13 days in Slovenia Itinerary

13 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Ljubljana
— 3 nights
2
Piran
— 3 nights
3
Ptuj
— 3 nights
4
Kranjska Gora
— 3 nights

3
nights
Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Popular historic sites such as Cankarjevo Nabrežje and Škofja Loka Castle are in your itinerary. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Old Town Centre of Radovljica and Franciscan Church of the Annunciation. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ljubljana: Municipal Museum of Radovljica (in Radovljica) and Idrija (Gewerkenegg Castle, Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum, &more). And it doesn't end there: get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Contemporary History, sample the tasty concoctions at Union Experience, visit Metelkova, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas.

To find more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read Ljubljana tour itinerary planning website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Ljubljana. In September, daily temperatures in Ljubljana can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Idrija, Radovljica, Škofja Loka Castle
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Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum ©
Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum
Old Town Centre of Radovljica ©
Old Town Centre of Radovljica
Škofja Loka Castle ©
Škofja Loka Castle

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Piran

Piran
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Get some cultural insight at St. George's Church and Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Magical World of Shells Museum and Walls of Piran. Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Tartini Square, take in the spiritual surroundings of Piran Minorite Monastery, kick back and relax at Portorož Beach, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Bernardine.

To find where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Piran trip itinerary planning tool.

Getting from Ljubljana to Piran by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Ljubljana in September, things will get a bit warmer in Piran: highs are around 28°C and lows about 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can go by car to Ptuj.

Things to do in Piran

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Koper, Strunjan Nature Reserve, Svetilnik Beach, Portorož Beach
Find places to stay Sep 17 — 20:
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St. George's Church
St. George's Church
Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower ©
Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower
Magical World of Shells Museum ©
Magical World of Shells Museum

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Ptuj

Ptuj ©
A tour of Ptuj reveals an old town filled with new experiences.
Get some historical perspective at Celje Castle and Parish Church of St. Marija - Ptujskogorska Mother of God. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Ptuj Castle and Prešernova Street. Explore Ptuj's surroundings by going to Podčetrtek (Haler Homestead & Spas), Rogatec Open Air Museum (in Rogatec) and Celje (Celje Cathedral of Saint Daniel, Almshouse, &more). The adventure continues: pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. George, make a trip to Slovenski trg Square, and take in panoramic vistas at Ptuj City Tower.

To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Ptuj online trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Piran to Ptuj in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Piran in September, things will get slightly colder in Ptuj: highs are around 24°C and lows about 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Ptuj

Historic Sites · Spas · Museums

Side Trips

Celje, Podčetrtek, Rogatec Open Air Museum
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Celje Castle ©
Celje Castle
Ptuj Castle ©
Ptuj Castle
Spas

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Kranjska Gora

A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
Kobarid Museum and Ravelnik Open Air Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore hidden gems such as Zipline and Vršič Pass. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kranjska Gora: Bovec (Virje Waterfall & Predil Pass), Kobarid (Italian Charnel House & Kozjak Waterfall) and Peričnik Falls (in Mojstrana). There's more to do: explore the activities along Lake Jasna and pause for some photo ops at Statue of Kekec.

To see reviews, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Kranjska Gora trip itinerary tool.

You can drive from Ptuj to Kranjska Gora in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. When traveling from Ptuj in September, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Kranjska Gora: temperatures range from 21°C by day to 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Bovec, Kobarid, Peričnik Falls
Find places to stay Sep 23 — 26:
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Zipline
Kobarid Museum ©
Kobarid Museum
Ravelnik Open Air Museum ©
Ravelnik Open Air Museum