12 days in Slovenia Itinerary

12 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia vacation planner

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Make it your trip
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Bled
— 4 nights
Drive
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Ljubljana
— 4 nights
Drive
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Škocjan
— 1 night
Drive
4
Lipica
— 2 nights
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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.
Get some historical perspective at Old Town Centre of Radovljica and St. Martin's Parish Church. Appreciate the collections at Museum of Hostages and Jalen's Birth House. Explore Bled's surroundings by going to Mostnica Gorge (in Stara Fužina), Vršič Pass (in Kranjska Gora) and Ukanc Military Cemetery (in Bohinjsko Jezero). There's lots more to do: step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, contemplate the long history of Church of St. Lovrenc nad Zabreznico, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and hike along Vintgar Gorge.

For maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Bled trip itinerary maker website.

Grenoble, France to Bled is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in June, and nighttime lows around 14°C. On the 25th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Trails

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 21 — 25:

Ljubljana

— 4 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Cathedral of St. Nicholas and Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower. Do some cultural sightseeing at Cankarjevo Nabrežje and Celje Castle. Venture out of the city with trips to Early Christian Baptistery (in Celje), Ptuj Castle (in Ptuj) and Škofja Loka Castle (in Škofja Loka). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Franciscan Church of the Annunciation, steep yourself in history at Plečnik's House, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, and take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Contemporary History.

To see photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana trip planning site.

Getting from Bled to Ljubljana by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In June, daily temperatures in Ljubljana can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. On the 29th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Škocjan.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 25 — 29:

Škocjan

— 1 night
Most people visit Skocjan to tour the famed caves, one of Slovenia's top attractions.
For other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Škocjan online attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Škocjan takes an hour. On the 30th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Lipica.

Things to do in Škocjan

Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Jun 29 — 30:
Highlights from your trip

Lipica

— 2 nights
Known for its Lipizzaner horses, Lipica is nevertheless more than just a horse lover's heaven.
On your second day here, see the interesting displays at Lipizzan Museum Lipikum, then get a taste of the local shopping with Avgust Cernigoj Gallery, then visit the horses at Lipica Stud Farm, and finally brush up on your military savvy at Military Museum Tabor.

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Lipica trip builder.

Lipica is just a stone's throw from Škocjan. In June, daytime highs in Lipica are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lipica

Museums · Outdoors · Tours · Golf

Side Trip

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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.