8 days in Piran, Ljubljana & Bled Itinerary

8 days in Piran, Ljubljana & Bled Itinerary

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Piran
— 2 nights
Drive
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Ljubljana
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bled
— 3 nights
Shuttle to Trieste, Fly to Rome

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Piran

Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
On the 14th (Fri), walk around Park Pietro Coppo, then admire the landmark architecture of Praetorian Palace, then explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Strunjan Nature Reserve. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, view the masterpieces at Nika's Tiny House, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Piran Minorite Monastery, then find your balance on the water with Bananaway, then explore the engaging exhibits at Mediadom Pyrhani, and finally get curious at Magical World of Shells Museum.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Piran trip itinerary builder.

Rome, Italy to Piran is an approximately 7.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Rome in August, expect Piran to be slightly colder, temps between 34°C and 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Piran

Parks · Nature · Museums · Wildlife

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Ljubljana

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
On the 16th (Sun), explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, and then step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Mon): snap pictures at Triple Bridge, take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, and then explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle.

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

You can drive from Piran to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Piran in August, expect Ljubljana to be a bit cooler, temps between 31°C and 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Bled.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Nature · Parks

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Bled

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Bring the kids along to Triglav National Park and Bled Island. Go for a jaunt from Bled to Bohinjsko Jezero to see Lake Bohinj about 34 minutes away. The adventure continues: stroll through Vintgar Gorge, step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, and get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Bled route planner.

Getting from Ljubljana to Bled by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Bled are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Trails

Side Trips

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