12 days in Slovenia Itinerary

12 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Ljubljana
— 2 nights
2
Maribor
— 1 night
3
Bled
— 2 nights
4
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
5
Kobarid
— 2 nights
6
Piran
— 1 night
7
Škocjan
— 1 night
8
Postojna
— 1 night

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Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
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 16th (Mon): wander the streets of Breg Embankment. On your second day here, stroll around Tivoli Park, take a stroll through Metelkova, contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, then wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, and finally snap pictures at Triple Bridge.

For reviews, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read our Ljubljana trip planner.

London, UK to Ljubljana is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from London to Ljubljana, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from London in August, expect nights in Ljubljana to be about the same, around 15°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 31°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) to allow time to take a shuttle to Maribor.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Neighborhoods · Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours
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Ljubljana Old Town ©
Ljubljana Old Town
Ljubljana Castle ©
Ljubljana Castle
Triple Bridge ©
Triple Bridge

1
night
Maribor

Maribor ©
Cycling may be one of the best ways to tour Maribor, a great base for exploring the surrounding area and conquering Pohorje Mountains.
On the 19th (Thu), test your problem-solving skills at Escape Room Enigmarium Maribor, admire the natural beauty at Botanical Garden of University of Maribor, then do a tasting at Ramšak Winery, and finally do a tasting at Vinogradi Horvat - Vineyards Horvat.

To find other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Maribor trip itinerary planner.

You can take a shuttle from Ljubljana to Maribor in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Maribor can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Bled.

Things to do in Maribor

Wineries · Parks · Fun & Games
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Ramšak Winery ©
Ramšak Winery
Escape Room Enigmarium Maribor ©
Escape Room Enigmarium Maribor
Vinogradi Horvat - Vineyards Horvat ©
Vinogradi Horvat - Vineyards Horvat

2
nights
Bled

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
On the 20th (Fri), putt your heart out at Mini Golf Bled, explore the historical opulence of Bled Castle, then trek along Vintgar Gorge, and finally stroll through Straža Bled. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Sat): glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, take some stellar pictures from Mala Osojnica, and then head off the coast to Bled Island.

For maps, photos, and tourist information, read Bled online trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Maribor to Bled by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Adventure

Side Trip

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Parasailing & Paragliding
Vintgar Gorge ©
Vintgar Gorge
Bled Castle ©
Bled Castle

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night
Bohinjsko Jezero

Bohinjsko Jezero ©
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 22nd (Sun): admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall, glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, 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, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Bohinjsko Jezero journey maker website.

Traveling by car from Bled to Bohinjsko Jezero takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in August, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Kobarid.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks · Outdoors · Adventure · Tours
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Lake Bohinj ©
Lake Bohinj
Savica Waterfall ©
Savica Waterfall
Parasailing & Paragliding

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Kobarid

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.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and then witness the site of a historic battle at Ravelnik Open Air Museum. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Kobarid Museum, admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall, then admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley, and finally hike along Krampež Waterfall.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Kobarid journey site.

You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Kobarid in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in August, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can drive to Piran.

Things to do in Kobarid

Outdoors · Adventure · Tours · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 22 — 24:
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Zipline
Soča Valley ©
Soča Valley
Kayaking & Canoeing

1
night
Piran

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 25th (Wed): kick back and relax at Strunjan Nature Reserve, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, admire the striking features of Sodna palaca, then take a leisurely stroll along Port Piran, then explore the engaging exhibits at Magical World of Shells Museum, and finally don't miss a visit to Tartini Square.

To find other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read Piran online itinerary planner.

You can drive from Kobarid to Piran in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Kobarid in August, with highs in Piran at 34°C and lows at 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can drive to Škocjan.

Things to do in Piran

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 24 — 25:
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Tartini Square ©
Tartini Square
Magical World of Shells Museum ©
Magical World of Shells Museum

1
night
Škocjan

Škocjan ©
Most people visit Skocjan to tour the famed caves, one of Slovenia's top attractions.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Thu): make a trip to Chiesetta Romanica Con Danza Macabra, then get your game on at Paintball Materia, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves.

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Škocjan day trip site.

You can drive from Piran to Škocjan in an hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can drive to Postojna.

Things to do in Škocjan

Parks · Nature · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 25 — 26:
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Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves
Chiesetta Romanica Con Danza Macabra ©
Chiesetta Romanica Con Danza Macabra
Paintball Materia ©
Paintball Materia

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night
Postojna

Postojna ©
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.
On the 27th (Fri), explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle, then get your game on at Creative Ways Escape Adventure, and finally explore the activities along Cerknica Lake.

To see other places to visit and other tourist information, read Postojna day trip planning site.

Postojna is very close to Škocjan. In August in Postojna, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Postojna

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Fun & Games

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 26 — 27:
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Postojna Cave ©
Postojna Cave
Predjama Castle ©
Predjama Castle
Cerknica Lake ©
Cerknica Lake

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