11 days in Slovenia Itinerary

11 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Drive
1
Piran
— 1 night
Drive
2
Nova Gorica
— 1 night
Drive
3
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive
4
Kranjska Gora
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Maribor
— 1 night
Shuttle
6
Ljubljana
— 4 nights
Shuttle to Trieste, Fly to Milan Linate

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sat): engage your brain at Magical World of Shells Museum, relax and rejuvenate at Fish Spa Piran, and then stop by Nika's Tiny House. On your second day here, stroll around Park Pietro Coppo, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity, and then sample the fine beverages at Histria Botanica.

To find traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Piran trip itinerary tool.

Milan, Italy to Piran is an approximately 5.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. In February, plan for daily highs up to 12°C, and evening lows to 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to drive to Nova Gorica.

Things to do in Piran

Classes · Breweries & Distilleries · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Feb 20 — 21:

Nova Gorica

— 1 night
A trip to Nova Gorica takes you to the land between the Alps and the sea.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): walk around Ferrari Garden, then sample the tasty concoctions at Gallus Craft & Draft Beer Bar, then sample the tasty concoctions at Reservoir Dogs brewery, and finally head outdoors with Magma X.

For ratings, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Nova Gorica trip planner.

Traveling by car from Piran to Nova Gorica takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and train; or take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can go by car to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Nova Gorica

Breweries & Distilleries · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Feb 21 — 22:

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 23rd (Tue): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj, then take in the awesome beauty at Planina Zajamniki, then stroll the grounds of Ukanc Military Cemetery, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Vogel.

For maps, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read our Bohinjsko Jezero driving holiday planning website.

You can drive from Nova Gorica to Bohinjsko Jezero in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. In February, Bohinjsko Jezero is slightly colder than Nova Gorica - with highs of 3°C and lows of -3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to go by car to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Nature · Parks · Winter Sports · Transportation

Side Trip

Find places to stay Feb 22 — 23:

Kranjska Gora

— 2 nights
A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Wed): fly down the slopes at Intersport Bernik, fly down the slopes at Smučarska Šola ASK Kranjska Gora, then admire the verdant scenery at Zgornjesavska Valley, and finally make a trip to Three Country Border. On the 25th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: identify plant and animal life at Vršič Pass, identify plant and animal life at Planica Valley, then hit the slopes at Planica Nordic Centre & Zipline, and finally make a trip to Tromeja -Triple border.

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Kranjska Gora trip itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Bohinjsko Jezero to Kranjska Gora takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to 3°C, and evening lows to -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Maribor.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Winter Sports · Outdoors · Wildlife
Find places to stay Feb 23 — 25:

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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Fri): stop by Vino Valdhuber, get outside with Mariborski Otok, then hit the slopes at Mariborsko Pohorje Ski Resort, and finally relax and rejuvenate at Perfect Body.

For maps, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Maribor vacation builder site.

Drive from Kranjska Gora to Maribor in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. February in Maribor sees daily highs of 7°C and lows of -2°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to take a shuttle to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Maribor

Outdoors · Shopping · Winter Sports · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Feb 25 — 26:

Ljubljana

— 4 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ljubljana: Bled (St. Martin's Parish Church, Bled Castle, &more). Spend the 1st (Mon) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's much more to do: step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle, take a stroll through Metelkova, stop by Ljubljana Old Town, and have fun and explore at House of Illusions.

To see maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Ljubljana trip planner.

Take a shuttle from Maribor to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. February in Ljubljana sees daily highs of 5°C and lows of -2°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Feb 26 — Mar 2:

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.