10 days in Mediterranean & Karst Slovenia & Brda Itinerary

10 days in Mediterranean & Karst Slovenia & Brda Itinerary

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Piran
— 2 nights
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Portorož
— 2 nights
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Postojna
— 2 nights
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Dobrovo
— 3 nights
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Piran

— 2 nights
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Piran is known for historic sites, childrens museums, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Francis of Assisi, get curious at Magical World of Shells Museum, and discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

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Memmingen, Germany to Piran is an approximately 7-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Memmingen in August, expect Piran to be somewhat warmer, temps between 34°C and 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Portorož.

Things to do in Piran

Museums · Historic Sites · Spas · Childrens Museums
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Portorož

— 2 nights
A resort town on the country's scenic Adriatic coastline, Portoroz offers many spas with all kinds of therapeutic treatments, many based on the brine and mud from the area's salt pans.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Fri): walk around Sečovlje Salina Nature Park, then kick back and relax at Strunjan Nature Reserve, and then stroll through Portorož Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the landmark architecture of Taverna Koper, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower, admire the landmark architecture of Praetorian Palace, get a taste of the local shopping with Loza Gallery, then pause for some serene contemplation at Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity, and finally make a trip to Chiesetta Romanica Con Danza Macabra.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Portorož trip tool.

Portorož is just a stone's throw from Piran. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in August, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to drive to Postojna.

Things to do in Portorož

Parks · Wildlife · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Postojna

— 2 nights
With its friendly atmosphere, breathtaking landscapes, natural phenomena, and historical monuments, Postojna offers everything you need for a peaceful vacation or a quick getaway from the city.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sun): tour the stables at Lipica Stud Farm, then Head underground at Škocjan Caves, and then brush up on your military savvy at Military Museum Tabor. Here are some ideas for day two: look for gifts at Guštarna, explore the historical opulence of Predjama Castle, then contemplate the waterfront views at Vipava River Spring, and finally explore the fascinating underground world of Cross Cave.

For maps, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Postojna day trip website.

Traveling by car from Portorož to Postojna takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Portorož in August, things will get slightly colder in Postojna: highs are around 31°C and lows about 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Dobrovo.

Things to do in Postojna

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

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Dobrovo

— 3 nights
Near the Italian border, Dobrovo remains a small settlement in a region known for its hilly orchards, vineyards, and olive groves.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Dobrovo: Lepa Vida Boutique Winery (in Šempas) and Tolmin (Tolmin Gorge & Tolmin Castle on Kozlov Rob). There's still lots to do: learn about winemaking at Bjana, don't miss a visit to Šmartno, snap pictures at Kanal Bridge, and stroll around Sabotin - Peace Park.

For reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Dobrovo trip itinerary planning website.

You can drive from Postojna to Dobrovo in an hour. Traveling from Postojna in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Dobrovo, with lows of 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Dobrovo

Wineries · Parks · Nature · Casinos

Side Trips

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