11 days in Slovenia Itinerary

11 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Klagenfurt, Train to Tarvisio Boscoverde, Drive to Bovec
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Bovec
— 1 day
Drive
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Soča
— 1 night
Drive
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Piran
— 1 night
Taxi
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Portorož
— 1 night
Drive
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Secovlje
— 1 night
Drive
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Škocjan
— 1 night
Drive
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Postojna
— 1 night
Drive
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive
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Bled
— 2 nights
Drive
10
Ljubljana
— 1 night
Shuttle to Trieste, Fly to Dusseldorf

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Bovec — 1 day

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
On the 25th (Mon), paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour and then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

Plan my day in Bovec using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Dusseldorf, Germany to Bovec is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight, train, and car. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In April, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Soča.
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Adventure · Outdoors · Tours
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Soča — 1 night

Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): contemplate the waterfront views at Source of the Soča River, make a trip to Šmartno, and then learn about winemaking at Bjana.

Planning Soča trip won't be overwhelming when you use Inspirock's itinerary maker.

Getting from Bovec to Soča by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Bovec in April: high temperatures in Soča hover around 22°C and lows are around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Piran.
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Parks · Nature · Wineries
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.
On the 27th (Wed), view the masterpieces at Nika's Tiny House, don't miss a visit to Walls of Piran, then get a new perspective on nature at Magical World of Shells Museum, and finally make a trip to Tartini Square.

For traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Piran tour itinerary planning website.

Drive from Soča to Piran in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In April in Piran, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Portorož.
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Museums · Shopping · Childrens Museums
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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.
On the 28th (Thu), examine the collection at Izolana - House of the Sea, then walk around Park Pietro Coppo, then kick back and relax at Strunjan Nature Reserve, and finally stroll around Forma Viva.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Portorož tour planning website.

Portorož is just a stone's throw from Piran. In April, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can go by car to Secovlje.
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Parks · Beaches · Wildlife · Museums
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Secovlje — 1 night

Kick off your visit on the 29th (Fri): get engrossed in the history at Tonina House and then walk around Sečovlje Salina Nature Park.

For ratings, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Secovlje vacation maker tool.

Secovlje is very close to Portorož. April in Secovlje sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to drive to Škocjan.
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Škocjan — 1 night

Most people visit Skocjan to tour the famed caves, one of Slovenia's top attractions.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Sat): Head underground at Škocjan Caves.

To find where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Škocjan online trip builder.

Getting from Secovlje to Škocjan by car takes about an hour. Other options: drive. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Postojna.
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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 1st (Sun): explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, explore the historical opulence of Predjama Castle, and then Head underground at Planina Cave.

For photos, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Postojna road trip planning website.

Postojna is just a stone's throw from Škocjan. April in Postojna sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.
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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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, then take in the awesome beauty at Vogel, then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj.

To see maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Bohinjsko Jezero trip builder site.

You can drive from Postojna to Bohinjsko Jezero in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in May, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Bled.
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Bled — 2 nights

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
On the 3rd (Tue), head off the coast to Bled Island, then explore the historical opulence of Bled Castle, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Vintgar Gorge, and finally fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at Triglav National Park.

To find reviews, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read Bled trip itinerary maker website.

Bled is very close to Bohinjsko Jezero. In May, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to drive to 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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Thu): explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, snap pictures at Triple Bridge, stop by Ljubljana Old Town, then ponder the world of politics at Town Hall, and finally step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle.

To see photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana travel planner.

Getting from Bled to Ljubljana by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In May, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.
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Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Parks · Nature
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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.
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