8 days in Ljubljana, Bled & Postojna Itinerary

8 days in Ljubljana, Bled & Postojna Itinerary

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Fly to Trieste, Shuttle to Ljubljana
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Ljubljana
— 3 nights
Drive
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Bled
— 2 nights
Drive
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Postojna
— 2 nights
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Train to Trieste Airport, Foot to Trieste, Fly to Rome

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Ljubljana

— 3 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Ljubljana Castle and St. George's Church. Magical World of Shells Museum and Nika's Tiny House will appeal to museum buffs. Venture out of the city with trips to Loza Gallery (in Koper) and Strunjan Nature Reserve (in Strunjan). Spend the 29th (Sun) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's still lots to do: take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town and contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River.

For more things to do, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana trip maker.

Rome, Italy to Ljubljana is an approximately 4.5-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also drive; or fly. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Rome in August; daily highs in Ljubljana reach 31°C and lows reach 15°C. On the 31st (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Bled.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Bled

— 2 nights
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
On the 31st (Tue), take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then trek along Vintgar Gorge, and then step off the mainland to explore Bled Island. On the 1st (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Triglav National Park.

To find traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Bled vacation builder website.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Bled in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In August in Bled, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 15°C at night. On the 2nd (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Postojna.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Nature

Side Trip

Postojna

— 2 nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): explore the historical opulence of Predjama Castle and then examine the collection at Karst Museum. On the next day, step into the grandiose world of Snežnik Castle, then Head underground at Škocjan Caves, and then brush up on your military savvy at Military Museum Tabor.

To see maps, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Postojna trip builder site.

You can drive from Bled to Postojna in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. September in Postojna sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Postojna

Museums · Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trips