15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia attractions planner
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Radlje ob Dravi
— 1 day
Drive
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Solčava
— 2 nights
Drive
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Ljubljana
— 2 nights
Drive
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Cerknica
— 2 nights
Drive
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Koper
— 2 nights
Shuttle
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Piran
— 2 nights
Drive
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Postojna
— 2 nights
Drive
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Pivka
— 2 nights
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Radlje ob Dravi — 1 day

Radlje ob Dravi is a town in the Municipality of Radlje ob Dravi in northeastern Slovenia. On the 1st (Thu), explore the activities along Lake Dravograd, then delve into the distant past at Pistrov Castle, and then cool off at Radlje ob Dravi Waterpark.

To find traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our Radlje ob Dravi trip planner.

If you are flying in from Germany, the closest major aiport is Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can go by car to Solčava.
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Solčava — 2 nights

Visit Solcava to discover a region near the Austrian border where a drive down a panoramic road delivers some of the best views in Europe.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): stroll around Logar Valley Landscape Park, take in the awesome beauty at Velika Planina, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Rinka Waterfall. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat): examine the collection at Peca Underground - Tourist Mine and Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Mary of the Snow, and then take a memorable drive along Solčava Panoramic Road.

To see more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Solčava trip maker tool.

You can drive from Radlje ob Dravi to Solčava in 2 hours. Another option is to drive. In September in Solčava, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Ljubljana.
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Ljubljana — 2 nights

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 4th (Sun): take in the views from Dragon Bridge, explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, snap pictures at Triple Bridge, then wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, then get a sense of history and politics at Town Hall, and finally explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle. On the 5th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, and then savor the flavors at Wine Tasting Bled.

For maps, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana road trip tool.

Traveling by car from Solčava to Ljubljana takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train. In September in Ljubljana, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Cerknica.
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Cerknica — 2 nights

Cerknica invites travelers to explore the natural treasures of Slovenia's countryside.
On the 6th (Tue), explore the landscape on two wheels at Notranjski Regional Park, then contemplate the waterfront views at Cerknica Lake, and then see the interesting displays at Kebe Museum of Lake Cerknica. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the fascinating underground world of Cross Cave, then get engrossed in the history at Snežnik Castle, then see the interesting displays at Hunting Collection and Dormouse Museum, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Slivnica.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Cerknica trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Cerknica in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in September, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Koper.
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Koper — 2 nights

A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Anne's Friary, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower, admire the landmark architecture of Praetorian Palace, then admire the local landmark of Da Ponte Fountain, and finally contemplate the long history of Muda Gate. On the 9th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Izolana - House of the Sea, admire the landmark architecture of Church of St. Maurus, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Piazza Tito.

For ratings, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read Koper day trip site.

Getting from Cerknica to Koper by car takes about an hour. Other options: drive. In September, Koper is somewhat warmer than Cerknica - with highs of 28°C and lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a shuttle to Piran.
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Piran — 2 nights

Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
On the 10th (Sat), try your luck at Casino Riviera, make a trip to Walls of Piran, and then walk around Sečovlje Salina Nature Park. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Portorož Beach, take a leisurely stroll along Port Piran, then get a new perspective on nature at Magical World of Shells Museum, then don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Church.

For where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Piran trip planner.

Piran is very close to Koper. In September, daytime highs in Piran are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Postojna.
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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.
On the 12th (Mon), explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, and then indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area. On your second day here, look for gifts at Guštarna, see the interesting displays at Karst Museum, then explore the historical opulence of Predjama Castle, and finally make a trip to Grotte di Postumia - Park Postojnska jama.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Postojna online driving holiday planner.

Getting from Piran to Postojna by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Piran in September: high temperatures in Postojna hover around 24°C and lows are around 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Pivka.
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Pivka — 2 nights

For a small town, Pivka offers a surprising number of activities for all kinds of travelers.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Wed): make a trip to Museo Militare Di Pivka, then examine the collection at Pivka Park of Military History, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Petelinje. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Thu): steep yourself in history at Grad Prem.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Pivka attractions planner.

Pivka is very close to Postojna. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Postojna in September; daily highs in Pivka reach 28°C and lows reach 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride 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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