15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

15 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
— 3 nights
Drive
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Piran
— 4 nights
Drive
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Dobrovo
— 3 nights
Drive
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Maribor
— 3 nights
Drive to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Fly to Bucharest

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Ljubljana

— 3 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Explore hidden gems such as Escape Room Enigmarium and Mestni Trg. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ljubljana: St. Martin's Parish Church (in Bled) and Old Town Centre of Radovljica (in Radovljica). The adventure continues: test your team's savvy at The Key Escape Room Ljubljana, examine the collection at Railway Museum, relax and rejuvenate at Vodno Mesto Atlantis, and get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Contemporary History.

To see photos, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Ljubljana trip itinerary maker.

Bucharest, Romania to Ljubljana is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also fly; or drive. Traveling from Bucharest to Ljubljana, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. December in Ljubljana sees daily highs of 5°C and lows of -3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Fun & Games · Shopping · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 22 — 25:

Piran

— 4 nights
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Step off the beaten path and head to Tartini Square and Magical World of Shells Museum. Take a break from Piran with a short trip to Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity in Hrastovlje, about 40 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower, see the interesting displays at The Museum of Underwater Activities, and admire the landmark architecture of Praetorian Palace.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Piran trip planner.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Piran takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Ljubljana in December: high temperatures in Piran hover around 12°C and lows are around 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Dobrovo.

Things to do in Piran

Museums · Historic Sites · Wineries · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 25 — 29:

Dobrovo

— 3 nights
Near the Italian border, Dobrovo remains a small settlement in a region known for its hilly orchards, vineyards, and olive groves.
On the 30th (Wed), try to win big at Perla Casino, get outside with Magma X, then make a trip to Gonjače Viewing Tower, and finally make a trip to Šmartno. On the 31st (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Kobarid Museum, then take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Tolmin Gorge.

To see photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Dobrovo tour planner.

Traveling by car from Piran to Dobrovo takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle, train, and bus; or take a bus. December in Dobrovo sees daily highs of 13°C and lows of 3°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Maribor.

Things to do in Dobrovo

Parks · Nature · Fun & Games · Casinos

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 29 — Jan 1:

Maribor

— 3 nights
Cycling may be one of the best ways to tour Maribor, a great base for exploring the surrounding area and conquering Pohorje Mountains.
Step off the beaten path and head to Celje Castle and Europark Maribor. Change things up with these side-trips from Maribor: Lake Šmartno (in Celje), Ptuj Castle (in Ptuj) and Terme 3000 (in Moravske Toplice). There's still lots to do: indulge in some personalized pampering at Perfect Body and learn about winemaking at Vinogradi Horvat - Vineyards Horvat.

To see photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Maribor trip planner.

Drive from Dobrovo to Maribor in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and shuttle; or take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Dobrovo in January, with highs in Maribor at 5°C and lows at -4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Maribor

Spas · Wineries · Shopping · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 1 — 4:

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.