13 days in Mediterranean & Karst Slovenia Itinerary

13 days in Mediterranean & Karst Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Mediterranean & Karst Slovenia trip itinerary planner

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Fly to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Drive to Grahovo
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Grahovo
— 1 night
Drive
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Nova Gorica
— 5 nights
Drive
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Piran
— 6 nights
Drive to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Fly to Frankfurt

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Grahovo

— 1 night
Grahovo offers access to the shores of a scenic lake, known as one of Europes biggest intermittent bodies of water.
On the 9th (Mon), explore the activities along Cerknica Lake, then grab your bike and head to Notranjski Regional Park, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Cross Cave. On the 10th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Slivnica, get engrossed in the history at Snežnik Castle, and then step into the grandiose world of Mašun Castle.

For photos and more tourist information, you can read our Grahovo road trip planning website.

Frankfurt, Germany to Grahovo is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can go by car to Nova Gorica.

Things to do in Grahovo

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Nova Gorica

— 5 nights
A trip to Nova Gorica takes you to the land between the Alps and the sea.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Nova Gorica: Postojna (Postojna Cave, Karst Museum, &more). Next up on the itinerary: do a tasting at Lepa Vida Boutique Winery, take in the views from Solkan Bridge, enjoy breathtaking views from Gonjače Viewing Tower, and make a trip to Šmartno.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Nova Gorica travel planner.

You can drive from Grahovo to Nova Gorica in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Grahovo in August; daily highs in Nova Gorica reach 35°C and lows reach 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Nova Gorica

Parks · Museums · Wineries · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Piran

— 6 nights
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Explore Piran's surroundings by going to Škocjan Caves (in Škocjan) and Lipica Stud Farm (in Lipica). There's much more to do: make a trip to Tartini Square, have fun and explore at Magical World of Shells Museum, kick back and relax at Portorož Beach, and view the masterpieces at Nika's Tiny House.

To see where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Piran online attractions planner.

You can drive from Nova Gorica to Piran in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and car; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Piran can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Piran

Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

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