8 days in Bled, Cerknica & Postojna Itinerary

8 days in Bled, Cerknica & Postojna Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Bled
— 4 nights
2
Cerknica
— 2 nights
3
Postojna
— 1 night

4
nights
Bled

Bled ©
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Venture out of the city with trips to Bohinjsko Jezero (Church of St John the Baptist, Lake Bohinj, &more) and Bovec (Thirsty River Brewing, Zipline, &more). Spend the 10th (Mon) exploring nature at Triglav National Park. Next up on the itinerary: trek along Vintgar Gorge, take some stellar pictures from Ojstrica, step off the mainland to explore Bled Island, and explore the historical opulence of Bled Castle.

To see other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Bled trip maker website.

Zagreb, Croatia to Bled is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a shuttle; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can travel to Cerknica.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trips

Bohinjsko Jezero, Bovec, Vintgar Gorge
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Lake Bohinj ©
Lake Bohinj
Vintgar Gorge ©
Vintgar Gorge
Zipline

2
nights
Cerknica

Cerknica ©
Cerknica invites travelers to explore the natural treasures of Slovenia's countryside.
On the 14th (Fri), take in the awesome beauty at Slivnica, thenidentify plant and animal life at Rakov Škocjan Landscape Park, and then steep yourself in history at Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at Cerknica Lake, thenHead underground at Cross Cave, thenget engrossed in the history at Snežnik Castle, and finally make a trip to Lake Bloke.

To see ratings, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Cerknica trip itinerary planning tool.

Getting from Bled to Cerknica by car takes about 1.5 hours. In August in Cerknica, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Postojna.

Things to do in Cerknica

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Snežnik Castle, Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum, Cross Cave, Rakov Škocjan Landscape Park, Lake Bloke
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Cross Cave ©
Cross Cave
Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum ©
Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum
Cerknica Lake ©
Cerknica Lake

1
night
Postojna

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 16th (Sun), explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, and then step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Postojna trip planner.

Postojna is just a stone's throw from Cerknica. In August, daily temperatures in Postojna can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Postojna

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Škocjan Caves
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Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves
Postojna Cave ©
Postojna Cave
Predjama Castle ©
Predjama Castle

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