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Ljubljana Castle

Grajska planota 1, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
+386 1 306 42 93
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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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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Grajska planota 1, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
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"viewing tower"
in 101 reviews
"puppet museum"
in 99 reviews
"audio guide"
in 69 reviews
"virtual tour"
in 25 reviews
"funicular railway"
in 72 reviews
"cable car"
in 77 reviews
"worth the climb"
in 35 reviews
"nice view"
in 115 reviews
"walk up"
in 84 reviews
"slovenian history"
in 79 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 85 reviews
"nice walk"
in 53 reviews
"by foot"
in 31 reviews
"entrance fee"
in 26 reviews
"old town"
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"sunny day"
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"visiting ljubljana"
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Reviewed today via mobile

I suggest to take one way up or down with castle funicular. The other way go by walk. You can choose different ways. There is a fantastic view of Ljubljana city. You have 2 good restaurants and 1 bar. Also souvenirs shop. During summer there...More

Thank andrejat2017
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Reviewed today

Enjoyed our visit here as the views from the ramparts over the town are very good. Entrance to the castle is free but you have to pay to gain access to the museum and main tower. Views are much better from the top of the...More

Thank Mike B
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Great exhibits and a fun ride up in the tram. Definately the best view of the city Its worth payong the extra for he audio guide which helps it all make sense. It is an amalgam of the very old with the very new architecture...More

Thank Simon W
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You can go up to the castle via a funicular or If you are physically able to go up the walking path. Note that the path is very steep. Basically same angle as funicular with no switchbacks, at least the path we took. There are...More

Thank Gabriel M
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Worth a visit for the views from the tower. Worth 7€ entrance fee. We walked via the pathway which was tricky in places. Funicular looked a good option if you don’t fancy the walk. Two cafes at castle which looked a good spot to have...More

Thank tor2424
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We loved our trip to the castle. We took the venicular to the top which is the most modern venicular we have been on and it was the start of the amazing restoration to the castle area which has been done with great care and...More

Thank TheDuchessNottingham
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Tips . - The walk up is easy and you can stop every so often to take amazing pictures. - Check out the secret cave like art gallery underneath the castle near the chapel - You can use the same ticket for the View Tower...More

Thank littlepie
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Reviewed 4 days ago

its nice walk from old town up to castle.they have nice restaurant and coffe shop and is nice view to odl town and actualy all Ljubljana.

Thank MITJA R
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A great introduction to Slovenia, through the very well put together museum information. Also the best view of the city. Don’t miss it.

Thank JWview
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We took the funicular to the castle on top of the hill where we went on a guided tour. The tour was well worth it as it was reasonably priced, gave a seniors discount, and provided an insight into the history and operation of the...More

Thank William G
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Pablo M
3 October 2017|
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Response from WaegemakersChin | Reviewed this property |
You don't need to book in advance
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lizs278
16 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
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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