The best things to do and places to visit in Ljubljana

Before an evening full of wine, spend your day exploring Ljubljana and all of its must-see places and exciting thing to do.
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Blog Published : January 28, 2020
Edited : January 5, 2023


The Triple Bridge, located in the heart of Ljubljana, is considered one of the most beautiful places and main symbols of the Slovenian capital. The main feature of this bridge is its construction. The bridge consists of three parts, which begin at one point and diverge in different directions, resting the other ends on the opposite bank of the river Ljubljanica. The bridge is located in the historical centre of the city and connects its other two attractions – Central Town Square and Prešern Square. The project for the bridge was created by the Slovenian architect Jože Plečnica. It attracts tourists not only with its unusual appearance, but also with its architecture. Also, this is one of the Ljubljana’a attractions that you can enjoy totally for free.

Tree bridges Ljubljana

Food & Wine Tour

This Ljubljana food tour will take you through the old town.During the food tour you will be served 9 traditional dishes from a variety of different cuisines from all parts and circles of society of Slovenia and 4 sorts of wine. You will also familiarize yourself with historical Ljubljana and hearing an overview of the history of Slovenes. At the end of the tour, you will know more about the history of Slovenes then some of the fellow citizens. You will also be in the know about the old town and know where to go next, what to do next, and what to eat next. It’s a perfect way to start your stay in the beautiful and tasty capital city!

Ljubljana Pub Crawl

Experience a crazy night out in Ljubljana with cool people who know how to party hard on a 4-hour pub crawl of the city center. Meet locals and people from all over the world on one of the most amazing party nights in town!

Get the party started on a fun night out in Ljubljana and join the locals and like-minded people from around the world at a selection of pubs and dance bars. Meet your party guides after dark and mix and mingle with the rest of your fellow pub crawlers. Get to know each other over drinks at the first bar, and continue to visit at least 3 different venues. Take part in party games and challenges designed to break the ice and connect you to your fellow travelers. End the night in one of the best clubs in the city, where you can dance the night away to your heart’s content.

Traditional Slovenian Dinner and Show

Ljubljana is one of the most charming capitals in Europe. It’s crammed with cobblestone streets and ancient buildings. And one of the best ways to get to know the culture is by attending this dinner and folk dance event. Feast on traditional Slovenian fare and sip wine while watching locals perform centuries-old folk dances. Learn about Slovenian folklore, take part in traditional games, and enjoy a special gift on the way out.

Experience the delightful culture of Ljubljana during a traditional supper and folk dance event. The capital of Slovenia is the country’s epicenter of culture and it shows. Sit back and enjoy an expressive folk dance show original to the region. Indulge in customary foods, savor local wine and play traditional games. After filling up on Slovenian folklore, you will receive a memorable gift.

Day Trips from Ljubljana

Lake Bled

A trip to Bled must be a part of any visit to Slovenia. Take our half-day tour and visit Lake Bled, the charming Alpine resort at the very edge of the Julian Alps. Explore Bled Castle, perched high above the Lake Bled’s tranquil waters and admire the views of Lake Bled from several viewpoints at the castle. Ride a traditional ‘pletna’ boat to Bled Island, where you can visit the church or try local sweet treats at the cafe. Enjoy a perfect day sipping coffee and eating »Kremšnita«, the traditional Bled custard cream cake, at the lakeside.

Lake Bled with island

Postojna Caves and Predjama Castle

Visit amazing Postojna caves and unique Predjama castle. A two million years old and 21 km long system of subterranean caves is one of the most easily accessible network of underground caves in the world. A ride by electrical train will be followed by a guided walk through a series of cave halls with drop stones, pillars and translucent curtains that create unforgettable impressions. The underworld system is a home of the mysterious, unique and rare amphibian Proteus Anguinus, or human fish as it is popularly called here.


Experience Venice in one day without having to deal with the inconvenience of getting lost in its confusing tangle of lanes. This small-group day trip takes you from Ljubljana to Venice, the ‘Queen of the Adriatic.’ Learn about the history and culture of one of the world’s most stunningly beautiful cities; stroll over the countless bridges; linger in St Mark’s Square and discover the secrets of the city’s swamps, streets and squares. At the end of the day, hop back on the comfortable shuttle for the ride back to the pleasant Slovenian capital.

Alpine Region Day Trip

Slovenia is brimming with beauty — from the charming cobblestoned lanes of Ljubljana to the natural allure of the Alps. This small-group Triglav National Park tour gives you the ‘greatest alpine hits’ of the country, visiting the scenic alpine valleys of the only national park in Slovenia, stopping at jaw-dropping sights such as waterfall Peričnik or Planica ski centre, the second tallest ski-flying hill in the world. Numbers are usually limited to eight people, ensuring a small-group experience with personalized attention from the guide.

Škocjan Caves and Karst Region

Discover the mysterious beauty, secret underground waters and caves at the regional park of the Škocjan caves, famous for its natural wonders above and below ground. Over millions of years, the waters have created an underground wonderland of mysterious passages, spacious halls and an enormous, probably the biggest, subterranean canyon in the world. Visit the medieval city of Štanjel. Try their local wine and delicious Prosciutto. The city is famous for its garden made by Maks Fabiani, one of the most important architects in Slovenia.

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