16 days in Slovenia Itinerary

16 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Strunjan
— 2 nights
Drive
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Secovlje
— 1 night
Drive
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Črni Kal
— 1 night
Drive
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Divača
— 1 night
Drive
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Vipavski Križ
— 1 night
Drive
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Postojna
— 2 nights
Drive
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Pivka
— 1 night
Drive
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Ankaran
— 1 night
Drive
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Koper
— 2 nights
Shuttle
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Piran
— 3 nights

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Strunjan — 2 nights

Strunjan provides easy access to the nearby nature reserve, the longest section of unspoiled coastline in the Gulf of Trieste.
Strunjan is known for beaches and sightseeing. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: get great views at Strunjan Cliff and identify plant and animal life at Strunjan Nature Reserve.

To see where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, use the Strunjan trip itinerary planning website.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Strunjan. In May, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 13°C. On the 8th (Sun), you'll travel to Secovlje.
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Beaches · Wildlife · Parks
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Secovlje — 1 night

On the 9th (Mon), relax and rejuvenate at Thalasso Spa Lepa Vida and then walk around Sečovlje Salina Nature Park.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read Secovlje trip site.

Secovlje is just a stone's throw from Strunjan. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in May, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can go by car to Črni Kal.
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Wildlife · Parks · Spas
Side Trips
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Črni Kal — 1 night

Črni Kal is a village in southwestern Slovenia in the City Municipality of Koper. Start off your visit on the 10th (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity.

To see where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Črni Kal online itinerary builder.

Črni Kal is very close to Secovlje. In May, daily temperatures in Črni Kal can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Divača.
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Historic Sites
Side Trip
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Divača — 1 night

Divača is a large nucleated village in the Littoral region of Slovenia, near the Italian border. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Wed): brush up on your military savvy at Military Museum Tabor, then explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, and then take in the awesome beauty at Nanos Plateau.

To see where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, use the Divača online route planner.

Divača is very close to Črni Kal. In May, daytime highs in Divača are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can go by car to Vipavski Križ.
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Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
Side Trips
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Vipavski Križ — 1 night

Vipavski Križ is a settlement on a small hill in the Vipava Valley in the Municipality of Ajdovščina in the Littoral region of Slovenia. On the 12th (Thu), do a tasting at Winery Tilia Estate and then get outside with RockVelo.

To find photos, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Vipavski Križ trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Divača to Vipavski Križ takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Postojna.
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Wineries · Outdoors · Tours
Side Trip
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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 13th (Fri): explore the historical opulence of Predjama Castle, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cerkev Zalostne Matere bozje, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Cross Cave. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Sat): Head underground at Postojna Cave, examine the collection at Karst Museum, and then steep yourself in history at Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum.

To find where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Postojna trip itinerary planning website.

Postojna is just a stone's throw from Vipavski Križ. In May, daytime highs in Postojna are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Pivka.
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Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums
Side Trips
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Pivka — 1 night

For a small town, Pivka offers a surprising number of activities for all kinds of travelers.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sun): explore the activities along Lake Petelinje, see the interesting displays at Ecomuseum of the Seasonal Lakes of Pivka, and then don't miss a visit to Museo Militare Di Pivka.

To find reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Pivka trip maker app.

Pivka is very close to Postojna. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Pivka when traveling from Postojna in May, with lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to drive to Ankaran.
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Museums · Nature
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Ankaran — 1 night

Ankaran is a town in the Municipality of Ankaran, located near the border with Italy, in the Littoral region of Slovenia. Start off your visit on the 16th (Mon): appreciate the history behind World War II Monuments, then relax and rejuvenate at Adria Ankaran Wellness Centre, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monastery of Saint Nicholas.

To see ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Ankaran online journey planner.

You can drive from Pivka to Ankaran in an hour. Another option is to drive. May in Ankaran sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Koper.
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Historic Sites · Spas
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Tue): admire the striking features of Brolo square, then don't miss a visit to Piazza Tito, then pause for some serene contemplation at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower, and finally ponder the design of Da Ponte Fountain. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Wed): examine the collection at Izolana - House of the Sea, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Maurus, then admire the striking features of Praetorian Palace, and finally steep yourself in history at Muda Gate.

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Koper online tour planner.

Koper is just a short distance from Ankaran. In May, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) to allow time to take a shuttle to Piran.
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Historic Sites · Museums
Side Trip
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Piran — 3 nights

Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Piran is known for sightseeing, historic sites, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Francis of Assisi, contemplate the long history of First of May Square, and examine the collection at Sergej Mašera Maritime Museum.

For photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Piran route maker website.

Piran is just a short distance from Koper. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in May, and nighttime lows around 13°C.
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Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Outdoors
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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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