18 days in Slovenia Itinerary

18 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Bled
— 3 nights
2
Kranjska Gora
— 4 nights
3
Piran
— 4 nights
4
Ljubljana
— 6 nights

3
nights
Bled

Bled ©
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Venture out of the city with trips to Bohinjsko Jezero (Hike&Bike Slovenia & Lake Bohinj). Spend the 14th (Wed) exploring nature at Triglav National Park. There's much more to do: hike along Vintgar Gorge, head off the coast to Bled Island, get great views at Mala Osojnica, and explore the historical opulence of Bled Castle.

To see reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Bled holiday maker website.

Toronto, Canada to Bled is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is 6 hours. In October in Bled, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Bled

Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Bohinjsko Jezero, Pokljuka Gorge, Vintgar Gorge
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Triglav National Park ©
Triglav National Park
Vintgar Gorge ©
Vintgar Gorge
Bled Castle ©
Bled Castle

4
nights
Kranjska Gora

Kranjska Gora ©
A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
Get out of town with these interesting Kranjska Gora side-trips: Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem) (in Volče), Peričnik Falls (in Mojstrana) and Kobarid (Apitourism Kozjak & Krampež Waterfall). The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at Vršič Pass, make a trip to Prisank Mountain Window, get great views at Mangart Saddle, and hit the slopes at Planica Nordic Centre.

For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Kranjska Gora online trip planner.

Getting from Bled to Kranjska Gora by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Mojstrana, Kobarid, Mangart Saddle, Outdoor Museum Kolovrat (muzej na prostem)
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Peričnik Falls ©
Peričnik Falls
Vršič Pass ©
Vršič Pass
Apitourism Kozjak ©
Apitourism Kozjak

4
nights
Piran

Piran ©
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Change things up with these side-trips from Piran: Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity (in Hrastovlje) and Škocjan Caves (in Škocjan). There's still lots to do: relax in the rural setting at Fonda Fish Farm, don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, admire the striking features of Taverna Koper, and engage your brain at Magical World of Shells Museum.

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Piran day trip planning website.

Drive from Kranjska Gora to Piran in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Kranjska Gora in October, with highs in Piran at 22°C and lows at 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Piran

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Koper, Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity, Fonda Fish Farm, Škocjan Caves
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Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity ©
Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity
Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves
Fonda Fish Farm ©
Fonda Fish Farm

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Postojna (Predjama Castle, Postojna Cave, &more). Spend the 25th (Sun) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's lots more to do: wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Franciscan Church of the Annunciation, stroll around Congress Square (Kongresni trg), and sample some tasty brews at a beer tour and tasting.

To see where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana visit website.

You can drive from Piran to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Piran in October, things will get slightly colder in Ljubljana: highs are around 18°C and lows about 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Tours · Outdoors · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

Postojna
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Postojna Cave ©
Postojna Cave
Ljubljana Old Town ©
Ljubljana Old Town
Ljubljana Castle ©
Ljubljana Castle

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