18 days in Slovenia Itinerary

18 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Radovljica
— 1 night
Taxi
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Bled
— 1 night
Drive
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Piran
— 2 nights
Drive
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Koper
— 3 nights
Drive
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Postojna
— 2 nights
Drive
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Ljubljana
— 5 nights
Drive
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Ptuj
— 1 night
Drive
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Maribor
— 2 nights

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Radovljica

Radovljica is a medieval town right at the footsteps of the Julian Alps.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at St. Kancijan Church, explore the world behind art at Town Hall, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of the Annunciation of Mary, then look for all kinds of wild species at Šmarjetna Mountain, and finally admire the sheer force of Šum Waterfall. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for gifts at WoodWay, examine the collection at Nativity Museum (Muzej jaslic), then pause for some serene contemplation at St Primoz Church, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at St. Jošt Church.

To see other places to visit, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Radovljica trip builder website.

If you are flying in from The Netherlands, the closest major aiport is Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport. In September, daily temperatures in Radovljica can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can drive to Bled.

Things to do in Radovljica

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 7 — 8:

1
night
Bled

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of St. Martin, take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of St. Kancijan, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Lovrenc nad Zabreznico, then contemplate the long history of Church of the Sorrowful Mother of God, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Mark's Church in Vrba, and finally steep yourself in history at France Preseren's Birth House - museum.

To see ratings, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Bled online route builder.

Bled is just a stone's throw from Radovljica. September in Bled sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Bled

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Sep 8 — 9:

2
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Piran

Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Thu): examine the collection at Sergej Mašera Maritime Museum, glide peacefully along the water with Bananaway, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Francis of Assisi, then pause for some serene contemplation at Marija Snežne Church, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Piran Minorite Monastery, and finally look for gifts at Nika's Tiny House.

To see ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Piran trip itinerary tool.

You can drive from Bled to Piran in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Bled in September: high temperatures in Piran hover around 28°C and lows are around 17°C. On the 11th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Koper.

Things to do in Piran

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trip

Find places to stay Sep 9 — 11:

3
nights
Koper

A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
Visiting Debeli Rtič Landscape Park and Zusterna Beach will get you outdoors. Popular historic sites such as Kidrič Street and St. Anne's Friary are in your itinerary. There's lots more to do: get a taste of the local shopping with Loza Gallery, get to know the fascinating history of Villa on Republic Square, step into the grandiose world of Socerb Castle, and contemplate the long history of Fontico.

To find photos, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Koper trip itinerary planner.

Koper is just a stone's throw from Piran. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in September, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Postojna.

Things to do in Koper

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 11 — 14:

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Mon): explore the historical opulence of Grad Prem, then take in the awesome beauty at Slivnica, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Planina Cave. Keep things going the next day: view the masterpieces at Tourist Information Centre - Galerija, then stop by Guštarna, and then examine the collection at Karst Museum.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Postojna trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Drive from Koper to Postojna in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Koper in September, things will get slightly colder in Postojna: highs are around 24°C and lows about 11°C. You'll have a few hours on the 16th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Postojna

Museums · Shopping · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 14 — 16:

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Ljubljana

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
You've now added OrCa Cruelty-Free Shop to your itinerary. Cankarjevo Nabrežje and National Museum of Contemporary History are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore hidden gems such as Ljubljana Central Market and Škofja Loka Castle. Step out of Ljubljana to go to Stahovica and see Velika Planina, which is approximately 50 minutes away. Dedicate the 18th (Fri) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's still lots to do: glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, explore the world behind art at National Gallery, walk around Congress Square (Kongresni trg), and take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas.

To find photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana tour itinerary website.

Getting from Postojna to Ljubljana by car takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or take a bus; or take a train. In September in Ljubljana, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 11°C at night. You will leave for Ptuj on the 21st (Mon).

Things to do in Ljubljana

Tours · Wineries · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 16 — 21:

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Ptuj

A tour of Ptuj reveals an old town filled with new experiences.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. George, learn about winemaking at Ptuj Wine Cellar, then take in panoramic vistas at Ptuj City Tower, and finally appreciate the history behind Orpheus Monument.

To find more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Ptuj trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Ptuj in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In September, daily temperatures in Ptuj can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Maribor.

Things to do in Ptuj

Historic Sites · Wineries
Find places to stay Sep 21 — 22:

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Maribor

Cycling may be one of the best ways to tour Maribor, a great base for exploring the surrounding area and conquering Pohorje Mountains.
On the 22nd (Tue), appreciate the extensive heritage of Trg Svobode Square, awaken your taste buds at Big Guy's Wine Tour, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Plague Column, and finally don't miss a visit to Lutkovno gledalisce Maribor. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed): get to know the fascinating history of Grajski Trg square, then learn about winemaking at Ramšak Winery, then examine the collection at Museum of National Liberation, and finally let the kids burn off some steam at Maribor City Park.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Maribor holiday planner.

Drive from Ptuj to Maribor in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. In September in Maribor, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 24th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Maribor

Wineries · Fun & Games · Historic Sites · Parks
Find places to stay Sep 22 — 24:

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.