11 days in Slovenia Itinerary

11 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia vacation planner

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Make it your trip
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Ljubljana
— 3 nights
Drive
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Koper
— 2 nights
Drive
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Kobarid
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 3 nights
Drive to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Fly to London

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Ljubljana

— 3 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
You've added LjubljanaNjam Foodwalks, Ljubljana Old Town, Ljubljanica River, and other attractions to your itinerary. Cathedral of St. Nicholas and Church of St John the Baptist will appeal to history buffs. Step out of the city life by going to Rakov Škocjan Landscape Park and Notranjski Regional Park. Go for a jaunt from Ljubljana to Postojna to see Guštarna about 42 minutes away. There's much more to do: examine the collection at House of Illusions, stop by Old Town Souvenirs, and take in the views from Dragon Bridge.

For where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana attractions planner.

Paris, France to Ljubljana is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In May in Ljubljana, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Koper.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks · Wildlife · Trails · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 16 — 19:

Koper

— 2 nights
A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: identify plant and animal life at Strunjan Nature Reserve, then see the interesting displays at Sergej Mašera Maritime Museum, then kick back and relax at Svetilnik Beach, and finally browse the different shops at Park Center Koper.

For other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Koper vacation planner.

Getting from Ljubljana to Koper by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Ljubljana in May, Koper is a bit warmer at night with lows of 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can go by car to Kobarid.

Things to do in Koper

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Shopping

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 19 — 21:

Kobarid

— 2 nights
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 22nd (Wed), browse the exhibits of Sabotin Park Miru, then head outdoors with Magma X, and then make a trip to Trg Evrope. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Fort Hermann, examine the collection at Kobarid Museum, then examine the collection at Dobrovo Castle, and finally do a tasting at Vinoteka Brda.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Kobarid vacation planning site.

You can drive from Koper to Kobarid in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Koper in May, things will get little chillier in Kobarid: highs are around 20°C and lows about 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Kobarid

Museums · Parks · Wineries · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 21 — 23:

Bohinjsko Jezero

— 3 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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Lake Bohinj and Lake Jasna. Your inner history buff will appreciate Gewerkenegg Castle and Church of the Assumption of Virgin Mary. Venture out of the city with trips to Slovenian Alpine Museum (in Mojstrana), Liznjekova house (in Kranjska Gora) and Royal Bled Golf Course (in Lesce). There's much more to do: explore the striking landscape of Triglav National Park, take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, see the interesting displays at Museum of Alpine Dairy Farming, and appreciate the history behind Monument To Four Courageous Men.

To find other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Bohinjsko Jezero online road trip planner.

You can drive from Kobarid to Bohinjsko Jezero in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in May, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 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.