9 days in Bled, Škofja Loka & Postojna Itinerary

9 days in Bled, Škofja Loka & Postojna Itinerary

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Bled
— 3 nights
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Škofja Loka
— 3 nights
3
Postojna
— 2 nights

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Bled

Bled ©
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Change things up with these side-trips from Bled: Bohinjsko Jezero (Savica Waterfall & Lake Bohinj). Spend the 15th (Sat) exploring nature at Triglav National Park. There's much more to do: stroll through Vintgar Gorge, explore the historical opulence of Bled Castle, glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and step off the mainland to explore Bled Island.

To find more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Bled visit planner.

If you are flying in from Italy, the closest major aiport is Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport. In August, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Škofja Loka.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Bohinjsko Jezero, Vintgar Gorge
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Lake Bohinj ©
Lake Bohinj
Vintgar Gorge ©
Vintgar Gorge
Parasailing & Paragliding

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Škofja Loka

Škofja Loka ©
Skofja Loka works great as a starting point for explorations into the Julian Alps, very near the country's capital Ljubljana.
Get out of town with these interesting Škofja Loka side-trips: Volčji Potok Arboretum (in Radomlje), Franja Partisan Hospital (in Cerkno) and Logar Valley Landscape Park (in Solčava). There's still lots to do: take in the awesome beauty at Velika Planina, delve into the mystery of The Devil's Bridge, don't miss a visit to Marian and Holy Trinity Columns, and step into the grandiose world of Škofja Loka Castle.

To find traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Škofja Loka trip builder app.

Getting from Bled to Škofja Loka by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In August in Škofja Loka, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Postojna.

Things to do in Škofja Loka

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Velika Planina, Volčji Potok Arboretum, Franja Partisan Hospital, Logar Valley Landscape Park
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Logar Valley Landscape Park ©
Logar Valley Landscape Park
Velika Planina ©
Velika Planina
Franja Partisan Hospital ©
Franja Partisan Hospital

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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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Postojna: Cross Cave (in Grahovo) and Snežnik Castle (in Stari Trg pri Lozu). There's much more to do: Head underground at Škocjan Caves, look for gifts at Guštarna, step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle, and explore the activities along Cerknica Lake.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Postojna journey planner.

Traveling by car from Škofja Loka to Postojna takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Postojna can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 15°C.

Things to do in Postojna

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cross Cave, Snežnik Castle, Wine Tours & Tastings, Škocjan Caves, Cerknica Lake
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Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves
Postojna Cave ©
Postojna Cave
Predjama Castle ©
Predjama Castle

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