14 days in Slovenia Itinerary

14 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia travel route 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
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Kobarid
— 2 nights
Drive
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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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Tue): 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: step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle, explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, then take in the views from Triple Bridge, and finally take in the views from Dragon Bridge.

For photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read Ljubljana trip 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 slightly colder in Ljubljana: highs are around 32°C and lows about 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Ptuj.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors
Find places to stay Jul 20 — 21:

Ptuj

— 1 night
A tour of Ptuj reveals an old town filled with new experiences.
On the 22nd (Thu), examine the collection at Ptuj Castle, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parish Church of St. Marija - Ptujskogorska Mother of God, then appreciate the history behind Orpheus Monument, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Prešernova Street.

To find ratings, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Ptuj itinerary planner.

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 22nd (Thu) early enough to go by car to Bled.

Things to do in Ptuj

Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Jul 21 — 22:

Bled

— 4 nights
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bled: Vršič Pass (in Kranjska Gora), Peričnik Falls (in Mojstrana) and Bohinjsko Jezero (Vogel & Lake Bohinj). Spend the 25th (Sun) exploring nature at Triglav National Park. There's lots more to do: hike along Vintgar Gorge, head off the coast to Bled Island, take some stellar pictures from Mala Osojnica, and explore the historical opulence of Bled Castle.

To find reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Bled vacation planning website.

Traveling by car from Ptuj to Bled takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. July in Bled sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Kobarid.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 22 — 26:

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 27th (Tue): head outdoors with Outdoor Activities and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities. On the next day, take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall, appreciate the views at Soča Valley, and then explore the striking landscape at Tolmin Gorge.

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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. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Nova Gorica.

Things to do in Kobarid

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 26 — 28:

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 29th (Thu): do a tasting at Bjana, indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, and then do a tasting at Lepa Vida Boutique Winery.

To see where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Nova Gorica online driving holiday planner.

Drive from Kobarid to Nova Gorica in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Kobarid in July: high temperatures in Nova Gorica hover around 35°C and lows are around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Dobravlje.

Things to do in Nova Gorica

Wineries · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 28 — 29:

Dobravlje

— 1 night
Located in western Slovenia, Dobravlje boasts picturesque surroundings featuring rolling hills carpeted with vineyards.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Fri): do a tasting at Winery Tilia Estate and then indulge your senses at RockVelo.

For ratings, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Dobravlje tour itinerary 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. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can drive to Piran.

Things to do in Dobravlje

Wineries · Outdoors · Tours
Find places to stay Jul 29 — 30:
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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 31st (Sat): make a trip to Walls of Piran, then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, then get a new perspective on nature at Magical World of Shells Museum, and finally don't miss a visit to Tartini Square.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Piran vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Dobravlje to Piran takes 1.5 hours. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Piran when traveling from Dobravlje in July, with lows around 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) so you can go by car to Postojna.

Things to do in Piran

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Museums
Find places to stay Jul 30 — 31:

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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sun): explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, then step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle, and then do a tasting at Vino Zorz. Keep things going the next day: stop by Guštarna and then explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Postojna online tour planner.

You can drive from Piran to Postojna in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Piran in July: high temperatures in Postojna hover around 32°C and lows are around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can fly back home.

Things to do in Postojna

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Wineries

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 31 — Aug 2:

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.