10 days in Slovenia Itinerary

10 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia visit planner

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Kranjska Gora
— 1 night
Drive
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Bled
— 1 night
Drive
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Ljubljana
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive
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Kranj
— 1 night
Drive
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Celje
— 1 night
Drive
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Stahovica
— 2 nights

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Kranjska Gora

— 1 night
A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Wed): admire the verdant scenery at Zgornjesavska Valley, then explore the activities along Lake Jasna, then don't miss a visit to The Russian Chapel, and finally identify plant and animal life at Vršič Pass.

To find traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Kranjska Gora road trip tool.

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major aiport is Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport. In August, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Bled.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Nature · Wildlife
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Bled

— 1 night
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
On the 12th (Thu), glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, and then stroll through Vintgar Gorge.

To see where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Bled trip builder.

Getting from Kranjska Gora to Bled by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Bled are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can go by car to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors · Adventure · Tours · Parks

Side Trip

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Ljubljana

— 2 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
On the 13th (Fri), snap pictures at Cobblers' Bridge, explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle, ponder the world of politics at Town Hall, wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, then snap pictures at Triple Bridge, and finally take in the views from Dragon Bridge. On your second day here, Head underground at Postojna Cave, explore the historical opulence of Predjama Castle, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River.

To see maps, reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the Ljubljana tour itinerary planning site.

Getting from Bled to Ljubljana by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Ljubljana are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can go by car to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

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Bohinjsko Jezero

— 1 night
The mirror-like waters of the largest glacial lake in Slovenia make Bohinjsko Jezero one of the most popular tourist attractions in the country.
On the 15th (Sun), take in the dramatic scenery at Mostnica Gorge, take in the awesome beauty at Vogel, then admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall, and finally explore the activities along Lake Bohinj.

For more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, use the Bohinjsko Jezero online sightseeing planner.

Drive from Ljubljana to Bohinjsko Jezero in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, daytime highs in Bohinjsko Jezero are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Kranj.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks · Nature · Transportation · Winter Sports

Side Trip

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Kranj

— 1 night
The capital of Slovenia's Alps, Kranj allows you to stand with one foot in the nature and another in a town that's both a cultural center and a base for outdoor activities.
On the 16th (Mon), contemplate the long history of Mary's Shrine with St. Rocco and St. Anthony, take in the views from Capuchin Bridge, then browse the exhibits of Škofja Loka Castle, and finally make a trip to Tunnels Under Old Kranj.

To find where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Kranj online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Bohinjsko Jezero to Kranj takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Kranj are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Celje.

Things to do in Kranj

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

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Celje

— 1 night
An old city with a modern vibe, Celje features a castle and historical town center, surrounded by a green landscpe tailor-made for an exciting and active holiday.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Tue): pause for some photo ops at Tito Statue, admire the local landmark of Green Gold Beer Fountain, then see the interesting displays at Celje Regional Museum, and finally make a trip to Lake Šmartno.

For where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read our Celje trip tool.

You can drive from Kranj to Celje in 1.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and shuttle; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Stahovica.

Things to do in Celje

Museums

Side Trips

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Stahovica

— 2 nights
Most visitors take a trip to Strahovica to access a popular hiking area, magical in all seasons.
When in Stahovica, make a side trip to see Solčava Panoramic Road in Solčava, approximately Solčava away. Next up on the itinerary: stroll around Logar Valley Landscape Park, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Little Castle, examine the collection at Preskar Museum, and take in the awesome beauty at Velika Planina.

For reviews, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Stahovica trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Celje to Stahovica takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. August in Stahovica sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 15°C at night.

Things to do in Stahovica

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Scenic Drive

Side Trips

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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.