10 days in Slovenia Itinerary

10 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Maribor
— 2 nights
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Piran
— 1 night
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Bled
— 3 nights
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Ljubljana
— 3 nights
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Maribor

— 2 nights
Cycling may be one of the best ways to tour Maribor, a great base for exploring the surrounding area and conquering Pohorje Mountains.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): stroll around City Park, then don't miss a visit to Church of St. George, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Garden of University of Maribor. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Thu): savor the flavors at Big Guy's Wine Tour, stroll around Three Ponds, and then do a tasting at Vinogradi Horvat - Vineyards Horvat.

To find other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Maribor tour planner.

Memmingen, Germany to Maribor is an approximately 6-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. In September in Maribor, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Maribor

Parks · Wineries · Tours · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Piran

— 1 night
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 10th (Fri): make a trip to Walls of Piran, then get a new perspective on nature at Magical World of Shells Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, and finally make a trip to Tartini Square.

For photos, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read our Piran trip itinerary tool.

You can drive from Maribor to Piran in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Maribor in September, with highs in Piran at 28°C and lows at 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can go by car to Bled.

Things to do in Piran

Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums
Find places to stay Sep 10 — 11:

Bled

— 3 nights
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bled: Bovec (Soča Valley & Zipline) and Bohinjsko Jezero (Church of St John the Baptist & Lake Bohinj). Spend the 11th (Sat) exploring nature at Triglav National Park. And it doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at Vintgar Gorge, step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and get engrossed in the history at Museum of Hostages.

To find maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Bled sightseeing planning site.

Drive from Piran to Bled in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Piran in September: high temperatures in Bled hover around 24°C and lows are around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

Side Trips

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Ljubljana

— 3 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Explore Ljubljana's surroundings by going to Škocjan Caves (in Škocjan) and Postojna (Postojna Cave, Predjama Castle, &more). And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, snap pictures at Cobblers' Bridge, contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas.

To see where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Ljubljana trip maker.

Getting from Bled to Ljubljana by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in September, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 14 — 17:

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.