15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Drive
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Postojna
— 1 night
Drive
2
Stara Fužina
— 1 night
Taxi
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
Drive
4
Bled
— 4 nights
Drive
5
Maribor
— 2 nights
Drive
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Ptuj
— 2 nights
Drive
7
Ljubljana
— 3 nights
Shuttle to Trieste, Fly to Milan

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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 8th (Sun): step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle, then learn about winemaking at Boris Lisjak Winery, and then brush up on your military savvy at Military Museum Tabor. On the 9th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, make a trip to Museo Militare Di Pivka, then explore the fascinating underground world of Cross Cave, and finally explore the activities along Cerknica Lake.

To find photos, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, use the Postojna trip website.

Milan, Italy to Postojna is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or take a train. In August, Postojna is a bit cooler than Milan - with highs of 31°C and lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Stara Fužina.

Things to do in Postojna

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 8 — 9:

Stara Fužina

— 1 night
On the 10th (Tue), take in the dramatic scenery at Mostnica Gorge, take an in-depth tour of Oplen House Museum, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Planina Zajamniki, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Slap Grmečica.

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Traveling by car from Postojna to Stara Fužina takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in August, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Stara Fužina

Nature · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 9 — 10:

Bohinjsko Jezero

— 1 night
The mirror-like waters of the largest glacial lake in Slovenia make Bohinjsko Jezero one of the most popular tourist attractions in the country.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Wed): take in the dramatic scenery at Savica Waterfall, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vogel, then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and finally explore the activities along Lake Bohinj.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Bohinjsko Jezero day trip planner.

Bohinjsko Jezero is just a stone's throw from Stara Fužina. In August, daytime highs in Bohinjsko Jezero are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can drive to Bled.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports
Find places to stay Aug 10 — 11:

Bled

— 4 nights
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bled: Bovec (Soča Valley & Zipline), Church of St. Joseph (in Soča) and Cheese Museum of Kobarid (in Kobarid). Spend the 13th (Fri) exploring nature at Triglav National Park. The adventure continues: trek along Vintgar Gorge, identify plant and animal life at Vršič Pass, fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and explore the historical opulence of Bled Castle.

To see ratings, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Bled day trip site.

Bled is just a short distance from Bohinjsko Jezero. In August, daytime highs in Bled are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Maribor.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 11 — 15:

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.
On the 16th (Mon), examine the collection at The Photographic Studio of Josip Pelikan, then don't miss a visit to Vetrinjski dvor, and then awaken your taste buds at Big Guy's Wine Tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Tue): contemplate the waterfront views at Lovrenc Lakes, learn about winemaking at Ramšak Winery, and then learn about winemaking at Vinogradi Horvat - Vineyards Horvat.

To see ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Maribor trip planner.

You can drive from Bled to Maribor in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in August, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Ptuj.

Things to do in Maribor

Wineries · Museums · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 15 — 17:

Ptuj

— 2 nights
A tour of Ptuj reveals an old town filled with new experiences.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Wed): examine the collection at Ptuj Castle, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parish Church of St. Marija - Ptujskogorska Mother of God, then get to know the fascinating history of Prešernova Street, and finally appreciate the history behind Orpheus Monument. On the 19th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at St. John the Baptist’s Church, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Jeruzalem Church, then do a tasting at Wineries & Vineyards, and finally take in the pleasant sights at Pohorje Treetop Walk.

To see where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, use the Ptuj online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Maribor to Ptuj takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in August, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can go by car to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Ptuj

Historic Sites · Museums · Wineries · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 17 — 19:

Ljubljana

— 3 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
When in Ljubljana, make a side trip to see Logar Valley Landscape Park in Solčava, approximately Solčava away. Spend the 21st (Sat) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. And it doesn't end there: take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle, walk around Tivoli Park, and snap pictures at Triple Bridge.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Ljubljana road trip site.

You can drive from Ptuj to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Ljubljana can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 19 — 22:

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.