14 days in Slovenia Itinerary

14 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia tour planner

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Make it your trip
Fly
1
Bled
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Škofja Loka
— 1 night
Drive
3
Tolmin
— 1 night
Drive
4
Kobarid
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Kojsko
— 1 night
Drive
6
Koper
— 1 night
Drive
7
Škocjan
— 1 night
Drive
8
Kočevska Reka
— 1 night
Drive
9
Maribor
— 2 nights
Shuttle
10
Ljubljana
— 1 night
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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.
On the 11th (Mon), stop by Tishler, tour the pleasant surroundings at Vintgar Gorge, then stroll around Spa Park, and finally glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour. On your second day here, step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, head off the coast to Bled Island, then explore the activities along Lake Bohinj, and finally admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Bled holiday maker app.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Bled is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In April, daytime highs in Bled are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Škofja Loka.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 11 — 13:

Škofja Loka

— 1 night
Skofja Loka works great as a starting point for explorations into the Julian Alps, very near the country's capital Ljubljana.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Wed): snap pictures at Capuchin Bridge, then explore the historical opulence of Škofja Loka Castle, then admire the striking features of Žigon's House, and finally admire the striking features of Homan House.

To see more things to do, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Škofja Loka trip planning site.

Drive from Bled to Škofja Loka in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April in Škofja Loka, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 5°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Tolmin.

Things to do in Škofja Loka

Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Apr 13 — 14:

Tolmin

— 1 night
At the picturesque confluence of two rivers, Tolmin offers quick access to a range of exciting outdoor activities.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Thu): steep yourself in history at Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem), admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Tolmin Gorge.

For other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Tolmin attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Škofja Loka to Tolmin takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Tolmin when traveling from Škofja Loka in April, with lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Kobarid.

Things to do in Tolmin

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 14 — 15:

Kobarid

— 2 nights
At the very heart of picturesque Soca Valley, Kobarid delivers some of the most stunning views of Slovenia's highest peaks, as well as a chance to enjoy some exciting alpine rivers.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum, then admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall, and then paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Italian Charnel House, kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, and then admire the sheer force of Boka Waterfall.

To find where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Kobarid online day trip planner.

Kobarid is very close to Tolmin. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Tolmin in April; daily highs in Kobarid reach 16°C and lows reach 4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Kojsko.

Things to do in Kobarid

Adventure · Outdoors · Tours · Nature

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 15 — 17:

Kojsko

— 1 night
Bring your camera for your holiday in Kojsko, sitting pretty on a hillside.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sun): make a trip to Gonjače Viewing Tower, then don't miss a visit to Šmartno, then examine the collection at Dobrovo Castle, and finally learn about winemaking at Vinoteka Brda.

For ratings, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Kojsko trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Kobarid to Kojsko takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, Kojsko is a bit warmer than Kobarid - with highs of 21°C and lows of 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Koper.

Things to do in Kojsko

Museums · Wineries

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 17 — 18:

Koper

— 1 night
A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
On the 18th (Mon), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, then make a trip to Tartini Square, then make a trip to Walls of Piran, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower.

To see traveler tips, photos, maps, and tourist information, go to the Koper trip planner.

You can drive from Kojsko to Koper in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. April in Koper sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Škocjan.

Things to do in Koper

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 18 — 19:

Škocjan

— 1 night
Most people visit Skocjan to tour the famed caves, one of Slovenia's top attractions.
On the 19th (Tue), Head underground at Škocjan Caves.

To find traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Škocjan holiday planning site.

Škocjan is just a short distance from Koper. On the 20th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Kočevska Reka.

Things to do in Škocjan

Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Apr 19 — 20:
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Kočevska Reka

— 1 night
Start off your visit on the 20th (Wed): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Kočevje, examine the collection at Kočevje Regional Museum in Šeškov House, and then delve into the lush surroundings at Krokar Primeval Forest.

For more things to do, photos, maps, and tourist information, go to the Kočevska Reka trip itinerary builder site.

Getting from Škocjan to Kočevska Reka by car takes about 2 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to travel to Maribor.

Things to do in Kočevska Reka

Nature · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 20 — 21:

Maribor

— 2 nights
Cycling may be one of the best ways to tour Maribor, a great base for exploring the surrounding area and conquering Pohorje Mountains.
Change things up with these side-trips from Maribor: Ptuj Castle (in Ptuj), Celje Castle (in Celje) and Podčetrtek (Spas & Olimje Monastery). There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Maribor Regional Museum, explore the striking landscape at Pyramid Archaeological Site, explore the ancient world of Water Tower, and make a trip to Main Square.

For ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the Maribor holiday planning website.

Traveling by car from Kočevska Reka to Maribor takes 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in April, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to catch the shuttle to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Maribor

Museums · Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 21 — 23:

Ljubljana

— 1 night
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sun): wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, take in the views from Triple Bridge, take in the views from Dragon Bridge, then step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle, and finally take in the views from Cobblers' Bridge.

To see maps, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the Ljubljana day trip planning tool.

Traveling by shuttle from Maribor to Ljubljana takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April in Ljubljana, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Apr 23 — 24:

Slovenia travel guide

4.2
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.