7 days in Ljubljana, Tolmin & Bled Area Itinerary

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Ljubljana — 1 day

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle, take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, and then take in the views from Triple Bridge.

For more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana trip planner.

Paris, France to Ljubljana is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In September in Ljubljana, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Tolmin.
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Tolmin — 2 nights

At the picturesque confluence of two rivers, Tolmin offers quick access to a range of exciting outdoor activities.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Mon): admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley, learn about winemaking at Lepa Vida Boutique Winery, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Tolmin Gorge. On the 5th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the stunning scenery at Virje Waterfall, then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, and then identify plant and animal life at Krampež Waterfall.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Tolmin travel itinerary planner.

Drive from Ljubljana to Tolmin in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Ljubljana in September: high temperatures in Tolmin hover around 28°C and lows are around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Bled.
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Bled — 4 nights

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Get in touch with nature at Vršič Pass and Bled Island. Get a sense of the local culture at Wine Tasting Bled and Museum of Pharmacy and Alchemy. Get out of town with these interesting Bled side-trips: Zelenci Nature Reserve (in Kranjska Gora) and Rateče (Planica Valley & Three Country Border). Spend the 6th (Wed) exploring nature at Triglav National Park. The adventure continues: explore the striking landscape at Vintgar Gorge, kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, and discover the deep blue sea with Diving Bled.

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Take a train from Tolmin to Bled in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Tolmin in September: high temperatures in Bled hover around 24°C and lows are around 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to catch the flight back home.
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