Ljubljana CastleLjubljana Castle, standing on a hill above the city for about 900 years, is Ljubljana's main attraction. The castle's Outlook Tower and ramparts offer some of the most beautiful views of the city, while the castle houses a museum exhibition on Sloven...
National GalleryThe National Gallery, Slovenia's foremost museum of historical art, holds the country's largest collection of fine art from the High Middle Ages to the 20th century. It also houses a permanent exhibition of works by Zoran Mušič (1909–2005), one of Eu...
National Museum of SloveniaBeing Slovenia's main museum of national history, the National Museum keeps a number of finds from Slovenia considered to be important treasures of the world's cultural heritage. One of the most outstanding is the 60,000 year old Neanderthal flute fr...
National Museum of Slovenia - Metelkova ulica streetThe National Museum of Slovenia's department located in the Metelkova ulica street houses a permanent exhibition on applied art in Slovenian inhabited areas including several study collections and presents occasional temporary exhibitions of applied ...
City Museum of Ljubljana - MGMLVisitors to the City Museum of Ljubljana can admire the Renaissance architectural features of the palatial museum building, as the museum is situated in Auersperg Palace, which in itself is an architectural monument.The museum holds Ljubljana’s cultu...
Plečnik HouseGet to know the life and work of the famous architect Jože Plečnik, who left an indelible mark on the cityscape of Ljubljana. At Plečnik House you can see the architect's home exactly as it was in his lifetime and view a permanent exhibition showcasi...
Slovene Ethnographic MuseumThe Slovene Ethnographic Museum is the country's foremost ethnological museum responsible for the keeping, preservation, study and comprehension of collections of artefacts related to Slovenian and non-European material, social and spiritual culture....
Slovenian Museum of Natural HistoryApart from temporary exhibitions, Slovenia's main museum of natural history features the famous Zois Mineral Collection, Hohenwart Molluscan Shell Collection, Ferdinand J. Schmidt Insect Collection, and various herbarium collections.Visitors to the M...
Museum of Illusions LjubljanaThe Museum of Illusions is a museum of fun and educational experience, where you can test the limits of your perception. Inside, relativity is something that you experience literally. The illusions provide a different experience of space and everythi...
Cekin Mansion: National Museum of Contemporary HistoryThe National Museum of Contemporary History is a state museum dedicated to the heritage of recent Slovenian history, from the beginning of the 20th century onwards. It holds collections relating to the First and Second World Wars, the period between ...
Railway MuseumThe Railway Museum, managed by the Slovenian Railways, is a unique place where you can learn how railways actually work. The museum contains a collection of steam locomotives, which includes several rare models, and an extensive collection of old app...
Tivoli Mansion: International Centre of Graphic ArtsThe International Centre of Graphic Arts is a museum housing a collection of fine art prints from the 20th century to the present day, a gallery for exhibitions of contemporary fine art, a fine art print publisher with its own printmaking workshops a...
Museum of Modern ArtThe Ljubljana Museum of Modern Art is dedicated to modern art in Slovenia. Apart from housing a permanent collection of 20th century Slovenian art, it hosts temporary exhibitions presenting new artistic practices. It serves as one of the venues for t...
Museum of Contemporary Art Metelkova (MSUM)The Museum of Contemporary Art Metelkova (MSUM) displays selected works of contemporary art from the Arteast 2000+ international collection and the MG+MSUM national collection.The Arteast 2000+ international collection is conceived as a dialogue betw...
Ljubljana ZooThe Ljubljana Zoo, part of a protected nature park situated only a 20-minute walk from the centre of Ljubljana, lies on the southern slope of the Rožnik hill, surrounded by a natural forest and meadows. It has a collection of animal species from all ...
Volčji Potok ArboretumThe Volčji Potok Arboretum is the most visited botanical park in Slovenia. It covers an 85-hectare site and features 3,500 plants from all over the world.Streams and lakes, offering habitats to water plants and animals, bring a special dynamic to the...
