16 days in Slovenia Itinerary

16 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Izola
— 4 nights
2
Lipica
— 1 night
3
Kočevje
— 2 nights
4
Celje
— 3 nights
5
Ljubljana
— 5 nights

4
nights
Izola

Izola ©
Located on the Adriatic coast, the old fishing town of Izola draws travelers with the enticing atmosphere of its Mediterranean streets.
Change things up with these side-trips from Izola: Ferrari Garden (in Štanjel), Škocjan Caves (in Škocjan) and Predjama Castle (in Postojna). The adventure continues: make a trip to Tartini Square, enjoy the sand and surf at Strunjan Nature Reserve, walk around Park Pietro Coppo, and examine the collection at Sergej Mašera Maritime Museum.

For where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Izola trip app.

Zurich, Switzerland to Izola is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Zurich in August; daily highs in Izola reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can drive to Lipica.

Things to do in Izola

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Piran, Portorož, Ferrari Garden, Škocjan Caves, Strunjan Nature Reserve
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Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves
Predjama Castle ©
Predjama Castle
Tartini Square ©
Tartini Square

1
night
Lipica

Lipica ©
Known for its Lipizzaner horses, Lipica is nevertheless more than just a horse lover's heaven.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Lipizzan Museum Lipikum, thentrot along with Lipica Stud Farm, thenlearn about all things military at Military Museum Tabor, and finally play a few rounds at Golf Klub Lipica.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the Lipica trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Izola to Lipica in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Lipica can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Kočevje.

Things to do in Lipica

Outdoors Museums Tours

Side Trip

Military Museum Tabor
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Lipica Stud Farm ©
Lipica Stud Farm
Military Museum Tabor ©
Military Museum Tabor
Lipizzan Museum Lipikum ©
Lipizzan Museum Lipikum

2
nights
Kočevje

Kočevje ©
Together with the Krokar primeval forest, which is inscribed in the UNESCO World Heritage List, the Kočevje Region makes for a truly mystical forest landscape.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Fri): examine the collection at Public Institute Ribnica Handicraft Centre, thenexplore the historical opulence of Snežnik Castle, and then see the interesting displays at Šeškov House. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the waterfront views at Kolpa River, identify plant and animal life at River Krupa Spring, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Veliki Rog.

For ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Kočevje driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Lipica to Kočevje in 2 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Lipica in August since evenings lows in Kočevje dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Celje.

Things to do in Kočevje

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Snežnik Castle, River Krupa Spring, Public Institute Ribnica Handicraft Centre, Kolpa River
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Kolpa River ©
Kolpa River
Snežnik Castle ©
Snežnik Castle
Veliki Rog ©
Veliki Rog

3
nights
Celje

Celje ©
An old city with a modern vibe, Celje features a castle and historical town center, surrounded by a green landscpe tailor-made for an exciting and active holiday.
Venture out of the city with trips to Velenje (Velenje Beach & Tito Statue). And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at The Photographic Studio of Josip Pelikan, Head underground at Hell Cave, take in the spiritual surroundings of Žiče Charterhouse, and admire the striking features of Celje National Hall.

For traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Celje road trip tool.

Traveling by car from Kočevje to Celje takes 2 hours. Traveling from Kočevje in August, expect little chillier with lows of °C in Celje. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Celje

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Velenje, Hell Cave, Žiče Charterhouse
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Velenje Beach ©
Velenje Beach
The Photographic Studio of Josip Pelikan ©
The Photographic Studio of Josip Pelikan
Museum of Recent History Celje ©
Museum of Recent History Celje

5
nights
Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Venture out of the city with trips to Bled (Triglav National Park, Mala Osojnica, &more), Postojna Cave (in Postojna) and Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje). And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, take in the views from Triple Bridge, pause for some serene contemplation at Sts. Cyril and Methodius Orthodox Church, and contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River.

To find ratings, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Ljubljana online trip builder.

You can drive from Celje to Ljubljana in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Ljubljana can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Bled, Postojna Cave, Vintgar Gorge
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Ljubljana Old Town ©
Ljubljana Old Town
Ljubljana Castle ©
Ljubljana Castle
Triglav National Park ©
Triglav National Park

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