16 days in Slovenia Itinerary

16 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia journey planner

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Ljubljana
— 2 nights
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Bled
— 4 nights
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Kobarid
— 3 nights
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Piran
— 4 nights
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Ljubljana
— 2 nights
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Ljubljana

— 2 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
On the 12th (Sun), visit Ljubljana Old Town, take in the views from Triple Bridge, then snap pictures at Dragon Bridge, then contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, and finally explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle.

To find where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana day trip app.

London, UK to Ljubljana is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from London to Ljubljana, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In September, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Bled.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Parks · Nature
Find places to stay Sep 11 — 13:

Bled

— 4 nights
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
You've now added Lake Bled to your itinerary. Venture out of the city with trips to Lake Jasna (in Kranjska Gora) and Bohinjsko Jezero (Church of St John the Baptist, Lake Bohinj, &more). Spend the 14th (Tue) exploring nature at Triglav National Park. There's much more to do: trek along Vintgar Gorge, head off the coast to Bled Island, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, and step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle.

For maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Bled online itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Bled takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September, daily temperatures in Bled can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Kobarid.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 13 — 17:

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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kobarid: Bovec (River Rafting & Tubing & Virje Waterfall). And it doesn't end there: whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, see the interesting displays at Cheese Museum of Kobarid, admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall, and make a trip to Italian Charnel House.

To find other places to visit, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Kobarid day trip planning tool.

You can drive from Bled to Kobarid in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Kobarid are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can drive to Piran.

Things to do in Kobarid

Tours · Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 17 — 20:

Piran

— 4 nights
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Piran: Lipica Stud Farm (in Lipica) and Škocjan Caves (in Škocjan). There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, admire the landmark architecture of Benečanka Venetian House, relax and rejuvenate at Fish Spa Piran, and view the masterpieces at Nika's Tiny House.

For maps, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Piran trip builder app.

Traveling by car from Kobarid to Piran takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Kobarid in September, with highs in Piran at 28°C and lows at 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Piran

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 20 — 24:

Ljubljana

— 2 nights
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Fri): walk around Tivoli Park, wander the streets of Metelkova, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Sat): get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

Plan trip to Ljubljana with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Getting from Piran to Ljubljana by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Piran in September; daily highs in Ljubljana reach 23°C and lows reach 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Tours · Wildlife · Outdoors · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Sep 24 — 26:

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.