10 days in Slovenia Itinerary

10 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia trip planner

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Fly to Trieste, Shuttle to Ljubljana
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Ljubljana
— 1 night
Drive
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Bled
— 1 night
Drive
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive
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Bovec
Drive
5
Postojna
— 1 night
Drive
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Škocjan
— 1 night
Drive
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Piran
— 3 nights
Drive to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Fly to Licenciado Benito Juarez International Airport

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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.
On the 1st (Wed), get to know the fascinating history of Cankarjevo Nabrežje, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas, then get outside with Outdoor Activities, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Galerija Fotografija.

To find reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana day trip site.

Mexico City, Mexico to Ljubljana is an approximately 19-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also fly. The time zone difference when traveling from Mexico City to Ljubljana is 7 hours. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Mexico City in September; daily highs in Ljubljana reach 23°C and lows reach 11°C. On the 2nd (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Bled.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Adventure
Find places to stay Aug 31 — Sep 2:

Bled

— 1 night
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, explore the historical opulence of Bled Castle, and then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Martin's Parish Church.

To see photos, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Bled tour builder website.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Bled in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September, daytime highs in Bled are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Winter Sports
Find places to stay Sep 2 — 3:

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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): explore the activities along Lake Bohinj.

To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Bohinjsko Jezero trip builder site.

Bohinjsko Jezero is just a stone's throw from Bled. In September, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Bovec.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks · Nature · Winter Sports · Outdoors

Side Trip

Find places to stay Sep 3 — 4:

Bovec

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
To see ratings, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read our Bovec attractions planning website.

Traveling by car from Bohinjsko Jezero to Bovec takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Bovec are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can go by car to Postojna.

Things to do in Bovec

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Adventure
Find places to stay Sep 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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sun): explore the historical opulence of Predjama Castle, pause for some serene contemplation at Cerkev Zalostne Matere bozje, then deepen your knowledge of military history at Military Museum Tabor, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Cerknica Lake.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Postojna trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Bovec to Postojna in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. In September in Postojna, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Škocjan.

Things to do in Postojna

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 4 — 5:

Škocjan

— 1 night
Most people visit Skocjan to tour the famed caves, one of Slovenia's top attractions.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Nanos Plateau and then explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves.

To find more things to do and tourist information, refer to the Škocjan trip planner.

Škocjan is just a stone's throw from Postojna. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can drive to Piran.

Things to do in Škocjan

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors

Side Trip

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Sergej Mašera Maritime Museum, learn more about the world around you at Magical World of Shells Museum, examine the collection at Hitchhikers Museum, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Church, then shop like a local with Tartini's House, and finally take an in-depth tour of Tonina House. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, stroll through Portorož Beach, admire the striking features of Praetorian Palace, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower, then take in the exciting artwork at Loza Gallery, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Strunjan Nature Reserve.

To find maps, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Piran attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Škocjan to Piran takes an hour. In September in Piran, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 17°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Piran

Museums · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 6 — 9:

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.