14 days in Slovenia Itinerary

14 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia trip planner

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Fly to Zagreb, Shuttle to Ljubljana
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Ljubljana
— 1 night
Drive
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Ptuj
— 1 night
Drive
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Bled
— 4 nights
Drive
4
Kobarid
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Nova Gorica
— 1 night
Drive
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Dobravlje
— 1 night
Drive
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Piran
— 1 night
Drive
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Postojna
— 2 nights
Fly

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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 18th (Sun): walk around Tivoli Park and then glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area. Keep things going the next day: explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle, explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, then stop by Ljubljana Old Town, then snap pictures at Triple Bridge, and finally take in the views from Dragon Bridge.

For more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana online tour planner.

Madrid, Spain to Ljubljana is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also fly; or drive. Traveling from Madrid in July, things will get little chillier in Ljubljana: highs are around 32°C and lows about 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Ptuj.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Parks · Adventure
Find places to stay Jul 18 — 19:

Ptuj

— 1 night
A tour of Ptuj reveals an old town filled with new experiences.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Ptuj Castle, then pause for some serene contemplation at Parish Church of St. Marija - Ptujskogorska Mother of God, then pause for some photo ops at Orpheus Monument, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Prešernova Street.

To see other places to visit, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Ptuj trip itinerary website.

Getting from Ljubljana to Ptuj by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Bled.

Things to do in Ptuj

Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Jul 19 — 20:

Bled

— 4 nights
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Get out of town with these interesting Bled side-trips: Peričnik Falls (in Mojstrana), Vršič Pass (in Kranjska Gora) and Bohinjsko Jezero (Vogel & Lake Bohinj). Spend the 23rd (Fri) exploring nature at Triglav National Park. There's lots more to do: hike along Vintgar Gorge, step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, take some stellar pictures from Mala Osojnica, and go for a charming ride with Kmetija Pr' Kolenc.

For reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Bled route planning tool.

You can drive from Ptuj to Bled in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In July, daily temperatures in Bled can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Kobarid.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 20 — 24:

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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sun): paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour and then whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks. On the next day, take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall, then admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley, and then explore the striking landscape at Tolmin Gorge.

For ratings, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Kobarid trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by car from Bled to Kobarid takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Kobarid are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Nova Gorica.

Things to do in Kobarid

Nature · Parks · Adventure · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 24 — 26:

Nova Gorica

— 1 night
A trip to Nova Gorica takes you to the land between the Alps and the sea.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Tue): do a tasting at Bjana, then awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, and then learn about winemaking at Lepa Vida Boutique Winery.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Nova Gorica holiday maker site.

You can drive from Kobarid to Nova Gorica in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. In July, Nova Gorica is a bit warmer than Kobarid - with highs of 35°C and lows of 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can drive to Dobravlje.

Things to do in Nova Gorica

Wineries · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 26 — 27:

Dobravlje

— 1 night
Located in western Slovenia, Dobravlje boasts picturesque surroundings featuring rolling hills carpeted with vineyards.
On the 28th (Wed), learn about winemaking at Winery Tilia Estate and then awaken your taste buds at RockVelo.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Dobravlje online travel route planner.

Dobravlje is very close to Nova Gorica. Traveling from Nova Gorica in July, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Dobravlje, with lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Dobravlje

Wineries · Tours · Outdoors
Find places to stay Jul 27 — 28:
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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.
On the 29th (Thu), don't miss a visit to Walls of Piran, then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, then get a new perspective on nature at Magical World of Shells Museum, and finally make a trip to Tartini Square.

To see reviews, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Piran trip app.

You can drive from Dobravlje to Piran in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Dobravlje in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Piran, with lows of 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can drive to Postojna.

Things to do in Piran

Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors · Museums
Find places to stay Jul 28 — 29:

Postojna

— 2 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.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Fri): explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, explore the historical opulence of Predjama Castle, and then indulge your senses at Vino Zorz. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Sat): look for gifts at Guštarna and then explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves.

To see more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our Postojna visit planner.

Drive from Piran to Postojna in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Piran in July, things will get a bit cooler in Postojna: highs are around 32°C and lows about 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Postojna

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Wineries

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 29 — 31:

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.