13 days in Slovenia Itinerary

13 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Ljubljana
— 6 nights
2
Izola
— 2 nights
3
Kranj
— 1 night
4
Kranjska Gora
— 3 nights

6
nights
Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Get out of town with these interesting Ljubljana side-trips: Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje), Bled (Bled Castle, Bled Island, &more) and Postojna Cave (in Postojna). There's much more to do: wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, take in the spiritual surroundings of Franciscan Church of the Annunciation, and take in the views from Triple Bridge.

For ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Ljubljana trip maker website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Ljubljana. In May, daytime highs in Ljubljana are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can drive to Izola.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

Bled, Vintgar Gorge, Postojna Cave
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Ljubljana Old Town ©
Ljubljana Old Town
Ljubljana Castle ©
Ljubljana Castle
Triple Bridge ©
Triple Bridge

2
nights
Izola

Izola ©
Located on the Adriatic coast, the old fishing town of Izola draws travelers with the enticing atmosphere of its Mediterranean streets.
On the 16th (Sat), explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, explore the historical opulence of Predjama Castle, and then stroll around Park Pietro Coppo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Sergej Mašera Maritime Museum, take in the waterfront at Port Piran, then engage your brain at Magical World of Shells Museum, then don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Church.

To find maps, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Izola trip planning tool.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Izola in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Izola when traveling from Ljubljana in May, with lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Kranj.

Things to do in Izola

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Piran, Škocjan Caves, Predjama Castle
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Predjama Castle ©
Predjama Castle
Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves
Magical World of Shells Museum ©
Magical World of Shells Museum

1
night
Kranj

Kranj ©
The capital of Slovenia's Alps, Kranj allows you to stand with one foot in the nature and another in a town that's both a cultural center and a base for outdoor activities.
On the 18th (Mon), take in the awesome beauty at Storžič, contemplate the long history of Old Town Centre of Radovljica, then ponder the design of Plečnik's Arcade & Fountain, then appreciate the history behind Marian and Holy Trinity Columns, and finally make a trip to Tunnels Under Old Kranj.

To find photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Kranj trip planner.

Getting from Izola to Kranj by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Izola in May, Kranj is a bit cooler at night with lows of 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to drive to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Kranj

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Old Town Centre of Radovljica, Marian and Holy Trinity Columns
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Old Town Centre of Radovljica ©
Old Town Centre of Radovljica
Tunnels Under Old Kranj ©
Tunnels Under Old Kranj
Plečnik's Arcade & Fountain ©
Plečnik's Arcade & Fountain

3
nights
Kranjska Gora

A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
Venture out of the city with trips to Bovec (Zipline, Thirsty River Brewing, &more) and Kobarid Museum (in Kobarid). There's lots more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Vršič Pass, explore the activities along Lake Jasna, and cruise along Mangart Saddle.

To see maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read our Kranjska Gora trip builder site.

Traveling by car from Kranj to Kranjska Gora takes an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Kranjska Gora are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure

Side Trips

Bovec, Kobarid Museum, Source of the Soča River
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Zipline
Kayaking & Canoeing
Vršič Pass ©
Vršič Pass

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