11 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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— 5 nights
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 2 nights
Drive to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Fly to Birmingham


Ljubljana — 5 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Explore hidden gems such as Old Town Centre of Radovljica and House of Illusions. Your inner history buff will appreciate Cankarjevo Nabrežje and Cathedral of St. Nicholas. Explore Ljubljana's surroundings by going to Ptuj (Prešernova Street, Ptuj Castle, &more) and Bled (St. Martin's Parish Church, Bled Castle, &more). Dedicate the 2nd (Sat) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Franciscan Church of the Annunciation, view the masterpieces at Gallery & Auction house SLOART, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and snap pictures at Dragon Bridge.

For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Ljubljana online route builder.

Birmingham, USA to Ljubljana is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 7 hour difference. Traveling from Birmingham in February, things will get little chillier in Ljubljana: highs are around 41°F and lows about 28°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to drive to Piran.
Historic Sites · Wineries · Tours · Neighborhoods
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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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Church, don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower, then indulge in some personalized pampering at Fish Spa Piran, and finally get a new perspective on nature at Magical World of Shells Museum.

For photos, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Piran trip planner.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Piran takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Piran when traveling from Ljubljana in March, with lows around 40°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can go by car to Kobarid.
Historic Sites · Spas · Childrens Museums · Museums
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Kobarid — 1 night

At the very heart of picturesque Soca Valley, Kobarid delivers some of the most stunning views of Slovenia's highest peaks, as well as a chance to enjoy some exciting alpine rivers.
On the 7th (Thu), see the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum, don't miss a visit to Italian Charnel House, then get outside with Outdoor Activities, and finally witness the site of a historic battle at Ravelnik Open Air Museum.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Kobarid online trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Piran to Kobarid in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Piran in March; daily highs in Kobarid reach 49°F and lows reach 32°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.
Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites · Museums
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Bohinjsko Jezero — 2 nights

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 8th (Fri): explore the activities along Lake Bohinj, take a memorable ride with Vogel, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Nicholas, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Planina Zajamniki.

For traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Bohinjsko Jezero day trip site.

Traveling by car from Kobarid to Bohinjsko Jezero takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 49°F in March, and nighttime lows around 32°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can travel back home.
Nature · Parks · Transportation · Winter Sports
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Slovenia travel guide

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.