8 days in Ljubljana, Bled & Kranj Itinerary

8 days in Ljubljana, Bled & Kranj Itinerary

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Ljubljana
— 2 nights
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Bled
— 2 nights
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Kranj
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Ljubljana — 2 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
On the 2nd (Fri), wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, take in the views from Triple Bridge, take in the views from Dragon Bridge, then explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, and finally make a trip to Ljubljana Castle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle, then Head underground at Postojna Cave, and then stroll around Tivoli Park.

For maps, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana trip planner.

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major aiport is Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport. September in Ljubljana sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to drive to Bled.
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Bled — 2 nights

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sun): glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, and then head off the coast to Bled Island. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St John the Baptist, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj, then explore the striking landscape at Vintgar Gorge, and finally step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle.

For reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Bled day trip planning app.

Getting from Ljubljana to Bled by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In September, daytime highs in Bled are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Kranj.
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Kranj — 3 nights

The capital of Slovenia's Alps, Kranj allows you to stand with one foot in the nature and another in a town that's both a cultural center and a base for outdoor activities.
Get out of town with these interesting Kranj side-trips: Velika Planina (in Stahovica), Franja Partisan Hospital (in Cerkno) and Šmartno (in Kojsko). Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Old Town Centre of Radovljica, appreciate the history behind Plečnik's Arcade & Fountain, step into the grandiose world of Škofja Loka Castle, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Kancijan Church.

To find reviews, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Kranj trip planner.

Kranj is just a stone's throw from Bled. In September, daytime highs in Kranj are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C.
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