16 days in Slovenia Itinerary

16 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Drive to Maribor
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Maribor
— 2 nights
Drive
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Velenje
— 2 nights
Drive
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Kranj
— 2 nights
Drive
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Koper
— 1 night
Drive
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Ljubljana
— 4 nights
Drive
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Celje
— 4 nights
Drive to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Fly to Gothenburg-Landvetter Airport

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Maribor

Cycling may be one of the best ways to tour Maribor, a great base for exploring the surrounding area and conquering Pohorje Mountains.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Mon): explore the landscape on two wheels at Pekrska Gorca. On the 2nd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the world behind art at Jewish Tower, then see the interesting displays at Ptuj Castle, and then examine the collection at Museum of National Liberation.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the Maribor online travel route planner.

Gothenburg, Sweden to Maribor is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. When traveling from Gothenburg in March, plan for a bit warmer days in Maribor, with highs around 14°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Velenje.

Things to do in Maribor

Museums · Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites

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Velenje

With its lakes and well-maintained grassy beaches, Velenje will satisfy every tourist eager to relax or take a swim during summer months.
On the next day, examine the collection at Peca Underground - Tourist Mine and Museum, get curious at Noordung Centre, then take an in-depth tour of The House of Minerals, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at The Parish Church of the Assumption of Mary.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Velenje sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Maribor to Velenje takes an hour. In March, daily temperatures in Velenje can reach 14°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Kranj.

Things to do in Velenje

Museums · Childrens Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Kranj

The capital of Slovenia's Alps, Kranj allows you to stand with one foot in the nature and another in a town that's both a cultural center and a base for outdoor activities.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Sat): explore the historical opulence of Brdo Castle, contemplate the long history of Old Town Centre of Radovljica, then get engrossed in the history at Prešeren House, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at The Ossuary. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Sun): take an in-depth tour of Gorenjska Museum, explore the historical opulence of Škofja Loka Castle, and then take an in-depth tour of Khislstein Castle.

To see reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Kranj online travel route builder.

Traveling by car from Velenje to Kranj takes 1.5 hours. In March in Kranj, expect temperatures between 14°C during the day and 0°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Koper.

Things to do in Kranj

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

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Koper

A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
On the 8th (Mon), get into the urban bustle at Kidrič Street, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower, admire the striking features of Praetorian Palace, then get a new perspective on nature at Magical World of Shells Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, and finally view the masterpieces at Nika's Tiny House.

To see photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Koper tour builder tool.

You can drive from Kranj to Koper in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Kranj in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Koper, with lows of 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Koper

Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

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Ljubljana

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Cankarjevo Nabrežje and National Museum of Contemporary History. Discover out-of-the-way places like Nature & Wildlife Tours and Cathedral of St. Nicholas. Dedicate the 11th (Thu) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Franciscan Church of the Annunciation, examine the collection at House of Illusions, take a stroll through Metelkova, and contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River.

To find traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Ljubljana day trip planning tool.

Getting from Koper to Ljubljana by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Koper in March, with highs in Ljubljana at 13°C and lows at 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can drive to Celje.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Wineries
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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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Celje Castle and Historical Train of Celje. Explore hidden gems such as Celje Cathedral of Saint Daniel and The Photographic Studio of Josip Pelikan. When in Celje, make a side trip to see Sevnica Castle in Sevnica, approximately Sevnica away. Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Prince's Palace, view the masterpieces at Gallery of Contemporary Art, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Joseph Church, and examine the collection at Celje Regional Museum.

For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Celje road trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Celje takes an hour. March in Celje sees daily highs of 16°C and lows of 1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Celje

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

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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.