11 days in Slovenia Itinerary

11 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Ljubljana
— 2 nights
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Novo Mesto
— 2 nights
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Podčetrtek
— 2 nights
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Kamnik
— 1 day
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Bled
— 3 nights
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Wed): pause for some serene contemplation at Sts. Cyril and Methodius Orthodox Church and then engage your brain at House of Experiments - Hisa eksperimentov. On the 19th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Railway Museum, then get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Contemporary History, and then admire the masterpieces at National Gallery.

For maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Ljubljana trip planner.

Rome, Italy to Ljubljana is an approximately 4-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also drive; or fly. In August, Ljubljana is a bit cooler than Rome - with highs of 31°C and lows of 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can go by car to Novo Mesto.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Museums · Childrens Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Aug 18 — 20:

Novo Mesto

— 2 nights
Novo Mesto is the city on a bend of the Krka River in the City Municipality of Novo Mesto in southeastern Slovenia, close to the border with Croatia. On the 20th (Fri), ponder the world of politics at Mestna hisa - Rotovz, pause for some serene contemplation at Franciscan Monastery, and then steep yourself in history at Breg. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Land of Hayracks, step into the grandiose world of Raka Castle, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Main Square.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Novo Mesto trip itinerary website.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Novo Mesto in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Novo Mesto are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can go by car to Podčetrtek.

Things to do in Novo Mesto

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 20 — 22:

Podčetrtek

— 2 nights
For most visitors on holiday in Podcetrtek, thermal waters remain the big draw.
On the 22nd (Sun), sample the tasty concoctions at Haler Homestead and then find something for the whole family at Witch House - Land of Fairy Tales and Imagination. On the 23rd (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: awaken your taste buds at Zlati Grič Wine Cellar, relax and rejuvenate at La Vita Spa & Beauty, and then see the interesting displays at The Photographic Studio of Josip Pelikan.

To find photos, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Podčetrtek trip builder site.

Traveling by car from Novo Mesto to Podčetrtek takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Podčetrtek are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Kamnik.

Things to do in Podčetrtek

Museums · Fun & Games · Spas · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 22 — 24:

Kamnik

— 1 day
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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Velika Planina as well as Kamniška Bistrica Valley. Start off your visit on the 24th (Tue): contemplate the waterfront views at Kamniška Bistrica Valley, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Velika Planina, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Franciscan Monastery.

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Kamnik online trip itinerary builder.

Drive from Podčetrtek to Kamnik in 1.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Kamnik are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to travel to Bled.

Things to do in Kamnik

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Khislstein Castle and Galerija Mikame. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Zelenci Nature Reserve and Church of St. Andrew. Get out of town with these interesting Bled side-trips: Martuljek Waterfalls (in Gozd Martuljek) and Planica Nordic Centre & Zipline (in Rateče). There's still lots to do: get a tailor-made plan with Diving Bled, get great views at Ojstrica, and examine the collection at Museum of Apiculture.

To find ratings, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Bled online sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Kamnik to Bled in an hour. In August, daytime highs in Bled are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bled

Museums · Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 24 — 27:

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.