Fužine Castle: Museum of Architecture and DesignThe Museum of Architecture and Design (Muzej za arhitekturo in oblikovanje – MAO) is one of the oldest museums of this kind in Europe. The central national museum organising exhibitions and events in the field of architecture, urban planning, industr...
Minicity LjubljanaMinicity Ljubljana is a unique city on more than 1.000 m² in the biggest Ljubljana's shopping mall, ran by children from 3 to 12 years old. It holds a real mini bakery, shop, bank with an ATM, radio station, television studio, carshop and more than 2...
Terme Snovik Thermal SpaTerme Snovik is the highest altitude spa in Slovenia, located in the heart of Tuhinj Valley, less than an hour drive from Ljubljana.The pool complex, various saunas, the wellness centre, as well as outdoor recreation areas, offer the perfect place to...
Ljubljanica River ExhibitionThe permanent museum exhibition is dedicated to the rich heritage of the Ljubljanica River. It features more than 400 original historical objects, found by archaeologists in the Ljubljanica riverbed and during the exploration of the remains of prehis...
The Ljubljana Card entitles you to unlimited free travel on city buses, a regular guided tour of the city, 24-hour access to WiFree Ljubljana, the city's wireless internet network, a free tourist boat cruise, and a free funicular to Ljubljana Castle.
Regular Ljubljana city tour
The regular tour of Ljubljana, available daily, takes you on a walk through the historical city centre, giving you an opportunity to see its major sights.
During the card validity period, Ljubljana Card entitles you to unlimited free travel on city buses operated by the company Ljubljanski potniški promet (LPP). Upon entering a bus, simply hold your card close to the card reader for your journey to be registered.
Circular ride with the Urban electric train
Take a ride on a unique and environment-friendly train called Urban along an attractive circular trail around Ljubljana, which will take you to all the main tourist attractions.
Regular bus route to/from the airport
A regular bus route connects the Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport and the Ljubljana Central Bus Station (bus stop no. 28). Holders of the Ljubljana Card have the return journey free-of-charge only with the bus company LPP.
The WiFree Ljubljana wireless network allows visitors to Ljubljana city centre to use free wireless internet for 60 minutes a day. The holders of the Ljubljana Card can enjoy 24-hour free access to the WiFree Ljubljana network.
Tourist boat ride
Taking a boat ride, you can view Ljubljana's bridges and the façades of many of the city's famous buildings from a different angle. For a period of time, you can get out of the city's hustle and bustle while actually staying in the very city centre.
Take a journey through Union Experience - an exploration of history, production process and the exquisite selection of Ljubljana’s most beloved beer, Union.
Tour schedule: weekdays at 12:00, 14:00, 16:00 and 18:00, Saturdays at 14:00, 16:00 and 18:00.
As part of the Ljubljana Bike project, run by Ljubljana Tourism during the summer and early autumn months, bicycles can be hired from several city centre locations. With Ljubljana Card, you can hire a bicycle for free for a period of four hours from the Slovenian Tourist Information Centre (STIC).
Ljubljana Castle funicular
The Ljubljana Castle funicular, which can carry 33 people, takes one minute for its ride up the slope of the castle hill. The difference in height between the lower and upper platforms is a little less than 70 meters.
Internet access at the Slovenian Tourist Information Centre
The Slovenian Information Centre (STIC), located at no. 10 Krekov trg square, is Ljubljana's largest and best equipped tourist information point, where you can take advantage of an internet corner with eight work stations, among other things. Ljubljana Card entitles you to one hour of free internet.
The boat 'Ljubljanica'
The wooden boat called 'Ljubljanica', which departs from the pier on the Breg embankment, offers not only ordinary tourist boat rides, but also river cruises for private parties, complete with on-board catering and entertainment.
How it works
Ljubljana Card is a combined ticket to Ljubljana's major sights enabling visitors to explore the city in a comfortable way and at the lowest cost. It is conceived as a smart card containing a RFID chip for card validation and free admission.
You can purchase your Ljubljana Card at Ljubljana's Tourist Information Centres, hotels or right here, at 10% discount.
