15 days in Bled Area, Ljubljana & Julian Alps Itinerary

15 days in Bled Area, Ljubljana & Julian Alps Itinerary

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Fly to Trieste, Shuttle to Bled
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Bled
— 4 nights
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Ljubljana
— 6 nights
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Tolmin
— 4 nights
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Bled — 4 nights

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Get a sense of the local culture at Bled Castle and Museum of Hostages. Museum-lovers will get to explore Museum of Apiculture and Galerija Mikame. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bled: Kranjska Gora (Vršič Pass & Ajdovska Deklica) and Planica Valley (in Rateče). Spend the 5th (Sun) exploring nature at Triglav National Park. Next up on the itinerary: trek along Vintgar Gorge, take some stellar pictures from Mala Osojnica, kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, and step off the mainland to explore Bled Island.

For other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our Bled trip planner.

Ancona, Italy to Bled is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Ancona in June, Bled is little chillier at night with lows of 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to drive to Ljubljana.
Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Nature
Side Trips

Ljubljana — 6 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Magical World of Shells Museum and Military Museum Tabor. Get a sense of the local culture at Ljubljana Old Town and Predjama Castle. Venture out of the city with trips to Piran (Nika's Tiny House & Fish Spa Piran), Postojna (Karst Museum & Postojna Cave) and Celje (Museum of Recent History Celje & The Photographic Studio of Josip Pelikan). And it doesn't end there: step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas, explore the world behind art at Tiporenesansa, and take an in-depth tour of Museum of Puppetry.

To find other places to visit, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Ljubljana visit site.

Traveling by car from Bled to Ljubljana takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In June in Ljubljana, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to drive to Tolmin.
Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums
Side Trips
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Tolmin — 4 nights

At the picturesque confluence of two rivers, Tolmin offers quick access to a range of exciting outdoor activities.
Get a sense of the local culture at Kobarid Museum and Sabotin Park Miru. Let the collections at Hg Smeltery and Idrija War Museum capture your imagination. Venture out of the city with trips to Vipolže Villa (in Dobrovo), Bovec (Zipline & Kayaking & Canoeing) and Gewerkenegg Castle (in Idrija). Next up on the itinerary: admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley and brush up on your military savvy at Drežnica Village.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Tolmin travel planning app.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Tolmin in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Ljubljana in June, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Tolmin, with lows around 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.
Museums · Historic Sites · Adventure · Outdoors
Side Trips