12 days in Zgornje Gorje & Maribor Itinerary

12 days in Zgornje Gorje & Maribor Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Zgornje Gorje
— 3 nights
2
Maribor
— 8 nights

3
nights
Zgornje Gorje

Zgornje Gorje ©
Nestled in a green valley and surrounded by rolling hills, Zgornje Gorje is dominated by the spire of the parish church in the center of the village.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Zgornje Gorje: Mojstrana (Peričnik Falls & Mount Triglav). There's still lots to do: trek along Vintgar Gorge, see the interesting displays at Pocar Farm, Head underground at Pokljuka Gorge, and take an in-depth tour of Jesenice Upper Sava Museum.

To find photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Zgornje Gorje travel planning site.

Munich, Germany to Zgornje Gorje is an approximately 4-hour car ride. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Maribor.

Things to do in Zgornje Gorje

Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

Mojstrana, Pokljuka Gorge, Jesenice Upper Sava Museum
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Vintgar Gorge ©
Vintgar Gorge
Peričnik Falls ©
Peričnik Falls
Mount Triglav ©
Mount Triglav

8
nights
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Hell Cave (in Sempeter v Savinjski Dolini), Celje (Celje National Hall, Celje Castle, &more) and Green Gold Beer Fountain (in Žalec). Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Old Vine House, take in the dramatic scenery at Logar Valley Landscape Park, take in the awesome beauty at Velika Planina, and learn about winemaking at Vinogradi Horvat - Vineyards Horvat.

For traveler tips, maps, photos, and tourist information, read Maribor day trip planning app.

Getting from Zgornje Gorje to Maribor by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. August in Maribor sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 16°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Maribor

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Celje, Ptuj, Podčetrtek, Solčava, Hell Cave
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Ptuj Castle ©
Ptuj Castle
Old Vine House ©
Old Vine House
Celje Castle ©
Celje Castle

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