A few months ago, just before Coronavirus spread in Slovenia, Ljubljana was named as the best city for solo travelers. If you are planning on traveling to Slovenia solo, make sure Ljubljana is on your travel bucket list.
Slovenia’s capital city is a charming European destination. Furthermore, Ljubljana is recognized as one of the safest capitals in the world, not to mention also one of the greenest capitals of Europe. No wonder, Ljubljana is considered as the best city for solo travelers to visit.
Solo trip to Ljubljana
If you ever decide to embark on a solo trip to Ljubljana, we can assure you will have a good time and will never be bored, as Slovenian capital has many places to see and visit. There is always something going on around Ljubljana. We have prepared a list of things to do if you are planning a solo trip to Ljubljana. We included things that you can do for free, where to eat in Ljubljana, events, which you have to visit, or attend in Ljubljana in the summer and more! Check our list below!
Solo budget trip to Ljubljana
We know visiting capital cities can be quite a hint for your valet. Even though Slovenian capital, Ljubljana, is not as big as London, some of the prices in cafes and restaurants can be quite high.
If you are planning a solo trip to Ljubljana, but you are on a budget there are still many amazing things you can do or try. From visiting the majestic Ljubljana castle above the old city center to discovering the Roman remains of Emona, joining a free walking tour in Ljubljana to chilling in Ljubljana’s greenest parks. Check out the article below and learn how to save some money on your solo trip to Ljubljana.
Attend events while on a solo trip in Ljubljana and meet new people
Slovenia has many fun and interesting events in the summer, especially in the capital city of Ljubljana. Check out the events that will be held in Slovenia in 2020 and mark your social calendar while on a solo trip in Ljubljana.
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Spoil your taste buds in the best restaurants in Ljubljana while on a solo trip
Slovenia is one of the top gastronomic destinations in the world, which perfectly explains why Slovenia was chosen as the gastronomic region of Europe for the year 2021. While on a solo trip in Ljubljana, one must taste the amazing dishes at some of the best restaurants in Ljubljana.
Ljubljana has some amazing restaurants and you will find a perfect one for yourself, no matter what you like to eat. While on a solo trip in Ljubljana, you will notice Ljubljana is filled with a variety of restaurants. From vegan places where you will find the best fruit bowl in Slovenia, to foreign cuisines such as Chineses, Brazilian, Italian, Balkan, Mexican, and more! We have a hunch you will have quite a challenge picking one restaurant in Ljubljana to settle for.
Visit museums and expand your knowledge while on your solo trip in Ljubljana
Ljubljana is home to some excellent museums and galleries. Whether you are an art enthusiast, history aficionado, nature lover, or if you prefer quirky museums, Ljubljana has it all for all you solo travelers in Slovenia. Furthermore, the prices for visiting are not as high as those in Paris for example, meaning a visit to museums and galleries in Ljubljana is budget-friendly. If you are a student who decided to visit Slovenia on your own, make sure you have your student ID as most museums in Ljubljana offer discounts for students.
Also if you embark on your solo trip to Ljubljana in June, make sure you check when there will be a summer museum night, as all the museums and galleries have free entry on that night.
We recommend you drop by the top 5 museums and galleries in Ljubljana, while on your solo trip in Slovenia:
- City Museum
- Museums of Contemporary Art
- National Gallery
- National Museums of Contemporary History
- Slovenian Museum of Natural History
Learn how to pronounce Ljubljana on your solo trip
Depending on what your language background is, the lovely Ljubljana might be a nightmare for you to pronounce or a piece of cake. However, you will definitely impress people if you learn how to properly pronounce how to say Ljubljana. No worries, we will guide you through it. Check this article below and learn how to pronounce Ljubljana on your solo trip in Ljubljana.
You can also start practicing the Slovenian language before your solo trip to Ljubljana. With the right attitude and motivation, you will be speaking Slovenian language like a pro in no time! Or you will at least learn a sentence or two, which will surely come in hand for your upcoming solo trip to Slovenia in the near future.
Book a day trip around Slovenia while on a solo trip in Ljubljana
Ljubljana is a rather small capital. Therefore, you will have an opportunity to explore other places in Slovenia on your solo trip to Ljubljana. Rent a car or hop on a bus and enjoy a top day trip in Slovenia to one of our most famous sights while on a solo trip in Slovenia.