10 days in Slovenia Itinerary

10 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Drive to Bohinjsko Jezero
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 4 nights
— 2 nights
— 1 night
— 2 nights


Bohinjsko Jezero — 4 nights

The mirror-like waters of the largest glacial lake in Slovenia make Bohinjsko Jezero one of the most popular tourist attractions in the country.
Get in touch with nature at Triglav National Park and Vogel. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Savica Waterfall and Church of St John the Baptist. Change things up with a short trip to Royal Bled Golf Course in Lesce (about 40 minutes away).

To see photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Bohinjsko Jezero attractions site.

Beirut, Lebanon to Bohinjsko Jezero is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of flight and car. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Beirut to Bohinjsko Jezero due to the time zone difference. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Beirut in April, with highs in Bohinjsko Jezero at 16°C and lows at 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to drive to Rateče.
Outdoors · Nature · Parks · Trails
Side Trips
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Rateče — 2 nights

Rateče is a village in the Municipality of Kranjska Gora, in the far northwest corner of Slovenia. Start off your visit on the 8th (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Planica Valley, then take in the dramatic scenery at Martuljek Waterfalls, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Jasna.

For photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Rateče trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by car from Bohinjsko Jezero to Rateče takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 16°C in April, and nighttime lows around 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can go by car to Portorož.
Parks · Wildlife · Nature
Side Trips
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Portorož — 1 night

A resort town on the country's scenic Adriatic coastline, Portoroz offers many spas with all kinds of therapeutic treatments, many based on the brine and mud from the area's salt pans.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Walls of Piran and then kick back and relax at Portorož Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: do a tasting at Vinakoper, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower, then admire the striking features of Praetorian Palace, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church.

To see reviews, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read our Portorož trip planner.

Traveling by car from Rateče to Portorož takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus, train, and shuttle. Traveling from Rateče in April, expect Portorož to be a bit warmer, temps between 21°C and 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Ljubljana.
Beaches · Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites
Side Trips
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Ljubljana — 2 nights

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 11th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Franciscan Church of the Annunciation, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas, take in the views from Butcher's Bridge, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, then snap pictures at Dragon Bridge, and finally take a stroll through Metelkova. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the activities along Ljubljanica River and then let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

For reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Portorož to Ljubljana takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Portorož in April since evenings lows in Ljubljana dip to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to fly back home.
Tours · Fun & Games · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites
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Slovenia travel guide

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.