Lake Bled and Ljubljana day trip from Trieste or Koper

Lake Bled and Ljubljana day trip from Trieste or Koper

10h Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
Trieste, Koper EN
Visit the charming capital of Slovenia, Ljubljana and enjoy a sightseeing tour of Lake Bled and Bled Castle on this full-day guided tour from Trieste.

What to expect

Enjoy a full day trip to Slovenia from Trieste. Visit Ljubljana, the charming capital of Slovenia and explore beautiful Lake Bled. Visit the medieval castle perched on a cliff above the lake and enjoy the taste of traditional cream cake at fairytale venue of Bled promenade. 

Start your trip with a scenic ride from Trieste towards Slovenian Alpin region. Explore the magical Alpine lake Bled, one of the most popular tourist attractions in Slovenia. Enjoy the traditional pletna boat ride to Bled island where you can visit the church of the Assumption, ring the wishing bell and try the famous Slovenian dessert “potica”. After the boat ride you will visit Bled Castle, perched on a sheer cliff high above Lake Bled from where you can be amazed by views over Lake Bled and the Alps. Visit the castle museum which gives you an insight into the history of entire area and enjoy some free time by the lake. In the afternoon continue towards the capital, Ljubljana.  

Explore the oldest part of Ljubljana, Medieval town underneath the castle hill. Admire impressive architecture from Baroque and Art Nouveau periods on one hand, and modern boutique shops, restaurants and bars on the other. This vibrant area is an enchanting part of Ljubljana. Enjoy good food in one of the famous restaurants along the river Ljubljanica and admire the works of Jože Plečnik, the most famous Slovenian architecture. You can also relax on a boat ride on Ljubljanica river and admire Ljubljana from a different perspective and perhaps spot some of the animals that live on the river, the ducks or even nutrias, sometimes called little beavers.

  • Know before you go

    •   Guests are recommended to wear comfortable shoes and clothes.  
    • Not wheelchair accessible.  
    • Private tour. 
    • The tour and hours can be adjusted to guests wishes.  
    • Pickup and drop-off from various places in Trieste or Koper.   
  • Price inclusions

    Price inclusions

    • Transfer from and to Trieste 
    • Professional English (French, Spanish, Italian or German-speaking guides on request)  
    • Private transport  
    • Admission to Bled castle 
    • Rowing boat ride to Bled island 
    • Ljubljana sightseeing tour  

    Price exclusions

    • Gratuities (optional) 
    • Food and drinks  
    • Admission to the church on Bled island (6€)  
  • Additional information

    In our scheduled day trips we specialize in small groups of 2-8 people, striving to create an environment in which our customers can really enjoy their day without any hassle or rush, and our passionate and knowledgable guides can dedicate their time and attention to each traveller. We aim to present all customers with the opportunity to really immerse themselves into Slovene culture and the beauty of the country. These trips are wonderful for small groups, families or individual travelers. We endeavor to cater to everyone’s needs and show that we genuinely care about the people who decide to travel with us.