11 days in Slovenia Itinerary

11 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia route planner
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Kranjska Gora
— 1 night
Drive
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive
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Koper
— 3 nights
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Ljubljana
— 5 nights
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Kranjska Gora — 1 night

A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): ski along the peaceful trails at Planica Nordic Centre & Zipline and then don't miss a visit to Tromeja -Triple border. Here are some ideas for day two: look for all kinds of wild species at Vršič Pass, make a trip to Three Country Border, then take in the dramatic scenery at Peričnik Falls, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Martuljek Waterfalls.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Kranjska Gora online visit planner.

Zurich, Switzerland to Kranjska Gora is an approximately 7.5-hour car ride. October in Kranjska Gora sees daily highs of 16°C and lows of 6°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can go by car 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 17th (Mon): explore the different monuments and memorials at Ukanc Military Cemetery, admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall, take in the awesome beauty at Vogel, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St John the Baptist, and finally explore the activities along Lake Bohinj.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Bohinjsko Jezero trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Drive from Kranjska Gora to Bohinjsko Jezero in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Koper.
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Koper — 3 nights

A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Koper: Predjama Castle (in Postojna) and Lepa Vida Boutique Winery (in Šempas). Next up on the itinerary: relax in the rural setting at Fonda Fish Farm, learn more about the world around you at Magical World of Shells Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity, and admire the landmark architecture of Sodna palaca.

To find ratings, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Koper trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bohinjsko Jezero to Koper takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Bohinjsko Jezero in October; daily highs in Koper reach 22°C and lows reach 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Ljubljana.
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Ljubljana — 5 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ljubljana: St. Mark's Church in Vrba (in Žirovnica), Bled (Bled Castle, Mala Osojnica, &more) and Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje). There's much more to do: explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at ZOO Ljubljana.

For maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Koper to Ljubljana takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October, Ljubljana is a bit cooler than Koper - with highs of 18°C and lows of 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can fly back home.
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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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