11 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Maribor — 3 nights

Cycling may be one of the best ways to tour Maribor, a great base for exploring the surrounding area and conquering Pohorje Mountains.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Pekrska Gorca and Dveri Pax Winery. Get in touch with nature at Maribor City Park and Lovrenc Lakes. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Maribor: Podčetrtek (Spas & Jelenov Greben Homestead). And it doesn't end there: learn about winemaking at Vino Gaube, pause for some photo ops at National Liberation Monument, and do sightseeing your way with Tasting Maribor.

To see maps, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Maribor day trip planning site.

Memmingen, Germany to Maribor is an approximately 6-hour car ride. While traveling from Memmingen, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Maribor, ranging from highs of 24°C to lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can take a shuttle to Ljubljana.
Wineries · Parks · Wildlife · Spas
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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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Nature & Wildlife Tours and Peričnik Falls. There's much more to do: visit Ljubljana Old Town, indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, ponder the world of politics at Town Hall, and take in the views from Triple Bridge.

For reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana travel route builder website.

You can take a shuttle from Maribor to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.
Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Breweries & Distilleries
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Thu): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Planina Zajamniki, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, then see the interesting displays at Davča Ethnographic Museum, and finally trek along Mount Blegoš. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj, glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Vogel.

To see ratings, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Bohinjsko Jezero road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Bohinjsko Jezero takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can drive to Kobarid.
Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Tours
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Kobarid — 3 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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Virje Waterfall and Kozjak Waterfall. Escape the urban bustle at Kayaking & Canoeing and Zipline. Explore Kobarid's surroundings by going to Reservoir Dogs brewery (in Nova Gorica), Thirsty River Brewing (in Bovec) and Solkan Bridge (in Solkan). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum, witness the site of a historic battle at Ravelnik Open Air Museum, trek along Krampež Waterfall, and look for all kinds of wild species at Koseč Gorges.

For traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Kobarid trip planning website.

Drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Kobarid in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to go by car back home.
Outdoors · Parks · Adventure · Tours
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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.