11 days in Slovenia Itinerary

11 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia trip planner

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Ljubljana
— 2 nights
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Škocjan
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Predjama
— 1 night
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Celje
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Maribor
— 1 night
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Kamnik
— 1 night
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Škofja Loka
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Srednja vas v Bohinju
— 2 nights
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Bled
— 1 night
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Bovec
— 2 nights
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Kobarid
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Tolmin
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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.
Spend the 5th (Tue) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's still lots to do: take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle, explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, and visit Metelkova.

To see maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana itinerary maker website.

Venice, Italy to Ljubljana is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Venice in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Ljubljana, with lows of 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can drive to Škocjan.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Neighborhoods
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Škocjan

Most people visit Skocjan to tour the famed caves, one of Slovenia's top attractions.
To see more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Škocjan trip website.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Škocjan in an hour. You'll set off for Predjama on the 6th (Wed).

Things to do in Škocjan

Nature · Parks · Fun & Games
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Predjama

— 1 night
Predjama is a small settlement in the Municipality of Postojna in the Inner Carniola region of Slovenia.LandmarksCastlePredjama Castle, a Renaissance castle and a major tourist attraction in Slovenia, is located at the mouth of a cave just above the settlement.ChurchOur Lady of Sorows Church in the settlement is a chapel of ease of the Parish of Studeno. To see other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Predjama road trip app.

Drive from Škocjan to Predjama in an hour. On the 7th (Thu), you're off to Celje.

Things to do in Predjama

Nature · Trails · Outdoors · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Apr 6 — 7:

Celje

An old city with a modern vibe, Celje features a castle and historical town center, surrounded by a green landscpe tailor-made for an exciting and active holiday.
To see traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Celje attractions planning site.

Traveling by car from Predjama to Celje takes 2 hours. April in Celje sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 6°C at night. You'll set off for Maribor on the 7th (Thu).

Things to do in Celje

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Outdoors
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Maribor

— 1 night
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 7th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Maribor Cathedral, then take in the dramatic natural features at Pyramid Archaeological Site, and then walk around Three Ponds.

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Traveling by car from Celje to Maribor takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in April, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Kamnik.

Things to do in Maribor

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
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Kamnik

— 1 night
History buffs can spend their entire Kamnik vacation soaking in the town's medieval appeal at two castles, monastery, and lively streets packed with artisanal workshops.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Fri): admire the striking features of Little Castle, stroll around Volčji Potok Arboretum, and then take in the awesome beauty at Velika Planina.

To see reviews, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Kamnik trip itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Maribor to Kamnik takes 1.5 hours. In April in Kamnik, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can travel to Škofja Loka.

Things to do in Kamnik

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

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Škofja Loka

Skofja Loka works great as a starting point for explorations into the Julian Alps, very near the country's capital Ljubljana.
Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Škofja Loka using our trip planner.

Getting from Kamnik to Škofja Loka by car takes about an hour. In April in Škofja Loka, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 5°C at night. On the 9th (Sat), you're off to Srednja vas v Bohinju.

Things to do in Škofja Loka

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Outdoors
Find places to stay Apr 9 — 10:

Srednja vas v Bohinju

— 2 nights
On the 9th (Sat), take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St John the Baptist. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Sun): take in the awesome beauty at Planina Zajamniki, then take in the dramatic scenery at Mostnica Gorge, then take in the awesome beauty at Vogel, and finally take an in-depth tour of Oplen House Museum.

For ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Srednja vas v Bohinju online driving holiday planner.

Drive from Škofja Loka to Srednja vas v Bohinju in 1.5 hours. In April in Srednja vas v Bohinju, expect temperatures between 16°C during the day and 4°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to travel to Bled.

Things to do in Srednja vas v Bohinju

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 9 — 11:

Bled

— 1 night
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Mon): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Triglav National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: hike along Vintgar Gorge, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, and then fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

To see ratings, reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Bled day trip planning site.

Bled is very close to Srednja vas v Bohinju. April in Bled sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors · Trails · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

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Bovec

— 2 nights
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Wed): take in the dramatic scenery at Boka Waterfall, admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley, and then take in breathtaking views at Virje Waterfall. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Thu): sample the tasty concoctions at Thirsty River Brewing, then let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, and then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Bovec trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Bled to Bovec takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can go by car to Kobarid.

Things to do in Bovec

Nature · Parks · Adventure · Tours
Find places to stay Apr 12 — 14:

Kobarid

At the very heart of picturesque Soca Valley, Kobarid delivers some of the most stunning views of Slovenia's highest peaks, as well as a chance to enjoy some exciting alpine rivers.
To find other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Kobarid trip planner.

Kobarid is very close to Bovec. In April in Kobarid, expect temperatures between 16°C during the day and 4°C at night. On the 14th (Thu), you're off to Tolmin.

Things to do in Kobarid

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Parks
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Tolmin

At the picturesque confluence of two rivers, Tolmin offers quick access to a range of exciting outdoor activities.
To see reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Tolmin driving holiday planner.

Tolmin is just a stone's throw from Kobarid. Traveling from Kobarid in April, expect Tolmin to be a bit warmer, temps between 21°C and 9°C. You'll set off for home on the 14th (Thu).

Things to do in Tolmin

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Apr 14 — 15:

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.