10 days in Slovenia Itinerary

10 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Drive to Bled
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Bled
— 3 nights
Drive
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Piran
— 1 night
Drive
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Postojna
— 1 night
Drive
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Ljubljana
— 3 nights
Shuttle
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Maribor
Drive to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Fly to Bang Bo

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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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Parasailing & Paragliding and Triglav National Park. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bled: Bohinjsko Jezero (Vogel & Lake Bohinj) and Mostnica Gorge (in Stara Fužina). There's much more to do: hike along Vintgar Gorge, steep yourself in history at Old Town Centre of Radovljica, and explore the historical opulence of Bled Castle.

To find ratings, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Bled road trip planner.

Bang Bo, Thailand to Bled is an approximately 18.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Indochina Time (ICT) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -6 hour difference. When traveling from Bang Bo in July, plan for a bit cooler days and cooler nights in Bled: temperatures range from 32°C by day to 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 1 — 4:

Piran

— 1 night
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
On the 5th (Mon), pause for some serene contemplation at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower, make a trip to Walls of Piran, get curious at Magical World of Shells Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, and finally don't miss a visit to Tartini Square.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read our Piran itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Bled to Piran takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Bled in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Piran, with lows of 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can drive to Postojna.

Things to do in Piran

Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 4 — 5:

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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Tue): explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, explore the historical opulence of Predjama Castle, and then learn about winemaking at Boris Lisjak Winery.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Postojna trip planner.

You can drive from Piran to Postojna in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Piran in July, things will get slightly colder in Postojna: highs are around 32°C and lows about 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Postojna

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Wineries

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 5 — 6:

Ljubljana

— 3 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Nature & Wildlife Tours and Tivoli Park. There's much more to do: wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas, appreciate the extensive heritage of Cankarjevo Nabrežje, and snap pictures at Triple Bridge.

For maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Ljubljana travel planner.

You can drive from Postojna to Ljubljana in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In July in Ljubljana, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to take a shuttle to Maribor.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jul 6 — 9:

Maribor

Cycling may be one of the best ways to tour Maribor, a great base for exploring the surrounding area and conquering Pohorje Mountains.
To find other places to visit, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Maribor route planner.

Traveling by shuttle from Ljubljana to Maribor takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July in Maribor, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 18°C at night. On the 9th (Fri), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Maribor

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Outdoors
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Slovenia travel guide

4.2
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.

Inner Carniola Region travel guide

4.4
Caves · Castles · Wine Tours & Tastings
The Inner Carniola Region is one of the country's most popular spots for outdoor recreation and home to several famous caves and castles. Originally ruled by the House of Habsburg in the 14th century, this heavily wooded area is also known by its Slovenian name, Notranjska. At its center lies the town of Postojna, which has developed significantly since the cave of the same name became one of Slovenia's most well-known tourist sites. Visitors also come to see Sneznik Castle and experience boat trips through Krizna cave.