20 days in Slovenia Itinerary

20 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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1
Postojna
— 4 nights
2
Kranjska Gora
— 5 nights
3
Piran
— 3 nights
4
Ljubljana
— 7 nights

4
nights
Postojna

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.
Get out of town with these interesting Postojna side-trips: Cross Cave (in Grahovo), Hrastovlje (Chiesetta Romanica Con Danza Macabra & Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity) and Lipica Stud Farm (in Lipica). The adventure continues: Head underground at Postojna Cave, step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle, make a trip to Museo Militare Di Pivka, and head outdoors with Adventure Park.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Postojna trip itinerary planning website.

Frankfurt, Germany to Postojna is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also drive; or do a combination of flight, shuttle, and train. In August, daily temperatures in Postojna can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to drive to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Postojna

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Hrastovlje, Škocjan Caves, Cross Cave, Cerknica Lake, Vipava River Spring
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Postojna Cave ©
Postojna Cave
Predjama Castle ©
Predjama Castle
Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves

5
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.
Attractions like Vršič Pass and Zelenci Nature Reserve make great kid-friendly stops. Explore Kranjska Gora's surroundings by going to The Source of Soca River (in Soča), Peričnik Waterfall (in Mojstrana) and Bovec (Kayaking & Canoeing, Golf Club Bovec, &more). The adventure continues: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mojčin Dom na Vitrancu, look for all kinds of wild species at Planica Valley, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Jasna, and make a trip to Tromeja -Triple border.

For more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Kranjska Gora sightseeing site.

Drive from Postojna to Kranjska Gora in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Bovec, The Source of Soca River, Peričnik Waterfall, Kobarid Museum
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Vršič Pass ©
Vršič Pass
Mojčin Dom na Vitrancu ©
Mojčin Dom na Vitrancu
Nadiza ©
Nadiza

3
nights
Piran

Piran ©
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Kids will enjoy Magical World of Shells Museum and Strunjan Nature Reserve. There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Tartini Square, get curious at Mediadom Pyrhani, admire the striking features of Benečanka Venetian House, and view the masterpieces at Nika's Tiny House.

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, use the Piran online journey planner.

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. Traveling from Kranjska Gora in August, things will get a bit warmer in Piran: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Piran

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Strunjan, Portorož, Koper Regional Museum, Park Pietro Coppo
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Magical World of Shells Museum ©
Magical World of Shells Museum
Strunjan Nature Reserve ©
Strunjan Nature Reserve
Strunjan Cliff ©
Strunjan Cliff

7
nights
Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Kids will enjoy Triglav National Park and Bled Castle. Venture out of the city with trips to Plečnik's Arcade & Fountain (in Kranj), Bohinjsko Jezero (Hike&Bike Slovenia & Lake Bohinj) and Bled (St. Martin's Parish Church, Parasailing & Paragliding, &more). There's much more to do: stop by Ljubljana Old Town, trek along Vintgar Gorge, explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, and snap pictures at Triple Bridge.

To see photos, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana trip itinerary planning tool.

Getting from Piran to Ljubljana by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Piran in August, with highs in Ljubljana at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trips

Bled, Bohinjsko Jezero, Plečnik's Arcade & Fountain, Vintgar Gorge
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Triglav National Park ©
Triglav National Park
Ljubljana Old Town ©
Ljubljana Old Town
House of Experiments - Hisa eksperimentov ©

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