13 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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— 6 nights
— 3 nights
Kranjska Gora
— 3 nights
Drive to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Fly to Nantes


Ljubljana — 6 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Explore Ljubljana's surroundings by going to Ecomuseum of the Seasonal Lakes of Pivka (in Pivka), Bled (St. Martin's Parish Church, Wine Tasting Bled, &more) and Postojna Cave (in Postojna). There's much more to do: wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, visit Metelkova, snap pictures at Triple Bridge, and find something for the whole family at Escape Room Enigmarium.

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Nantes, France to Ljubljana is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from Nantes in September, you will find days in Ljubljana are slightly colder (23°C), and nights are about the same (11°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Piran.
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Piran — 3 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 Wine Tours & Tastings (in Vipava), Lepa Vida Boutique Winery (in Šempas) and Škocjan Caves (in Škocjan). There's still lots to do: experience rural life at Fonda Fish Farm, admire the striking features of Casa Veneziana, walk around Park Pietro Coppo, and don't miss a visit to Walls of Piran.

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You can drive from Ljubljana to Piran in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Ljubljana in September; daily highs in Piran reach 28°C and lows reach 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can go by car to Kranjska Gora.
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Kranjska Gora — 3 nights

A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
Explore Kranjska Gora's surroundings by going to Bovec (Canyoning & Rappelling Tours, Zipline, &more), Kozjak Waterfall (in Kobarid) and Peričnik Falls (in Mojstrana). Next up on the itinerary: look for all kinds of wild species at Vršič Pass and contemplate the waterfront views at Source of the Soča River.

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You can drive from Piran to Kranjska Gora in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and shuttle; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Piran in September, with highs in Kranjska Gora at 21°C and lows at 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.
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Slovenia travel guide

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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.