The card validity period (24, 48 or 72 hours) begins to run from the moment when the card is activated, i.e. used for the first time.
On entering an establishment, hand over your card to the ticket salesperson to be swiped. Upon boarding a city bus, hold your card close to the card reader. Card benefits are limited to one ticket purchase from a single establishment, while on buses the use of the card is unlimited within the card validity period. No benefits can be claimed after the expiration of the card validity period.
Online price Regular price Adults 24-hour card €27.90 €31.00 48-hour card €35.10 €39.00 72-hour card €40.50 €45.00 Children aged 6–14 years 24-hour card €16.20 €18.00 48-hour card €20.70 €23.00 72-hour card €24.30 €27.00
Using the Ljubljana Card, you can save you up to €165 on expenses such as entrance fees and public transport fares. The card makes your sightseeing a lot easier: rather than making multiple payments, you simply show your card.
The Ljubljana Card offers you the following benefits:
- free admission to 20+ museums and galleries, the Ljubljana Zoo and several other attractions,
- a free guided city tour
- free travel on city buses, unlimited during the card validity period,
- 24-hour access to WiFree Ljubljana, the city's wireless internet network,
- a funicular to Ljubljana Castle, a tourist boat cruise, and four-hour bicycle hire – all for free,
- free internet access at the Slovenian Tourist Information Centre (STIC).
Sights, tours, services Price for adults Price for children aged 6–14 years With Ljubljana Card City buses - return fare* €2.40 €2.40 €0.00 Ljubljana Bike - four-hour hire period €4.00 €4.00 €0.00 Tourist boat Ljubljana €10.00 €5.00 €0.00 Regular bus route to/from the airport €8.20 €8.20 €0.00 The boat 'Ljubljanica' €10.00 €5.00 €0.00 Regularly scheduled city tour €17.00 €8.50 €0.00 Circular ride with the Urban electric train €8.00 €4.00 €0.00 Internet access at the Slovenian Tourist Information Centre - one hour €2.00 €2.00 €0.00 National Gallery €7.00 €3.00 €0.00 International Centre of Graphic Arts €5.00 €3.00 €0.00 City Museum of Ljubljana €6.00 €4.00 €0.00 City Art Museum of Ljubljana €0.00 €0.00 €0.00 Museum of Modern Art €5.00 €2.50 €0.00 Slovene Ethnographic Museum €4.50 €2.50 €0.00 National Museum of Slovenia €6.00 €4.00 €0.00 National Museum of Slovenia - Metelkova €6.00 €4.00 €0.00 National Museum of Contemporary History €4.50 €2.50 €0.00 Slovenian Museum of Natural History €4.00 €3.00 €0.00 Fužine Castle: Museum of Architecture and Design €3.50 €2.00 €0.00 Plečnik House €6.00 €4.00 €0.00 Railway Museum €3.50 €2.50 €0.00 Museum of Illusions €9.50 €5.50 €0.00 Museum of Contemporary Art Metelkova (MSUM) €5.00 €2.50 €0.00 Union Experience €14.00 €7.00 €0.00 Ljubljana Castle (Ljubljana Castle funicular, Virtual Castle, Outlook Tower, permanent exhibition Slovenian History, Puppet Museum) €10.00 €7.00 €0.00 Ljubljana Zoo €8.00 €5.50 €0.00 Volčji Potok Arboretum €8.50 €6.00 €0.00 Terme Snovik Thermal Spa €16.00 €13.00 €0.00 Minicity Ljubljana €12.00 €12.00 €0.00 Ljubljanica River Exhibition €5.00 €2.50 €0.00 Total ** €210.60 €137.10 €0.00
* During the card validity period, Ljubljana Card entitles you to unlimited free travel on city buses, operated by the company Ljubljanski potniški promet (LPP). The price of a return fare is for your information only.
** The total is the sum of all admission fees. To calculate the actual savings on the cost of your planned visit to Ljubljana, add together the amounts of savings that you are actually going to take advantage of and then subtract the price of the Ljubljana Card from the sum.