11 days in Slovenia Itinerary

11 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Bled
— 3 nights
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Maribor
— 2 nights
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Postojna
— 2 nights
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Kranjska Gora
— 3 nights
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Bled

— 3 nights
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Change things up with these side-trips from Bled: Bohinjsko Jezero (Vogel, Lake Bohinj, &more). Spend the 17th (Tue) exploring nature at Triglav National Park. And it doesn't end there: fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, hike along Vintgar Gorge, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Straža Bled.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Bled sightseeing website.

Florence, Italy to Bled is an approximately 5.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or take a train. Traveling from Florence in August, expect Bled to be a bit cooler, temps between 31°C and 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can drive to Maribor.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Trails

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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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Old Vine House, admire the striking features of Vetrinjski dvor, and then awaken your taste buds at Big Guy's Wine Tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, then make a trip to Lutkovno gledalisce Maribor, and then do a tasting at Vinogradi Horvat - Vineyards Horvat.

For ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Maribor trip itinerary planning tool.

Drive from Bled to Maribor in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in August, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to drive to Postojna.

Things to do in Maribor

Wineries · Tours · Spas · Museums

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Postojna

— 2 nights
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.
On the 22nd (Sun), visit the horses at Lipica Stud Farm, then explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, and then brush up on your military savvy at Military Museum Tabor. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, then step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle, then stop by Guštarna, and finally get your bearings at Tourist Information Centre - Galerija.

For reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Postojna trip planner.

You can drive from Maribor to Postojna in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to drive to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Postojna

Nature · Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Kranjska Gora

— 3 nights
A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
Get out of town with these interesting Kranjska Gora side-trips: Bovec (Kayaking & Canoeing & Zipline) and Kobarid (Kozjak Waterfall & Kobarid Museum). And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Vršič Pass, make a trip to The Russian Chapel, and explore the activities along Lake Jasna.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Kranjska Gora route planner.

Traveling by car from Postojna to Kranjska Gora takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, daytime highs in Kranjska Gora are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. On the 26th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Adventure · Outdoors · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

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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.