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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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  • Very good40%
  • Average23%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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Grajska planota 1, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
+386 1 306 42 93
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

the castle it self is small, modern, rebuilt and poor. to see something special you have to pay extras(4€ the funicular return ticketto go just up). the view nothing special. in the end disappointed.

1  Thank richy_82
Reviewed 4 days ago

The castle sits above the old town and makes for some good photos. Inside there are limited things to see, but it is still worth a visit. The funicular is a good way to get up to it from the old town - particularly on...More

Thank John_C_Ldn
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The views are very impressive from the castle and the cost of the ticket with the funicular was good value. There wasn't much to see of the castle itself though.

Thank el_gll
Reviewed 5 days ago

The castle is interesting but really you come for the view. There is a nice central square, and he interior has some unique spots especially the rock interior. There's a small museum inside.

Thank RoBertie
Reviewed 5 days ago

If you are in Ljubljana for the first time, dont miss to visit the Castle. You can go up conveniently with a funicular and then you can either just enjoy the restaurants or walk around to explore the castle. We had the tour with the...More

Thank W V
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

It's well worth a trip with the funicular to see the views from the castle . There are many mini exhibitions and museums to fill your time with plus a restaurant for a meal . They also have a shop, and although a little strenuous,...More

Thank Amber D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Worth going for the views! Beautiful views from the castle and tower over the city and beyond. We took the train up to the castle. No queue when we went up. There are some interesting displays about the history of Slovenia, but if you want...More

Thank MazSuffolk
Reviewed 1 week ago

We do recommend a visit to Ljubljana Castle while in Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia. The city views are excellent. Do read Tripadviseor in order to know what to expect.

Thank SavantIII_11
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are in the mood for a walk, visit the castle. Pack a bottle of wine and a sandwich and sit on the wall up there. It is a nice little hike up that rewards you with a nice view of the city and...More

Thank Inna H
Reviewed 1 week ago

See my full review at jcmarxblog.com - here is an exert: The castle gives the most spectacular views of the city, and will make anyone look like a professional photographer. The interior is remarkably modern. This castle has a very interesting story to tell. And...More

Thank marxjc
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Can you drive to the top where the castle is and park your car? Or do you have to walk up?
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.
Are dogs allowed in the castle and in the funicular going to the catsle?
1 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