Ljubljana City Overview Private tour


Tour Number

Activity Level



Shore Excursion, Museums / Culture, City


Kid Friendly: Yes. Children need to be able to walk for 4 hours and be supervised by a parent

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 4



English (fluent), German (basic)

visit Dragon Bridge, St. Nicholas Cathedral and Ljubljana Castle with a private guide

I will take you on a 4 hour walking tour of Ljubljana. This will help orient you and show you some of the unique places and sites of the city.

We will also see all of the highlights of Ljubljana:
- Triple Bridge
- Dragon Bridge
- St. Nicholas Cathedral
- Old Town
- Town Hall
- Ljubljana Castle
- Congress Square
- Preseren Square
- Famous Open Market

I will give you some of the history of the city, description of the modern life and some unique insights into details, which are usually not given by other local guides.

If you want, we can finish our tour with unique traditional Ljubljana lunch (for example Ljubljana steak), wine tasting, cruse on Ljubljanica river etc.


First we will visit Ljubljana New town. Our first stop will be France Preseren Square, center of the city. There we will learn more about Slovenian biggest poet France Prešeren. Then we will take a walk to a Congress square, which was formed in 1821. We will take a look at the Jewish quarter and cross romantic Ljubljanica river across interesting "Cobblers bridge" into Old town.
There we will enter into Town Hall, visit old square, Dragon Bridge and big Old Market with St. Nicholas Cathedral. From Old town we will climb up to Ljubljana castle on the hill above the city. We will use funicular for that (or if you want, we could take a nice walk also".
After descent, follows beautiful modern end: photo stop inside & on top of Ljubljana Skyscraper. This art deco building was in 1930s one of the
highest buildings in Europe.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: I will meet you at your hotel, everywhere in the city or at the airport. I can also pick you up in bigger tourist towns around Ljubljana: Bled or Koper.

End location: I can end the tour where I met you if you wish. Or if you feel comfortable after 4 hours I can leave you to explore on your own.

Duration: 3 hours 30 min.



What’s Included

Other: My services as your personal tour guide. I will also include a map of Ljubljana for your future reference.
Included in price are also tickets for Ljubljana Castle funicular.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

15 EUR - Payments may include coffee, snacks, souvenirs, etc.

What’s Extra

Other: Meals, souvenirs, etc.


No restrictions, I possess special state guiding license. I only cannot guide inside caves.

A Recent Review of this tour

Vid is an excellent guide to Ljubljana, sharing interesting facts and history and showing us all the key sites of the city. We thoroughly enjoyed our tour!
Anne Veit

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