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Ljubljana Castle Funicular

Grajska planota 1, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
+386 1 306 42 00
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good44%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Grajska planota 1, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great, fun way to visit the castle and for views of Ljubljana as you ascend. Also convenient if you are not mobile or are simply tired after a long days sight seeing in lovely Ljubljana.

Thank Stormez
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is what it says on the tin really, a way to get up to the castle and it's spectacular views quickly and easily.

Thank Jackie J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The return fare is 4€ each and the last one back down is at 8pm so if you eat at the popular restaurant in the castle then you need to get a taxi if after 8pm . The ride takes a couple of minutes and...More

Thank phillip g
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went early to avoid the bus tourists. But It was also off season, so the queuing was not a problem. Orderly and well organized. Not expensive. Highly recommended.

Thank sweetafton
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If only we had seen this before our walk to the castle. Takes a couple of minutes each way and costs about 2.20euro

1  Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can travel easily up and down to the castle unless you WANT to walk. Easily accessible from town.

Thank Laurie S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The funicular provides you an easy access to Ljubljana castle. You can also take the path by foot but this saves you some time and energy. Service is well done and you can buy different combined tickets also with some entrances at the castle's exhabitions...More

Thank Bine956
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We used the funicular to come dawn after the walk up to the castle. The station in town is very convenient to the riverside cafes and bridges and take a few minutes. The couple of staff on duty on this rain sodden Sunday helped with...More

Thank cherryplumUk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An inexpensive easy and fast way to get up to the castle and the amazing views. You can do the castle and the up and down easily in one hour.

Thank JudgeT
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

€2.20 for a 15 second journey seems expensive although it does save your legs. We walked up to Castle which is steep but well worth attempting. We took funicular down for the novelty value.

Thank Noeggs
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