8 days in Ptuj & Ljubljana Itinerary

8 days in Ptuj & Ljubljana Itinerary

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Fly to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Drive to Ptuj
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Ptuj
— 2 nights
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Ljubljana
— 5 nights
Fly

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Ptuj — 2 nights

A tour of Ptuj reveals an old town filled with new experiences.
On the 2nd (Sun), see the interesting displays at Ptuj Castle and then make a trip to Prešernova Street. On the next day, pause for some serene contemplation at Parish Church of St. George, then examine the collection at Slovenska Bistrica Castle, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Parish Church of St. Marija - Ptujskogorska Mother of God.

To see more things to do, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Ptuj trip planner.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Ptuj is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Traveling from Amsterdam in January, plan for a bit cooler nights in Ptuj, with lows around -4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can go by car to Ljubljana.
Historic Sites · Museums
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Ljubljana — 5 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Ljubljana Old Town and Bled Castle. Explore Ljubljana's surroundings by going to Postojna Cave (in Postojna), Bled (Straža Bled, Spas, &more) and Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje). There's still lots to do: step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle, snap pictures at Dragon Bridge, have fun and explore at House of Illusions, and contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River.

To find ratings, photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana trip planning website.

Getting from Ptuj to Ljubljana by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train. Expect a daytime high around 5°C in January, and nighttime lows around -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to fly back home.
Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Outdoors
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