12 days in Ljubljana, Sarajevo & Split Itinerary

12 days in Ljubljana, Sarajevo & Split Itinerary

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Fly to Trieste, Shuttle to Ljubljana
Ljubljana, Slovenia
— 5 nights
Shuttle to Zagreb, Fly to Sarajevo
Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
— 2 nights
Split, Croatia
— 4 nights


Ljubljana, Slovenia

— 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 discover tucked-away gems like Tivoli Park and Ljubljanica River. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ljubljana: Predjama Castle (in Postojna), Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje) and Bled (Bled Castle & Lake Bled). Next up on the itinerary: test your problem-solving skills at Escape Room Enigmarium, take in the views from Triple Bridge, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas.

To see photos, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana trip itinerary website.

Rome, Italy to Ljubljana is an approximately 4-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also drive; or fly. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Rome in September, with highs in Ljubljana at 23°C and lows at 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to travel to Sarajevo.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Adventure

Side Trips

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Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

— 2 nights

Jerusalem of Europe

Nearly destroyed by war during the 1990s, the riverside city of Sarajevo now serves as one of the region's major educational, cultural, and commercial hubs.
On the 11th (Sun), savor the flavors at Food & Drink, then admire the masterpieces at Galerija 11/07/95, then shop like a local with Isfahan Gallery, and finally steep yourself in history at Bascarsija. On the next day, steep yourself in history at Vijećnica, shop like a local with W Market Epicerie Fine, and then make a trip to Sarajevo War Tunnel.

To find ratings, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Sarajevo trip planner.

Traveling by combination of shuttle and flight from Ljubljana to Sarajevo takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in September, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Split.

Things to do in Sarajevo

Historic Sites · Tours · Shopping · Museums
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Split, Croatia

— 4 nights

Sportiest City in the World

Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Dubovica Beach and Filigran Split. Get out of town with these interesting Split side-trips: Historic City of Trogir (in Trogir) and Spanish Fortress (in Hvar). And it doesn't end there: get to know the fascinating history of Diocletian's Palace, steep yourself in history at Old Split, stroll around Marjan Park, and pause for some photo ops at Cathedral of Saint Domnius.

For more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Split tour planner.

You can drive from Sarajevo to Split in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Sarajevo in September; daily highs in Split reach 30°C and lows reach 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

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