10 days in Slovenia Itinerary

10 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Ljubljana
— 1 night
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Celje
— 1 night
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Podčetrtek
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Novo Mesto
— 1 night
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Postojna
— 2 nights
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Piran
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Nova Gorica
— 1 night
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Bovec
— 1 night
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Bled
— 1 night
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Bohinjska Bistrica
— 1 night
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Ljubljana
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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 1st (Tue): snap pictures at Cobblers' Bridge, explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle, then get a sense of history and politics at Town Hall, then take in the views from Triple Bridge, and finally take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town. On the 2nd (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Ljubljana online trip itinerary maker.

Brussels, Belgium to Ljubljana is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. When traveling from Brussels in June, plan for somewhat warmer days in Ljubljana, with highs around 29°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Celje.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Neighborhoods
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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 2nd (Wed): walk around Laško Spa Park.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Celje online travel planner.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Celje takes an hour. In June, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Podčetrtek.

Things to do in Celje

Museums · Parks

Side Trip

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Podčetrtek

For most visitors on holiday in Podcetrtek, thermal waters remain the big draw.
On the 3rd (Thu), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Olimje Monastery and then identify plant and animal life at Jelenov Greben Homestead.

For reviews, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Podčetrtek trip planner.

Getting from Celje to Podčetrtek by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Podčetrtek are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to drive to Novo Mesto.

Things to do in Podčetrtek

Shopping · Historic Sites · Wildlife
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Novo Mesto

— 1 night
Novo Mesto is the city on a bend of the Krka River in the City Municipality of Novo Mesto in southeastern Slovenia, close to the border with Croatia. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Fri): play a few rounds at Golf Grad Otočec and then walk around Otočec Castle Park.

To see reviews, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our Novo Mesto trip itinerary site.

Traveling by car from Podčetrtek to Novo Mesto takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 15°C. On the 4th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Postojna.

Things to do in Novo Mesto

Nature · Outdoors · Parks · Golf
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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.
On the 4th (Fri), explore the fascinating underground world of Planina Cave. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle, Head underground at Škocjan Caves, and then make a trip to Museo Militare Di Pivka.

To see other places to visit, photos, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Postojna tour site.

Getting from Novo Mesto to Postojna by car takes about 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in June, and nighttime lows around 14°C. You'll have a few hours on the 6th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Piran.

Things to do in Postojna

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Piran

Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Sun): take in the waterfront at Port Piran, get curious at Magical World of Shells Museum, then relax and rejuvenate at Fish Spa Piran, and finally don't miss a visit to Tartini Square.

To see photos, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Piran trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Postojna to Piran takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Postojna in June, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 18°C in Piran. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can drive to Nova Gorica.

Things to do in Piran

Spas · Childrens Museums · Museums
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Nova Gorica

— 1 night
A trip to Nova Gorica takes you to the land between the Alps and the sea.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Mon): indulge your thirst for a good beer at Reservoir Dogs brewery and then head outdoors with Magma X.

For photos, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Nova Gorica day trip tool.

You can drive from Piran to Nova Gorica in 1.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and train; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Nova Gorica

Outdoors · Breweries & Distilleries
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Bovec

— 1 night
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Mon): make a trip to Italian Charnel House.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read Bovec trip planner.

Getting from Nova Gorica to Bovec by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Nova Gorica in June, things will get slightly colder in Bovec: highs are around 26°C and lows about 13°C. On the 8th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Bled.

Things to do in Bovec

Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Tue): hike along Vintgar Gorge and then explore the historical opulence of Bled Castle. On the next day, trek along Triglav National Park.

To see more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Bled trip planner.

Drive from Bovec to Bled in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. June in Bled sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 14°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Bohinjska Bistrica.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Side Trip

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Bohinjska Bistrica

— 1 night
Bohinjska Bistrica occupies a scenic spot at the foothills of the Julian Alps, near the picturesque Lake Bohinj.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Thu): admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj.

To find reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Bohinjska Bistrica day trip planning app.

Bohinjska Bistrica is very close to Bled. In June in Bohinjska Bistrica, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 13°C at night. On the 10th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Bohinjska Bistrica

Nature · Parks

Side Trip

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Ljubljana

On the 10th (Thu), contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River and then take in the views from Dragon Bridge.

To find other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Bohinjska Bistrica to Ljubljana in an hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Nature · Parks
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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.