14 days in Slovenia Itinerary

14 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Klagenfurt, Shuttle to Postojna
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Postojna
— 1 night
Drive
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Izola
— 1 night
Drive
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Idrija
— 1 night
Drive
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Kobarid
— 2 nights
Drive
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Zgornje Gorje
— 1 night
Drive
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Kamnik
— 1 night
Drive
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Žalec
— 2 nights
Drive
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Ljubljana
— 4 nights
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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.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Wed): explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, then examine the collection at Karst Museum, and then explore the historical opulence of Predjama Castle. On the 1st (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the fascinating underground world of Cross Cave, explore the activities along Cerknica Lake, view the masterpieces at Tourist Information Centre - Galerija, then stop by Guštarna, and finally Head underground at Postojna Cave.

For reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Postojna trip planning website.

Vienna, Austria to Postojna is an approximately 4-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also drive; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to drive to Izola.
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Izola — 1 night

Located on the Adriatic coast, the old fishing town of Izola draws travelers with the enticing atmosphere of its Mediterranean streets.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): engage your brain at Mediadom Pyrhani, view the masterpieces at Nika's Tiny House, make a trip to Tartini Square, then get a new perspective on nature at Magical World of Shells Museum, then take in the waterfront at Port Piran, and finally see the interesting displays at Izolana - House of the Sea.

To find photos, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Izola trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Postojna to Izola takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Postojna in September, things will get a bit warmer in Izola: highs are around 28°C and lows about 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Idrija.
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Idrija — 1 night

While on holiday in Idrija, you'll be able to see a World Heritage Site featuring one of the largest mercury mines in the entire world.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): examine the collection at Hg Smeltery, then pause for some photo ops at Franja Partisan Hospital, then learn about all things military at Idrija War Museum, and finally contemplate the long history of Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum.

To see reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Idrija trip itinerary planning tool.

You can drive from Izola to Idrija in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In September, Idrija is slightly colder than Izola - with highs of 24°C and lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Kobarid.
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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.
On the 4th (Sun), head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the striking landscape at Tolmin Gorge, explore the activities along Soča Valley, then see the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum, and finally don't miss a visit to Italian Charnel House.

To find ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Kobarid trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from Idrija to Kobarid takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September in Kobarid, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can drive to Zgornje Gorje.
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Zgornje Gorje — 1 night

Nestled in a green valley and surrounded by rolling hills, Zgornje Gorje is dominated by the spire of the parish church in the center of the village.
On the 6th (Tue), explore the fascinating underground world of Pokljuka Gorge, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Nicholas, then take in the dramatic natural features at Vintgar Gorge, and finally get great views at Church of St. Catherine.

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Zgornje Gorje planner.

Getting from Kobarid to Zgornje Gorje by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to drive to Kamnik.
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Franciscan Monastery, take in the awesome beauty at Velika Planina, explore the activities along Kamniška Bistrica Valley, then contemplate the waterfront views at Gradisko Lake, and finally walk around Volčji Potok Arboretum.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Kamnik trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can drive from Zgornje Gorje to Kamnik in an hour. In September, daytime highs in Kamnik are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can go by car to Žalec.
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Žalec — 2 nights

Occupying the shores of the Savinja River in central Slovenia, Zalec remains famous for its beer fountain, the first one in Europe.
On the 8th (Thu), steep yourself in history at Žiče Charterhouse, then indulge in some personalized pampering at La Vita Spa & Beauty, and then admire the landmark architecture of The Vovk Mill. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Land of Hayracks, Head underground at Hell Cave, then admire the masterpieces at Velenje Museum, then pause for some photo ops at Tito Statue, and finally admire the local landmark of Green Gold Beer Fountain.

To find reviews and other tourist information, refer to the Žalec online itinerary planner.

You can drive from Kamnik to Žalec in an hour. In September in Žalec, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Ljubljana.
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Ljubljana — 4 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Change things up with these side-trips from Ljubljana: Bled (Triglav National Park, Parasailing & Paragliding, &more). Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, take in the views from Triple Bridge, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas, and get advice or help at Seminary Palace and Library.

For maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Ljubljana trip planner.

You can drive from Žalec to Ljubljana in an hour. In September, daily temperatures in Ljubljana can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive back home.
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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.
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