13 days in Slovenia Itinerary

13 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Kranjska Gora
— 2 nights
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Bovec
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Dobrovo
— 1 night
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Ankaran
— 2 nights
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Piran
— 1 night
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Strunjan
— 1 day
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Postojna
— 1 night
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Ljubljana
— 2 nights
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Kamnik
— 1 night
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Bled
— 2 nights
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Kranjska Gora

— 2 nights
A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
On the 12th (Sun), contemplate the long history of Katr's House, examine the collection at Slovenian Alpine Museum, examine the collection at Pocar Farm, then make a trip to Ajdovska Deklica, then look for all kinds of wild species at Vršič Pass, and finally make a trip to The Russian Chapel. On your second day here, examine the collection at Liznjekova house, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Jasna, glide through natural beauty at Planica Nordic Centre & Zipline, then admire the verdant scenery at Zgornjesavska Valley, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Church of the Assumption of Virgin Mary.

To find ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Kranjska Gora journey planner.

Klagenfurt, Austria to Kranjska Gora is an approximately 1-hour car ride. In September, daily temperatures in Kranjska Gora can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

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Bovec

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
For other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Bovec travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Kranjska Gora to Bovec takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in September, and nighttime lows around 10°C. On the 14th (Tue), you'll travel to Dobrovo.

Things to do in Bovec

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Parks
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Dobrovo

— 1 night
Near the Italian border, Dobrovo remains a small settlement in a region known for its hilly orchards, vineyards, and olive groves.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): get engrossed in the history at Vipolže Villa, then make a trip to Šmartno, then get great views at Sveta Gora (Holy Mountain), and finally make a trip to Stazione Transalpina.

To see more things to do, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Dobrovo trip itinerary builder site.

Getting from Bovec to Dobrovo by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In September, Dobrovo is somewhat warmer than Bovec - with highs of 28°C and lows of 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Ankaran.

Things to do in Dobrovo

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

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Ankaran

— 2 nights
Ankaran is a town in the Municipality of Ankaran, located near the border with Italy, in the Littoral region of Slovenia. Get some cultural insight at Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity and Socerb Castle. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ankaran: Komen (Vina Čotar & Volčji Grad). And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Lipizzan Museum Lipikum, explore the activities along The Bay of St. Bartholomew, indulge in some personalized pampering at Adria Ankaran Wellness Centre, and view the masterpieces at Avgust Cernigoj Gallery.

To see reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Ankaran sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Dobrovo to Ankaran takes 1.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to travel to Piran.

Things to do in Ankaran

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Nature

Side Trips

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Piran

— 1 night
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): get curious at Magical World of Shells Museum.

For traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Piran trip planner.

Piran is just a stone's throw from Ankaran. In September, daily temperatures in Piran can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can travel to Strunjan.

Things to do in Piran

Childrens Museums · Museums
Find places to stay Sep 17 — 18:
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Strunjan

— 1 day
Strunjan provides easy access to the nearby nature reserve, the longest section of unspoiled coastline in the Gulf of Trieste.
On the 18th (Sat), get engrossed in the history at Tonina House and then get great views at Strunjan Cliff.

To see where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Strunjan itinerary builder tool.

Strunjan is very close to Piran. In September, daily temperatures in Strunjan can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to travel to Postojna.

Things to do in Strunjan

Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Sep 18 — 19:
Highlights from your trip

Postojna

— 1 night
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.
To see other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Postojna journey planner.

Drive from Strunjan to Postojna in an hour. Traveling from Strunjan in September, expect Postojna to be little chillier, temps between 24°C and 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Postojna

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Wineries

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 18 — 19:

Ljubljana

— 2 nights
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 20th (Mon): explore the galleries of City Museum of Ljubljana, take in the views from Triple Bridge, wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, then view the masterpieces at Galerija Hest, then step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle, and finally ponder the world of politics at Town Hall.

To see ratings, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read Ljubljana trip site.

Traveling by car from Postojna to Ljubljana takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in September, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) to allow time to travel to Kamnik.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Shopping
Find places to stay Sep 19 — 21:

Kamnik

— 1 night
History buffs can spend their entire Kamnik vacation soaking in the town's medieval appeal at two castles, monastery, and lively streets packed with artisanal workshops.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Tue): walk around Volčji Potok Arboretum, relax and rejuvenate at Natural Health Resort, see the interesting displays at Preskar Museum, then take in the awesome beauty at Velika Planina, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Little Castle.

For photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Kamnik journey planner.

Kamnik is very close to Ljubljana. In September in Kamnik, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can travel to Bled.

Things to do in Kamnik

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Spas

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 21 — 22:

Bled

— 2 nights
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, explore the historical opulence of Bled Castle, view the masterpieces at Huberto Siroka atelje, then hike along Vintgar Gorge, and finally browse for gifts or souvenirs at Galerija Mikame. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Trzic Museum, then steep yourself in history at Old Town Centre of Radovljica, then examine the collection at Museum of Apiculture, and finally head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Bled using our trip planner.

You can drive from Kamnik to Bled in an hour. In September in Bled, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 11°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 24th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Bled

Museums · Outdoors · Adventure · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 22 — 24:

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.