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Ljubljana Castle

Grajska planota 1, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
+386 1 306 42 93
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Ljubljana Castle: Time Machine Guided Tour
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A mighty medieval fortress, a symbol of the Slovenian capital Ljubljana is an interesting tourist point, the idyllic grounds for long strolls just a glance away from the lively city centre. The Ljubljana castle offers many cultural, historic and entertaining events throughout the year.
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  • Average23%
  • Poor5%
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Grajska planota 1, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Castles can be interesting to a point, but by including the time machine tour it brought the castle visit to life, useful especially if taking teenagers on the visit. The tour is guided and stops off at 5 or 6 points during the tour to...More

Thank KeithJSullivan
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a quick 10 min walk from the core of the city, albeit a bit uphill. At the end of a weekday there was some parking available but I wouldn't personally risk it. The entrance to the courtyard of the castle is free and...More

Thank livend
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A little bit of a walk up to the castle but well worth it. We just went up for the views at the castle and from the top of the tower. The views were awesome so it is a must do in Ljubljana!

Thank Carlyy2468
Reviewed 6 days ago

Ljubljana castle dominates the city skyline. I stayed in the Best Western Old Town hotel and arrived in the evening. I went for a run and decided to see if I could find my way to the castle. There's a very pleasant path up to...More

Thank GavConnolly
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Brilliant day spent round this castle. Lots to see and fantastic views. Picked up a headset and set off round the various points of interest. Fascinating insight into Slovenian history.

Thank 2,701
Reviewed 6 days ago

The castle has been restored in different ways to illustrate how it looked in different time periods. For a good explanation of history, see the short film offered up a staircase by the chapel. It is easily accessed by the funicular. We had a private...More

Thank slhokie
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is the highest place in downtown Ljubljana, from which you can see all the city. It also has museums and restaurants, which you can experience.

Thank GeorgeT7
Reviewed 6 days ago

Took the funicular up (it is just off the main market). The audio guide was very good although we never did find location 4. Views from the tower are tremendous and it has an interesting mix of exhibitions. Some areas have however been converted to...More

Thank Tom M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely little castle, with great pano views of Ljubljana. The audio tour was worth the extra €2. If any suggestions were to be made, it would be that the tour is a little confusing , you may find yourself running around to different spots to...More

Thank Rachel M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked up to visit the castle - it was a hard, steep climb on a hot day but interesting when we got there! There were great views of the city and various exhibits inside the castle - my husband climbed to the top of...More

Thank casswife
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lizs278
Can you drive to the top where the castle is and park your car? Or do you have to walk up?
17 April 2017|
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Response from Mark N | Reviewed this property |
There is no parking at the top. The two ways to get up are via walking or taking the funicular railway.
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kingmarroni
Are dogs allowed in the castle and in the funicular going to the catsle?
2 January 2017|
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Response from Piotr M | Reviewed this property |
the dogs are allowed on the premises of the castle, but I am not sure about the funicular, you can always walk to the castle, very nice track
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