16 days in Slovenia Itinerary

16 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Maribor
— 2 nights
2
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 2 nights
3
Koper
— 3 nights
4
Ljubljana
— 6 nights

2
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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Carinthia Regional Museum - Slovenj Gradec and Vino Valdhuber. Get some cultural insight at Peca Underground - Tourist Mine and Museum and Museum of Recent History Celje. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Maribor: Vulkanija Adventure Park (in Gornji Grad) and Velenje Beach (in Velenje). There's more to do: hit the slopes at Mariborsko Pohorje Ski Resort and pause for some serene contemplation at Franciscan Church.

To find where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Maribor route builder site.

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India to Maribor is an approximately 21-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) to Maribor, you'll gain 4.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) in January; daily highs in Maribor reach °C and lows reach °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Maribor

Museums Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Carinthia Regional Museum - Slovenj Gradec, Museum of Recent History Celje, Vulkanija Adventure Park, Velenje Beach, Peca Underground - Tourist Mine and Museum
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Peca Underground - Tourist Mine and Museum ©
Vulkanija Adventure Park ©
Vulkanija Adventure Park
Velenje Beach ©
Velenje Beach

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nights
Bohinjsko Jezero

Bohinjsko Jezero ©
The mirror-like waters of the largest glacial lake in Slovenia make Bohinjsko Jezero one of the most popular tourist attractions in the country.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Natural Bathing Place Lajšt, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Church of St John the Baptist, and then examine the collection at Oplen House Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Wed): take in the awesome beauty at Vogel, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bohinj, and then see the interesting displays at Pocar Farm.

For where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Bohinjsko Jezero travel route builder app.

Drive from Maribor to Bohinjsko Jezero in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in January, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can drive to Koper.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Natural Bathing Place Lajšt, Pocar Farm, Oplen House Museum
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Natural Bathing Place Lajšt ©
Natural Bathing Place Lajšt
Vogel ©
Vogel
Lake Bohinj ©
Lake Bohinj

3
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Koper

Koper ©
A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
Take a break from the city and head to Karra Karst Escapes and Škocjan Caves. You'll explore and learn at Magical World of Shells Museum and Military Museum Tabor. Explore Koper's surroundings by going to Predjama Castle (in Postojna) and Pivka Park of Military History (in Pivka). And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Strunjan Nature Reserve, see the interesting displays at Koper Regional Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of The Rotunda of St John the Baptist, and get great views at Strunjan Cliff.

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You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Koper in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Bohinjsko Jezero in January, expect Koper to be a bit warmer, temps between °C and °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Koper

Museums Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Piran, Strunjan, Škocjan Caves, Predjama Castle, Karra Karst Escapes
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Military Museum Tabor ©
Military Museum Tabor
Predjama Castle ©
Predjama Castle
Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves

6
nights
Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Galerija Mikame and Railway Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Bled Castle and Romarska c. Matere Bozje will appeal to history buffs. Get out of town with these interesting Ljubljana side-trips: Nativity Museum (Muzej jaslic) (in Brezje), Tourist Information Centre - Galerija (in Postojna) and Kranj (Prešeren House & Prešeren Grove). The adventure continues: stop by Ljubljana Old Town, delve into the distant past at City Museum of Ljubljana, explore the engaging exhibits at House of Illusions, and explore the world behind art at Tiporenesansa.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Ljubljana trip builder app.

Drive from Koper to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In January, Ljubljana is little chillier than Koper - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Museums Shopping Outdoors

Side Trips

Kranj, Bled, Nativity Museum (Muzej jaslic), Tourist Information Centre - Galerija
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Ljubljana Old Town ©
Ljubljana Old Town
Bled Castle ©
Bled Castle
Nature & Wildlife Tours