16 days in Slovenia Itinerary

16 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Koper
— 2 nights
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Nova Gorica
— 3 nights
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 1 night
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Kranjska Gora
— 3 nights
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Ljubljana
— 6 nights

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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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Koper: Predjama Castle (in Postojna) and Boris Lisjak Winery (in Dutovlje). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, admire the landmark architecture of Town Hall, and explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves.

To see ratings, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Koper vacation site.

Ljubljana to Koper is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Ljubljana in March, expect a bit warmer with lows of 5°C in Koper. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Nova Gorica.

Things to do in Koper

Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries · Classes · Nature

Side Trips

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Nova Gorica

— 3 nights
A trip to Nova Gorica takes you to the land between the Alps and the sea.
Venture out of the city with trips to Winery Tilia Estate (in Dobravlje), Winestronaut (in Ajdovščina) and Ferrari Garden (in Štanjel). Next up on the itinerary: head outdoors with Magma X, enjoy breathtaking views from Gonjače Viewing Tower, sample the tasty concoctions at Gallus Craft & Draft Beer Bar, and trek along Krampež Waterfall.

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Nova Gorica trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by car from Koper to Nova Gorica takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In March, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Nova Gorica

Wineries · Breweries & Distilleries · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

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Bohinjsko Jezero

— 1 night
The mirror-like waters of the largest glacial lake in Slovenia make Bohinjsko Jezero one of the most popular tourist attractions in the country.
On the 15th (Mon), explore the activities along Lake Bohinj, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St John the Baptist, catch a ride on Vogel, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Ukanc Military Cemetery, and finally admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall.

To find maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, use the Bohinjsko Jezero tour itinerary maker.

Getting from Nova Gorica to Bohinjsko Jezero by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and taxi. In March, Bohinjsko Jezero is slightly colder than Nova Gorica - with highs of 11°C and lows of 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Nature · Parks · Winter Sports · Transportation
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Kranjska Gora

— 3 nights
A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
Step out of Kranjska Gora to go to Bovec and see Thirsty River Brewing, which is approximately 58 minutes away. There's still lots to do: hit the slopes at Planica Nordic Centre & Zipline, make a trip to Tromeja -Triple border, look for all kinds of wild species at Zelenci Nature Reserve, and try your luck at Casino Korona.

To see reviews and more tourist information, read Kranjska Gora trip builder.

Traveling by car from Bohinjsko Jezero to Kranjska Gora takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Winter Sports

Side Trip

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Ljubljana

— 6 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Explore Ljubljana's surroundings by going to Toll House (in Kranj) and Bled (Ojstrica, Bled Island, &more). Spend the 24th (Wed) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's still lots to do: take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Franciscan Church of the Annunciation, stop by Metelkova, and contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River.

To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and tourist information, use the Ljubljana attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Kranjska Gora to Ljubljana takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in March, and nighttime lows around 0°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Wildlife · Historic Sites · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 18 — 24:

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.