10 days in Slovenia Itinerary

10 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia trip planner

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Postojna
— 1 night
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Predjama
— 1 night
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Ljubljana
— 1 night
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Čatež ob Savi
— 1 night
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Podsreda
— 1 night
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Škofja Loka
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Bled
— 3 nights
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Mojstrana
— 1 night
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Postojna

— 1 night
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.
On the 7th (Fri), awaken your taste buds at Vino Zorz, then Head underground at Škocjan Caves, and then brush up on your military savvy at Military Museum Tabor. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Sat): explore the historical opulence of Predjama Castle and then explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Postojna trip itinerary builder tool.

Milan, Italy to Postojna is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or take a train. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Milan in August, with highs in Postojna at 31°C and lows at 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to travel to Predjama.

Things to do in Postojna

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

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Predjama

— 1 night
Predjama is a small settlement in the Municipality of Postojna in the Inner Carniola region of Slovenia.LandmarksCastlePredjama Castle, a Renaissance castle and a major tourist attraction in Slovenia, is located at the mouth of a cave just above the settlement.ChurchOur Lady of Sorows Church in the settlement is a chapel of ease of the Parish of Studeno. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cerkev Zalostne Matere bozje.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Predjama journey website.

Predjama is just a stone's throw from Postojna. On the 9th (Sun), you're off to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Predjama

Historic Sites
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Ljubljana

— 1 night
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sun): snap pictures at Triple Bridge and then take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town. Keep things going the next day: stroll around Tivoli Park, glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, then don't miss a visit to Ljubljana Castle, then ponder the world of politics at Town Hall, and finally take in the views from Dragon Bridge.

To see reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Ljubljana trip itinerary maker app.

Getting from Predjama to Ljubljana by car takes about an hour. In August, daily temperatures in Ljubljana can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can travel to Čatež ob Savi.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors
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Čatež ob Savi

— 1 night
Located at the confluence of the Sava and Krka rivers in eastern Slovenia, the small village of Catez ob Savi attracts various types of tourists.
To see ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Čatež ob Savi online travel route builder.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Čatež ob Savi in 1.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 17°C. You will leave for Podsreda on the 11th (Tue).

Things to do in Čatež ob Savi

Museums · Historic Sites · Spas · Parks
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Podsreda

— 1 night
Podsreda is a village in the Municipality of Kozje in eastern Slovenia. To find maps, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Podsreda driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Čatež ob Savi to Podsreda takes an hour. In August in Podsreda, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 17°C at night. You will leave for Škofja Loka on the 12th (Wed).

Things to do in Podsreda

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Wineries
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Škofja Loka

Skofja Loka works great as a starting point for explorations into the Julian Alps, very near the country's capital Ljubljana.
On the 12th (Wed), admire the striking features of Tavčar Manor and then hike along Mount Blegoš.

For reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Škofja Loka journey planner.

Traveling by car from Podsreda to Škofja Loka takes 2 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Škofja Loka can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can go by car to Bled.

Things to do in Škofja Loka

Trails · Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites
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Bled

— 3 nights
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
When in Bled, make a side trip to see Lake Bohinj in Bohinjsko Jezero, approximately Bohinjsko Jezero away. Spend the 14th (Fri) exploring nature at Triglav National Park. Next up on the itinerary: trek along Vintgar Gorge, step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, step off the mainland to explore Bled Island, and get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read Bled holiday builder site.

Getting from Škofja Loka to Bled by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Mojstrana.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

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Mojstrana

— 1 night
Take a trip to Mojstrana to use the town as a convenient base for explorations into the Julian Alps.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): admire the sheer force of Peričnik Falls.

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Mojstrana online trip maker.

Mojstrana is just a stone's throw from Bled. August in Mojstrana sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Mojstrana

Parks · Nature
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Slovenia travel guide

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Castles · Bodies of Water · Caves
Sunny Side of the Alps
From snowcapped Alpine peaks to sandy Adriatic beaches, a trip to Slovenia is like taking several vacations at once. Whatever the season, the country offers enticing natural attractions, all close at hand, including thick forests, scenic valleys, cave systems, waterfalls, lakes, and the Adriatic coast. For those seeking an active holiday, you'll fine an abundance of ski slopes, trails to hike, roads to bike, and rocks to climb. Pay a visit to some of Slovenia's spa resorts and take advantage of the fresh mountain air and thermal waters. Various castles, churches, and historical towns--many of which are fully preserved--tell stories of the country's past. In Slovenia's major cities, admire the architecture, explore the local arts, visit museums, and chat with the locals over a cup of coffee. Slovenian cuisine offers a blend of Alpine and Mediterranean tastes and is definitely worth trying, along with the country's wines.