th (Wed) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's still lots to do: visit Ljubljana Old Town, walk around Tivoli Park, step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle, and glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area.

For more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Ljubljana attractions planner.

If you are flying in from Italy, the closest major aiport is Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport. In July, daily temperatures in Ljubljana can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can go by car to Bled.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors · Tours · 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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Wed): step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle. Keep things going the next day: explore the striking landscape of Triglav National Park.

To see photos, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Bled tour builder site.

Getting from Ljubljana to Bled by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. July in Bled sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors · Parks · 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 31st (Sat): visit the horses at Lipica Stud Farm, then explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf 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.

To find other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the Piran day trip planning site.

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 July since evenings lows in Piran dip to 21°C.

Things to do in Piran

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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