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Ljubljana to Plitvice Lakes Tour

Experience one of the most beautiful national parks in Europe, a UNESCO World Heritage Site with countless lakes and breathtaking waterfalls.
Start time
8:00
From
Ljubljana
Duration
10-12 hours
Schedule
Every Day
Price
From: 249€/person

Get from Ljubljana to Plitvice Lakes National Park and back in a day

UNESCO World Heritage Site

Great Waterfall

Flora and fauna of Plitvice Lakes

Plitvice Lakes

Plitvice Lakes

Plitvice Waterfalls

Plitvice Waterfalls

Plitvice lakes with waterfalls

Plitvice lakes with waterfalls

Plitvice Lakes trail

Plitvice lakes trail

Plitvice lakes

Plitvice lakes

Plitvice Lakes

Plitvice lakes

Plitvice lakes National Park

Plitvice lakes national park

Plitvice Lakes
Plitvice Waterfalls
Plitvice lakes with waterfalls
Plitvice Lakes trail
Plitvice lakes
Plitvice Lakes
Plitvice lakes National Park

Summer Itinerary

Day What we will do
8.00 am Departure from Ljubljana
12.30-4.30 pm Plitvice National Park
8.00 pm Return to Ljubljana

Winter Itinerary

Day What we will do
9.00 am Departure from Ljubljana
12.30-3.30 pm Plitvice National Park
7.00 pm Return to Ljubljana

Included in price

Comfortable transportation

All parking fees and toll charges

Important for the tour

Difficulty: Moderate (4 km (2.5 mi) walking with ascending and descending steps and slopes)
Please bring your passport
Snacks and beverages are not included
Shared group trip of max 8 people
Private tour available with extra charge
Minimum number of guests applies
Pick-up available at 4 designated spots in city center, extra charge for accommodation pick-up

A person or two can be wrong, but a million can’t. Every year, that and a bit more travel to Croatia to experience the dazzling beauty of the cascading lakes of Plitvice. On this tour, you will easily get from Ljubljana to Plitvice Lakes National Park in a day, enjoy the ride and truly experience the beauty of nature.

Among innumerous small lakes are 16 larger ones, each with its own anecdote stemming from real events (don’t worry, we won’t spoil any right now). A UNESCO World Heritage park since 1979, the lakes are renowned for their distinctive colours, ever-changing from azure to green, grey or blue, depending on the number of minerals or organisms in the water and the angle of sunlight.

Surrounded by mountains of the Dinaric Alps, the area is the perfect cool-off spot in the summer with temperatures never rising above 17.4 °C (63 °F) – and in winter offers views of frozen lakes and nature frozen in time. The nearly untouched landscape is significant for biodiversity, with several rare species like the brown bear, the grey wolf, the eagle and over 321 different kinds of butterflies – at least as many as there are reasons to visit this marvel of nature

Location

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John Praprotnik
Verified Customer
Awesome Day Trip and Tinkara was such a great Guide a wealth of knowledge and just relaxing Day. Would recommend this trip Triglav national park day trip. Again thanks to Day trips Slovenia
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John P
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The experience was amazing and the scenery awesome. Tinkara Was an awesome amazing guide lots of knowledge and just a relaxed atmosphere. Would recommend this tour . But be aware lots of steep climbing. Had a wonderful experience which I will remember.
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Veronica Torres
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Best team, best tour guide ( special shout out to Matej)! Really wonderful helpful team that went the extra mile to make sure my family and I had a memorable day!! I will forever recommend this tour!
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amy c
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We chose the option to meet at lake bled and left from there for an all day adventure in the Soca valley. We saw so much in the short day and had a wonderful professional driver
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Jennifer M
Verified Customer
Ziga was our guide for the day & was absolutely fabulous. His driving was smooth & safe & his knowledge on all things was A1 from history to nature to all thing Slovenia. We were very impressed. We went from Venice to Lake Bled & return as a daytrip. Few crowds, fairytale scenery, delicious fooderies of our choice and then a walk along the lake & optional hilltop view . A pletna ride to the church too !! It was wonderful & so convenient, good communication in the lead up . Highly recommend this as a daytrip .
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Bill B
Verified Customer
We had such a great time at Lake Bled. My wife and I went on this tour from Koper with Marjana, who gave great insight into the area, plenty of time to experience all that Lake Bled had to offer, and great conversation. The tour started and ended on time as we had time constraints from our cruise ship, but we felt that the time was maximized to give us the best taste of Slovenia possible. Highly recommend!

Expert Local Guides

Experienced and passionate local guides will make your trip run smoothly, going that extra mile for you.

Best Prices

Working without middlemen or agency fees, we are able to negotiate the best prices and provide you with great value for your money.

Small Groups

Enjoy faster and smoother travel with more time to enjoy the sights in the company of up to 8 people.

Comfortable Transfers

We take you on our day trips in air-conditioned minivans, for a more comfortable ride.

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