12 days in Slovenia Itinerary

12 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Bled
— 4 nights
Drive
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Ljubljana
— 3 nights
Drive
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Postojna
— 2 nights
Drive
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Piran
— 1 night
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Bled — 4 nights

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Take a break from Bled with a short trip to Lake Bohinj in Bohinjsko Jezero, about 34 minutes away. Spend the 8th (Thu) exploring nature at Triglav National Park. The adventure continues: take in the dramatic natural features at Vintgar Gorge, head off the coast to Bled Island, glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Bled trip planner.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Bled is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. September in Bled sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can go by car to Ljubljana.
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Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Tours
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Ljubljana — 3 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Ljubljana is known for sightseeing, historic sites, and fun & games. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: visit Ljubljana Old Town, take in the views from Triple Bridge, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and wander the streets of Metelkova.

To see other places to visit, photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the Ljubljana visit planner.

You can drive from Bled to Ljubljana in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 11°C. You'll have a few hours on the 14th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Postojna.
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Tours · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Outdoors
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Postojna — 2 nights

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.
When in Postojna, make a side trip to see Lipica Stud Farm in Lipica, approximately Lipica away. Next up on the itinerary: explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, make a trip to Grotte di Postumia - Park Postojnska jama, step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle, and look for gifts at Guštarna.

For reviews, photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Postojna planning website.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Postojna takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September, daily temperatures in Postojna can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can go by car to Piran.
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Piran — 1 night

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 17th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, don't miss a visit to Walls of Piran, and then get a new perspective on nature at Magical World of Shells Museum.

To see more things to do, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Piran trip builder app.

Drive from Postojna to Piran in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In September, Piran is a bit warmer than Postojna - with highs of 28°C and lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can drive back home.
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Museums · Childrens Museums
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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.
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