15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Trieste, Shuttle to Ljubljana
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Ljubljana
— 5 nights
Shuttle
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Maribor
— 4 nights
Drive
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Koper
— 3 nights
Drive
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Bovec
— 2 nights
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Drive to Tarvisio Boscoverde, Train to Klagenfurt Hbf, Fly to Dusseldorf

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Ljubljana — 5 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 (Spa Park, Bled Island, &more) and Postojna (The Secret Rooms of Hotel Jama, Postojna Cave, &more). Next up on the itinerary: stop by Ljubljana Old Town, contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas, and take in the views from Triple Bridge.

To see ratings, photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana online trip itinerary planner.

Dusseldorf, Germany to Ljubljana is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also drive; or do a combination of flight and train. In March, daytime highs in Ljubljana are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to catch the shuttle to Maribor.
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Maribor — 4 nights

Cycling may be one of the best ways to tour Maribor, a great base for exploring the surrounding area and conquering Pohorje Mountains.
Change things up with these side-trips from Maribor: Peca Underground - Tourist Mine and Museum (in Mežica), Church of St. Elizabeth (in Slovenj Gradec) and Forma viva Ravne Steel Masterpieces (in Ravne na Koroškem). The adventure continues: let your taste buds guide you at Tasting Maribor, let the kids burn off some steam at Maribor City Park, stop by Vino Valdhuber, and walk around Three Ponds.

To see traveler tips, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Maribor trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by shuttle from Ljubljana to Maribor takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in April, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Koper.
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Koper — 3 nights

A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
Get out of town with these interesting Koper side-trips: Vipava (Vina Povh & Kamp Tura) and Predjama Castle (in Postojna). The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, let little ones run wild at Lisjak - Premium extra virgin olive oil from Slovenian Istria, pause for some serene contemplation at Krstilnica sv.Janeza Krstnika, and look for gifts at Olive Oil Morgan.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Koper road trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Maribor to Koper takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In April, daytime highs in Koper are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to drive to Bovec.
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Bovec — 2 nights

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
On the 12th (Wed), make a trip to Ajdovska Deklica, then glide through natural beauty at Planica Nordic Centre & Zipline, then take a memorable drive along Mangart Saddle, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Vršič Pass. On the 13th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: trek along Krampež Waterfall, then see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour, and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find photos, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Bovec trip site.

Getting from Koper to Bovec by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a bus. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Koper in April: high temperatures in Bovec hover around 16°C and lows are around 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to travel 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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