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Ljubljana Castle

The imposing landmark castle towers over the city, offering spectacular views of the Ljubljana River and the attractive skyline of the old town, with the distant Alps providing a backdrop. The medieval castle with its impressive tower, which was added in the 19th century, is linked to the old town by a steep cobbled street. The castle complex includes a museum, restaurant and chapel.

Address: Grajska Planota 1

Telephone: +386 (0)1 232 9994

Opening times: Open daily from 9am to 10pm (May to September), and 10am to 9pm (October to April). Tours run from 10am to 4pm (1 June to 15 September); and from 16 September to 30 May tours are by request only

Admission: €5 for guided tour (concessions available)