17 days in Slovenia Itinerary

17 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Drive to Kranjska Gora
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: don't miss a visit to 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 16.5-hour combination of flight and car. 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.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Nature

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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: Church of St. Joseph (in Soča), Kobarid (Krampež Waterfall & Apitourism Kozjak) 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, trek along Golden Horn Fairyland, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St John the Baptist.

To see ratings, maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Bohinjsko Jezero visit website.

You can drive from Kranjska Gora to Bohinjsko Jezero in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In October in Bohinjsko Jezero, expect temperatures between 16°C during the day and 6°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can go by car to Koper.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Tours

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— 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. Next up on the itinerary: Head underground at Škocjan Caves, indulge in some culinary diversions at All Year eBiking, admire the local landmark of Da Ponte Fountain, and indulge in some personalized pampering at Fish Spa Piran.

For more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Koper trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Koper in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Bohinjsko Jezero in October, expect Koper to be somewhat warmer, temps between 22°C and 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Koper

Historic Sites · Nature · Outdoors · Parks

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— 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: Postojna (Adventure Park & Postojna Cave), Homan House (in Škofja Loka) and Rakov Škocjan Landscape Park (in Rakek). Spend the 27th (Tue) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. The adventure continues: wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle, get great views at Ojstrica, and hike along Vintgar Gorge.

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Getting from Koper to Ljubljana by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Koper in October, with highs in Ljubljana at 18°C and lows at 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to fly back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Tours · Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife

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Slovenia travel guide

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.