16 days in Slovenia Itinerary

16 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Maribor
— 3 nights
2
Ljubljana
— 2 nights
3
Postojna
— Few hours
4
Koper
— 3 nights
5
Kranjska Gora
— 7 nights

3
nights
Maribor

Maribor ©
Cycling may be one of the best ways to tour Maribor, a great base for exploring the surrounding area and conquering Pohorje Mountains.
Explore Maribor's surroundings by going to Celje Castle (in Celje), Spas (in Podčetrtek) and Green Gold Beer Fountain (in Žalec). The adventure continues: fly down the slopes at Mariborsko Pohorje Ski Resort, examine the collection at Old Vine House, take in the spiritual surroundings of Maribor Cathedral, and grab your bike and head to Pekrska Gorca.

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Maribor attractions site.

Vienna, Austria to Maribor is an approximately 3-hour car ride. In October, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can take a shuttle to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Maribor

Parks · Historic Sites · Spas

Side Trips

Celje Castle, Spas, Green Gold Beer Fountain, Pegasus Statue
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Mariborsko Pohorje Ski Resort ©
Mariborsko Pohorje Ski Resort
Europark Maribor ©
Europark Maribor
Green Gold Beer Fountain ©
Green Gold Beer Fountain

2
nights
Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
On the 24th (Sat), step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle, look for gifts at TojeTo, then explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, then snap pictures at Triple Bridge, and finally wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the striking landscape of Triglav National Park.

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You can take a shuttle from Maribor to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In October, daily temperatures in Ljubljana can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 6°C. You will have some time to spend on the 26th (Mon) before leaving for Postojna.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Nature · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

Triglav National Park
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Ljubljana Old Town ©
Ljubljana Old Town
Triglav National Park ©
Triglav National Park
Ljubljana Castle ©
Ljubljana Castle

few
hours
Postojna

Postojna ©
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.
On the 26th (Mon), Head underground at Postojna Cave, explore the historical opulence of Predjama Castle, and then see the interesting displays at Toplar Double Hayrack.

For more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Postojna trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Postojna takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Koper.

Things to do in Postojna

Nature · Historic Sites · Parks
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Postojna Cave ©
Postojna Cave
Predjama Castle ©
Predjama Castle
Toplar Double Hayrack ©
Toplar Double Hayrack

3
nights
Koper

Koper ©
A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
You've now added Lipica Stud Farm to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 27th (Tue): tour the stables at Lipica Stud Farm, make a trip to Parish Church of the Virgin Mary of the Rosary, engage your brain at Magical World of Shells Museum, then indulge in some personalized pampering at Fish Spa Piran, then admire the striking features of Piazza Tito, and finally admire the striking features of Praetorian Palace. On the next day, don't miss a visit to Walls of Piran, make a trip to Port Piran, make a trip to Tartini Square, then admire the striking features of Sodna palaca, and finally relax in the rural setting at Fonda Fish Farm.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Koper trip maker website.

Drive from Postojna to Koper in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Postojna in October, things will get somewhat warmer in Koper: highs are around 22°C and lows about 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Koper

Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Piran, Portorož, Lipica Stud Farm
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Lipica Stud Farm ©
Lipica Stud Farm
Fonda Fish Farm ©
Fonda Fish Farm
Tartini Square ©
Tartini Square

7
nights
Kranjska Gora

A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
Change things up with these side-trips from Kranjska Gora: Bovec (Predil Pass, Thirsty River Brewing, &more), Peričnik Falls (in Mojstrana) and Bohinjsko Jezero (Vogel & Golden Horn Fairyland). The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Vršič Pass, take in the dramatic scenery at Nadiza, don't miss a visit to Prisank Mountain Window, and contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Jasna.

For photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Kranjska Gora online travel route planner.

You can drive from Koper to Kranjska Gora in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and shuttle; or take a bus. In October, Kranjska Gora is slightly colder than Koper - with highs of 16°C and lows of 6°C. On the 5th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Bovec, Kobarid, Bohinjsko Jezero, Martuljek Waterfalls, Church of St. Joseph
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Zipline
Vršič Pass ©
Vršič Pass
Peričnik Falls ©
Peričnik Falls

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