11 days in Slovenia Itinerary

11 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia visit planner

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Fly to Trieste, Shuttle to Ljubljana
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Ljubljana
— 2 nights
Shuttle
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Maribor
— 1 night
Drive
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Izola
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Bovec
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bled
— 3 nights
Shuttle to Trieste, Fly to Dusseldorf

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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 17th (Thu) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's much more to do: take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, take in the views from Triple Bridge, get a sense of history and politics at Town Hall, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas.

To find photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Ljubljana trip maker website.

Dusseldorf, Germany to Ljubljana is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also drive; or do a combination of flight and train. In June, daytime highs in Ljubljana are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to catch the shuttle to Maribor.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Jun 16 — 18:

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 19th (Sat): stop by Vino Valdhuber, then examine the collection at Maribor Regional Museum, then indulge your senses at Big Guy's Wine Tour, and finally walk around Three Ponds.

To see photos, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Maribor trip planner.

Traveling by shuttle from Ljubljana to Maribor takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Izola.

Things to do in Maribor

Museums · Wineries · Shopping · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jun 18 — 19:

Izola

— 2 nights
Located on the Adriatic coast, the old fishing town of Izola draws travelers with the enticing atmosphere of its Mediterranean streets.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sun): step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle, Head underground at Škocjan Caves, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity. On the 21st (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the exciting artwork at Nika's Tiny House, don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, learn more about the world around you at Magical World of Shells Museum, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, then pause for some serene contemplation at Parish Church of the Virgin Mary of the Rosary, and finally walk around Park Pietro Coppo.

To see traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Izola day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Maribor to Izola takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Izola can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Izola

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 19 — 21:

Bovec

— 2 nights
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): explore the stunning scenery at Virje Waterfall, then add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and then get outside with Outdoor Activities. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Kobarid Museum, admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley, then explore the striking landscape at Tolmin Gorge, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Memorial Church of the Holy Spirit.

For more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Bovec travel route planner.

You can drive from Izola to Bovec in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a bus. In June, Bovec is slightly colder than Izola - with highs of 26°C and lows of 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can go by car to Bled.

Things to do in Bovec

Outdoors · Adventure · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 21 — 23:

Bled

— 3 nights
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Spend the 24th (Thu) exploring nature at Triglav National Park. There's much more to do: trek along Vintgar Gorge, get great views at Mala Osojnica, explore the historical opulence of Bled Castle, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Martin's Parish Church.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Bled trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Bovec to Bled by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Nature

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jun 23 — 26:

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.