10 days in Slovenia Itinerary

10 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia journey 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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Bled
— 2 nights
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Čatež ob Savi
— 1 night
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Podsreda
— 2 nights
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Mojstrana
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Laško
— 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), Head underground at Škocjan Caves, then explore the galleries of Military Museum Tabor, and then explore the activities along Cerknica Lake. Keep things going the next day: explore the historical opulence of Predjama Castle and then explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave.

For maps, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our Postojna online itinerary builder.

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. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Milan in August: high temperatures in Postojna hover around 31°C and lows are around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to travel to Predjama.

Things to do in Postojna

Nature · Parks · 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): pause for some serene contemplation at Cerkev Zalostne Matere bozje.

For reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Predjama trip maker.

Predjama is very close to Postojna. On the 9th (Sun), you'll travel 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.
On the 9th (Sun), take in the views from Triple Bridge and then take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll around Tivoli Park, find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, then step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle, then get a sense of history and politics at Town Hall, and finally take in the views from Dragon Bridge.

For reviews, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana trip builder.

Traveling by car from Predjama to Ljubljana takes an hour. In August, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can go by car to Bled.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Adventure · Tours
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Bled

— 2 nights
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Tue): step off the mainland to explore Bled Island, then trek along Vintgar Gorge, then explore the historical opulence of Bled Castle, and finally skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj.

To find ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Bled travel planner.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Bled takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Bled are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Čatež ob Savi.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

Side Trips

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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.
For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Čatež ob Savi trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Bled to Čatež ob Savi in 2 hours. In August in Čatež ob Savi, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 17°C at night. You will leave for Podsreda on the 13th (Thu).

Things to do in Čatež ob Savi

Museums · Historic Sites · Spas · Outdoors
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Podsreda

— 2 nights
Podsreda is a village in the Municipality of Kozje in eastern Slovenia. To find maps, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Podsreda road trip planning tool.

You can drive from Čatež ob Savi to Podsreda in an hour. In August, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 17°C. You will leave for Mojstrana on the 15th (Sat).

Things to do in Podsreda

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Wineries
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Mojstrana

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): see the interesting displays at Slovenian Alpine Museum and then admire the sheer force of Peričnik Falls.

To find maps, photos, reviews, and tourist information, use the Mojstrana driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Podsreda to Mojstrana takes 2.5 hours. Traveling from Podsreda in August, expect Mojstrana to be little chillier, temps between 28°C and 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can drive to Laško.

Things to do in Mojstrana

Nature · Museums · Parks
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Laško

— 1 night
Nestled on the banks of the Savinja River, Lasko is both a spa town and home to the country's largest and most famous brewery.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sun): test your team's savvy at Enigmarium Escape Room Lasko and then see the interesting displays at The Photographic Studio of Josip Pelikan.

To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Laško online sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Mojstrana to Laško takes 2 hours. While traveling from Mojstrana, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Laško, ranging from highs of 32°C to lows of 17°C. On the 16th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Laško

Fun & Games · Museums

Side Trip

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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.