10 days in Postojna, Koper & Maribor-Pohorje Itinerary

10 days in Postojna, Koper & Maribor-Pohorje Itinerary

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Postojna
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Koper
— 4 nights
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Maribor
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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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Postojna: Lipica Stud Farm (in Lipica), Cross Cave (in Grahovo) and Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum (in Idrija). There's still lots to do: Head underground at Postojna Cave, take in the exciting artwork at Tourist Information Centre - Galerija, stop by Guštarna, and admire the natural beauty at Sežana Botanical Garden.

To see more things to do and tourist information, you can read our Postojna tour itinerary maker tool.

Budapest, Hungary to Postojna is an approximately 5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of shuttle and bus; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Postojna can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can go by car to Koper.

Things to do in Postojna

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trips

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Koper

— 4 nights
A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
Change things up with these side-trips from Koper: Tolmin Gorge (in Tolmin) and Kozjak Waterfall (in Kobarid). Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower, admire the local landmark of Da Ponte Fountain, kick back and relax at Portorož Beach, and don't miss a visit to Piazza Tito.

To see photos, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Koper road trip planning website.

Getting from Postojna to Koper by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Postojna in October; daily highs in Koper reach 22°C and lows reach 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can drive to Maribor.

Things to do in Koper

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Maribor

— 3 nights
Cycling may be one of the best ways to tour Maribor, a great base for exploring the surrounding area and conquering Pohorje Mountains.
Maribor is known for museums, historic sites, and nature. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at Old Vine House, relax and rejuvenate at Perfect Body, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Maribor Cathedral, and buy something for everyone on your list at Europark Maribor.

To see photos, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Maribor trip planner.

Traveling by car from Koper to Maribor takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Koper in October, expect Maribor to be a bit cooler, temps between 19°C and 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Maribor

Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Winter Sports
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