15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Drive to Piran
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Piran
— 4 nights
Drive
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Tolmin
— 4 nights
Drive
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Maribor
— 2 nights
Shuttle
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Ljubljana
— 4 nights
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Piran

— 4 nights
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Popular historic sites such as St. George's Church and Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower are in your itinerary. Get a sense of the local culture at Magical World of Shells Museum and Boris Lisjak Winery. Step out of Piran with an excursion to Škocjan Caves in Škocjan--about 44 minutes away. There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Portorož Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Svetilnik Beach, don't miss a visit to Walls of Piran, and admire the landmark architecture of Praetorian Palace.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Piran trip itinerary builder app.

Newark, USA to Piran is an approximately 15.5-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Newark to Piran, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 81°F in June, and nighttime lows around 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can drive to Tolmin.

Things to do in Piran

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 29 — Jul 3:

Tolmin

— 4 nights
At the picturesque confluence of two rivers, Tolmin offers quick access to a range of exciting outdoor activities.
Explore hidden gems such as Kayaking & Canoeing and Natural Bathing Place Lajšt. Visiting Tolmin Gorge and Kozjak Waterfall will get you outdoors. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Tolmin: Winery Tilia Estate (in Dobravlje), Winestronaut (in Ajdovščina) and Zipline (in Bovec). There's more to do: explore the activities along Soča Valley and see the interesting displays at Kobarid Museum.

To see where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Tolmin online trip maker.

Traveling by car from Piran to Tolmin takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In July, daytime highs in Tolmin are 86°F, while nighttime lows are 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Maribor.

Things to do in Tolmin

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Adventure

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 3 — 7:

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 8th (Fri), admire the striking features of Žiče Charterhouse, explore the historical opulence of Celje Castle, and then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Old Vine House, then see the interesting displays at Ptuj Castle, and then explore the striking landscape at Pyramid Archaeological Site.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Maribor online trip maker.

You can drive from Tolmin to Maribor in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 82°F in July, and nighttime lows around 60°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to catch the shuttle to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Maribor

Museums · Historic Sites · Spas · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 7 — 9:

Ljubljana

— 4 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Escape the urban bustle at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Stand-Up Paddleboarding. Get some cultural insight at Ljubljana Old Town and Franciscan Church of the Annunciation. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ljubljana: Postojna Cave (in Postojna) and Cross Cave (in Grahovo). There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas, ponder the world of politics at Town Hall, snap pictures at Cobblers' Bridge, and explore the activities along Ljubljanica River.

To find photos, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana trip planner.

Take a shuttle from Maribor to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. July in Ljubljana sees daily highs of 81°F and lows of 58°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 9 — 13:

Slovenia travel guide

4.2
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.