Want escapism from the chaos of bustling city life? Ljubljana welcomes you to its majestic world of Metelkova, where you will find yourself into the dazzling and sparkling world of zest.
Enjoy the colors of Metelkova
Metelkova is a cultural center and the best-known attraction of Ljubljana. It features multiple artistic sceneries and brings the art and culture together by hosting concerts, events, and shows. Housing countless nightclubs, bars, pubs, and restaurants; it attracts tourists and locals towards its sparkling world of enthusiast. It also exhibits structures and buildings which are often embellished with folk art, graffiti, weird sculptures, tile mosaics, and punk rock. You can explore this vibrant spot and get lost into the dazzling atmosphere, miles away from chaotic troubles of life.
Nightlife and Restaurants
The excursionist waits for the night party after the sunset. The trance music, grooving dance, sparkling night and dazzling beach turns the mind of the visitors into the wild party mood. This night celebration is the iconic symbol of beach life. Surrounded with multitudinous of bars and restaurants on its boundaries, Metelkova offers you countless reasons to enjoy. 'Orto Bar' is famous for its 80s and 90s musical parties. The restaurants serve mouth-watering delicious cuisines and stunning beverages. You can have a wide variety of fusion eateries at a decent price in a great atmosphere. Most of the pubs allow you to sit in a spectacular tropical garden with excellent tapas, while others offer you to take away the eateries. If you want to make your weekend worthwhile in Metelkova then 'Etno Klub' is best. The Italian cuisine lovers get tasty pizza and scrummy ice-creams served by the talented chefs. The small cozy bar with rock music is a perfect combination of spontaneous night parties.
Museum of Contemporary Art
Located in the center of Ljubljana, the Museum of Contemporary Art features the artworks and masterpieces from the twentieth century. Held in every odd year, it serves as a venue for the International Biennial of Graphic Arts. The museum exhibits in-depth research, documentation, studies and education center which offers debating opportunity and makes the artistic taste familiar with the general public. It also features Eastern European art on its second floor as its permanent exhibition. Housing the Modern Galerija Library, the extensive art galleries attract gaggles of people towards it.
How to Get Tickets?
You can visit the museum from Tuesday to Sunday between 10:00 am and 6:00 pm. Monday is weekly off for the museum.
How To Get Around?
Metelkova looks at its best when you explore it on foot.
What Should I Wear?
Choose the apparels of your choice. You can pack half sleeved clothing for spring and warm months. You can also pick the neutral color clothing which perfectly matches with the bottoms, accessories, and footwear Last months of the year are incredibly chilly. Include leather jackets, cozy blankets, scarf, and stylish, warm dresses as the essentials.
Best Time to Visit
Ljubljana is good to explore all around the year. Plan the trip according to your schedule. Metelkova offers you plenty of excursions for daytime and countless bars and discos for enjoying the nightlife.
Will I Need a Guide?
No. You will not require any guide as this website offers plenty of information about the tour.
How To Get There?
Ljubljana offers multiple modes for getting into it. Located twenty-seven kilometers away from the city, Joze Pucnik Airport is the main gateway for several of airlines across the world. Fly with any of the flights which suit best to you. Railway Station and Bus Station of the city lies next to each other at Trg Osvobodilne. The well-connected highways make the journey comfortable by car. Ljubljana is small enough to cover the entire attractive destination on foot. Carrying city map is highly recommendable for the pedestrian excursion. You can also get around through public buses and taxis. Moreover, rental bikes are also available at fair rates.
Ljubljana is beautiful but sensitive as well. Book the tickets in advance for concerts and events. Prefer to have a city map. Do not miss the carnival festivals and fair. Take care of your belongings and valuables. Get your travel insurance done. Try to carry credit and debit cards instead of money. Do not stock the money in one place. To prevent losing your most valuables in a safe deposit box in a safe at the hotel or apartment.