19 days in Slovenia Itinerary

19 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport, Drive to Kranjska Gora
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Kranjska Gora
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bohinjsko Jezero
— 2 nights
Drive
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Kobarid
— 2 nights
Drive
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Koper
— 3 nights
Drive
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Maribor
— 3 nights
Shuttle
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Ljubljana
— 6 nights
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Kranjska Gora

— 2 nights
A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
When in Kranjska Gora, make a side trip to see Peričnik Falls in Mojstrana, approximately Mojstrana away. Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Vršič Pass, examine the collection at Liznjekova house, take in the awesome beauty at Mojčin Dom na Vitrancu, and make a trip to Prisank Mountain Window.

To find photos, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Kranjska Gora trip itinerary app.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Kranjska Gora is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in September, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can drive to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Nature · Museums · Winter Sports

Side Trip

Find places to stay Sep 15 — 17:

Bohinjsko Jezero

— 2 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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): get engrossed in the history at Oplen House Museum, take a memorable ride with Vogel, then admire the sheer force of Savica Waterfall, and finally explore the activities along Lake Bohinj. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Sun): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Triglav.

For ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read Bohinjsko Jezero itinerary planner.

Drive from Kranjska Gora to Bohinjsko Jezero in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September in Bohinjsko Jezero, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to drive to Kobarid.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Nature · Parks · Winter Sports · Transportation

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 17 — 19:

Kobarid

— 2 nights
At the very heart of picturesque Soca Valley, Kobarid delivers some of the most stunning views of Slovenia's highest peaks, as well as a chance to enjoy some exciting alpine rivers.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): take in breathtaking views at Virje Waterfall, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, and then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Thirsty River Brewing. On the 21st (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the verdant scenery at Soča Valley and then add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

For reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Kobarid online trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Kobarid in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September in Kobarid, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) to allow time to drive to Koper.

Things to do in Kobarid

Adventure · Outdoors · Tours · Nature

Side Trip

Find places to stay Sep 19 — 21:

Koper

— 3 nights
A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
Change things up with these side-trips from Koper: Predjama Castle (in Postojna), Lepa Vida Boutique Winery (in Šempas) and Wine Tours & Tastings (in Vipava). Next up on the itinerary: explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Church, don't miss a visit to Walls of Piran, and examine the collection at Izolana - House of the Sea.

To find more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Koper travel route tool.

Traveling by car from Kobarid to Koper takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Kobarid in September, things will get somewhat warmer in Koper: highs are around 28°C and lows about 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can drive to Maribor.

Things to do in Koper

Wineries · Tours · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 21 — 24:

Maribor

— 3 nights
Cycling may be one of the best ways to tour Maribor, a great base for exploring the surrounding area and conquering Pohorje Mountains.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Maribor: Celje (Celje Regional Museum & City Park), Ptuj (Parish Church of St. Marija - Ptujskogorska Mother of God, Orpheus Monument, &more) and Laško Spa Park (in Laško). There's much more to do: admire the natural beauty at Botanical Garden of University of Maribor, indulge your senses at Big Guy's Wine Tour, stroll around Three Ponds, and learn about winemaking at Vinogradi Horvat - Vineyards Horvat.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Maribor route planner.

Getting from Koper to Maribor by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Koper in September; daily highs in Maribor reach 24°C and lows reach 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a shuttle to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Maribor

Parks · Historic Sites · Wineries · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 24 — 27:

Ljubljana

— 6 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: Bled (Triglav National Park, Colnar - Boatman, &more), Postojna Cave (in Postojna) and Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje). There's lots more to do: stop by Ljubljana Old Town, wander the streets of Metelkova, explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas.

To find other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Ljubljana trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by shuttle from Maribor to Ljubljana takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in September, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to fly back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 27 — Oct 3:

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.