Stroll through the fantastic market and then have a coffee and pastry at one of the cafes skirting the market, whilst observing residents go about their day.
Take the funicular railway from Krek Square.
The castle premises house several museum exhibitions and presentations, such as Slovenian History, The Prison and Virtual Castle, among others.
Ljubljana Castle’s Viewing Tower offers the most beautiful views of Ljubljana and its surrounding areas.
1 June to 15 September:
June 11:00 and 16:00
July, August 10:30, 11:30, 18:00 & 19:00
September 10:30, 12:00, 16:00 & 18:00
Gostilna na Gradu
As you are already at the castle have lunch at Gostlina na Gradu which is a vaulted eatery in the castle’s courtyard.
Tel: +386 8 205 19 30
Get a different perspective on the city with a boat tour along the Ljubljanica. Departing from the pier below the Butchers’ Bridge, the tour takes you on a cruise along the old city centre section of the Ljubljanica river.
Cost: 8 Euros
Apart from traditional Slovenian cuisine, seafood and game dishes are also served. Everything on the menu is prepared from fresh ingredients purchased at Ljubljana’s Central Market.
Address: Gornji trg 28, 1000 Ljubljana
Tel: +386 (0)1425 30 94
In the summer months there are open air theatre performances in the Square of French Revolution or concerts in Congress Square.
Or just a lovely stroll along the river visiting the many cafes on the embankment.
Gornji Trg 3, Si-1000 Ljubljana.
Tel: +386 1 4213560