13 days in Slovenia Itinerary

13 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia holiday planner

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Bled
— 2 nights
Drive
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Ljubljana
— 1 night
Drive
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Postojna
— 3 nights
Drive
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Piran
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bovec
— 2 nights

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Bled

— 2 nights
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Spend the 28th (Wed) exploring nature at Triglav National Park. Next up on the itinerary: hike along Vintgar Gorge, kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, explore the historical opulence of Bled Castle, and contemplate the long history of Old Town Centre of Radovljica.

For where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Bled trip tool.

If you are flying in from Germany, the closest major aiport is Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport. September in Bled sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Trails

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 28 — 30:

Ljubljana

— 1 night
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Sat): make a trip to Ljubljana Castle, ponder the world of politics at Town Hall, snap pictures at Triple Bridge, wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas, and finally take in the views from Dragon Bridge.

To see photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana online trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Bled to Ljubljana by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In September in Ljubljana, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can go by car to Postojna.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites
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Postojna

— 3 nights
With its friendly atmosphere, breathtaking landscapes, natural phenomena, and historical monuments, Postojna offers everything you need for a peaceful vacation or a quick getaway from the city.
On the 2nd (Sun), explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle, and then examine the collection at Karst Museum. On the next day, get all the information you need at Tourist Information Centre - Galerija, explore the fascinating underground world of Cross Cave, and then Head underground at Planina Cave.

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You can drive from Ljubljana to Postojna in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. October in Postojna sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 7°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can go by car to Piran.

Things to do in Postojna

Nature · Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Oct 1 — 4:

Piran

— 2 nights
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Škocjan Caves. On the 4th (Tue), explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, then make a trip to Walls of Piran, then stroll through Portorož Beach, and finally make a trip to Tartini Square. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, admire the landmark architecture of Praetorian Palace, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower.

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Drive from Postojna to Piran in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In October, Piran is a bit warmer than Postojna - with highs of 22°C and lows of 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Piran

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 4 — 6:

Bohinjsko Jezero

— 2 nights
The mirror-like waters of the largest glacial lake in Slovenia make Bohinjsko Jezero one of the most popular tourist attractions in the country.
Bohinjsko Jezero is known for nature, adventure, and historic sites. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Planina Zajamniki, fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and admire the sheer force of Mostnica Gorge.

To see where to stay, maps, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Bohinjsko Jezero trip itinerary maker tool.

Drive from Piran to Bohinjsko Jezero in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, Bohinjsko Jezero is little chillier than Piran - with highs of 16°C and lows of 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Bovec.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 6 — 8:

Bovec

— 2 nights
In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Zipline, Kozjak Waterfall and Soča Valley. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Mon): take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall, admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley, and then whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

For maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Bovec tour planner.

Traveling by car from Bohinjsko Jezero to Bovec takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October in Bovec, expect temperatures between 16°C during the day and 6°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bovec

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Adventure

Side Trip

Find places to stay Oct 8 — 10:

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.