17 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Kranjska Gora
— 2 nights
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 3 nights
— 3 nights
— 8 nights


Kranjska Gora — 2 nights

A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
On the 16th (Fri), identify plant and animal life at Vršič Pass, then cruise along Mangart Saddle, and then admire the sheer force of Peričnik Falls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take some stellar pictures from Three Country Border, identify plant and animal life at Planica Valley, then glide through natural beauty at Planica Nordic Centre & Zipline, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Jasna.

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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia to Kranjska Gora is an approximately 50-hour car ride. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Jeddah to Kranjska Gora. Traveling from Jeddah in October, expect Kranjska Gora to be much colder, temps between 16°C and 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.
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Bohinjsko Jezero — 3 nights

The mirror-like waters of the largest glacial lake in Slovenia make Bohinjsko Jezero one of the most popular tourist attractions in the country.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bohinjsko Jezero: Kobarid (Krampež Waterfall & Apitourism Kozjak), Church of St. Joseph (in Soča) and Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem) (in Volče). There's still lots to do: explore the activities along Lake Bohinj, take a spin around town with Hike&Bike Slovenia, explore the different monuments and memorials at Ukanc Military Cemetery, and pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St John the Baptist.

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Traveling by car from Kranjska Gora to Bohinjsko Jezero takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Bohinjsko Jezero can reach 16°C, while at night they dip to 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Koper.
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Koper — 3 nights

A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
Take a break from Koper with a short trip to Predjama Castle in Postojna, about 54 minutes away. There's still lots to do: Head underground at Škocjan Caves, admire the landmark architecture of Praetorian Palace, get a tailor-made plan with All Year eBiking, and admire the local landmark of Da Ponte Fountain.

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Traveling by car from Bohinjsko Jezero to Koper takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, Koper is somewhat warmer than Bohinjsko Jezero - with highs of 22°C and lows of 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can drive to Ljubljana.
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Ljubljana — 8 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Get out of town with these interesting Ljubljana side-trips: Homan House (in Škofja Loka), Rakov Škocjan Landscape Park (in Rakek) and Postojna (Adventure Park & Postojna Cave). Spend the 27th (Tue) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle, snap pictures at Triple Bridge, and explore the striking landscape at Vintgar Gorge.

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Traveling by car from Koper to Ljubljana takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Koper in October, expect Ljubljana to be little chillier, temps between 18°C and 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to fly back home.
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Slovenia travel guide

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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.