15 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Klagenfurt, Shuttle to Avtobusna postaja Kranj, Bus to Bled
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— 3 nights
Shuttle to Trieste, Fly to Dusseldorf


Bled — 3 nights

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Triglav National Park and Bled Island. Explore Bled's surroundings by going to Vršič Pass (in Kranjska Gora) and Bohinjsko Jezero (Lake Bohinj & Savica Waterfall). And it doesn't end there: take in the dramatic natural features at Vintgar Gorge, get outside with Outdoor Activities, Head underground at Pokljuka Gorge, and whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

To see reviews, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, use the Bled road trip site.

Dusseldorf, Germany to Bled is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight, shuttle, and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. While traveling from Dusseldorf, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Bled, ranging from highs of 31°C to lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Kobarid.
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Kobarid — 3 nights

At the very heart of picturesque Soca Valley, Kobarid delivers some of the most stunning views of Slovenia's highest peaks, as well as a chance to enjoy some exciting alpine rivers.
Bring the kids along to Kayaking & Canoeing and Zipline. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kobarid: Solkan Bridge (in Solkan), Thirsty River Brewing (in Bovec) and Bjana (in Dobrovo). There's still lots to do: appreciate the views at Soča Valley, walk around Sabotin Park Miru, skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour, and witness the site of a historic battle at Ravelnik Open Air Museum.

For maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Kobarid day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bled to Kobarid takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In August in Kobarid, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 14°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to go by car 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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Mon): look for gifts at Nika's Tiny House, admire the striking features of Benečanka Venetian House, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Church, get outside with Outdoor Activities, then don't miss a visit to Walls of Piran, and finally identify plant and animal life at Škocjanski Zatok Nature Reserve. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Tartini Square, relax in the rural setting at Fonda Fish Farm, then stroll around Forma Viva, then take a leisurely stroll along Port Piran, and finally have fun and explore at Magical World of Shells Museum.

Before you visit Piran, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Drive from Kobarid to Piran in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Kobarid in August: high temperatures in Piran hover around 34°C and lows are around 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can go by car to Škocjan.
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Škocjan — 1 night

Most people visit Skocjan to tour the famed caves, one of Slovenia's top attractions.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Wed): Head underground at Škocjan Caves.

For photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Škocjan day trip tool.

You can drive from Piran to Škocjan in an hour. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Wed) to allow enough 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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Thu): explore the fascinating underground world of Postojna Cave, then step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle, then look for gifts at Guštarna, and finally explore the activities along Cerknica Lake. Keep things going the next day: indulge your senses at Winestronaut, learn about winemaking at Winery Tilia Estate, and then do a tasting at The Wine House Rondic.

To see reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read our Postojna day trip planner.

Postojna is very close to Škocjan. In August, daytime highs in Postojna are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Ljubljana.
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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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Ljubljana Old Town and Ljubljanica River. And it doesn't end there: explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle, take in the views from Dragon Bridge, stroll around Tivoli Park, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Franciscan Church of the Annunciation.

For where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana trip planner.

Drive from Postojna to Ljubljana in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August in Ljubljana, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can travel back home.
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Slovenia travel guide

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.