12 days in Slovenia Itinerary

12 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Bled
1
Bled
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h
2
Stahovica
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Postojna
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h
4
Piran
— 3 nights
End: Piran

3
nights
Bled

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Change things up with these side-trips from Bled: Bovec (Soča Valley, Zipline, &more), Vršič Pass (in Kranjska Gora) and Bohinjsko Jezero (Savica Waterfall & Lake Bohinj). There's lots more to do: fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, take some stellar pictures from Mala Osojnica, hike along Vintgar Gorge, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Martin's Parish Church.

To see traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, use the Bled travel route website.

If you are flying in from Germany, the closest major aiport is Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport. In July, daytime highs in Bled are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Stahovica.

Things to do in Bled

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Bovec, Bohinjsko Jezero, Vršič Pass, Vintgar Gorge
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Parasailing & Paragliding
Zipline
Vintgar Gorge ©
Vintgar Gorge

3
nights
Stahovica

Stahovica ©
Most visitors take a trip to Strahovica to access a popular hiking area, magical in all seasons.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): explore the activities along Gradisko Lake, walk around Volčji Potok Arboretum, thentee off at Golf Arboretum, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Little Castle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Thu): contemplate the long history of Hribar's Villa, hit the slopes at Krvavec, thenexplore the activities along Kamniška Bistrica Valley, thentake your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Velika Planina, and finally examine the collection at Preskar Museum.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Stahovica trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bled to Stahovica takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Stahovica can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Postojna.

Things to do in Stahovica

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kamnik, Radomlje, Cerklje, Gradisko Lake
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Velika Planina ©
Velika Planina
Gradisko Lake ©
Gradisko Lake
Krvavec ©
Krvavec

2
nights
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Postojna: Cross Cave (in Grahovo), Lipica Stud Farm (in Lipica) and Wine Tours & Tastings (in Dobravlje). And it doesn't end there: Head underground at Postojna Cave, contemplate the waterfront views at Cerknica Lake, see the interesting displays at Toplar Double Hayrack, and stop by Guštarna.

To see traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Postojna trip planner.

Getting from Stahovica to Postojna by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Postojna can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can go by car to Piran.

Things to do in Postojna

Nature Parks Tours

Side Trips

Cross Cave, Cerknica Lake, Škocjan Caves, Lipica Stud Farm, Wine Tours & Tastings
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Postojna Cave ©
Postojna Cave
Predjama Castle ©
Predjama Castle
Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves

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nights
Piran

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 3rd (Mon): walk around Sečovlje Salina Nature Park, take in the spiritual surroundings of Piran Minorite Monastery, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Church, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Benečanka Venetian House, and finally don't miss a visit to Tartini Square. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Tue): admire the landmark architecture of Praetorian Palace, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Portorož Beach, thenadmire the striking features of Sodna palaca, and finally get a new perspective on nature at Magical World of Shells Museum.

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Piran vacation planning tool.

Drive from Postojna to Piran in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Postojna in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Piran, with lows of 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Piran

Wildlife Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Koper, Portorož Beach, Sečovlje Salina Nature Park
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Sečovlje Salina Nature Park ©
Sečovlje Salina Nature Park
Tartini Square ©
Tartini Square
Walls of Piran ©
Walls of Piran

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