12 days in Slovenia Itinerary

12 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia Trip Planner
Make it your trip
— 6 nights
Lower Carniola Region
— 2 nights
— 2 nights
Drive to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Fly to Beirut


Ljubljana — 6 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ljubljana: Terme Olimia (in Podčetrtek), Bled (Straža Bled, Pustolovski Park Bled, &more) and Postojna Cave (in Postojna). There's lots more to do: stroll through Vintgar Gorge, look for gifts at OrCa Cruelty-Free Shop, take in the views from Triple Bridge, and contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River.

To find ratings, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana online trip builder.

Beirut, Lebanon to Ljubljana is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Beirut to Ljubljana due to the time zone difference. In September, Ljubljana is colder than Beirut - with highs of 23°C and lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Lower Carniola Region.
Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Shopping
Side Trips
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Lower Carniola Region — 2 nights

Kick off your visit on the 28th (Mon): indulge in some personalized pampering at Terme Čatež and then explore the historical opulence of Brežice Castle. Keep things going the next day: indulge in some personalized pampering at Vitarium Spa & Clinique and then indulge in some personalized pampering at Terme Krka.

To see photos, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Lower Carniola Region road trip planning tool.

Drive from Ljubljana to Lower Carniola Region in 1.5 hours. In September in Lower Carniola Region, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Portorož.
Spas · Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Sep 27 — 29:

Portorož — 2 nights

A resort town on the country's scenic Adriatic coastline, Portoroz offers many spas with all kinds of therapeutic treatments, many based on the brine and mud from the area's salt pans.
On the 30th (Wed), take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Church, then make a trip to Walls of Piran, and then stroll through Portorož Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Thu): examine the collection at Sergej Mašera Maritime Museum, learn about winemaking at Vinakoper, then relax and rejuvenate at Adria Ankaran Wellness Centre, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower.

For traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Portorož trip planning site.

Drive from Lower Carniola Region to Portorož in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Lower Carniola Region in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Portorož, with lows of 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to travel back home.
Beaches · Parks · Outdoors · Spas
Side Trips
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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.