17 days in Slovenia Itinerary

17 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia tour builder

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Ljubljana
— 2 nights
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Kranj
— 1 night
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Bled
— 2 nights
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Lipica
— 1 night
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Koper
— 6 nights
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Piran
— 2 nights
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Postojna
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Novo Mesto
— 1 night
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Celje
— 1 night
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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.
Ljubljana is known for sightseeing, historic sites, and fun & games. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, snap pictures at Dragon Bridge, explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana trip builder app.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Ljubljana. In June, daily temperatures in Ljubljana can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Kranj.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Neighborhoods · Tours · Historic Sites · Parks
Find places to stay Jun 25 — 27:

Kranj

— 1 night
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.
On the 28th (Tue), step into the grandiose world of Ajman Castle, take in the views from Capuchin Bridge, then ponder the design of Plečnik's Arcade & Fountain, and finally don't miss a visit to Tunnels Under Old Kranj.

To find other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Kranj trip planning app.

Kranj is just a stone's throw from Ljubljana. In June in Kranj, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to drive to Bled.

Things to do in Kranj

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jun 27 — 28:

Bled

— 2 nights
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): admire the striking features of Bled Island, trek along Vintgar Gorge, then step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle, and finally glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

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Bled is very close to Kranj. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in June, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Lipica.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites · Adventure

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jun 28 — 30:

Lipica

— 1 night
Known for its Lipizzaner horses, Lipica is nevertheless more than just a horse lover's heaven.
On the 30th (Thu), learn about all things military at Military Museum Tabor, then examine the collection at Lipizzan Museum Lipikum, and then tour the stables at Lipica Stud Farm.

To find ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read Lipica holiday builder app.

Getting from Bled to Lipica by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of shuttle and bus; or take a train. Traveling from Bled in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Lipica, with lows of 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to drive to Koper.

Things to do in Lipica

Museums · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jun 30 — Jul 1:

Koper

— 6 nights
A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
Koper is known for historic sites, sightseeing, and shopping. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: walk around Park Pietro Coppo, enjoy the sand and surf at Zusterna Beach, get outside with Šalet Tunnel, and learn about winemaking at Vinakoper.

To see reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read Koper holiday maker website.

Drive from Lipica to Koper in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in July, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to catch the shuttle to Piran.

Things to do in Koper

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 1 — 7:

Piran

— 2 nights
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Fri): make a trip to Tartini Square, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Church, then kick back and relax at Strunjan Nature Reserve, and finally identify plant and animal life at Sečovlje Salina Nature Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Sat): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, then don't miss a visit to Walls of Piran, then enjoy the sand and surf at Portorož Beach, and finally learn more about the world around you at Magical World of Shells Museum.

To see traveler tips, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Piran travel route planner.

Piran is very close to Koper. July in Piran sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 21°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can go by car to Postojna.

Things to do in Piran

Wildlife · Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 7 — 9:

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.
To see maps, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Postojna online visit planner.

Traveling by car from Piran to Postojna takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Piran in July: high temperatures in Postojna hover around 32°C and lows are around 17°C. On the 9th (Sat), you'll travel to Novo Mesto.

Things to do in Postojna

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors
Find places to stay Jul 9 — 10:

Novo Mesto

— 1 night
Novo Mesto is the city on a bend of the Krka River in the City Municipality of Novo Mesto in southeastern Slovenia, close to the border with Croatia. On the 10th (Sun), pause for some serene contemplation at Novo Mesto Cathedral, admire the natural beauty at Otočec Castle Park, and then examine the collection at Museum of Dolenjska.

For more things to do, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Novo Mesto trip itinerary site.

You can drive from Postojna to Novo Mesto in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Novo Mesto can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Celje.

Things to do in Novo Mesto

Nature · Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
Find places to stay Jul 9 — 10:

Celje

— 1 night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Mon): explore the historical opulence of Celje Castle, then don't miss a visit to Celje Water Tower, then don't miss a visit to Lake Šmartno, and finally ponder the design of Green Gold Beer Fountain.

For ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Celje trip maker site.

Drive from Novo Mesto to Celje in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Celje

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 10 — 11:

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.