10 days in Slovenia Itinerary

10 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Zagreb, Shuttle to Ljubljana
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Ljubljana
— 6 nights
Drive
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Piran
— 3 nights
Drive to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Fly to Kolkata (Calcutta)

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Ljubljana — 6 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Get out of town with these interesting Ljubljana side-trips: Bled (Ojstrica, Bled Island, &more), Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje) and Postojna (Guštarna, Postojna Cave, &more). There's lots more to do: take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, stroll around Tivoli Park, and test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

For reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Ljubljana trip tool.

Kolkata (Calcutta), India to Ljubljana is an approximately 19-hour combination of flight and shuttle. The time zone difference when traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) to Ljubljana is minus 4.5 hours. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) in May; daily highs in Ljubljana reach 23°C and lows reach 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can go by car to Piran.
Parks · Tours · Historic Sites · Outdoors
Side Trips
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Piran — 3 nights

Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
On the 13th (Fri), take in the exciting artwork at Loza Gallery, then Head underground at Škocjan Caves, and then brush up on your military savvy at Military Museum Tabor. Here are some ideas for day two: indulge in some personalized pampering at Fish Spa Piran, then make a trip to Tartini Square, then take a leisurely stroll along Port Piran, and finally learn more about the world around you at Magical World of Shells Museum.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Piran trip maker tool.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Piran in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Piran when traveling from Ljubljana in May, with lows around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.
Museums · Nature · Parks · Shopping
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.