11 days in Slovenia Itinerary

11 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia route planner

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Škocjan
— 2 nights
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Postojna
— 1 night
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Ljubljana
— 2 nights
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Bled
— 3 nights
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Bovec
— 2 nights
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Škocjan

— 2 nights
Most people visit Skocjan to tour the famed caves, one of Slovenia's top attractions.
Škocjan is known for nature. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: Head underground at Škocjan Caves.

For maps, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Škocjan travel route planning website.

Venice, Italy to Škocjan is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. On the 7th (Wed), you'll travel to Postojna.

Things to do in Škocjan

Parks · Nature
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Postojna

— 1 night
With its friendly atmosphere, breathtaking landscapes, natural phenomena, and historical monuments, Postojna offers everything you need for a peaceful vacation or a quick getaway from the city.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Thu): explore the fascinating underground world of Planina Cave, then explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, then indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, and finally look for gifts at Guštarna.

To see where to stay, maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Postojna tour itinerary planner.

Postojna is very close to Škocjan. In September, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Postojna

Parks · Nature · Wineries · Tours

Side Trip

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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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Fri): get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Sat): explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, take in the views from Triple Bridge, then take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Cankarjevo Nabrežje.

To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana online tour planner.

You can drive from Postojna to Ljubljana in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In September in Ljubljana, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can drive to Bled.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Neighborhoods
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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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sun): hike along Vintgar Gorge, then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Keep things going the next day: Head underground at Pokljuka Gorge, then admire the sheer force of Mostnica Gorge, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St John the Baptist, and finally explore the activities along Lake Bohinj.

To find traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read Bled holiday builder website.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Bled in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. September in Bled sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Adventure

Side Trips

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Bovec

— 2 nights
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Tue): get outside with Outdoor Activities and then relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Memorial Church of the Holy Spirit, then contemplate the long history of Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem), and then steep yourself in history at Ravelnik Open Air Museum.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Bovec trip simple and quick.

You can drive from Bled to Bovec in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. September in Bovec sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 10°C at night. You'll set off for home on the 15th (Thu).

Things to do in Bovec

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Adventure · Tours

Side Trips

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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.