12 days in Slovenia Itinerary

12 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Ljubljana
— 2 nights
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Bled
— 3 nights
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Portorož
— 3 nights
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Škocjan
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Postojna
— 1 night
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Ljubljana
— 2 nights
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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 1st (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Franciscan Church of the Annunciation, examine the collection at National Museum of Contemporary History, and then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

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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. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Ljubljana due to the time zone difference. Traveling from London in March, plan for a bit cooler nights in Ljubljana, with lows around 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Bled.
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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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Wine Tasting Bled and Museum of Apiculture. Escape the urban bustle at Planica Nordic Centre & Zipline and Diving Bled. When in Bled, make a side trip to see Peričnik Falls in Mojstrana, approximately Mojstrana away. The adventure continues: step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, head off the coast to Bled Island, browse for gifts or souvenirs at Galerija Mikame, and stroll around Spa Park.

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Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Bled takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. April in Bled sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 5°C at night. On the 5th (Wed), you'll travel to Portorož.
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Portorož — 3 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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower and Muda Gate. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to LifeClass Terme & Wellness and Portorož Beach. The adventure continues: do a tasting at Vinakoper, try your luck at Casino Riviera, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Nicholas Church, and admire the local landmark of Da Ponte Fountain.

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Getting from Bled to Portorož by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Portorož when traveling from Bled in April, with lows around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Škocjan.
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Škocjan

Most people visit Skocjan to tour the famed caves, one of Slovenia's top attractions.
On the 8th (Sat), explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Škocjan online attractions planner.

You can drive from Portorož to Škocjan in an hour. On the 8th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Postojna.
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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.
On the 8th (Sat), Head underground at Planina Cave.

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Postojna is just a short distance from Škocjan. In April, daily temperatures in Postojna can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Ljubljana.
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Ljubljana — 2 nights

Start off your visit on the 9th (Sun): get to know the fascinating history of Cankarjevo Nabrežje, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas, and then see the interesting displays at House of Illusions. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Mon): get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

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Getting from Postojna to Ljubljana by car takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or take a bus; or take a train. You'll have a few hours on the 11th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling home.
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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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